Remove Actress Hubs

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  1. sid_candid profile image60
    sid_candidposted 7 years ago

    I have seen that hubpages has several actress hubs which are nothing but a collection of sleazy pics. I don't think these are of any utility to hubpages. I have flagged a few but there are thousands of them still. I believe these should be removed immediately.

    1. White Teeth profile image56
      White Teethposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      You are at least 2 years too late...No that these comments did much good 2 years ago...

      1. relache profile image84
        relacheposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        Closer to three years too late....

        No matter how vehemently the community has complained about these Hubs, admin seems most unwilling to remove this style of content.

        1. Mark Knowles profile image60
          Mark Knowlesposted 7 years agoin reply to this

          They may be rethinking. wink

        2. Lily Rose profile image85
          Lily Roseposted 7 years agoin reply to this

          But why? Do they bring in lots of $$ for HP?

    2. Cagsil profile image82
      Cagsilposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Well, I certainly hope you're talking, specifically about certain hubs.

      I personally have many Celebrity hubs, which might qualify "Actress" Hubs, however, my hubs have a lot more content on them than just pictures.

      I would suggest instituting a words count minimum for those specific type of hubs. Most of mine are at least 400 words or more. wink

      1. sid_candid profile image60
        sid_candidposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        Hi Ray,
        Your Hubs are good and they don't qualify for the sleazy stuff category. Your hubs deserve top stay at hubpages.

        1. Cagsil profile image82
          Cagsilposted 7 years agoin reply to this

          cool Much appreciated. smile

          1. White Teeth profile image56
            White Teethposted 7 years agoin reply to this

            You might have a buttload of copyright violations though...

            I don't think all of Hubpages problems can be fixed retroactively. Four years of Indian aunties, 1 paragraph hubs, wholesale copyright violation of photos, etc... can't really be fixed without massive manpower. Either Hubpages will be able to weather the algorithm changes or it won't. It is really kinda late to do anything about it.

    3. sarovai profile image76
      sarovaiposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Needs Hubpages team attention.

    4. profile image0
      BenjaminBposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      I agree completely sid_candid ,nothing but garbage with no value to a site that's touted as a community of writers.

  2. Uninvited Writer profile image82
    Uninvited Writerposted 7 years ago

    I flagged 3 by the same person, they were filled with sleasy, x-rated comments.

  3. KristenGrace profile image60
    KristenGraceposted 7 years ago

    I completely agree, if my opinion counts for anything... lol tongue

  4. Misha profile image69
    Mishaposted 7 years ago

    I smell the burning flesh big_smile

  5. Eaglekiwi profile image78
    Eaglekiwiposted 7 years ago

    Would it not be easier for the moderators to reject them right at the  just published stage? you know a wild horse is easier to control before he's left the stable.
    Logical even.

  6. Julie2 profile image60
    Julie2posted 7 years ago

    I don't think they would do it from jump. I saw a few of Bollywood Actress' which had risque photos, soft porn type pics and there were a couple of other hubs with regular girls who were not celebrities and the hubber put something like, "Isn't my aunt a hottie! See more picks below." One was of the sister, another of the cousin. I don't know if they were trying to advertise mail order brides or what! That was a definite flag.

    Cags I have seen your hubs and they are legit. They have beautiful photos and are informative so there should not be any comparison at all when it comes to your hubs.

    I have done hubs with lots of photos about American Idol but I add alot of info as well.

  7. tony0724 profile image57
    tony0724posted 7 years ago

    I guess none of you were here for the oversaturation of Indian Aunties back in the day.

    1. Eaglekiwi profile image78
      Eaglekiwiposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      lol  lol

      Yes they definately did not have my permission!

    2. Cagsil profile image82
      Cagsilposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Hey Tony, I was here before Hubpages did away with a lot of them. wink


      @Julie, Thank you kindly. Much appreciated. smile

      1. Julie2 profile image60
        Julie2posted 7 years agoin reply to this

        @Tony, you are such a nut! lol

        @Cagsil, no sweat man! tongue

        1. tony0724 profile image57
          tony0724posted 7 years agoin reply to this

          Julie I gotta be me ! smile

          1. Hmrjmr1 profile image79
            Hmrjmr1posted 7 years agoin reply to this

            You Da Man Tony! big_smile

            1. tony0724 profile image57
              tony0724posted 7 years agoin reply to this

              HmrJmr I beg to differ. I think you da man ! smile

          2. Julie2 profile image60
            Julie2posted 7 years agoin reply to this

            That is the way to go! Nutty should be my middle name. I love it! smile

  8. Pearldiver profile image81
    Pearldiverposted 7 years ago

    I HATE the way they are Spun! sad

  9. Mighty Mom profile image81
    Mighty Momposted 7 years ago

    I love the idea of a minimum word count -- for ALL hubs.
    For goodness sake. This is a WRITERS' SITE. We are supposed to be WRITING here.
    If you can't pull together at least 300 words (arbitrarily chosen #) it's not a hub. It's spam.

    For the record: I have nothing against beautiful actresses or hot Indian aunties. There's a time and place for those. HP ain't it.

    1. tony0724 profile image57
      tony0724posted 7 years agoin reply to this

      MM ewe no righting iz mie lief !

      1. Pente profile image81
        Penteposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        LOL, I thought you were writing in German, so I hit the translate button. It failed to translate, but then a second later it says:

        Did you mean to say "MM you know writing is my life!" ?

        I haven't felt this stupid for a long time.

        1. tony0724 profile image57
          tony0724posted 7 years agoin reply to this

          All in good fun Bro !!!! smile

    2. Lily Rose profile image85
      Lily Roseposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Could not have said it better myself!

  10. Mighty Mom profile image81
    Mighty Momposted 7 years ago

    Tony -- I'm not sure whether to say "Thank you" or "How dare you!" Ha ha ha ha lol

  11. Mutiny92 profile image75
    Mutiny92posted 7 years ago

    I am in favor of a minimum word count, but I think they need to put all of the poetry hubs elsewhere.  I like the idea of the poetry outlet, but I am not sure that those monetize well and be warrant a segregation to a more poet-friendly area.

    1. Cagsil profile image82
      Cagsilposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Hey Mutiny, I have a few hubs that are poetry that make clicks and have word counts over 500 words. tongue

      Nice to see you again. smile

    2. shogan profile image82
      shoganposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      C'mon now...leave the poetry be.  As you said, poetry doesn't earn much, which means it's not getting picked up much in the search engines, either.  In other words, poetry isn't even close to the problem here on HP.

  12. Mutiny92 profile image75
    Mutiny92posted 7 years ago

    and while we are at it, I recommend removing FOREX hubs and the big influx of insurance hubs.  Most of them appear to be shallow and seem to serve the purpose of giving someone's blog a backlink.

    I am sure there are exceptions...but good grief already!

  13. thisisoli profile image70
    thisisoliposted 7 years ago

    Celebrities are a legitimate category to write about, and there are plenty of people out there interested in celebrities.  They tend to earn lesss than others per thousand visitors, but they also tend to get more traffic.

    All low quality hubs should probably be removed from Hubpages, there is no reason to limit this to celebrities.

 
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