Some people will post things advertising links to a website in a comment. I don't get this a lot, but its occurring more lately. Its usually a relevant comment, buts its spam and I delete them. Does this happen to you guys sometimes?
yes happens every now and again,just report it and delete,i also get the odd comment from someone who points out that i have made a simple mistake in one of my hubs,with them i just ask where their hubs are as generally they are just browsing.
Occasionally but not often.
If it's a non hubber on one hub, you can edit the comments box and set it so only hubbers can comment.
It happens rarely to me, but enough that I set my comments to moderate... I don't like spam being visible, even if it is only until I delete it.
It happens to me all the time, and it irks me. People think if they type up (or copy) a big, long, "relevant", comment their link is going to fly. It doesn't, as far as I'm concerned. That's because a lot of people are told that when they want to post their unsolicited link places it might go over if they "post a relevant comment". That little blue square with an arrow in it pretty much says, "I didn't have a shred of interest in this Hub. I was only looking for a place to post my own links." I know a lot of people just figure, "that's how it works among Internet writers", but it irks me anyway (which is maybe why I shouldn't be writing on the Internet, I guess... )
by Dorsi Diaz4 years ago
I started getting a few spammy comments a few days ago. I posted a thread and someone suggested changing my comment settings to allowing only signed in users being allowed to comment and approval before they were...
by Laura Smith2 years ago
Hi,One of my Hubs has been showing comments from different people that are unrelated to my post. It seems to be entire discussions going on about another subject. Is anyone else seeing this?
by Marcy Goodfleisch4 years ago
I just noticed that comments I delete from the 'comments' section on my accounts page are not being deleted from the actual hubs. One of my hubs gets spammed a lot by people posting links and email addresses for...
by Liz Elias4 years ago
Normally, I approve 99% of all comments left on my hubs. But twice today, and once yesterday, there were comments left, all by "anonymous," that I simply denied because they were just way out of line.Not...
by Audrey Hunt2 years ago
I seldom find a comment to my hubs hub that include a business link. Are links allowed in the comment section? Do you reply or do you delete the comment? Thanks.
by Isabella Snow9 years ago
This has been discussed a number of times, but I think it's time to bring it up again because lately I've been denying loads of comments that I view as spam. And, just now, I've been told by someone whose comments Ive...
Copyright © 2017 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.