Do "Vote Downs" in the Answers section affect your Author's Score?
I answered a few controversial questions today and watched my score go down rather than stay the same or go up. Mmm...
I could be wrong, but I don't buy the answer by Ingenira; and the reason that I don't is that when Misha was making a hundred bucks a day, I had five or six points higher than him on the author score; but I was about half way to my first adsense check.
I don't think anyone actually knows the answer to your question . . . except for the staff here, and they aren't saying.
Although no one will "ever know", my guess is very slightly. A few voted down answers will never drop you more than 5 points.
by rLcasaLme6 years ago
I've seen answers and mostly were really the best possible answer to that particular question. The answer actually makes others redundant or of lesser value.So, why do these answers get a vote down?
by Susannah Birch6 years ago
I haven't seen a thread on this (feel free to post the link if there is).Hubpages will soon be giving ad share for questions.From the Hubpages weekly newsletter:While some of these Questions are winning prize money, all...
by SpaceShanty4 years ago
Another Hubber mentioned this in a forum reply, can someone please give me more info. Does a Low Hubber Score Directly Affect Your Links making them 'NoFollow'?
by schoolgirlforreal7 years ago
by Kate Swanson6 years ago
It's been pointed out on another thread that the voting buttons probably mean people are LESS likely to use the "share" buttons.Hubbers like to support other Hubbers and it's all too easy to hit the voting...
by Sweetsusieg6 years ago
If you are voted down in an answer, does that affect your author score?I have noticed that my author score has went down a few notches, it seems to coincide when I have answered a question and someone doesn't like the...
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