If I start a new hub and save it to work on later, does the original URL stay if I decide to alter it BEFORE I publish it to the world wide web or is it only permanent when the hub becomes PUBLISHED.
If I prefer the second version is it then advisable to delete the hub altogether and start again with a new edited version please before publishing it?
Once you start a hub the URL is permanent... If you want to change the URL BEFORE the hub is published then you have to create a new hub and delete the old one. It's the only way.
Sue and Richard are correct. Once you've saved, you'll have to start over in order to change the URL.
Sallybea, do remember that the URL is not nearly as important as the title, so if it's too much work to redo the Hub, it's not the end of the world.
It stays. Once I've saved an unpublished hub the first time, the URL is fixed.
Thanks for asking this question. I was kind of wondering the same thing.
Is it possible to change the URL of a published hub with a new title?
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