Why are we not able to change the URL of an existing hub?

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  1. lex123 profile image69
    lex123posted 8 years ago

    Why are we not able to change the URL of an existing hub?

  2. Ohma profile image73
    Ohmaposted 8 years ago

    I am not sure why but I know we cant. We can change the title and form everything I have read on the subject the URL makes little difference where as the title makes all the difference.


    If it is still really important to you you could always copy and paste to notebook or word then delete the original, give it a few days and republish it as a new hub with the URL you want.

  3. sofs profile image80
    sofsposted 8 years ago

    I agree with Ohma you cannot change the URL once you have taken it, changing the name of your article is possible and the URL doesn't have too much of an impact. This is what I have noticed. If you are so keen, the only way out is to unpublish and republish under a different URL, but you may lose all the views and comments in the process. May not be a great option after all.

  4. chan0512 profile image60
    chan0512posted 8 years ago

    I notice that as well. I guess it is to prevent broken link once your article has been indexed by google search etc. You can just recreate the article and delete the old one.

 
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