Under referral traffic it shows 1 trackers, and 0 signups and it shows 147 traffic views. Where are those traffic views coming from?
It would have to be a Hub(s) you shared with the referral tracker in the url.
If you share an article by using the "Link to this Page" button at the bottom of the page, it includes your default referral tracker. Anyone who looks at the hub will count as a traffic view.
You can go in under your user name, MyAccount>Earnings>Referral Trackers and see who has signed up under your referrals. I wrote a hub about how it works.
Peg has given a great explanation. I'd just like to add that you can read more about referrals in the Learning Center entry.
Yes PegCole17 has given a good explanation of these referral trackers. I you also go to the forums and check out some of the questions, I found the information there and only recently.
by Dorsi Diaz8 years ago
I've had a few people sign up under my trackers when I send out emails of my hubs, but I was wondering what some of the rest of you have done as far as setting up a more unique way to have friends and family sign up...
by Ellen_C5 years ago
Has anyone had great success with the URL Tracker and referrals? I just read what it was about and seems like a great way to provide incentive for other hubbers to promote other user's content. Does anyone use this...
by SunSeven9 years ago
I wonder how many referrals the Hubbers have managed so far. I have only around 250 so far with a 1000 hubs published by them. Just curious.
by Person of Interest5 years ago
That hasn't happened in a loooooooong time...Just thought I'd start a thread about referrals. See if anyone is interested in the subject.
by Pandoras Box7 years ago
Trying to see if I understand this correctly. The trackers only work from outside of HP, correct? So if I have a new affiliate tracker on my profile page or in a hub, it's worthless to me, right? And if I link from one...
by Jo_Goldsmith114 years ago
I have at least 5 referral trackers for those who wish to sign up.I have a total of 25 sign ups. This is good. However, those who have signed up are not blogging, or there is no traffic. Are these people ghosts?What is...
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