HubPages referral links are meant to be used when sharing HubPages offsite, however it is still (as it stands) technically possible to include them in Hubs.
That said, I wouldn't add any link to a Hub that is not explicitly related to its subject matter (as unrelated links are against HubPages' publishing standards and may lead to a Hub being moderated).
I hope that helps!!
Yea .. I have seen referral tracker but I don't know more about it.. What is a referral token?? I havnt seen that..
by Marina 4 years ago
As part of our ongoing efforts to improve site structure, we are removing HubPages referral links from published Hubs by deleting their tracker IDs. HubPages referral links were always intended for use outside of HubPages, and because they redirect, they may cause some page rank to be lost. ...
by Poon Poi Ming 6 years ago
Hi, I have 3 persons whom I invited to join HubPages. The 3 have joined but is not indicated in my account. Is the default tracker token (2w8181s6dzxdv) in my Referral Trackers page the correct one to use?
by Maree Michael Martin 7 years ago
Where do our referral links go?when you link to a page, where do you put it?
by Sondra Rochelle 4 years ago
Would someone please explain to me what Paul is talking about when he says the team is removing referral links inside of hubs and is asking that we not use more of them in new hubs? I'm a bit foggy as to what he means? Does he mean that when you place a link in a hub that readers...
by 02SmithA 11 years ago
I just started hubbing and I was wondering if those who had been here a while could let me know what kind of results they have had with the referral program? Has anyone tried running advertisements with their hubpage url anywhere? What kind of results did that get? Thanks!
by Emma 12 years ago
Okay, I'm trying to figure this out. Is it advantageous to use a referral link in your own hubs when linking to other hubs of your own? I notice some people use them, but most don't. I mostly haven't, but I'm wondering if I should implement it since I'm planning on doing some more cross-linking...
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