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There are probably many reasons. One is that if you have a high Hubber score, potential readers are more likely to take you seriously, and to read one of your hubs on a topic that they're only marginally interested in. In other words, a high Hubber score generates traffic. Of course, there's always an element of American competitiveness.
Larry's right. I also think that it is helpful for increasing traffic because when you get a 100 hubscore, you move to the top of the "Hubbers" list. (You can find this list above, next to "Answers".)
Because we all strive to be the best and a score of 100 gives a little bit of that feeling.
For many 100 is just a number. Is traffic from hubpages really to be taken into consideration after hitting 100 ?
TO make the really BIG BUCKS that's why.Does that make sence to you.
by Fluffymetal7 years ago
First of all, JOB WELL DONE!! Do you have any secrets about keeping a high score that you would be kind enough to share?
by Shadesbreath6 years ago
Ok, so, on rare occasions, I hit 100 as a hubber score. I like to think it's because of my literary genius, but the truth is, it only proves that HubPages still hasn't figured out how to master it's search-engine...
by Trudy Cooper3 years ago
Why do you think the hub with the highest score was scored higher than your others? Interested to know.
by Nell Rose5 years ago
I was on a 100 two days ago, then realising that my Groups were in a bit of a muddle I spent two hours sorting them out last night, adding them to the right hubs etc, now for the first time in two years I have dropped...
by imatellmuva6 years ago
My Grandmother used to say, "Every frog praises his own pond."I finally got a profile score of 100, and I am proudly exclaiming excitement!!!...it'll be gone tomorrow...or TONIGHT...or the next couple of hours...
by Kate Swanson4 years ago
I'd like to suggest we get rid of Hubber Score - and perhaps even Hub Scores. They:- are constantly misunderstood;- cause a lot of upset and grief in the forums; and- encourage newbie Hubbers to direct their...
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