Posting New Hubs and My Score Goes Down

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  1. GmaGoldie profile image76
    GmaGoldieposted 7 years ago

    Oh, I work and work then I publish and my score goes down - why isn't there a grace period - this is so disheartening.  Just when I think I am making progress my score dumps.

    Argh!

    Should I never publish unless the new Hub is above a certain score?

    Please help!

    1. profile image0
      ankigarg87posted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Don't concentrate on score.just concentrate on writing good hubs.score automatically rises up

    2. shazwellyn profile image66
      shazwellynposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Your authorscore is above 74, so dont worry!

    3. David 470 profile image84
      David 470posted 7 years agoin reply to this

      My score seems to go up to 97 when I had no activity then goes down when I do. Ironic is it not?

  2. BobbiRant profile image60
    BobbiRantposted 7 years ago

    Well it happens to me constantly.  Hub score nose dives whenever I sneeze.  Hang in there, the screwy system rating the hubs is nuts anyway.

  3. Uninvited Writer profile image82
    Uninvited Writerposted 7 years ago

    It doesn't matter what your score is...

    I find that if I write a hub and not publish it for a few days the score does start to rise. And usually, if I publish right away the score starts to rise in a day or two.

  4. relache profile image84
    relacheposted 7 years ago

    You are making a false attribution.  You can't correlate score fluctuations to direct actions, as admin has repeatedly said that's not how the system works (unless you are a spammer).

  5. goodmovies profile image72
    goodmoviesposted 7 years ago

    The thing to do is to keep focused on publishing high quality content on a consistent basis. If you do that, and participate in the community, you'll see your hubscore and your authorscore rise over time.

    1. johnorton profile image57
      johnortonposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Agree.  Hard work always pays  smile

  6. WryLilt profile image90
    WryLiltposted 7 years ago

    Would you rather publish 30 hubs in a month and make some decent cash from them after a few weeks (and see your hubscore slump).

    OR

    Publish 3 hubs in the month, make a few cents but see your hubscore rise to 100?

    I know what I'd prefer!

  7. Simone Smith profile image93
    Simone Smithposted 7 years ago

    Yah- don't worry too much about your HubScore - it changes here and there and is kind of random sometimes.  Just ignore it and focus on your writing and you'll find things get a lot easier!  That's what I did when I first started on the site and my HubScore seems to be doing fine enough big_smile

  8. Flightkeeper profile image70
    Flightkeeperposted 7 years ago

    I agree GMAGoldie, don't put your knickers in a twist over your huscore, it's not worth it.  It's more important to pay attention to publishing well written hubs cause that is important.

  9. lex123 profile image68
    lex123posted 7 years ago

    I too believe in writing good and useful content, than sitting and worrying about the changing of hubscore. It will come and go repeatedly,  but publishing more useful hubs are the ones we have to bother about.

  10. Bard of Ely profile image86
    Bard of Elyposted 7 years ago

    I find my hubscore goes down very often after I publish a new hub. I used to be worried about it but I am not any more because it always goes back up after a day or so. I am more concerned with getting new hubs published than whether my score drops.

  11. b. Malin profile image70
    b. Malinposted 7 years ago

    I have to agree.  MY score went from 91 - to 88 then back up to 90.  I've published 32 Hubs.  Received nice comments...had over 1,000 hits.  What am I missing?  But after reading all of your comments here on the Forum...I'm going to FORGET ABOUT IT...and just enjoy doing... what I do best...WRITING!

 
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