I have been receiving quite a lot of spam traffic to my profile from Samara, Russia during the last 6 weeks or so. Has anyone else experienced this? According to Google Analytics, BlackHatWorth dot com, Conoval dot ru and ILoveItaly dot co are some of the sources.
Is this an issue which Hubpages should be concerned with? According to some blogs, such traffic can affect search rankings.
P.S. I've just noticed a thread about this topic here:
A couple months ago, I had an influx of Russian traffic and my Hubs were being copied and pasted on related Russian sites. I could not get all of the copies removed, but most were removed.
We have noticed some recent SPAM comments.
Please label them as such.
We use that information to identify other potential SPAM comments as well.
If you have not done so already, we suggest setting comments on your Hubs such that each must be approved before it shows up on your Hub.
by jennzie5 years ago
Just in the past 10 minutes or so I've already gotten 3 spam comments, all on the same hub! And whenever I delete one, it seems another immediately comes up!I'm sure that when I wake up tomorrow (it's almost 1 in the...
by James Paterson4 years ago
My Hubs seem to be the target of spammers tonight, anyone else having the same problem?, thank goodness hubpages is recognising the spam before it gets published.....jimmyMaybe catchpa for non members?
by Tony2 years ago
There has been a lot of discussion in the last few days about HP changing the rules and people being un-featured or even un-published for spam and over promotional activity. So I just want to add my...
by Sarah Jackson5 years ago
Help! If I could just figure out how to stop it: I have suddenly started gettiong multiple spams in the comment section of several hubs. I keep deleting them, but they're multiplying like rabbits. Do I need to report...
by mariexotoni3 years ago
I know there have been some trolls on HubPages and I have already contacted the staff to see maybe if they could help me with my issue.I have an occasional guest commentor.. His messages are disturbing, but I'm...
by Alison Graham3 years ago
I was wondering whether anyone else has experienced an explosion of spam comments this week and whether this has any significance to or relationship with the recent traffic downturn and all the other problems just...
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.