Periodically, I check the "Answers" section. What is the point of all of the spam questions that are posted, when I click on the latest ones?
Because that is what spammers do and they think they will make money from posting this junk that gets reported and then deleted. HP should ban the spammers but they don't.
by Carolee Samuda 7 years ago
This might be my last forum post because I am tired. I can't be wasting my time beating a dead horse.HP is a business and they need to start treating their business more seriously. They need a task force to sit and brain storm about how to keep spammers out in the first place.I know that I have...
by Lisa Vollrath 5 years ago
I've been hanging out in Answers a lot this week. It reminds me of when I worked for Cha-Cha, answering questions.MY question: I've noticed that someone posts about a dozen questions in a row every night. ALL of the questions can be answered by simply Googling the exact question posted. They're not...
by sugz 7 years ago
oh for hells sake.. when is someone going to stop the blardy spammers?!?!?!?!?!i wanted to asnwer questions,.. .but i'm going to bed instead... does anyone else just close answers because of these stupid spammers????beginning to hate this section of hp... which i used to enjoy....
by C.M. Vanderlinden 11 years ago
Usually the first thing I do when I log on here is to check out the 'New' hubs to see what's going on. I also usually end up flagging spammy hubs along the way. The thing is that the spammers seem to be following the rules, so I'm not even really sure whether to flag them anymore or...
by EmpressFelicity 9 years ago
Title says it all, really. Why not prevent people from posting to the forums unless they've written at least one hub? Most of these spammers don't have a hub to their name. It wouldn't sort the problem out completely, but it would cut down on the spam a bit.
by Richard Bivins 10 years ago
I think HP should put some sore of restriction on posting to the forums to keep people from joining just to post their spam.New hubbers should have to at least publish One hub of original content before having access to the forums. I'm sure this will not eliminate all the spammers but it may...
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