Is it a common occurrence to have other registered Hubbers leave spam comments?
I also had the same question in mind, I was thinking that I should try to know from the google!
The comments I received were totally unrelated to the Hub, They were ads for Rolex watches and woman's dresses. I clicked on the person's profile. I found they publish no articles, and it looked as though they were leaving similar comments on a number of other Hubs.
Report them to the HubPages team and they will quickly disappear from HubPages!
It is very common for spammers to try and manipulate there Page Rank by blog commenting.
by Jenn 6 years ago
Just in the past 10 minutes or so I've already gotten 3 spam comments, all on the same hub! And whenever I delete one, it seems another immediately comes up!I'm sure that when I wake up tomorrow (it's almost 1 in the morning now) I'll have many more to delete. Ugh, is there a way to stop these spam...
by Dennis L. Page 5 years ago
Have you received any spam comments on Hubpages?I've been on HP for a long time and this morning was the first that I ever got a spam message to one of my hubs. I denied her comment and deleted her forever, but nonetheless, it was still disturbing. The commenter tried to direct me to another site...
by HeatherH104 3 years ago
This morning I was surprised to find I had 11 new hub comments! Considering I'm lucky to get 1 every 3-4 months I wondered if I was fortunate enough to have a HOTD. To my disappointment, every comment was spam. (No HOTD...lol) Is there anything I need to do other than mark the comment as spam? How...
by Melanie Palen 7 years ago
Every day when I log into HubPages, the first thing I do is read my new comments and approve them.However, I'll be wandering around my hubs and I'll see comments that HubPages kind of says are spam, but I never received ANY notification of the comment.It would be nice to be able to mod these...
by Sarah Jackson 6 years ago
Help! If I could just figure out how to stop it: I have suddenly started gettiong multiple spams in the comment section of several hubs. I keep deleting them, but they're multiplying like rabbits. Do I need to report the senders?
by WeddingConsultant 10 years ago
Just something I'll toss out there as it was new to me. I debated where to post this thought, but figured hubber hangout would be a good place.When approving comments this morning I came across a spam comment on my how to wake up early hub. The good news is that it seemed to have been caught in the...
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