Why are some of my hub titles appearing in purple?
It doesn't seem to be anything to do with their age as some are older and one was only published yesterday. There does not seem to be an explanation in the list at the bottom of the page.
Hi, Bronwen. I have noticed this, too. The ones in purple seem to be hubs that I have recently interacted with in some way: an edit or comment, for example. I'll be waiting with you for an answer.
I think they are purple because you clicked that link recently. This seems to be the same thing as google searches where a link you already clicked is purple and the ones you didn't click are still blue.
Thanks for this question: I have noticed that 2 of my Hubs are in purple and several traffic web addresses are in purple. I check back for the answer.
Its not only hub titles, but anything you clicked on recently turns purple. I was going to ask this question a few days ago when I 1st noticed it.
Nothing bad seems to have happened to our hubs, so I guess it's OK. Thanks for all the helpful ideas.
I don't have the answer, but I am curious. I'll keep checking back to see if there is an answer posted. It doesn't seem to have any adverse affect however, which is good since a few of mine are purple.
I noticed that too and will keep checking this question for more answers. Thank you BlossomSB for raising it.
I was hoping HP would respond to this. I am seeing the same thing in some that I have recently edited.
You know, it's just because you viewed your hub, I don't think it necessarily means anything wrong, but its my favorite color, what could go wrong with that? Lol
There's no problem. Links that are clicked on will turn to a purple text form indicating that they've been clicked by you before. It will remain this way for your entire internet browsing session or perhaps even longer until you've cleared the cache and cookies.
I wonder how long it takes if one does not 'clear the cache and cookies?' I don't even know what computer cookies are! I can clear up the ones at home quicktime!
Cookies are encrypted information saves like when your browser asks to save a user name and password. Cache is where frequently visited pages are stored. The links become purple and your computer will load a webpage from Cache if there an no changes.
Thanks for the question. I have been wondering this, too. So glad someone had a logical answer!
thanks for the question. i too have noticed this and glad some one asked the question and thanks for the answer too
by Liz Elias 8 years ago
I've noticed that of the titles in the list of articles on the "My Account" page, some are purple; others are still blue. Likewise some of the titles of forum posts and Q&A...Is there any significance to this, or just a design change being implemented in stages?
by Jean Bakula 8 years ago
I was just on my account page and some hubs are listed in purple. What does this mean? Thanks.
by Natalie Frank 4 years ago
I'm a little confused over the coding for our Hubs on our Account Page. I currently have a Hub that is printed in purple (and have different ones printed in purple off and on.) It says this means it is not published but at the same time it has the icon for Featured Article by it. ...
by Faith Reaper 4 years ago
I apologize, but it seems a "Best" answer was chosen on my question when I did not choose it. I hope the HP Team can help me or someone can inform me why that happened! I noticed it via my phone and I knew that I did not choose an answer and I was not going to do so any time...
by Vince 6 years ago
On my account page all my hubs are in purple and one is blue, how come one is blue?I figure this has something to do with links, I know it is not because I clicked on it because that has nothnig to do with it-I have tried and others stay purple after clicking on them.
by IzzyM 9 years ago
I was writing a hub earlier (on another subdomain) and thought it would tie in nicely with another hub I wrote about peripheral vascular disease.So I highlighted those words in the text and went looking for it under 'other hubs' where 20 were listed and mine wasn't there.Neither was there any hub...
Copyright © 2021 Maven Media Brands, LLC and respective content providers on this website. HubPages® is a registered trademark of Maven Coalition, Inc. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. Maven Media Brands, LLC and respective content providers to this website may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|