I was noticing on Webmaster tools that many links to my Hubs come from within Hubpages itself. Do these links have any value in terms of search engines, indexing, organic traffic, etc.?
Supposedly they are good SEO. Don't use more than 2 or 3 in one hub, and use links of hubs that are relevant to the hub where you are placing the links, whether it be your hubs or those of another writer.
I think some of the links Nate's referring to aren't the ones the author specifically added, but come from HP, like the little "Explore Other Hubs" sections that appear.
The explore other hubs probably beneifts HP, and not the writer since links are not in the hub itself. I am just guessing at that theory.
by Silver Rose 7 years ago
Here's a post from googlewebmastercentral posted yesterday:http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot. … ernal.htmlLook at the table where they show the differences. Previously scholar.google.com/ and sketchup.google.com/ were external links, now they are internal links.It's probably a response...
by Eric Dockett 19 months ago
This is getting silly. The last few Hubs I updated had all links to other Hubs snipped, even though these links were (a) on the same topic (b) helpful to the reader and (c) pointing to the same niche site. I really try to understand why Amazon links are removed, and I get why links to other sites...
by Melissa Flagg COA OSC 19 months ago
I know this has been brought up in another forum post but I couldn't find it. I want to know why editors are snipping internal links out of articles? Aren't we suppose to add internal links? My most popular article was just snipped and every single link was removed. One of which was to someone...
by Bill Manning 8 years ago
I'm still trying to push up a page I made a few weeks in my own site in the rankings. It's on the third page of Google toward the top.It's a very popular key word, so I really want to push it up. I've done lots of external links to it, but what about internal?If I had 5 or so other pages in my...
by jamiew12310 6 years ago
In one of my hubs, within the first 4 or 5 lines, I have 6 links, all to other hubs by me.1) Will this affect SEO?2) Will people be put off by this many links and not click on any or even just leave the page altogether?There is only 3 or 4 links in the rest of the whole hub.It is this hub:...
by Cagsil 6 years ago
Hey Veterans,I am curious. Recently Google made changes and many people are or have lost a lot of traffic, and I am wondering if the problem is too many internal links.I only ask because since Google's change, I have lost a significant amount of traffic, however many of my hubs are linked...
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