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Spam in my Comments, yes or no?

  1. scourtney profile image59
    scourtneyposted 7 years ago

    Person said "I like it", then posted several active links.

    <snipped link>

    1. Eileen Hughes profile image83
      Eileen Hughesposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      I used to ignore it now I have started to delete them especially if it has nothing to do with the article written.

  2. liswilliams profile image60
    liswilliamsposted 7 years ago

    i would say spam cause people are just trying to advertise their site, which isn't allowed

  3. Suzanne Marcelle profile image60
    Suzanne Marcelleposted 7 years ago

    I got the exact same thing this morning.  The status said spam so I deleted it.  Didn't want to take any chances.

  4. livewithrichard profile image84
    livewithrichardposted 7 years ago

    I leave the short comments if the name is hyperlinked to another URL but if the comment is short like that and has hyperlinks added I delete them as spam. 

    Now if there is a value added comment that has a link in it also, I usually leave it but I follow the link first to see where it leads just in case its crap.

    Always delete the pure spam that has nothing to do with my hub.

  5. scourtney profile image59
    scourtneyposted 7 years ago

    Thanks everyone! Deleted. smile

  6. relache profile image84
    relacheposted 7 years ago

    I mark really short comments like that as spam and then delete them.  Most often the people who do that are just trying to get backlinks and are putting the exact same thing up on dozens of Hubs.