I think I know the answer to my question, but I'm to scared in case Iose any of the work I've put in to these hubs:
If I unpublish will I lose any content?
Thanks in advance.
Nope - you only lose your content if you delete - and even then HP give you 24 hours to change your mind.
I can breath at last.
Thank you for your time SimeyC
Simey, does unpublishing stop your train of ownership? Without being published does the copyright act still protect you, or can a thief then declare that their copy, being more recently published, is the original?
I was wondering the same thing myself.
I'd have to research more - but I don't think so. There is a traceable (either within HPs database or Google's database) audit of when an article is published. Think about all the video games, books etc. that have gone out of circulation - they are still covered by copyright until the owner revokes that copyright. The hard part is proving that you published first of course.
i think you wont, it will be in the section of unpublished hubs )
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