We can use Promoted list to promote certain sites to users.Sites added here will appear on sites page in user’s My Sites. Use audiences if you want a link to only appear for a specific set of users.
For doing this we have to configure “User Profile Service” Application, here we can check “Article”. Once User profile service is running, then we proceed.Navigate to Application Management in SharePoint central Administration, Select Manage Service Application link. In Service application page click on “User profile service application”.choose “Managed Promoted sites” under ” My site Settings as shown in fig below.
Now we create links to go click on “New Link”.
Enter Title, URL, Description and select owner and Target Audiences and click “Ok”.
We can check the “Promoted Sites” in “Sites” as shown in fig below.