Is there something in this system that tells us how many characters we have in a hub?
If we are only allowed 1 amazon capsule per 50 related words, how do we know we have enough words if there is nothing in the system to tell us how many words we have as we are writing a new hub?
When you are editing the text capsule, up in the left had corner it gives you a word count. It will be to the left of the help ? icon.
Each Hub has a word count in the top left corner of the hub. Go back and edit one of your Hubs and you can see it clearly.
If you press the "stats" link at the top of any of your hubs, you find a Hub Metrics tab. Click on that and it will give you the word count for your hub. It will also give you other info like when you first published the hub and incoming links.
While you are writing a new hub, each text box calculates how many words you've written in that capsule as you type. At the top left hand side of the text capsule, it says "Words" and has a number beside it. You will notice as you type, the words will go up and if you delete anything, it recalculates and the numbers go down. That is a very useful feature while creating your hub.
by Carolee Samuda 5 years ago
I was hub hopping and had to flag a few hubs for being substandard (word count). One hub had exactly 10 words and 2 photos. There should be a way the system prevents you from publishing a hub like that except if it's in the poetry section.
by LondonDuchess 10 years ago
Is there a limit to the number of words a capsule can contain?If you have written quite a large capsule - is it possible to divide it into two or more smaller ones in order to add pictures between the smaller capsules.Is there an easy way to count the number of words in the capsule / Hub (sorry if...
by Kate Swanson 3 years ago
Janderson just submitted some great suggestions on this thread:http://hubpages.com/forum/topic/126313#post2666393and I think this one deserves a suggestion post on its own.We're always being told to be discriminating with our Amazon capsules - less is more, they must be directly related, etc...
by Paul Deeds 7 years ago
As Cagsil noticed, we are in the process of testing out some changes to our text capsule editor. It's been turned on for a small number of specially selected trial users for a couple of days already, and now it's available to all. In order to switch, just change the settings on your...
by Sally Gulbrandsen 5 years ago
It is my understanding that we are only entitled to have two Amazon Ads on a Hub. I still see many Hubs with more than two Ads and also Hubs with several capsules which contain two Ads each. What is the official ruling about this please?
by saleheensblog 7 years ago
If the minimum words for a hub is set 200 HP will get rid of a thousands of sub-standard contents automatically. No hub should be allowed to publish until it has at least 200 words. If possible 300 words. Poems can be the only exception.
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