Hubpages outlawed by shetoldme?

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  1. Your Knowledge profile image58
    Your Knowledgeposted 8 years ago

    I just tried to post two hubs to shetoldme and the urls wasnt allowed. Is Hp now outlawed by them as well?

    1. Aya Katz profile image81
      Aya Katzposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      What do you mean by "as well"? Is HP outlawed elsewhere?

      1. Your Knowledge profile image58
        Your Knowledgeposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Yeah it was outlawed somewhere else. I think mrwong.

        1. calicoaster profile image75
          calicoasterposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          You are right. Hubpages links are banned in many other places like propeller and karmalynx.But, I guess shetoldme works fine with HP till now.  I was able to submit a link at shetoldme today.

    2. dbonchabo profile image57
      dbonchaboposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      you should try to post to mashbite.com it's the same community as shetoldme

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    cosetteposted 8 years ago

    really?

    hmm i haven't been over there for a while. let me try...

  3. profile image0
    cosetteposted 8 years ago

    well i just tried to create a scoop and i got this message:

    Story's URL: The URL is not functioning!

    and it wouldn't let me post it. 'k, what IS going on? i'm glad you said something...

    1. Your Knowledge profile image58
      Your Knowledgeposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Yeah thats what i got. Seems its blocked then.

  4. rebekahELLE profile image86
    rebekahELLEposted 8 years ago

    I think there was a thread about this a week or so ago.
    maybe check with a search.

  5. profile image0
    cosetteposted 8 years ago

    i checked and there's quite a few but none with this particular topic. there was one that said they are not accepting new hubbers, is that it?

    i joined last year, so i'm not new there.

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    cosetteposted 8 years ago

    well i emailed the webmaster. if they respond i will comment here.

  7. habee profile image95
    habeeposted 8 years ago

    Yeah, let us know, Cosette!

  8. sunforged profile image75
    sunforgedposted 8 years ago

    umm well, there is def not a restriction against new hubbers registering, The site is run by one person and sometimes he gets behind on activating new registrants, its a manual process.

    also know plenty of hub based addresses are being added daily.


    the sites that banned hubpages were ones that didnt want self promoted works, shetoldme wants you to bookmark your own work.

    probably just a bug or a user error.

    Did you attempt to scoop a non-hubs URL and get accepted? otherwise its a pretty odd conclusion to think hubpages was "outlawed"

  9. Rafini profile image86
    Rafiniposted 8 years ago

    When I first started with shetoldme I had a LlotT of trouble  getting a URL for my hub to work, so I emailed the webmaster.  He didn't have any advice other than to say "Keep trying".

    I did start a thread about it and posted my findings when I finally figured it out.  I'll see if I can find it.

    Okay, here it is:

    http://hubpages.com/forum/topic/38942

  10. sunforged profile image75
    sunforgedposted 8 years ago

    yep, site is just broken - not accepting any URLS - being a hubpages link has nothing to do with it

  11. Falsor Wing profile image78
    Falsor Wingposted 8 years ago

    Oh thank goodness I just discovered my inability to post. I thought I'd violated the TOS or samat, started looking for the partyvan.

  12. N. Ramius profile image71
    N. Ramiusposted 8 years ago

    I noticed the issue a week ago. It seemed to not accept trackers when I did my links but the links went through without the tracker fine. Not sure what is up.

    1. CMHypno profile image92
      CMHypnoposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      This seemed to happen a couple of weeks ago, and they haven't allowed urls with trackers to be posted.  But the ordinary urls have loaded fine.

  13. sportyfunster profile image68
    sportyfunsterposted 8 years ago

    I emailed the webmaster in regards to the error message Story URL is Not Functioning:

    Hello, thank you for your message regarding the URL checking system not working correctly. I'll reboot the server now, and you can try again, maybe it will work.
    If not tomorrow it should be resolved.
    Sorry for the inconvenience, I understand it can be frustrating, but don't worry, there's nothing wrong with your account.

    I don't think they banned Hubpages as I tried other regular sites as well and still got that error message.

    Is anyone able to submit anything to Shetoldme?

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    cosetteposted 8 years ago

    cool, thanks! glad it wasn't anything serious.

  15. Mike Lickteig profile image87
    Mike Lickteigposted 8 years ago

    I encountered the same problem awhile ago but didn't have time to investigate.  Glad it doesn't seem to be serious or targeted at hubbers.

  16. profile image0
    wordscribe41posted 8 years ago

    No, I can't submit anything either.  Thanks for investigating and letting us know, sporty.

  17. sportyfunster profile image68
    sportyfunsterposted 8 years ago

    I have just posted an article on shetoldme and looks like we are good to go.

    1. Mary Merriment profile image89
      Mary Merrimentposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      I'm new to HubPages, but not new to writing or to SheToldMe.com. I posted my first articles there this morning and had no issues. So whatever issue was happening before is hopefully resolved.

  18. Astra Nomik profile image54
    Astra Nomikposted 8 years ago

    I tried posting a link to a hub recently on facebook and it wouldn't let me, after emailing them, they suggested I try emptying my browser cache, and quitting and restarting my browser. I did it and it worked. It might not be the problem dogging you there on Shetoldme, but hey - give it a try if you like...

    Shetoldme is not blocking hub pages. They like Hub Pages as it has a high Google page ranking in general.

  19. BeBrown profile image68
    BeBrownposted 8 years ago

    Guys, I got a reply from the webmaster there, he said that sometimes he needs to reboot the server so if you have a problem retry every few hours.  Hubpages is not banned there.

  20. thisisoli profile image71
    thisisoliposted 8 years ago

    Yeah I got hit by that problem, should be fixed now though!

 
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