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Let`s vote for the first Hubnuggets of 2009!

  1. funride profile image79
    funrideposted 8 years ago

    Hi everybody, it`s time to get HubNuggets rolling once again and we need everyone of you to start voting to choose which ones will feature on the next week newsletter wink.

    http://z.hubpages.com/u/747182_f520.jpg

    That`s right, this time we found 10 great "golden" hubs from 10 great new Hubbers!

    As you all know it`s not easy to start making good hubs for the first time but thankfully it`s possible. After searching amongst more than 1000 new hubs we were able to find lots of good ones from which we have chose the ones we believe are the best 10.

    Now you are all invited to read those hubs and vote! And if you think that they deserve to be read by everybody please share them with all your friends and family (everybody, and I mean everybody, can post their vote smile).

    http://hubpages.com/hub/hubnuggets-jan12-2009

    Have fun! wink

  2. LondonGirl profile image90
    LondonGirlposted 8 years ago

    What is the criteria?

  3. funride profile image79
    funrideposted 8 years ago

    Hi LondonGirl, the HubNuggets are Hubs that have been published by a fairly new Hubber and that have a decent HubScore. They are pulled out from a report that pulls a HUGE list of Hubs that fill all the requirements of what Hubpages think a hubNugget should be and from that list we decide which of the HubNuggets are of good enough quality to add to the newsletter that Hubpages team send out each week.

    When we choose them we want them to be Hubs that encourage quality writing and are also an interesting read. So the criteria is: newly hubs, well written, nicely presented, from fairly new Hubbers about whom we can know a little from their profile, etc.

    Of course there will always be nice hubs which are not chosen for HubNuggets but that´s because we are choosing from a list of more than 1000 hubs and we can only pick 10 of them.

    Hope this is satisfying.

    Have you post your vote yet? wink

  4. LondonGirl profile image90
    LondonGirlposted 8 years ago

    Thanks for explaining! I'll go and vote now, once I've read them, of course (-:

  5. funride profile image79
    funrideposted 8 years ago

        Total number of registered users: 449594
        Registered users online now: 69

    I´m waiting for the 449563 Hubbers who hasn´t vote yet to make their choice lol.


    Come on everybody, let´s "eat" some HubNuggets!

    http://z.hubpages.com/u/747032_f520.jpg

    http://i185.photobucket.com/albums/x300/funride_01/popcorn.gif

    1. WeddingConsultant profile image82
      WeddingConsultantposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      I'm afraid that picture doesn't really motivate me to vote on the hubnuggets. It really just motivates me to puke. That is some N A S T Y looking food! haha

      1. funride profile image79
        funrideposted 8 years ago in reply to this

        You don´t know what you´re talking about tongue.

        Those are tofu nuggets lol : http://www.flickr.com/photos/vondfreedom/410793838/

        LOL

        You forgot I´m a nutritionist!? big_smile

        1. Princessa profile image86
          Princessaposted 8 years ago in reply to this

          Anything can be yummy with a good wine and the right company wink LOL

          1. funride profile image79
            funrideposted 8 years ago in reply to this

            See what I mean Pete? Princessa knows exactly what she´s talking about big_smile.

            Princessa, would you care to join me for a glass of wine and a couple of tofu nuggets? http://i185.photobucket.com/albums/x300/funride_01/033102flo_1_prv.gif

  6. Shirley Anderson profile image85
    Shirley Andersonposted 8 years ago

    On my way to vote now!!!  smile

    1. funride profile image79
      funrideposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      Wow Shirley! Have I congratulate you for your new avatar already? You are just gorgeous http://i185.photobucket.com/albums/x300/funride_01/033102flo_1_prv.gif.

      http://i185.photobucket.com/albums/x300/funride_01/kiss-1.gif http://i185.photobucket.com/albums/x300/funride_01/kiss-1.gif big_smile

  7. profile image0
    Kellys Writingposted 8 years ago

    Hello All,

    I am very excited that one of my article was nominated for the Hubnuggets.

    My article is the " Shadow of Depression". I wrote to try to inform people about depression and how it not only effects the people who are depressed but also how some of us miss the signs of depression in the people we are closest to.

    PLease read my article and see if you think it is a worthy article for Hubnuggets.

    Thank you so much for the nomination.

