When is Hubpages going to take control of the Q and A section?
How many times do we have to ask for them to stop the spam before they step up and stop people who created an account 10 minutes from posting?
I think HP only comes in on the forum posts. Questions are supposed to be thoughts that pop in your head and have nothing to do with HP protocol or anything related to writing.
I've had people follow me (some even leave fan mail with their private email address) who are obviously spammers or looking to hook up. I report them and you should too.
Preach it peeples!!
...and why in the world do they all seem to post their spam under the "How to write short stories" heading? Why do they like that one so much, anyway??
Just hit REPORT immediately....we have to keep chasing them back to the nut house they came from. We should get paid for that!! LOL
Yes, I know. I see spam all the time. Just hit the report button. That's all needs to be done. It gets to be aggravating after a while. Spam seem to occur during the witching hour..........Really, how coincidental is that! Very eerily so........
by Kangaroo_Jase 8 years ago
I have come across a **itload of spam in the forums recently, and a few as Hubs, now obviously its not anything new, and it most likely comes in ebbs and flows.But what do you do about it Hubbers?Do you zing it and nip it in the bud? Or just say 'meh' and float on through to the next hub / forum...
by Tony 4 years ago
There has been a lot of discussion in the last few days about HP changing the rules and people being un-featured or even un-published for spam and over promotional activity. So I just want to add my thoughts......Whether people (writers) like it or not most of their traffic will be coming from...
by Rastamermaid 6 years ago
Is it only me or has this happened to you also?I'm all for communication but I recently received an email from a hubber and it's straightup spam! Wants me to contact him for a very important business opportunity for both of us. Yeah right,guess it's time to adjust my settings or leave HP.
by solarshingles 10 years ago
Be aware of this spammy URL, which is constantly leaving comments on hubs:http://www. absintheshop.info/Do anyone knows, where can I report this URL to be officially banned on HubPages?Thank you for your help in advance!
by Interactive Advertising 2 weeks ago
Hi Hubbers,I'd like some help with passing the Quality Assessment Process. Will you please give feedback on my article? What can I do to improve? Thanks!Here is my article: InteractiveAd (must be signed in to view)
by mariexotoni 4 years ago
I know there have been some trolls on HubPages and I have already contacted the staff to see maybe if they could help me with my issue.I have an occasional guest commentor.. His messages are disturbing, but I'm wondering if he sounds familiar to you. I wish I could remember all of his comments,...
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