Thanks to that BigE... account that stole and copied so many of our hubs, I am now able to file DMCA reports with ease. This was on a Blogger site. My question concerns the timing. I published my hub on 04-19-2009. This thief published (my hub) on 07-22-2011. That is a long time for it to be up and operating before I was notified in May of 2012. Why does it take that long for duplicate content to be noticed? It gives the thiefs a long time to benefit from our original work. Does anyone know the answer?
How was you notified? Is there any other way how to find stolen content then using copyscape?
HubPages notified me. Every day I check for broken links as well as copied hubs. Rarely is there a copied hub notification, but I still check. This one popped up today and I immediately took action. But it was apparently active for 10 months before I found out about it.
Blogger gets rid of stolen content very quickly
by Ronald E. Franklin6 months ago
I just ran across a site, radikewl dot com, that had copied another hubber's hub that I had a comment on. The entire hub, including comments, is translated into Spanish. No author is named. That led me to do a search...
by JSAlison5 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 Marcy Goodfleisch3 years ago
If you are seeing a drop in traffic, start checking for more stolen content. After seeing a nice surge in traffic following the latest Panda thing, I suddenly tanked. Stats were not updated quickly, so it...
by Geekdom8 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 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...
by Arthur Fontes6 years ago
I have found a site map and emailed the two email accts in the site map. Before filing a DMCA is there anyone else I could notify?I do not want to give the guy a backlink. I found it when I googled the title...
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.