I went, today, to check and see if any of my articles had been plagiarized. What I found was even worse. Avast, my virus protection provider, and one of the largest in the world, leaves a little mark beside each site on google to tell you if it is safe. They indicate that all Hubpages are unsafe and have a bad reputation. Why? How can we change this? I am sure people would avoid our hubs from google if avast is telling them it has a bad rep
I have submitted my feedback that the website is great with a thumbs up. Can you all please do the same?
Are you sure its not your browser cfin? I took a look at mine and it seems to be fine, nothing next to it at all.
This has already been addressed in a recent forum thread. http://hubpages.com/forum/topic/121054#post2566914
I too raised the same concern over forum and have received some fine comments. Please check it in on my profile page.
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