Someone posted about a 500 word comment on one of my hubs, which is usually great, only this comment was pretty much just copied from the safety page of a natural health website. I'm thinking I should delete the comment because it's just duplicate content? It's really good info but I think in the long run I'd be penalized in the Serps?
If the information is good and applicable, would it be a good idea to provide a link to the original content? That is, delete the comment, but provide a link either within your Hub, in a link capsule or in a comment of your own, to the content that was copied. Not sure whether this is a good idea or not, but maybe something to consider?
Because I am a crafty fool I would copy the comment, then re-word the comment and then using one of my other hubpage accounts post the comment, so that it's a different comment altogether but re-worded.....either that or use it as a basis for a new hubpage, these comment spammers have to be useful for something right?
Waynet... you mind works overtime doesn't it...
I love the idea of making a hub taking ideas from the comment and linking the two together.
Thanks may use it later if I have to!
by Kuan Leong Yong 4 weeks ago
I have two old hubs, part of a series, which I've been wanting to merge and redo for quite a while. Problem though, part 1 was copied by some dodgy site. I've written to them but have so far received no response. Were I to delete both hubs in my revamp, does this mean I transform their copied...
by Paul Edmondson 3 years ago
We've heard several concerns about Hubs getting copied and losing traffic and we know how frustrating this is for the author. Google tries to identify the original content creator and show that in the search results. If you have a copied Hub that is getting outranked in the search...
by Kate Swanson 4 years ago
I notice that on the "copied Hubs" page, there's a column for "removed". I've never seen any Hub with an entry in that "removed" column and there seems to be no way to mark a copy as "removed". Is there meant to be?It would be an awesome...
by CMHypno 7 years ago
I flagged two new hubs that I saw in my feed this morning for copied content, and each of them had been published in at least four other locations?Surely, there is a better automatic filter that HP could use to help stop such blatant spamming of the internet - it's not even as if these article were...
by Suzanne Day 3 years ago
Hi all,I've been using Google Alerts to find and report duplicated hubs without having to spend hours doing a monthly search for them. Here's what you do. Go to Google Alerts, add an alert and copy and paste the headline in "" into the alert, eg., "Headline". Then select - How...
by Arun Dev 3 years ago
Why are these HubPages subdomain urls being listed like this on Google search?jptrans.naver.net>Explore>Health>Health Care, Drugs and Insurance>Selecting a Procedure or Treatmentfcmalaga.ru>HubPages>Education and Science>Life...
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