While Hub Hopping...

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  1. DIYweddingplanner profile image90
    DIYweddingplannerposted 6 years ago

    This was it, the entire hub...


    "Do you girls had went to Sears? Well if you havent went,You have to go! I found this really cute heels in Sears.I love them because cheetah is now the "Thing" Like now you're a looser if you dont have something thats is cheetah or zebra.Well its not really cheetah its leopard,but i think is the same thing(: Do you think theyre expensive? Naah! theyre just for 41.99! Thats really cheap! well in my town they have them at 30% off! The real price is 59.99! The sale is gonna be out in 10/01/11.I really love them.

    Description:They have a bow that make them look more cute,im just givin my opinion!(:"


    Maybe a minimum character filter would help?  Or a smilie face filter?

  2. LuisEGonzalez profile image84
    LuisEGonzalezposted 6 years ago

    OMG...were descending into uncharted waters when stuff like this makes it into HubPages........roll

    1. SimeyC profile image94
      SimeyCposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      Stuff like this has always made it into Hubpages - it just needs to be flagged and it will be deleted....if it hasn't been already!

  3. seamist profile image57
    seamistposted 6 years ago

    It sounds like it was written by some kid that doesn't understand what Hubpages is all about. It make me wonder how HP can find all the violations with established author's hubs, yet something like this goes through. In this case, a minimum word count filter would have kicked it out.

  4. IzzyM profile image88
    IzzyMposted 6 years ago

    I usually go to Hubs ~> Latest, to see the new hubs that are published but I see it hasn't been updated for 3 days?
    I find the hopper slow.

    1. jfay2011 profile image59
      jfay2011posted 6 years agoin reply to this

      I didn't know that.  They should keep updating it.

  5. IzzyM profile image88
    IzzyMposted 6 years ago

    OK I went hopping and found this gem

    "When it comes to staying in a municipality, you oft seem to be destroyed for option when choosing a expensiveness hotel."
    or
    "When it comes to staying in a port, you oft seem to be spoilt for option when choosing a wealth hotel"
    or
    "When it comes to staying in a port, you often seem to be destroyed for action when choosing a wealthiness hotel."
    or
    "When it comes to staying in a metropolis, you often seem to be destroyed for action when choosing a sumptuousness hotel."

    he's got six hubs up, the other two are repeats of two of the above.

  6. WriteAngled profile image80
    WriteAngledposted 6 years ago

    I go to the newest hubbers. That way, I can often cull a number of hubs belonging to the same account in one fell swoop. I'm hoping if some of these losers keep getting their accounts terminated within a few hours or a day of joining, they may give up and go away.

    1. IzzyM profile image88
      IzzyMposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      That's a good idea. Popping over there now!

    2. Hyphenbird profile image88
      Hyphenbirdposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      That is a good idea. I will do that now along with flagging while Hopping.

  7. Aficionada profile image85
    Aficionadaposted 6 years ago

    I recently wrote a hub about an efficient method of flagging the garbage, including some ideas for finding garbage accounts in the first place.  I'm all for getting rid of it - but I would prefer that it be eliminated before being published!

    1. DIYweddingplanner profile image90
      DIYweddingplannerposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      I read it, Ms. Aficionada, very good hub, BTW.

      I love to get them in the feed.  Pretty easy to spot.  I just wish they never got that far and with the appropriate filter, this one never would have.

      1. Aficionada profile image85
        Aficionadaposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        Thanks, DIYwp!!

        Oh-my-goodness, Yes!

        I've seen forum posts that indicate the engineers are working on a filter - or some filters - to help in this regard.  Let's all hope that they succeed very, very soon.  smile

  8. Lisa HW profile image66
    Lisa HWposted 6 years ago

    I don't really think I have anything that's either cheetah OR zebra, so I guess I'm a giant "looser".  (What to do...   What to do.... )

  9. PaulaHenry1 profile image74
    PaulaHenry1posted 6 years ago

    Just ran across this lovely article while Hopping along....

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  10. DIYweddingplanner profile image90
    DIYweddingplannerposted 6 years ago

    OK, while I'm wishing, I'm gonna wish for a gobbledygook filter, too. smile

  11. Stacie L profile image88
    Stacie Lposted 6 years ago

    I see many people who have good content but haven't mastered the English language yet.
    And a lot of poetry..I am not putting poems down but some people only write poems.
    Shouldn't it be a mix?

  12. Randy Godwin profile image92
    Randy Godwinposted 6 years ago

    I don't look for them anymore.  I disagree with allowing first time hubbers having free rein to publish anything at will with no review of their first hubs.

    This played a large part in HP being Pandalized in the first place and caused the continuing roller coaster ride some of us are experiencing.  I would gladly review a newbies first few articles to help out with this problem, but HP's present "needle in the haystack" method is simply hopeless.  smile

    1. Azure11 profile image92
      Azure11posted 6 years agoin reply to this

      I totally agree with Randy, all first time hubs should be reviewed before being published - it doesn't even have to be a complete review but just a glance would weed out about 50% of the dross and that would talk about 30 seconds per hub.

      But surely they must be able to build some kind of filter that says if there are more than 20% of spelling errors then it can't be published or something??

  13. Uninvited Writer profile image82
    Uninvited Writerposted 6 years ago

    A new way of describing the Internet smile

    "The property could be a sensible technique to create your individual domain name web site and trade relations and on the planet Wide net."

    1. IzzyM profile image88
      IzzyMposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      Planet wide net - love it!!

 
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