Okay already in the last hour or two I have reported at least 6 or so spammers. What is up with all the spamming tonight/today? It's quite pathetic to see so many spammers.
I think it's all the advertising hubpages is doing. It appears to be drawing them in.
lol you are probably right Helen. ugh so annoying though lol
I am surprised they think they will get away with it. Glad to see you stayed with us as I would miss ya hunni.
yep me too earnest me too
and thanks Helen would have missed ya too.
sometimes i get comments from new people and the button says "Not Spam". why would it say that?
Yea it has slowed right now but last night phew...every other thing was spam in the forums almost. it was sad lyrics real sad
by And Drewson 8 years ago
I know this may not be popular, but since HubPages is being hit with so much spam, possibly from certain countries, I suggest that HubPages block the IP ranges where many of these spammers reside.Other sites have done it and it successfully dropped the amount of submitted garbage quite a bit. ...
by Randy Godwin 6 years ago
Anyone else still getting hit with the spam comments? I'm still averaging 2 or 3 a day and it shows no sign of letting up.
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 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 Elayne 9 years ago
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by girly_girl09 9 years ago
I have been seeing a lot of forum spam lately. I think it could be *greatly* reduced by only allowing new sign-ups to post under the help section until they've published one hub. After they've published their first hub, then they could post anywhere. I think this would deter a lot of the people who...
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