Why are hubs labeled as overtly promotional whence they contain only 1 nofollowed external link?
Related to policies at Hub Pages for external Linking.
Unsure how to specifically answer the question. Here is a link to the FAQ where they state what 'Overly Promotional' means. Maybe that will help?
Overly Promotional: http://hubpages.com/faq/#overly_promotional
Overly promotional doesn't just cover external links. It also covers content, and the tone of your writing. If the article is simply a promotional piece for your business, or whatever entity you're writing about, it can still be considered overly promotional, even without any links at all.
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