I found the banners and a widget with the banners if I copy and paste that to my blog will it register to me for any referrals that click it.
It's so confusing about the trackers and stuff. Why can't I just put the banner on my blog and it work like that?
Please help me!!
The link explains how the referral program works, http://hubpages.com/faq/#affiliate
This link explains how trackers work, http://hubpages.com/my/trackers
My best suggestion to you would be to actually take the time to read ALL of the "help" section that HubPages provides, and to explore and read every single link listed under "your account" on your account page. So far everything you've asked about in this thread and your other has had an answer that's been immediately available to you on the HubPages site.
To create a clickable link from your banner, go to your blog, add the image and there you add the hubpage link (URL), including your tracker where it says "link"
A quick guide to using your referral URLs.
Go to your account, click on "url trackers"
This is where you create a code to use in your referral link..You already have an automated one!, you can name new ones and use them where you like to track how popular some are performing than others, or you can make life easier and just use one which is the referral code "tracking token" you have already been asigned... ...
How to use them..
If you want to leave a link to your hub or hubpages at your blog or anywhere, you would do it like this..
My tracking token code is 2ys4zza4lfis2
So when i want to leave a link to hubpages or my hubs.....I do it like this....
Without my tracking code-->http://hubpages.com/profile/compu-smart
With my tracking code-->http://hubpages.com/_2ys4zza4lfis2/profile/compu-smart
Hope this helps! if not, i suggest you take up relaches advice...
by beta10708 years ago
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by kerryg7 years ago
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by ramesh9 years ago
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by Cat3 years ago
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by Dorsi Diaz7 years ago
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