Can a human take a look at my hub and tell me why it keeps getting flagged. Here is the reason for flagging my hub - "Overly Promotional - Solely or excessively promotes another site(s), especially when Hub links all point to one site". Thats BS I am not promoting any sites. Please take a look and see.
Overly promotional usually means there are more than 2 links pointing to the same domain.
If you're using referral links for the survey sites and trying to get the members with the hub then it'll be flagged and will not let you publish.
If the hub is duplicate content, then it is not allowed to have even one link in it, regardless of where the link goes. (Wikipedia and a couple other, very large sites are an exception to this.)
by Tim Mitchell5 years ago
I have a hub that today has been 'indicated' as being overly promotional. That hub is A Hub Marketing Plan http://tsmog.hubpages.com/hub/A-Hub-Marketing-Plan posted or published on 3/20/12. It has received positive...
by joniki9 years ago
So I am away for a couple days and come home to hubpages for a nice Easter gift.EVERY ONE of my hubs has been flagged and unpublished. ALL OF THEM??Hubs that have been live for almost a year now with thousands of hits...
by BenjaminB6 years ago
I find it hilarious that Hubpages pushes the concept of helping new Hubbers yet my Hub which has had very good reception by the community has been flagged for being both overly promotional and substandard.I had 5 social...
by frogpatch8 years ago
I am really ticked about this. I posted a hub about a revolutionary new site out there that will change how we social network and I linked to a page, not from that site but an info website of mine so people could get...
by RanaKm2 years ago
So, I've had a hub unpublished due to HP claiming that it's overly promotional.The hub only has 2 outbound links ( which is the number of links we're allowed to put for the other external sites ) this is the only thing...
by AnnaMKB19 months ago
First off, my hubs are transferred from Squidoo, and I am aware of various issues there. I'd already checked and edited hubs after the transition, so this is all post transfer.What I don't understand is why some...
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