Why do my comments on a hub are required to be approved by the author of that hu

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  1. hubber8893 profile image81
    hubber8893posted 2 years ago

    Why do my comments on a hub are required to be approved by the author of that hub?

    I have tried to make comments on a dozen of hubs recently which were required to be approved by the author prior being displayed to future audience. I want to know what is the reason behind this, the custom setting for hub by the authors? or anything else?
    Kindly elaborate please?

  2. Link10103 profile image73
    Link10103posted 2 years ago

    It's a setting you can use when publishing hubs. Helps prevent spam or offensive comments from being immediately visible to everyone and gives you time to moderate it.

    1. hubber8893 profile image81
      hubber8893posted 2 years agoin reply to this

      Thanks for sharing info.
      I like hubpages community for being supportive to new members.

  3. jackclee lm profile image81
    jackclee lmposted 2 years ago

    It is an option but I recommend it to all hubbers. In some cases, you will find people making comments that are off topic and some may be offensive. It is better to be safe than sorry. Some comments if un-moderated, can get you banned from Hubpages.

    1. hubber8893 profile image81
      hubber8893posted 2 years agoin reply to this

      Thanks for your valuable info.
      Un-moderated comments will get banned to whom, the author of the hub or the hubber making comment?

    2. jackclee lm profile image81
      jackclee lmposted 2 years agoin reply to this

      The way I understand it, it is up to the staff at Hubpages to make the decision. They can ban a hubber without notice or warning for violation of the term of service. You can search the web and find some unhappy hubbers complaining about it.

 
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