I just had a hub unpublished because I had quoted a paragraph from another website. I had the paragraph in blockquotes and a link underneath to the source. Unpublishing seems like a really extreme reaction and I once again find myself extremely angry at Hubpages. It's the second time this has happened. So, how much can you quote from someone else without these ridiculous automated systems picking it up falsely as a duplicate rather than a quote?
How much of your own text did you have in the article? I got a duplicate once because I posted a speech in it's entirety. I cut it down to one paragraph and wrote more text and it was accepted.
oh that's too bad...i don't know the answer...hopefully hub staff will see your thread or send them a message
by Audrey Selig7 years ago
If I have an article on another website. but I rewrite it and give it a different title, does it count as a new article? I have changed about 1/4 of it. Thank you.
by Suzanne Day3 years ago
Here's another pirate website that took one of my hubs: http://searcharticles dot net/Check to see if yours is in there....
by elnavann6 years ago
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by Pamela Oglesby5 years ago
I wrote a hub quite a long time ago, <link snipped>and one individual has made numerous very long comments. I suggested to her that she write her own article a couple of comments ago. Now I have two very lengthy...
by Zara Rasul5 years ago
One of my popular how titled 'How to tell if your boyfriend is a Zombie' has been published on various other sites without my permission. What no credit given to me??? In fact it has another writer's name on it. Is...
by prettydarkhorse8 years ago
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