Overly promotional , what a joke I thought the object of this site was to sell, sell, sell . What do my fellow hubbers think about being called a over promotional writer. That is like saying you are a overly emotional type writer.
HubPages isn't a site to sell, sell, sell. And I don't think many people want to read a big ad, so being overly promotional doesn't only violate the Terms of Service, but also will not generate very much traffic due to the lack in content.
The object of this site is to post content that earns money for the content producer *and* for Hubpages. Anything else is secondary.
I don't think the main objective of this site is to post content that earns $ for the content producer and for Hubpages...
I actually read a couple articles here that were very educational and I learned a couple of things. Thats when i start looking into Hubpages. and I realized that you can earn $ from it. -- Which I think, people who look into Hubpages first are actually looking to learn new information about the topic they are researching...
Reviewing a handful of your hubs, are you putting to many Amazon capsules in your hubs or adding to many links? Rules are rules, been through it already. Just edit, fix and on to the next hub.
by ramesh 9 years ago
i am wondering today that some 3-4 of my hubs has been flagged as overly promotional just a few hours ago..i made some changes and submitted for review ..but i do want to know when the overly promotional flag really applies to a hub..i mean each of these flagged 3 hubs have exactly 2-3 links only...
by Paula Atwell 3 years ago
Is there a balance of Amazon products on a page that makes a hub overly promotional? Or is it dependent on the individual hub (over and beyond the 50 words per product)?
by Mark Knowles 10 years ago
At last !One of my hubs has been flagged as overly promotional LOLOr at least :WARNING: This hub is in danger of being flagged as Overly Promotional, for 2+ links to a domain. I feel so proud. Almost like a "real" internet marketer. 2008 Motorcycle Guide
by Liz Elias 3 years ago
Wouldn't a hubber who seems to write exclusively on product reviews, which they openly state they got for free or at a reduced price simply for the purpose of writing review, be considered as "overly promotional," as that is all the hub seems to be doing, is promoting a product under the...
by Mary Craig 5 years ago
Wouldn't it be nice if some explanation about the hub came with the above mentioned notices. All you get is the general notice that you hub is overly promotional or substandard and it needs to be fixed. If it is re-submitted and is not fixed properly you could be banned from...
by BenjaminB 7 years ago
I find it hilarious that Hubpages pushes the concept of helping new Hubbers yet my Hub which has had very good reception by the community has been flagged for being both overly promotional and substandard.I had 5 social bookmarking links,and 2 other links to free tools absolutely related to the...
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