Can I report a blatant advertiser?

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  1. The Indexer profile image82
    The Indexerposted 9 years ago

    I am not sure how to go about this, but I would like to report a new hubber, called "flowerswift", who is posting a series of hubs which are blatant advertisements for an online floristry service in various cities atound America.

    The flowers are very pretty, but this person should not be allowed to advertise in this way.

    1. relache profile image87
      relacheposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      If you wish to flag a hub, please use the reporting feature built into the Hub.  It's a small link that says "flag" and it lets you send a report to the HubPages team.  Or you can email the team directly.

      Cluttering up the forums isn't the proper way to handle this.

      1. pauldeeds profile imageSTAFF
        pauldeedsposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        Agreed.

  2. The Indexer profile image82
    The Indexerposted 9 years ago

    Further to my earlier post, I see that there is another hubber, called "flower delivery" who is doing something very similar, and who joined HubPages at the same time. Could they by any chance be the same person?

  3. Miranda Rights profile image53
    Miranda Rightsposted 9 years ago

    It would fall under the 'overly promotional' category probably.. you can always flag hubs if you feel like policing the world.... but I find myself intrigued. Why do you care? Hub Pages has tens of thousands of users all writing all sorts of things. One rogue florist seems harmless enough...

    1. Uninvited Writer profile image81
      Uninvited Writerposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Yes, but if you let one spammer keep on posting, then another, then another, before you know it all that is on a site is spam.

      I would report him/her directly to team@hubpages.com.

 
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