Yep your right, on this occassion it wasn't to draw personal attention but attention to us all as a community. Thanks for the blog post guys, appreciate it, and glad that it could raise a smile from the Hubpages team in which has undoubtedly been a tiring few days for you all
I would say that the point of presenting it here was that it was a hub for hubbers, not for search engines - and it pertains directly to what has been happening to all of us since Thursday. Posting it here brings it to us in the here and now when we should be reading it....not next week or next month when the goalposts have maybe moved again.
I thought the hub was hopeful...perhaps even cautiously optimistic for the future outcome, because we make a great team.
I know you weren't looking for a pat on the back from us, but this Hub really meant a lot to me, personally, as it echoes the feelings I have towards our awesome, diverse community. I've passed it on to the rest of the team and retweeted it from my personal account.
Anyone who knows SEO knows that Google prefers fresh content but when our newely published hubs undergo the 24 hour pending publication with a no index tag added to the robot txt our hubs loose their freshness by the...