    Best Wishes,
    Kelly

    1. Ryan Hupfer profile image82
      Ryan Hupferposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      Hey Kelly, I loved your Hub and you definitely got my vote. smile

      1. profile image0
        Kellys Writingposted 8 years ago in reply to this

        Thank you very much Ryan big_smile
        Best Wishes,
        Kelly

  8. ripplemaker profile image91
    ripplemakerposted 8 years ago

    Hi funride, yum yum yum...hubnuggets is back!  big_smile  I'm going to go and cast my vote too.  Wait for me Shirley!  smile

  9. tylermj23 profile image78
    tylermj23posted 8 years ago

    I too was so surprised to get the email from funride saying my hub made the top ten list.  I'm curious to see this newsletter.  I haven't received a hubpages newsletter yet, but I recently joined two weeks ago.  I keep watching the poll, and I'm off to an early lead!  People must like my money saving tips!

  10. TKIMWRSVC profile image60
    TKIMWRSVCposted 8 years ago

    Voted

  11. AEvans profile image71
    AEvansposted 8 years ago

    You can count mine.smile

  12. lesmith2009 profile image61
    lesmith2009posted 8 years ago

    I too am very excited that my hub, Skin Care 101 was nominated!  Thanks to everyone who has already voted, and if you havent check it out and see if it is worthy of your vote!  Thanks everyone and good luck to all!

    1. Ryan Hupfer profile image82
      Ryan Hupferposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      Congrats and great Hubbing! Keep up the awesome writing, you're doing fantastic - especially for being such a new Hubber. Looking forward to seeing what you come up with next.

  13. Shirley Anderson profile image85
    Shirley Andersonposted 8 years ago

    Just bumping to the top to remind hubbers to vote.

    It's our civic hub duty!

    1. Ryan Hupfer profile image82
      Ryan Hupferposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      I am Ryan Hupfer and I support this forum post. smile

  14. Ryan Hupfer profile image82
    Ryan Hupferposted 8 years ago

    Check out Kelly's blog post that she wrote that's promoting the HubNugget contest:

    http://kellyiswriting.blogspot.com/2009 … onday.html

    Very cool!

    1. profile image0
      Kellys Writingposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      Hi Ryan,

      Am laughing, everywhere I look there's a link to my blog. big_smile
      Best Wishes,
      Kelly

      1. funride profile image79
        funrideposted 8 years ago in reply to this

        That´s exactly the idea behind HubNuggets wink.

        Expose and promote good hubs from recent Hubbers!

        As to your blog I have to congratulate you because it also deserve to be exposed wink.

        You should take a picture right now while laughing, it will make another great avatar big_smile.


        Have fun!

  15. Ryan Hupfer profile image82
    Ryan Hupferposted 8 years ago

    Is that mayonnaise? haha

  16. funride profile image79
    funrideposted 8 years ago

    "80 people have voted in this poll."


    Is this great or what? smile



    Come on everybody, if you haven´t voted yet you should go and check those 10 (well, there´s only 9 at this moment sad) and choose your favorite one wink.

  17. jimmythejock profile image82
    jimmythejockposted 8 years ago

    I voted yesterday Funride but forgot to let you all know here lol , good to see the old hub nuggets back on the menu Keep up the good work guys.....jimmy

  18. ripplemaker profile image91
    ripplemakerposted 8 years ago

    Way to go Kelly! big_smile

    Pete, no puking please lol  glad to see you though..

    Funride, tofu nuggets?  Gee never heard of that one before.  Wonder how those tastes like...

    80 people!  Wow... keep voting hubbers! smile

    1. funride profile image79
      funrideposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      Thanks Jimmy, your support it is much appreciated wink.




      lol

      [Hide this from WC]Don´t tell Pete but I also never heard about it before.[/Hide this from WC] big_smile

      Anyway, we should join a bunch of Hubbers and have a party: good red wine, tofu nuggets and lots of talking smile.

  19. LondonGirl profile image90
    LondonGirlposted 8 years ago

    I agree, the food in the photo looks rank!

  20. WeddingConsultant profile image82
    WeddingConsultantposted 8 years ago

    Ah HAH, you've never heard of them before fun?

    Okay, neither have I.

    But I am a fan of tofu (really). I just wouldn't eat those crusty tofu nuggets...ugh!

    Hi Michelle, it's nice to be back smile

    1. ripplemaker profile image91
      ripplemakerposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      lol crusty tofu nuggets flies out of the picture! lol  It's not as bad as you think it is Pete. By the way, your baby looks really cute!  Waiting for him to grow up so he could vote too. lol

      1. WeddingConsultant profile image82
        WeddingConsultantposted 8 years ago in reply to this

        We'll be sure to have her vote wink

  21. Ryan Hupfer profile image82
    Ryan Hupferposted 8 years ago

    99 votes already! Who's going to be the 100th? smile

    1. funride profile image79
      funrideposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      I don`t know who made it but we have reach the 100 voters mark! cool

      1. ripplemaker profile image91
        ripplemakerposted 8 years ago in reply to this

        Funride, sssshhh....I will not tell WC...wink  I can keep secrets...

