Bilic was not helped by being forced to play their first three league matches away from home while the London Stadium was readied for football after hosting the athletics World Championships.
Certainly, it was a vast improvement on the first three games when West Ham conceded 10 goals in three defeats. For the winless and goalless Crystal Palace, that realisation saw Frank de Boer sacked.
"I am going to try and keep that form going". Dimitri Payet: "I know how to be a d***head".
"I think Huddersfield had probably been watching us in the previous games and I think they may have been surprised with how dynamic we were".
"That's what I've been focused on. Yes I said some things - at the end of the day I'm 49 - I said them, and I wasn't drunk".
U.S. steps up Qatar crisis diplomacy, lauds Kuwait's mediation
Kuwait is a staunch American ally trying to mediate a festering diplomatic crisis involving Qatar and its Arab neighbors. He said both sides wanted peace and that the United States had "tremendous talent" working on the problem.
Tom Ince rattled the crossbar late on for Huddersfield but ultimately they were brought back down to earth after their hugely encouraging start to life in the Premier League. "It was not really about how we played, it was about getting three points and thankfully we have done that".
Frustrated Huddersfield Town Heach Coach, David Wagner, said: "We deserved defeat".
"Defensively we were okay, we were aware of West Ham's direct style and we defended set pieces okay".
"We weren't fearless enough, confident enough, we made so many unforced errors, so many poor decisions".