Rewriting a Featured Article

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  1. varunsd profile image46
    varunsdposted 7 weeks ago


    I have one of the articles that have been featured. I feel that the contents of the published featured article need some changes with an update.

    Can I re-write the featured article and change the title of the featured article? Will that affect the current article scores including views and also my hubber score?

    Please advise. Thanks.

  2. theraggededge profile image98
    theraggededgeposted 7 weeks ago


    Article scores and hubber scores are irrelevant. Take no notice. The only thing that matters now is which site the article is on. If it's on then sad If on discover.hubpages then smile If on a network site it's smile smile smile

    Your edits won't change any of the past and current statistics, i.e. your current views as of today won't be affected. However they may change tomorrow and for the future, either for better or for worse. No one can predict.

    If you think the article will benefit from the changes and will attract more readers, go ahead.

    1. varunsd profile image46
      varunsdposted 7 weeks agoin reply to this

      Thanks for the information shared smile

      1. CYong74 profile image98
        CYong74posted 7 weeks agoin reply to this

        Over the last 2 years, I've rewritten some of my earlier hubs and they were then picked for the niche sites. However, none did well at all. One area pointed out by other hubbers is that the URL remains the same, and that's usually a key SEO consideration.

        Vice versa, when I delete, rewrite, and republish, it's a different story.

        The above is for significant rewrites, of course. If traffic is steady, I usually just update, carefully, and that helps.

        1. varunsd profile image46
          varunsdposted 6 weeks agoin reply to this

          Thank you for the information


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