Is HubPages still un-indexing Hubs?
I noticed my active hubs now have an H and my “idle” hubs having nothing. The zzz program was HATED among hubber and I am not surprised to see it removed, since it did not really improve the quality of HubPages. It just frustrated Hubbers. My question is, does Hubpages still deindexing idle hubs and just making it look prettier or did they remove the idle hub policy?
The idling status has been removed, and now hubs are being shown as either 'featured' or not featured. There's a blog entry about it, and a forum entry here: http://hubpages.com/forum/topic/105917
by Nell Rose 3 years ago
I have had a real drop in views over the past few weeks, and as others have too, I just presumed it was Google panda or the usual drop we often get. But I decided to check in google search, and something strange has happened. I can't find many of my hubs. I have only checked a few so far but they...
by Carolee Samuda 5 years ago
Usually I can find my articles on Google within a few hours, sometimes minutes. Now it seems I can't even find my articles on the site for more than 36 hours after they are published.I believe the new idle feature is affecting how hubs are indexed. Doesn't this affect traffic? What is causing this...
by Paul Edmondson 5 years ago
We really appreciated the feedback from the community and want to continue to incorporate feedback into this feature that will be released in informational mode today so people can see it in their my account.The blog post announcing the feature is here...
by Rinita Sen 5 years ago
In a recent initiative, HubPages has begun to de-index all those hubs that do not get much traffic. One way, they say, is to edit those hubs and refresh the content so that they generate traffic. While this may be a solution for articles, it does not make any sense to poetry. I am sure all fellow...
by Tony 5 years ago
Having just started to look at webmaster tools this may be in the wrong section and it may be just my complete lack of understanding but;Google webmasters tools and the "index status" tab should return a graph according to their description that should continue to grow as pages are...
by Dr. John Anderson 5 years ago
The Googlebot visits new hubs within 30-60 minutes while they are in 'Pending' mode and the NOINDEX tag is in place for 24 Hours. This means that the bot does not index the page, and does not return for days or weeks. New pages do not get indexed for days or weeks. This causes lost traffic and lost...
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