Using a Table of Contents Links Capsule

  1. TFScientist profile image87
    TFScientistposted 4 years ago

    I've just drafted a long (>1400 words) hub with all the trimmings: tables, two videos, three photos, a poll and a quiz.

    The result is quite a lot of scrolling.

    What are the pros and cons of using a table of contents capsule?

    I know that HP recommends that links are integrated into text and that lots of hyperlinks grouped together is bad. Im also worried how the great-and-all-powerful Google would view so many links grouped together in the second capsule of my hub

    Is the easier navigation trumped by the risks, or should I just leave it out and let readers scroll through after writing a paragraph saying what the hub will cover?

    Thanks in advance!

  2. Nadine May profile image47
    Nadine Mayposted 4 years ago

    Thanks for asking that question Rhys. Ive created a table of content for a few of my hubs, but it takes a fair amount of work and I still can't see if that made any difference in views or hits and there was never a comment on the fact that these hubs had a table of content..

  3. The Examiner-1 profile image72
    The Examiner-1posted 4 years ago

    TF Scientist,
    I used a 'Table of Contents' in one of my Hubs in case anyone wanted to go directly to a certain section. If you would like, you may check it at:
    http://theexaminer-1.hubpages.com/hub/editcaps
    It may help you decide whether you want to enter one into yours. I received positive comments but I do not know whether they were on the entire Hub or not.

 
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