I'm temporarily closing this thread, I severely underestimate the amount who would apply.
I'm up to my ears in submissions and in order to deliver on my promise on timely inclusion, I'm going to have to put a stop to the inclusions (until they've all been done)
Thank you all for being so responsive and supportive!
Paul Deeds made a good point about linking schemes here,
I am neither exchanging links or asking for reciprocal links. How is what I am offering different from any other social bookmark?
I am offering a free one-way link. Not a scheme
The actual Google page that the link Paul posted goes to talks about more than that.
is this the same as origin website?
Thanks BTW for the help.
this one posted by leanMan, are they the same?
Thanks for the link thooghun.
@relache, if there was a requirement to link back to www. best-of-hubpages. com/ or any another site in return for the link then it would be a linking scheme, but there isen't.
Ok look, I am attempting to offer what I thought would be a useful and free service (my rant isn't directed at you Peter), there is NO hidden agenda. There are no negative consequences, real or imagined. This is not a scheme.
It has been done by other Hubbers who own personal blogs, and they have been applauded for offering the service. Instead, I find a highly skeptical and suspicious welcoming committee.
I tried to check his site out but it won't show up is it a real website?
okay got it, can't cut and paste, there is a space where there shouldn't be.
checked the site out. requirements say description must include a single self serving link what is that?
Diane, I added spaces to the URL so that it wouldn't be clickable (to show that I'm not after a cheap backlink).
A single self-serving link is a link in the desciption of your hub that points wherever you want it to. In short, I don't want spammy descriptions, you already get a one-way link as it is!
Not from all of us. I sent you a link. Every backlink helps as far as I am concerned
I'll send more tomorrow
No need to answer, the link is live and indexed by Google. Thanks again. That took about 20 mins in total. Personally I hope that everyone else remains skeptical
Yes, the blog is indexed very rapidly and ideally this service is of use to newer hubs. Older hubs won't benefit too much.
On a side note, I'm queuing the rest of the submissions for now, otherwise I'm going to be spanked by Google!
The queue will resume tomorrow morning (its 2.18am here)
Thank you everyone!
I tried to add a link, but it was denied. The error message said my link was spam!
Was I supposed to add a 50-word description like it said? I did. I then followed it with a link to the hub. Did I do something wrong??
Thank you so much for the opportunity, it's very generous of you. I've just completed my first month here and need all the help I can get.
I submitted two hubs. Hope that's ok.
by Ben Zoltak 10 years ago
Well, I hope I am posting this in the right spot. I've been on Hubpages now a little over 3 months, and am enjoying it thoroughly, all the writers here have been great. I have done a lot of research on increasing traffic to my hubs, and mostly people seem to collectively agree that to really boost...
by Enelle Lamb 9 years ago
What a great idea, Enelle - I'm there! Thanks so much for the backlink.
by IzzyM 9 years ago
First of, I don't really know what I'm talking about, or to be more specific, I don't know the name of what I am talking about.But thanks to a few hubbers on here, I have taken to backlinking the easy way. You backlink a hub to...for example...shetoldme...or blurbalicious...one of them anyway.Then...
by Ru-an 10 years ago
Ok ive read a lot about SEO of late, but havent found much about backlinking. Everyone says its important, but they dont really say where to get your backlinks. Is it even something you can control? Last i heard submitting your site to social bookmarking sites is almost useless because it is not do...
by DogSiDaed 10 years ago
What is backlinking and how does it work? I've heard much chatter about it but still fail to understand... Thank you!
by Earl Noah Bernsby 5 years ago
Hey gang! *'Leave it to Beaver' music playing in background*As per melbel's advice on this Hub:http://melbel.hubpages.com/hub/Backlinks-HubsI decided to implement some of my new-fangled SEO learnin' by writing for EzineArticles.com. I just wondered if any ringers had some tips or...
Copyright © 2020 HubPages Inc. and respective owners. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc. HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.
HubPages Inc, a part of Maven Inc.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|