http://adamparsec.hubpages.com/hub/How- … -your-iPad
Above is the link to my hub I have edited, over and over again.
It has just been un-published due to it containing spamming elements.
Could someone please offer me some help identify the issues with my hub.
I have spent well over a month working and polishing this and any assistance you can provide me would be great.
I am so stressed and now have hit a wall.
Thank you in advanced to the fantastic, helpful, people who help me.
We can't read it if it is not published. So your problem may have been fixed.
You can't have more than two links to any one outside site. I didn't see that you broke the rule, but you may want to check. I saw two to Dropbox, and 2 to your website. I also saw one to your Facebook page. I wonder if someone thought the one to Facebook was also going to your website.
Thank you. I removed a link to my web site and then published it again. However, I don't know if that was the 'spamming elements' they referred to.
It is frustrating trying to fix something when I really don't know what part of the Hub they are referring to. I am concerned with doing more editing, just to find out I was looking in the wrong place to start with.
I noticed that there are lots of links on your hub. We are only allowed to have two links in our hub.
Putting more than two links or hyperlinks inside your hub makes it over promotional. Refused from repeating words like ipad - it makes your hub spammy.
Actually, as MT stated above, the rule is no more than two links to any one domain. So, he can have that many links, as long as no more than two go to the same site.
Of course where he linked to matters as well, which may be where his trouble exists.
Thank you, I have read the help articles over and over again until my brain started to melt.
Should I break the tutorial up in to Hubs?
1st Hub on Setting up dropbox for use with the tutorial.
2nd Hub on Making the comic and so on.
I just wanted to have a tutorial that was self contained without having to leave the main hub.
In reality it's 2 links PER SAME domain, not two links in general...
I know the rule has been presented as "no more that two per same domain," but I remain concerned. If you have a low score, or can't get featured, you may need to reduce hyperlinks and any that go to pages too unrelated.
I suggest replacing some hyperlinks with quoted material and follow that with proper citation/attribution.
This is simply not correct. You can have as many links as you like, it is not penalized.
Since HubPages penalizes for duplicate content, how would adding quoted material to a Hub already identified as spammy be helpful? Quoted material is duplication.
Bold/Italic text. I am pruning hub too. It hasn't made the Featured category after a few tries. I had previously put some words in bold for the reader and was also referencing the custom of hashtaging by also using hashtagged words. One of the problems that may have knocked my scored down, as with you, is the overuse of bold or italicizing. You may want to reduce that.
You might also consider reducing how many times you use the same keyword or product name. I know that is usually meant for SEO scores, but you may have reached the tipping point and received a "stuffing" penalty.
Is your facebook page related to the subject of the hub??? If not-it's spam or may be called 'self-promotion", which is not allowed.
If you think your Hub is okay you can always email HP and ask them. I suspect your links are your problem, particularly the one telling people to go to your website and download something.
Wow. That is one of the best hubs I have seen - no bull. Fantastic!
Thank you all for your advice, it has been great.
My hub is still published at the moment. I'm not to sure how often they get checked or if it is just a bot that randomly scans the hubs looking for violation.
It may have been one of the links to my site, one that I have removed.
Thank you fellow Hubbers for your advice.
by jamiew12310 9 years ago
In one of my hubs, within the first 4 or 5 lines, I have 6 links, all to other hubs by me.1) Will this affect SEO?2) Will people be put off by this many links and not click on any or even just leave the page altogether?There is only 3 or 4 links in the rest of the whole hub.It is this hub:...
by Rosheda Stephenson 4 years ago
Every hub I have ever written was immediately published. My most recent hub keeps getting unfeatured even after several fixes. I have edited, clarified etc but just can't seem to figure out exactly what to fix. Just to give more info, the initial hub score was 75, now it is about 72. Those...
by naresha 9 years ago
Hi Members.... I am new to this Hubpages.com. After creating new account, I posted new article and it show that "This Hub is not published, only you can see it." - Need Help in this regard.++++++++++++++++Naresha.
by fresh2def05 10 years ago
Please list the hub you are most proud of? Just one please. No spamming.
by Rajan Singh Jolly 9 years ago
How many hubs should one share at the most for it not to appear as spamming to one's followers?Do you sahare hubs everyday? How many hubs do you share on a daily basis?
by Dev Axe 4 years ago
Yesterday I wrote this Hub about Phone Apps and summited it to get published. Today I see that it has not got published and the reason they provided me is it contains Spammy Links. But those all links are to Windows Store to so that my readers can directly click on them to download the apps. I have...
Copyright © 2022 Maven Media Brands, LLC and respective content providers on this website. HubPages® is a registered trademark of Maven Coalition, Inc. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. Maven Media Brands, LLC and respective content providers to this website may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|