Thought this could be useful for some people.
You may want to setup a Google Alert for your username and "HubPages". This will sometimes catch copied content where your username is listed.
You can find alerts here.
I also set Google Alerts with random phrases, in quotes, from my hubs. But I'll add your suggestion, Matt, as well. Seems like a good idea. Thanks for the suggestion.
by Suzanne Day 3 years ago
Hi all,I've been using Google Alerts to find and report duplicated hubs without having to spend hours doing a monthly search for them. Here's what you do. Go to Google Alerts, add an alert and copy and paste the headline in "" into the alert, eg., "Headline". Then select - How...
by Cynthia Calhoun 5 years ago
As hubbers, we know that our content can and will be copied. We file DMCA complaints. We try to use CopyScape. We try to sign up for Google alerts.Is there any other way to help protect our content BEFORE it happens, rather than suffering the after-effects of losing Google traffic and having...
by Paul Edmondson 4 years ago
We've heard several concerns about Hubs getting copied and losing traffic and we know how frustrating this is for the author. Google tries to identify the original content creator and show that in the search results. If you have a copied Hub that is getting outranked in the search...
by Arun Dev 3 years ago
Why are these HubPages subdomain urls being listed like this on Google search?jptrans.naver.net>Explore>Health>Health Care, Drugs and Insurance>Selecting a Procedure or Treatmentfcmalaga.ru>HubPages>Education and Science>Life...
by Judi Brown 5 years ago
I know it's been suggested before, but please reconsider allowing threads concerning sites posting stolen content to be stickied.Just today there are several threads regarding the same sites, people cross-posting and getting mixed up on which site is being discussed. It's not surprising; the...
by Donna Hilbrandt 5 years ago
I have been spending the afternoon searching for copied content. I have now found 3 of my articles plagairized. That aside, I found something strange that I can't make heads or tails of. Do a google search for sayersj (dot) com hubpages. If I just go to sayersj (dot) com, I...
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