Im posting this question separately so It doesnt get lost in the other thread
how do I change a URL on a hub? Can't see where to do it when editing
If you paid attention when you first created your Hub, you'd have noticed that it is specified very clearly that URLs can't be changed after the Hub is made.
You can change the title, the text, the tags-- almost everything, but not the url.
If you really "need" to change it, the best thing is to copy your material and repost in a new hub-- making sure you have the url you want.
(Edit:everyone types faster than I do.)
You can change the URL right after you start a new hub. After you type in a title into the box at the top, you'll see the resulting URL just below that. While there are good (search engine) reasons for the title and the URL to match, it's not essential.
Once you've settled on the title, if you want a shorter URL, you can edit the part after "http://hubpages/hub/". This is your last chance to change the URL. After this, if you really want to change the URL after the hub is published, you'll have to save your work, and delete the hub and start over.
I have change the title and the contents, but the permalink is still the previous one
"After this, if you really want to change the URL after the hub is published, you'll have to save your work, and delete the hub and start over."
Okay I see... thanks.
Besides, it doesn't really matter if the title and the URL match.
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