Why do I have negative page views (i.e. -4) when I pull up traffic sources?
I assume it's an error in whatever formula/logarithm HubPages uses to calculate page views. It has happened on and off for years. The traffic sources page is best used as a general representation of your traffic rather than 100% accurate statistics.
by Melissa Flagg COA OSC 6 years ago
I just checked my traffic sources page and this is what I saw:Anyone else seeing this? It's a bit unnerving lol all the numbers at the top are completely absurd and are negative.
by monkeyminds 5 years ago
Why do I have negative numbers of referrals from a source in my traffic sources tallies?EX: -4 facebook
by Linda Crist 3 years ago
For the past 48 hours,, my total views (as shown on my account summary) are decreasing, then increasing, then decreasing again. Yesterday I watched the daily view go from 309 to 263 then back to 300.; How does this affect income and when will the counts be reliable again?
by The Reminder 6 years ago
Why won't my digg.com views appear on my traffic sources list?I have several views on my digg articles but yet no views on my traffic sources. Why is that?
by mroconnell 10 years ago
When you click on "View Stats" for a hub, you'll see the message "Top Traffic Sources - (not all views have a discernable source)"Why exactly is this? Don't most analytics programs show the source? Also, why doesn't it ever show direct traffic (like people just...
by zebtron 4 years ago
Just wanted people to know that we are aware of an issue that is resulting in a subset of account level traffic sources to show as negative here.http://hubpages.com/my/hubs/traffic-sourcesWe are aware of the issue and are working to resolve it.Thank you for your continued patience.
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