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How does one become a featured Hubber?

  1. Dewey Cheatem profile image72
    Dewey Cheatemposted 8 years ago

    I would like to generate more traffic to my hubs. I see on the main HubPages that along the top there is a space that is called featured hubs. How do I get my hub there?

  2. Stevennix2001 profile image91
    Stevennix2001posted 8 years ago

    i honestly have no idea either.  i too would love to become one.  However, from what I've noticed from the people that are featured, tend to have both high ratings and a lot of followers.  therefore, i think a lot of it will depend on the quality of your work and how many people can you get to like your writing.  at least that's my theory at least.

  3. OregonWino profile image70
    OregonWinoposted 8 years ago

    I would love to know the answer to this as well, not that I think my hubs are good enough to warrant consideration yet...but it gives me something to shoot for!

    1. kmackey32 profile image68
      kmackey32posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Yea I want to know too. lol

  4. sunforged profile image76
    sunforgedposted 8 years ago

    I dont know for sure, I dont think I have ever been a featured hubber, but  I have had a featured hub and it seemed to make it up because of quick high traffic from hub sources and lots and lots of comments.

    I think its just a score thing, most of those hub are in the 96-100 score range

    these are just guesses

    1. Richieb799 profile image80
      Richieb799posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      yes Ive wondered this, if you notice all of the people included have very high author scores

  5. sunforged profile image76
    sunforgedposted 8 years ago

    you know, i log directly into the affiliate settings page, i never see "featured hubbers" ,,but i went to peak...and you appear on mine!


  6. Dame Scribe profile image60
    Dame Scribeposted 8 years ago

    I think it has to do with traffic and amount of promotional efforts put into your Hubvertising wink

  7. AEvans profile image78
    AEvansposted 8 years ago

    Just keep writing all of us have been there but many of us have not paid attention. lololoo big_smile

  8. profile image0
    khmohsinposted 8 years ago

    I think you have to bribe the Hubpages team or editors big_smile

  9. rebekahELLE profile image88
    rebekahELLEposted 7 years ago

    I have wondered this also. it seems to always be the same people whenever I check. isn't there a more democratic way of featuring the many different hubbers here?  it would give more hubbers exposure if it included a wider variety of writers?

  10. Pearldiver profile image80
    Pearldiverposted 7 years ago

    Well I might as well get my Hubber Score Dropped below 90 for asking the same question hmm

    Even though my Hublove 'Who's Linked to Me?' BS is 100% and I have 7 red arrows for increased traffic....
    WTF? My hubs can't seem to ever score over 89.... That in itself is highly questionable when the quality of that content is matched off against the inferior content/higher scores of certain 'others' here!

    Surely you've worked out some of the problem Rebekah hmm

    I liked it far more a year ago sad

    Where has that 'Fun' Spirit gone... I wonder hmm

    1. rebekahELLE profile image88
      rebekahELLEposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      well, I don't check the page every day, but it seems it has to do with a recent hub and views. there are plenty of writers here who don't write every day because of other responsibilities. I like to see new hubbers featured that I don't know or have never read or just some variety. hmm

      I've never seen you featured PD, and your hubs are amazing.
      you're right, it used to be more exciting to see the different hubs featured, now it's guaranteed to be the same select few.

      PD, a video for you! smile http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QpbSQFJ4 … re=related  [it's raining here]