What are the pros and cons of someone leaving a super short comment with the sole purpose of linking back to their own hub? Should they ask first? I'd love to hear thoughts about this.
Unless it's truly relevant, I deny that sort of thing. Most of what people have left in my comments has nothing to do with Hub topic itself.
What about hubs on the same subject though?
I guess it just irks me for some reason. I mean I love it when I do link exchanges with people - but we always agree to it first.
I think I'll be deleting it since there is no compelling reason to keep it.
Yes - but what I'm trying to say is what about when it's just a link back to another hub on the same topic? I know when spam is spam and that just gets deleted - no questions asked.
Unless it's a really good quality Hub that adds more relevancy to my own, I'll deny those too.
sometimes the links left on comments go to a page that says site does not exist. why does that happen?
by Liz Elias 18 months ago
So, I've always thought it was the polite thing to do to reply to commenters, and thank them for their time and input, and I've made an effort to do so consistently.However, I'm wondering if this is now being discouraged by HP, as there is no available comment box for replies on hubs that have been...
by Liz Elias 4 years ago
Normally, I approve 99% of all comments left on my hubs. But twice today, and once yesterday, there were comments left, all by "anonymous," that I simply denied because they were just way out of line.Not demeaning, offensive, hateful, or anything like that...just WAY off topic.In...
by Eric Dockett 9 months ago
This is getting silly. The last few Hubs I updated had all links to other Hubs snipped, even though these links were (a) on the same topic (b) helpful to the reader and (c) pointing to the same niche site. I really try to understand why Amazon links are removed, and I get why links to other sites...
by Cindy Lawson 7 years ago
I am not looking to name names here as this happens quite a lot on Hubpages, but can someone please clarify whether or not it is against the rules for a Hubber to come to your hub, leave a comment and then include a link to one of their own hubs as a part of that comment. I know it says under each...
by Isabella Snow 7 months ago
This has been discussed a number of times, but I think it's time to bring it up again because lately I've been denying loads of comments that I view as spam. And, just now, I've been told by someone whose comments Ive denied that "hubs are here for comments". No, they aren't. If they...
by Holle Abee 4 years ago
I've never had this happen much before: readers (not fellow hubbers) are leaving strange comments that have nothing to do with the hub topic. They're not leaving links, so how are the comments a benefit to the commenters? Strange!
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