What makes hub score go up and down?
Take several Hubs on your list... watch their scores from day to day... Maybe the top three or five even. One day number five ends up number one... and number one goes down several slots. Im watching it all... and trying to figure it our because it is obviously is not by counted hits or I would see it in page views... there have been no accolades awarded so that is not it.... What makes some articles rise to the top with few page views and others (Better articles even) drop down in Hub score?
It can depend largely on the content of the hub. How many text capsules do you have? Photo capsules? Do you use links, or youtube videos?
Are there a lot of comments on your hub? Community interaction can have long ranging effects on a hub. Are there links to your hub in other places on the internet? This can cause it to get a higher rating.
And of course views, which when factored in can help a hub raise it's score. Top views doesn't necessarily mean top hub. My hub with the highest score is my hub about supernatural powers which has a ton of comments on it. But my hub with the most views is a poem about moving forward in life after a breakup.
I have one hub that is on the first page of Google search results, and gets lots of hits (about Iran & war) the other hub that gets few hits at all is on the third page of Google... about a poisoning situation. Just weird. Thanks for commenti
If you suggest links to other hubs within your own hub then you increase your 'hub karma' which increases your score, this is just one contributing factor to your overall score.
What I have realized is that my hubs that get the most views from Hubpages tend to rise faster than those that get organic traffic. Other hubbers say different but your score depends also on the amount of feedback, votes and so forth. For instance I publish two hubs on the same day and one climbs faster. The one that climbs faster is the one with more HP hits and comments. The other with less HP views and comments will lag. Based on one year of observations (my personal opinion) is that the calculations are based on several factors including how popular the hub is on the site. The calculation results are delayed so you will see the hub climb even after the traffic has trickled.
by yellowbutterfly 9 months ago
Can someone tell me what is the 'hub score' please? It seems to have no relevance to the number of page views on my hubs.Thanks!yellowbutterfly
by Catherine Giordano 3 years ago
My Hub "People Almost Met: Lily at the Pool" recently had a hub score of 100 and stayed at the level for about two weeks. Now it is in the 60's. It has lots of comments and about average views (for my hubs). Anyone know what I can do about this?
by Liz Elias 16 months ago
Hi--me again.. I was reading that there is a 'nofollow' generated on hubs with scores of 50 or under, so I've un-published all of mine that were down in that range. The result is that my total hub count is now way down, so that instead of 10 more hubs to 100, I've now got to...
by Sondra Rochelle 3 years ago
For a good number of weeks my hubber score has hovered around the 100 mark. Two days ago it started falling, and as I write this, it is down to 89! If this keeps up, it will be 0 in a week! No rhyme or reason to it, but it leaves me wondering why this is happening. I know...
by TripleAMom 6 years ago
What makes a hub score fall?I am new to Hubpages as of this week and was happy to see my hubscore increase regularly over the last few days, but today it started falling a few points. I am trying to follow advice and make comments and hub hop, etc. Why do the scores fall WITH activity?
by epsonok0 4 years ago
This, after another user made the last part make sense to me. Is what I hope to be the master forumla for your hub score. Helping all of us understand how meaningless or meaningfull it may or may not be.1. Your hub views2. Your rating on hub hops3. Your comments on your hubs.4. Weather or not you...
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