I have a personal blog, and I was wondering if it's a good idea to write a post where I add reference links to my hubpages articles? Is it a good SEO practice or a bad idea? thanks
Basically a good backlink comes from a reputable site. So it depends on how reputable your blog is as to whether it's good SEO to link from there to an article on HP. Natural backlinks are considered good for SEO.
So basically what I'm saying is that I don't do it because it seems like bad practice to me.
It's good SEO, but HP will come after you with a hatchet.
Edit: Oops, still on first cup of coffee and I read your Title and OP backwards.
HP loves you when you have links going FROM your blog TO your hubs.
HP shoots you when you have links going TO your blog FROM your hubs.
Time for that second cup.
Is it true that linking to our blog from our hubs is not a good practice? How will it affect my traffic?
Is it? Meanwhile, I have read in some articles that we will be able to add links to the content we write once we gain a certain hub score. Could you please clarify this? If it's not allowed, is there any other way by which I can use HubPages to promote my blog site?
No, you cannot self-promote at HubPages, whatever your hub score.
Edit: by the way, your SEO article will fail QAP. You have an Amazon link in the very first sentence and it is too short. Additionally, there are a zillion articles on this topic.
Oops! will remove the link now itself. Thanks a lot for the information
It might be tolerated if done VERY sparingly. You also need to have very strong justification of why the link would be beneficial to your hub.
Hubpages is not going to care if you link to hubs from wherever you can that is not illegal or misleading. Go for it.
Oh gosh I read the wrong thing too! Yeah. HP wouldn't bother at all. I have an entire section on my blog linking to HP. It doesn't affect SEO too much too, in my case at least.
How do you know it doesn't affect SEO? And is it providing any benefit?
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