Will the blackout on Wikipedia in the USA today have any direct effect on HubPages?
The most direct effect on HubPages could be an increase in traffic to Hubs on HubPages, as people looking for information look for other sources than Wikipedia.
However, if passed, SOPA and PIPA will directly impact Hubpages - because even if members do not violate any copyright, if Hubpages links to any page/site that violates copyright, it could be forced offline.
Wikipedia has a good article on SOPA and PIPA: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia: … Learn_more
ohhh i didn't know there was a blackout . Why ? i am in china now with out access to wikipedia. What is happening ?
I didn't see any affects. I checked the site several times and never experienced andy issues.
by GoldenBird6 years ago
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by Mahaveer Sanglikar6 years ago
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by Larry Fields5 years ago
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