        Yay!  100!  waiting for 101... big_smile

        1. funride profile image79
          funrideposted 8 years ago in reply to this

          No need to wait anymore wink.

          Well, we could make it harder: let´s wait for 105 big_smile.

          1. ripplemaker profile image91
            ripplemakerposted 8 years ago in reply to this

            Hear ye, hear ye...waiting for 105.  lol vote now please... wink

  22. Shirley Anderson profile image85
    Shirley Andersonposted 8 years ago

    What did I miss?  I've had an awful time getting on the site the last couple of days.

    Looks like lots of voting going on, that's great!  I'm going to see who's in the lead.

  23. Shirley Anderson profile image85
    Shirley Andersonposted 8 years ago

    Up to 103 votes, woohoo!  Getting 105 should be easy!

  24. funride profile image79
    funrideposted 8 years ago

    Contest is over, see you all next week for more HubNuggets fun wink.

    1. Princessa profile image86
      Princessaposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      Well done!

      Hey! do not forget that we have a date for a glass of wine and a couple of tofu nuggets wink

  25. Zsuzsy Bee profile image84
    Zsuzsy Beeposted 8 years ago

    Congrats to all the winner. All ten were really great hubs.
    Great Job too Funride,
    until next week, kindest regards Zsuzsy

  26. funride profile image79
    funrideposted 8 years ago

    Thanks everybody, this has been real fun smile.

    This week winners:

    More Ways to Earn and Save Money Quickly

    Family Values

    Skin Care 101

    The difference between European flats and American apartments

    The Cell Phone Evolution

    Shadow of Depression

    That´s right, this week there are 6 winners! Because at the time I closed the contest both 5th and 6th places had 8% of the votes (there was someone who voted after that moment roll).


    Congratulations to all contestants smile.

    1. Rochelle Frank profile image89
      Rochelle Frankposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      OK Funride-- good way to squeeze in an extra hub.

      don't blame you-- they were all VERy good.

  27. Ryan Hupfer profile image82
    Ryan Hupferposted 8 years ago

    The newsletter is officially SENT!

    Anyone see it yet? smile

    1. ProCW profile image83
      ProCWposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      Got it! smile

      Good job, but what's a HubMoster? smile

      ProCW

      1. Ryan Hupfer profile image82
        Ryan Hupferposted 8 years ago in reply to this

        Very similar to a HubMobster, just not as well dressed?

        Thanks for the spell-check, ProCW. smile

        1. ProCW profile image83
          ProCWposted 8 years ago in reply to this

          Anytime big_smile

          I just might be one of those today... smile

          ProCW

    2. ripplemaker profile image91
      ripplemakerposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      Hi Ryan,  I've read it already! :-) Great one..as always! big_smile

  28. Ryan Hupfer profile image82
    Ryan Hupferposted 8 years ago

    Also , pgrundy's interview is archived here: http://hubpages.com/newsletter/pgrundy

    CJStone asked the awesome questions...

    (time for more spell-checking, ProCW...)

  29. riotgrrrl profile image90
    riotgrrrlposted 8 years ago

    oohh thank you for the information this sounds fun :-) Can newbie's vote?
    xxx

    1. funride profile image79
      funrideposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      Of course newbies can vote - everybody should vote wink.

      But you´ll have to wait until next week HubNuggets because this one´s has ended already smile.

  30. Dame Scribe profile image60
    Dame Scribeposted 8 years ago

    I love our HP newsletter. smile thanks HP team!

  31. Shirley Anderson profile image85
    Shirley Andersonposted 8 years ago

    I didn't get a newsletter!  I always get a newsletter!  sad

    1. ProCW profile image83
      ProCWposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      it won't have your stats, but try

      http://hubpages.com/newsletter/pgrundy

      1. Shirley Anderson profile image85
        Shirley Andersonposted 8 years ago in reply to this

        Thanks, CW!

        1. ProCW profile image83
          ProCWposted 8 years ago in reply to this

          You're welcome! smile

  32. funride profile image79
    funrideposted 8 years ago

    Next week HubNuggets are on the air big_smile

    http://hubpages.com/forum/topic/10699


    Have fun!

 
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