I thought it was a no no on HP to link in a hub to your own other hubs, but today I came across a hub (edited a few weeks/months ago) which had at least two links to other hubs this person had written.
So now I'm a bit confused.
There is no rule against linking to your own Hubs. However those links must follow the same rule as every other link, i.e. they must be relevant to the main subject of the Hub.
There is an extra rule for Hubs, though: you can only link to Hubs on the same site. So if your Hub is on PetHelpful, you can link to other Hubs on PetHelpful, but not to Hubs on HealDove or HubPages.com.
I link all of the time. But, as Marisa points out, the links must be very relevant or they will eventually be snipped. So if I have a hub called "Dystocia During Lambing" I could link it to "Why Newborn Lambs Need Colostrum" but not to "How to Feed Your Ewes During Winter".
by Cindy Lawson 7 years ago
I am not looking to name names here as this happens quite a lot on Hubpages, but can someone please clarify whether or not it is against the rules for a Hubber to come to your hub, leave a comment and then include a link to one of their own hubs as a part of that comment. I know it says under each...
by Eugene Brennan 10 months ago
I've had links to my own related hubs snipped on several occasions (mostly blatant lists at the end of a hub), but some links have been left in place after several snips. So is it acceptable to include a link to a hub which may be very relevant to the specific content in a section of a hub, if it...
by Kate Swanson 6 years ago
This topic has been raised a couple of times in other threads, I thought it was worth posting as a separate topic to get more attention. We all know how important backlinks are. Current thinking is that simply exchanging links (site A links to site B and site B links to site A) is a...
by Eddie Carrara 6 years ago
Is it OK to put links to other hubs in the comment boxes?Sometimes I want to point a reader to another hub of mine where I know they will find the answer to their question. So is it over promotional to add a link to another hub of mine in the comment box. I have done it in the past and haven't had...
by Susannah Birch 8 years ago
I know there is a rule about "self promotion in the forums."I just want to clarify what it means. Does it mean there is a blanket ban on all links in our own posts that link to any hub we've written or site or article we own?ORAre we allowed to post our own hub links if relevant to the...
by Paula 7 years ago
I am curious what you think about people that post links to their other sites (hubpages or others)?I have been getting lots of comments but that have links to my hubs, and it seems they are trying to promote their stuff on my pages. I am curious what you think about this and others as well....
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