Pinterest not blocking my pins any longer. Has anyone else checked their pinning ability?
I was just checking my pinterest pins and found that they are now working again. Just wondering if anyone else has checked theirs. I wanted everyone to know that apparently we are no longer being blocked from Pinterest.
I didn't know we had been blocked! I did notice that one of my hubs which, according to the hub social media stats, has been pinned loads of times, yesterday received about 10% of the views it normally gets. Thankfully, todays views are back up to near normal levels. I guess this supports what you are saying.
Do you have any idea why we were blocked?
I did have the problem with a new hub that I created and wanted to share it on Pintrest. But then when I checked yesterday, it was gone and was able to use it again. Everything seemed to be intact. Thanks for asking.
Gee I was wondering what happened. last night I was having trouble and this morning seems to be fine.. thank you for clarifying that .
This issue was resolved by the awesome HP staff who talked to Pinterests staff and got HubPages unblocked. Unfortunately, some hubbers are abusing the system and only doing self-promotion so there were spam complaints. Now HP and Pinterest will be working on a joint solution that prevents spamming without punishing Hubbers who are not guilty of it. There is a huge discussion about this on the forums.
Yep, checked mine immediately I got the word through the HP grapevine. All pins functioning properly now. Good old Simone!
They blocked mine just yesterday when I tried to put in a pic of my "Domestic Violence", which was a picture I drew of a beaten woman's face. Their reason was something about nudity? She's not naked. Look on my profile. I featured that story. Maybe I'll try again. But I won't worry about it. Thanks for asking your question.
Pinterest had blocked my hubpages but my blogspot was working fine. They were showing that my hubpages were spam and hence wont let anyone go to hubpages. So i wrote to them about it and in couple of hours they were working fine.
The ban was lifted yesterday through the intervention of HubPages Team leaders. It's all explained on the respective forum. The problem was that some subdomains were considered spammers, and Pinterest didn't make a difference between a subdomain on Hubpages and the main Hubpages page, so we all got banned. There is an agreement to work out a better system so that this won't happen in the future.
Still it's a good warning to QUIT SPAMMING! The guilty few could affect the entire HP community.
I have been pinning all week without a problem. i just Pinned a Hub and checked it on the website and all is well.
Yep it is now working again for me as well It was only blocked for about a day so some people didn't even notice it
Haven't used Pinterest a lot. But, I have been hearing numerous complaints about them blocking and the recent one I've heard on the forums was with one hubber where she had her image blocked from her hubs, where you add photos to help describe your work, and she a major fit with it.
Yes. it is all good. I emailed asking about it and pinterest responded saying it had been an error.
Mine just unblocked about five minutes ago. I don't pin many things anymore, just limiting it to crafts from now on, but I tried to pin someone else's hub and it wouldn't let me. Working now though!
Yes, my Pin button is working good now. I swore I wasn't going to Pin anything else for fear I'd be a "spammer" , but I read a recipe this AM that was SO good, I just had to Pin it!
I intend to be more selective in Pinning from now now, though.
Yipee! This is good news that I created a new board for "favorite hubbers." ^_^
Yep, seems to be working now. Just pinned my latest Hub and everything looks good.
Hubpages team leaders did it again! Always helping, always looking out for our best interest. I guess I was just lucky because I never had any of my Pins blocked. Glad to know this has been settled. Thanks Joanveronica for letting us know!
I have been pinning and not had any problems. I don't pin every day though.
by Kyler J Falk 3 days ago
It is beginning to irritate me that even when commenting directly to one of my articles, my feed does not update if it is a specific hubber. Being specific myself, no matter my settings I can no longer see Brenda Arledge and John Hansen within my feed. I've unfollowed and refollowed, tweaked my...
by galleryofgrace 8 years ago
Pinterest message says it cannot accept pins from thsiswebsite- what happened? I never had trouble before!
by Terrie Lynn 4 years ago
Hi, everyone you might want to check the internet for your work. I've now found 3 of my articles on Facebook sites, Pinterest and on a blog site. I am not sure I can post the name here. They seem to have stolen a few articles I have read on here. If you have medical or heal dove pages some have...
by Andrew 12 years ago
I was refraining about talking about this but it really is bad. Last month with adsense was my most profitable month, but this month so far I got 3 clicks...What could have made this change?-New Hubpages Layout?-April 1st Conflicker Virus? I was thinking these two things can't be so harmful to my...
by Holle Abee 10 years ago
I've had several people contact me through HP wanting to hire me to write for their websites. They've all been totally legit and paid me what they said they would. They stumbled upon my hubs and liked them. This is just one more reason I love HP!!Anyone else had this wonderful experience?
by L C David 7 years ago
While the message says QAP can take up to 24 hours, I haven't had a QAP last more than a little over two hours in a long time. I'm now on 5 plus hours in limbo waiting on QAP. Wonder if they've changed it to be longer or something? I do see others in my news feed who have...
Copyright © 2021 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.|