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My first broken link notice

  1. Janet21 profile image81
    Janet21posted 8 years ago

    Just wanted to say, what a cool feature!  wink

    1. darkside profile image81
      darksideposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Beats a fancy new template any day. big_smile

      1. Janet21 profile image81
        Janet21posted 8 years agoin reply to this

        You bet it does. smile

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    Nelle Hoxieposted 8 years ago

    I know, I had a couple last week. Really useful info.

  3. frogdropping profile image83
    frogdroppingposted 8 years ago

    Me too and yes, it's a cool and nifty feature smile

    And guess who's fault it was?

    Yup ... BC big_smile

    Closed his account and left me with a broken link. Men tongue

  4. DennisBarker profile image57
    DennisBarkerposted 8 years ago

    I've had a couple of broken links in the last couple of weeks, mainly due to youtube withdrawing video for copyright infringements.

    The broken links feature here has saved me maintenance time on the two hubs that were involved.

    1. Sally's Trove profile image81
      Sally's Troveposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      The broken link notification is working very well. I was notified today that a link from one of my Hubs was no longer active. I fixed it in about 10 seconds.  Thank you HP for this algorithm that looks for broken links in Hubs.

      How are you notified?  Just look at your "my account" tab for listings with a black triangle with an exclamation point in the middle of it, then click Broken Links under YOUR HUBS.

  5. Dame Scribe profile image61
    Dame Scribeposted 8 years ago

    Same smile I love that feature. Just a pain to have to go find a new one hmm tongue lol

    1. Sally's Trove profile image81
      Sally's Troveposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      LOL...I just deleted the link. The Hub didn't really need it. But I know what you mean.

  6. KCC Big Country profile image88
    KCC Big Countryposted 8 years ago

    I love the feature too!  Sometimes I delete the link and sometimes I search for a replacement, but it sure is nice to know there is a problem.

  7. shazwellyn profile image54
    shazwellynposted 8 years ago

    The more 'content and richness' the more problems arise.  Good to know that hubpages have the link thing covered.  I have been informed a couple of times about broken links..  x

  8. chinweike profile image69
    chinweikeposted 8 years ago

    I have never had a broken link since i started on hubpages. That feature is wonderful, how i wish i can have it in my blog