I had a (!) broken links warning this morning on a recently published Hub, but it was not immediately evident why. No highlighted link when I went into edit mode.
Are we still supposed to get the highlighted link with the new changes? I didn't see anything with a strike-through either.
I had to go link-by-link through my page until I found the issue (I had incorrectly entered a link when I published).
Maybe it was a fluke, but thought I'd mention it anyway in case something isn't acting right after the change to the links warning system.
Yes, please let us know if you see it occur again.
You can also see all of your broken links for all of your Hubs here.
It looks like there may be a small subset of broken links that are not being indicated as such during edit within the Hubtool. This information has been passed on to our engineering team.
I will post an update when the issue has been addressed.
You may want to use the broken links page to see all of the URLs in your Hubs that should be addressed.
You can also use third party tools to check the URL and let you know what the server is returning for each link. This can be especially helpful when the server is forwarding the URL to another.
Thanks for reporting. We will keep an eye out for the issue. If you see this again, alert us before fixing it so we can see the bug. Thanks!
Same here. The hub: http://luisegonzalez.hubpages.com/hub/W … hotography
Shows a broken link message but couldn't find it.
Go to the broken link page for all of your Hubs and you can see, and re-test the URL.
It is listed there and is not a valid link.
SERVER RESPONSE: HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found
You can see the HTTP code here.
http://tools.seobook.com/server-header- … rotocol=11
Broken links should also show as highlighted and with strike through, so I forwarded this specific instance to our engineering team to see if we can track down and resolve the issue.
by Liz Elias2 weeks ago
This hub: https://hubpages.com/animals/Abandoning … nexcusableis flagged in my list of articles with the broken link warning symbol. I went to that hub, (yes, in edit mode), and there is neither the...
by Mike Russo2 years ago
Have you had this happen to you? I searched for the highlighted broken link but I could not find one. So how do you clear the notice?
by jodijoyous2 years ago
I had six hubs showing broken links yesterday. I corrected all of them, but two are still showing the broken link icon. And, the edit date hasn't updated. Anyone else seeing this?
by Sherri6 years ago
This is a great feature HP has...flagging Hubs where links within those Hubs are broken.However, just in the last 20 minutes, four of my Hubs showed on My Account page as having broken links. Only one did. (As in, there...
by Carolee Samuda5 years ago
Hello hubbers. I have three related hubs, parts 1 to 3. Part 3 is the one getting most of the traffic. Part 2 hardly get's any at all even though they are linked. The word count when combined would be 2873 but given...
by ptosis5 years ago
Yet on every single hub that I've made in the past 2 years: ALL links have had the .com removed.Why?
Copyright © 2017 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.