"Duplicate" alerts are coming up way too fast. MACHINES ARE NOT PERFECT. EVEN IF you have a machine checking for duplication, it shouldn't be in one tenth of a second.
I looked at your most recent article, and you are quoting very long passages from original news sources. It is good that you are giving a source credit, but if you're interested in writing an opinion piece in response to another article, you can cite the source without reposting most, if not all, of it in your writing.
Look into other political blogs and how they respond to topical news or opinion pieces. It will help you avoid duplicate flags and bring you better traffic.
The duplicate flag is a sign that you are not producing original content, or enough original content. If it's coming up right away, you need to rethink your Hub building practices. After all, in your profile, you say that you feel quality is more important than quantity when it comes to writing Hubs. The duplicate flag is a sign of waning quality...
by Brooke Lorren 7 years ago
I looked at my account today and noticed that I had a duplicate account flag on my original work. I have not published it elsewhere.I ran it through Copyscape, and the only things that came up were two Amazon.com pages. My hub includes an Amazon module with a link to this book. ...
by Isabella Snow 11 years ago
What's the hubpages view on copying free license text and passing it off as your own?Even if quoted, its duplicate content.. which I'm sure would be penalized.. but is it acceptable to do it in the first place?I was just looking at a hub by a constantly-complaining hubber - and her hub is 100%...
by Kate Swanson 9 years ago
I notice several disgruntled Hubbers on Eric's new Hub, saying they're leaving HubPages because of the duplicate content flags.They seem to be misunderstanding what the dup content flag is all about - either they think they're being penalized, or that the flag means they have to delete the Hub.I...
by Peeples 4 years ago
I am doing a 20 "such and such" quotes about "such and such" hub. I even went back in after they marked it duplicate and made sure 400 of the words are my words, even though I know people googling it aren't going to want to read my words and are instead just going to be coming...
by HSanAlim 7 years ago
Given all the time spend world wide worrying about Panda and Google's poor quality and duplicate content comments, what the hell does this post from GOOGLE themselves mean. Talk about contradictory!http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot. … apers.html
by scottyy11 9 years ago
i was thinking about adding a few blurbs off another article will this cause a dupe flag?
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