I stumble over more.
I've been getting little red copyright symbols popping up like crazy next to my hubs on my dashboard and I've already been filing DMCA notices and reports like a madwoman and filing scraper reports and spam reports out the wazoo for the last several weeks. I've already been falling behind on them because, as we all know, there are a lot of thieving jerks out there and only so much time in a day.
My experiences with another site conditioned me to expect certain unpleasant things from red dealie-bobs on my dashboard.
It turns out it's just a very nice tool HubPages has given us to make DMCA notices and reports easier for us to complete.
Be sure sure to send HubPages a message when you successfully locate DMCA relevant contact information that isn't already in the DMCA database.
I LOVE THE TOOLS HUBPAGES GIVES US!
^Don't forgive the shouting up there, join in instead!^
by Audrey Selig 7 years ago
There is so much of this going on that it may not be worthwhile to mention. Since I know that this site is not cooperative, I sent my DMCA complaint to Google. My hub is copied word for word with all the lovely photographs and even a link to another similar hub. It probably is my best hub with lots...
by sunforged 9 years ago
Im not a big fan of jumping through hoops...filling out numerous forms (although I have today) to make of for others mistakes and poor systems. I Ilike to go right to the sourceSo here are all the contacts I could find on the owners of the site, crush their personal websites with comments about...
by Peg Cole 4 years ago
Hooray! For months now I've been trying to figure out who to report the "alleged" infringement on one of my hubs where 9 links to ads have been placed. Whenever I would click the link it would take me to an advertisement that required 3 attempts to leave the page without buying the...
by Lori J Latimer 3 years ago
Perhaps this is old hat and I didn't read the memo, but just wanted to let you know (I informed HubPages) that web host service dot org has hacked HubPages. http : // webhostservice . org/ They have inserted their url into every one of my Hubs.
by Sally Gulbrandsen 4 years ago
I find this all so depressing. Can anyone tell me how long after filing a DMCA complaint does it take to resolve these issues - or is it as long as a piece of string?How does earth does one motivate oneself to write more hubs when this continues to happen.
by Peg Cole 5 years ago
Today I received another RED copyright notice on an old hub, "The First Signs of Urticaria" and I followed the link to the alleged site in violation. What I found was an Advertisement (very lengthy) selling a product to get rid of hives. I looked around and couldn't find any evidence that...
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