Is my profile link my affiliate link? If people reach my profile and they sign up from my profile page is this my referral? Thank you in advance.
Scroll down to the bottom of the page and look for the "link to this page" button. It will pop up with a page that allows you to add your referral tracker (you get one automatically when you sign up, and can create more) to any page on the site.
When people sign up after clicking on a link containing your referral tracker, then you get a referral.
So for example, a normal link to this forum topic looks like this:
And I've just added my tracker to it, so now it looks like this:
You can manage your trackers here: http://hubpages.com/my/trackers
There is more info here: http://hubpages.com/tour/affiliate/
thank you for asking this question mailexpress , I have been trying to sort this out myself. and thank you kerryg for your extremely clear answer!
Wow, thank you so much. I had a very hard time trying to figure this out. I need to correct many links on many blogs and websites I have. Thank you so much again. I had a feeling I was doing it wrong.
by Clayton 5 years ago
How do I create the sign up referral tracker on my profile?I've been reading around in vain, Hubs & the forums, I've pretty much learned how to add the referrals on hubs and backlinking. Though I cant figure out how to get the referral working for my profile page to get a new user to sign...
by beta1070 10 years ago
Like referrals.1. Why insert an _referralcode into the URL. Couldn't you come up with a dynamic insertion solution? If an insertion was required, what's wrong with appending it at the end of the URL as in ?referrer=xyz? or would that make it too easy for hubbers?2. Why do pages like the Referrals...
by Dale J Ovenstone 7 years ago
Please excuse my post here as I am sure I've seen this discussion on the forum but am still miffed as to 'how to enable another to sign up to hubpages through my recommendation?'I want to start promoting hubpages as I know many folk who love to write so I would like them to sign in under my...
by Holle Abee 8 years ago
I have a couple of people who want to join hubpages. I went to my profile page and scrolled to the bottom. I clicked referral tracker and copied and pasted it onto my profile page, with the message, "If you'd like to join HP, click here."Is that right? So if someone clicks that link, I'll...
by Laura Rash 6 years ago
I understand that if someone visits one of my hubs and I have a link to where they can sign up and start writing that I'll get paid for it too.My question is how do I create this link? I've read the FAQ and I'm still soooo confused it isn't even funny.
by Victoria Lynn 6 years ago
Hard to believe I still can't figure out how to do that!
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