If I let someone use the content of one of my hubs, how does that square with "duplicate content"?
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I believe it would only count as duplicate content only if the person copy/pasted your entire hub at another site. If the person is only using parts of your hub in the form of block quotes, it isn't duplicating because there is a lot more of their own content to make it original.
by ryankett 8 years ago
http://hubpages.com/profile/snehamadhuriThis girl Snehamadhuri has openly admitted to stealing her content from other people:- http://hubpages.com/forum/topic/18702Has a hub score of 18 because of this.Has had 8 of her hubs tagged by me with a comment for each saying 'copied content'.Has also had...
by Jessica 5 years ago
I found out this morning that this site had stolen at least 2 of my hubs. The more I looked, the more I noticed that it appears every single post on the site is a stolen hub, completely copied in most cases (including the authors' names and copyright notes, ironically). I see lots of names of...
by Susana Serer 7 years ago
I don't think I'm alone in thinking that the main thing that has dragged hubpages down in this latest algo change is the amount of crappy content posted on here over the years. I understand the reasoning behind the latest changes regarding ad placement and reduction of amazon and ebay links and I...
by Missy 3 years ago
I posted this hub about MOPS a few days ago: http://thatmommyblogger.hubpages.com/hu … S-Meeting. It took me hours to write, and I wrote it about a very personal topic. There is no chance that I plagiarized it, and I did not post it on any other site.I'm getting a duplicate...
by Ann Leung 6 years ago
That is another copying site which has been stealing our hubs from Hubbers at Hubpages. My hub How to Cure Vitiligo Naturally was copied and pasted onto this website: <link snipped> under the name "Zimmer". This bad guy changed the pictures but didn't event bother to...
by Hub Star 2 years ago
I was on another thread and someone said many people sign up on HubPages, but very few go on to write a substantial number of quality Hubs.I wonder why this is and what HubPages can do to encourage people to stay on and improve their Hubs, which seems to be what they want.All my Hubs were recently...
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