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Question about Duplicate Content

  1. Brie Hoffman profile image66
    Brie Hoffmanposted 3 years ago

    I am planning on taking a long trip.  I am going to write about it here on Hubpages.  My question is can I use some of my hubs to create an e-book about the trip or would that be considered duplicate content?  ...what say ye?

    1. The Frog Prince profile image79
      The Frog Princeposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Seems like a question for the Powers That Be Brie.

      The Frog Prince

      1. Brie Hoffman profile image66
        Brie Hoffmanposted 3 years agoin reply to this

        Yeah..but the forum is faster..especially on a Saturday.  If I don't get an authoritative answer I'll write them on Monday.

        1. firstday profile image61
          firstdayposted 3 years agoin reply to this

          Brie,

          Please let us know what the higher ups say about your questions.  Logically you own your hubs so if nothing else you could un-publish which is something you probably don't want to do  The other thing is that a book that mentions Hub pages may make them happy.  I am looking forward to what they say.

    2. TIMETRAVELER2 profile image99
      TIMETRAVELER2posted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Brie:

      I'm not sure about this, but I do know that HP does not allow content that has been published elsewhere and that you can only republish hubs if you first remove them from HP.

      However, that may only refer to online writing.

      Also, HP is a brand name.  Check with them first if you plan on using it in any way as you may be in violation of copyright doing that.

    3. Marisa Wright profile image98
      Marisa Wrightposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      No, it definitely would not count as duplicate content.  Several Hubbers have published ebooks using their Hubs as content.

      The difference is that the content of an ebook isn't published on a web page anywhere, it's inside the book.

      1. Brie Hoffman profile image66
        Brie Hoffmanposted 3 years agoin reply to this

        Woo Hoo!  Just what I wanted to hear!

        Thanks Marisa

      2. firstday profile image61
        firstdayposted 3 years agoin reply to this

        most excellent … thanks Marisa

  2. LeslieAdrienne profile image78
    LeslieAdrienneposted 3 years ago

    The answer to this question will help us all... Have a  good trip Brie!

    1. Brie Hoffman profile image66
      Brie Hoffmanposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Not going quite yet..still have some planning to do and waiting on the passport..but thanks.

 
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