I have opportunities to refer to some of my hubs here from my other web sites. I wonder whether or not it would be treated as external links by SE if I add my url tracker? Adding the tracker would potentially bring me referrals, but I have to think it twice in certain cases if that spoils the other purpose, or adding the tracker gives me both benefits?
I'd say add the tracker.
According to Paul Deeds, the tracker does not impact on the SEO quality of links.
And you could get some nicely earning referrals as well!
That would be so nice! I was struggling for a while on this - adding or not, added, then took away, then blah...gee, so hard, why didn't I ask the question earlier? Glad I did today. Thanks for the info!
Thanks WryLilt I thought it did and for that reason I wasnt doing that. Will be doing that from now on
by Marina 2 years ago
As part of our ongoing efforts to improve site structure, we are removing HubPages referral links from published Hubs by deleting their tracker IDs. HubPages referral links were always intended for use outside of HubPages, and because they redirect, they may cause some page rank to be lost. ...
by N. Ramius 8 years ago
I spent some time searching and couldn't find the answer so...Does including a referral tracker destroy the value of the backlink? If so, is using a referral tracker for the interlinking between your hubs greater than the value the backlink will provide?
by Fiction Teller 4 years ago
Hi,I have other accounts here (this is my forum account). So far in the two days of Amazon earnings reports in the new HubPages-linked Amazon products, I only see products listed that I directly linked to. Usually I earn commission from products that were bought using my affiliate links...
by Pandoras Box 7 years ago
Trying to see if I understand this correctly. The trackers only work from outside of HP, correct? So if I have a new affiliate tracker on my profile page or in a hub, it's worthless to me, right? And if I link from one of my hubs to someone else's via a traffic tracker, again, it does me no good,...
by Tilecleaninghub 7 years ago
Has anyone actually got any people to sign up for hubpages throught their url tracker and made them money. Be good to sit back and have some other people out there working for you.
by Dorsi Diaz 9 years ago
I've had a few people sign up under my trackers when I send out emails of my hubs, but I was wondering what some of the rest of you have done as far as setting up a more unique way to have friends and family sign up here at hubpages? For some strange reason I don't think my profile link for sign...
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