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Question about Spam Comments

  1. Marisa Wright profile image98
    Marisa Wrightposted 9 years ago

    Are we supposed to get notification of comments that are classified as Spam? 

    I only just noticed that we can now "delete forever" comments, so I went to the Comments section of my account and applied the "Denied" filter so I could delete them.  I'd never used the filters before, so out of curiosity I selected "Spam" - and discovered a bunch of comments in there, that I had never seen!

    The majority were perfectly good comments and I do apologise to the commenters, who must have thought I was ignoring their comment!

    1. darkside profile image81
      darksideposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Same here.

      As a result I went through every one of my hubs to check them all. But it was only two or three hubs that had this problem.

  2. Misha profile image76
    Mishaposted 9 years ago

    Thanks Marisa,

    I just went to check my spam comments - I had only one - and it clearly was *not* spam. I think this is something HP staff should look into.

  3. profile image0
    IĆ°unnposted 9 years ago

    hehe, marissa, your post made me go look too and I didn't have any.  Yay!

    but you know, if you hadn't mentioned it, I wouldn't even have looked. smile

  4. Mark Knowles profile image60
    Mark Knowlesposted 9 years ago

    I had to look too. Unfortunately, I had loads of them. I didn't even know about this. There was one real comment in there though, so thanks. I will have to check there more often.

  5. Stacie Naczelnik profile image73
    Stacie Naczelnikposted 9 years ago

    I've never been notified of spam comments.  I just go take a look once in awhile.