Several years ago I published an alternative medicing newsletter. The site has been down for at least 6 years. My first 2 hubs are articles that I have written for that newsletter years ago. I thought that there was some valuable information here that I could share with our fellow hubbers. There is no link anywhere and in no way do I profit from them. They have been statused as Duplicates. I feel like I did a really BAD thing!
Do I need to worry about this? Is there something I should do about it? I don't want people even thinking that I might have stolen these articles from somewhere.
Dont worry you are the only one that sees it. I have some duplicates.
And I have completely reworded them and yet they still show as duplicate. One of my duplicates is my best earner and I have not touched it at all.
So decided not to worry about them anymore. Only get grey hairs.
It can drop your earnings so they so. Good luck
I agree with Eileen. Don't worry about those. Many of us have written posts that appeared in our own blog sites, for example, and I wouldn't hesitate to put good ones here.
It could be that someone else has copied your original articles. If you search on google using a distinct phrase from your article you should be able to find it.
Your the only one who can see your "duplicate warnings" so your readers wont think they are stolen
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