Hubs on recipes
I recently published a hub on a new chicken recipe that is wonderful, but got a warning saying it was copied from another site. Yes, it was, the site I found the recipe at in the first place! How do people hub about recipes they like without getting a warning that they've copied it? Obviously if I added a chocolate chip cookie recipe, there are hundreds out there exactly like it. Its very frustrating. My intent was to share the recipe and to launch from there a journey my husband and I are with his weight loss surgery. I'm irritated.
Ingredients lists can't be copyrighted, but instructions for cooking can. Essentially, you stole someone else's work, and HubPages is going to penalize you for it.
by Paul Deeds6 years ago
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by And Drewson6 years ago
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by Sherri6 years ago
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by Chitrangada Sharan4 years ago
Found two my hubs on another site. What should I do?I found two of my recipe hubs, exactly the same, may be copy, pasted, on another site. But they have given a link to my original hub at the bottom. But they have used...
by Paul Deeds6 years ago
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