I've been working at getting my content off this site with no luck. I've notified the site and Google, but I found more hubs on the site. It is a guy named Danny Calloway copying them there.
www. ibosocial.com /dancally/pressrelease .aspx?prid=311100
There is a list of links at the bottom of the page, if you want to search for one of yours.
First, please destroy that link. Put an extra space in or after the www maybe. Never give a thief free backlinks from a respected site such as HP.
Second, google has nothing to do with this site and cannot remove anything there. Find the host, using a whois service, and file your DMCA there. You can also file with adsense, as theft is against their rules, in the hopes they will cancel the adsense account.
Send the DMCA to this email address and they will remove your content:
Thanks. I'll try that. I've been emailing them, but I might have been using the wrong email address.
The site is a user-generated content site, like YouTube or HubPages. It's reputable and it has always responded promptly to my removable requests. The email I posted is the correct one to use. Let me know if your content isn't removed within a few days.
This is from their Terms of Service:
"7. IBO has a zero-tolerance policy for plagiarism. IBO recognizes that blogging is a heavily referential medium and that bloggers frequently cite and quote from each other’s work. Such citations might be protected under the legal doctrine of fair use. However, IBO will remove any post that crosses the line from fair use to plagiarism, at IBO’s sole discretion. Authors who knowingly submit plagiarized work may be banned from IBO communities."
Google can only remove the website from their search result after filing DMCA. To take down the content, contact the host. If host is negligible about request then I ma sorry to say there is nothing you can do other than writing new content.
by Judith Hancock3 years ago
While searching for copied hubs on one of the sites already mentioned in the forums, I've found another one. Again, it appears to be a complete copy, albeit a poorly executed one. Worryingly, I found that in...
by Paul Edmondson3 years ago
I've been updating and removing hubs. I haven't settled on a plan for good hubs that don't get traffic. Curious what others do. My top 40 hubs are 85% of traffic. I culled the heard and have been focused on my...
by Geekdom14 months ago
I have been thinking of leaving HubPages for a while now because of several reasons. With their latest ebay/amazon update I now have to reformat over 90 hubs (Some had not been published yet and I was waiting for...
by JSAlison6 years ago
The site below has copied quite a few hubs. In fact as far as I can tell, all its posts are rip offs of hubs.http://wikiwheels.com/A few of the hubs...
by Moon Daisy6 years ago
Hello, here's something I've been wondering about for a while.I have a few articles on another site, which has recently announced that it's no longer going to pay international contributors. So I'm thinking it...
by LongTimeMother3 years ago
I have copied the list of 'recent posts' on a site called holidaySTOLENworlds.net (with the world STOLEN removed because I don't want to provide a link to their site.)My article titled 'Why Children Should Be Taught to...
Copyright © 2017 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.