Should you ever delete your hubs?
Is there ever a time you should delete one of your hubs, or should you just add to things you've written and not take away? Is there a benefit either way?
I always try to add to, to revise and make better. Maybe that's just me. I don't like to get rid of things I've created. See what others say.... Interesting topic.
I have unpublished a few of my hubs, but never could bring myself to delete any. I just can't seem to part with them. Others I have unpublished, edited, and published again.
I had to delete one hub when i was very new here and it had some violations. Yesterday night, i unpublished one of my hubs but i don't think i will delete it- AM just doing some editing and i will republish it again
No real reason to delete unless for some reason you do not feel the hub is of you standards aside from getting a violation and having to remove it just keep revising and updating to keep your hubs current and up to date or focus else where but no real benefit to nuke them.
I deleted one of my first Hubs. It had violated the rule of having duplicate content. It was my own piece of work though, published somewhere else, saved on my computer. I didn't realize it at first, took it down and then deleted it.
That way I didn't lose my piece of work for real and other Hubs I always try to improve. Deleting a Hub in general, is a drastic measure. I would do so if there's no other way of improving.
by CWanamaker3 years ago
Have you ever chosen to delete any of your hubs?If so, why? Did it have the affect that you were looking for?
by Anna Marie Bowman9 years ago
I started writing a hub a week ago, and decided to delete it. I deleted it about 4 or 5 days ago, but it is still showing up. Usually, they disappear after a day or so, but this one is still there. Is...
by Liz Elias4 years ago
One or two of my hubs have fallen victim to the "does not meet quality standards" empty bubble.In one case, I imagine it is because the hub falls under the "purely personal" category, better suited...
by Eric Dierker4 years ago
What does HP want us to do with unpublished HubsI cannot find any guidance on this issue
by Sally Gulbrandsen3 years ago
I know that our own views are counted on the stats page but I have not opened this hub to edit it today and yet I can see that I have had four visits!
by Person of Interest7 years ago
It would behoove HP to do a traffic check of the unpublished hubs…Not a joke.You might be very unpleasantly surprised.Have your delete hub button ready…
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