If you once had stories or articles published by the old Yahoo Contributor site (now defunct), you might find them plagiarized and appearing un-bylined at a few bogus sites: mudmosh.com, miniblob.com, porkyjuice.com. Should you attempt to re-publish one of the articles on HubPages, thinking it removed from the Internet, you likely will receive a duplicate content message and have the item put in limbo or deleted.
By chance, I found several of my old Contributor posts on these sites. I have asked for their removal and hope that happens.
I suspect the violator(s) have or had access to the old Yahoo servers and just blatently appropriated some of the better material.
Meantime, to add insult to injury, when I Google the story or article, its link appears at the top of the search list.
by Marisa Wright7 years ago
I was reading a Hub on Hubpages, and was concerned to read the advice that the content we use in our Hubs should be unique, not something we've posted elsewhere on the net.I started out on Helium and have nearly 200...
by AJS Photographic6 years ago
Hi, I published an article (which was my original content) on ezine articles about a week ago and then changed the form and content around a bit and published it on HubPages today but it has come up with a duplicate...
by Nicole Pellegrini2 years ago
I just got hit by a duplicate content unpublishing of one of my articles. For the record, it is my own work which I had originally published on another platform and wanted to relocate here. After deleting the article...
by cupid516 years ago
Can I post an article to ezinearticles which I have already published in hubpages?
by Catherine Giordano16 months ago
Yesterday someone contacted me saying she wanted to reprint my hub "Does Religion do More Harm than Good" in her ezine. This is the link: http://churchandstate.org.uk/I was so flattered that I...
by Jose Velasquez3 years ago
I've been thinking about posting translated versions of my articles on other sites. Would this violate any duplicate content rules?
Copyright © 2016 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.