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Huppages milestone reached

  1. Greekgeek profile image97
    Greekgeekposted 2 years ago

    W00t. About blinking time.


    I wonder how much sooner I would've gotten there if I hadn't removed all my old hubs in 2009 or so after the two outbound link limit flagged me as a spammer because of my image credits. (It wasn't until years later that I learned what had tripped the flag. At the time, I had very bad experiences with childish commenters writing random obscenities on hubs about ancient Greek art and myth, and I thought it wasn't worth fighting filters on a platform that wasn't attracting visitors who actually read my articles. I came back and started over in 2011.)

    Interesting note: I screencapped and annotated the above image, then used the forum's image upload button, from an ipad. I appreciate very much that HP is fully tablet-compatible, so we can ditch our laptops and write hubs on trips if we choose.

    ETA: the uploader shrunk the picture. Milestone is 500,095 lifetime visits.

    1. AliciaC profile image96
      AliciaCposted 2 years ago in reply to this

      Congratulations on the exciting achievement, Greekgeek!  I appreciate being able to use an iPad with HubPages, too.

    2. KenDeanAgudo profile image73
      KenDeanAgudoposted 2 years ago in reply to this

      wow that is amazing! I am still on my 50k views. lol Congrats!

    3. Robie Benve profile image92
      Robie Benveposted 2 years ago in reply to this

      Congratulations! That's a great milestone!  I am getting ready to reach the 200,000 views, which is already HUGE to me. You rock girl!

    4. DonnaCaprio profile image61
      DonnaCaprioposted 2 years ago in reply to this

      Congratulations! You have lots of determination to return and start writing again after a rocky start and being away from it for a couple of years. I admire your tenacity and am glad you stuck with it!

    5. TIMETRAVELER2 profile image95
      TIMETRAVELER2posted 2 years ago in reply to this

      That's terrific.  If anybody deserves to do well here, it is you.  Your writing skills and your knowledge are terrific...so congratulations!

  2. cfin profile image79
    cfinposted 2 years ago

    That is quite a milestone. Congrats smile

  3. Blond Logic profile image90
    Blond Logicposted 2 years ago

    Excellent milestone, congratulations.

  4. Mark Ewbie profile image84
    Mark Ewbieposted 2 years ago

    Well done Greekgeek.

    If there is one person on HubPages who deserves that milestone it is me...

    ... but I am pleased for you too.

  5. Solaras profile image92
    Solarasposted 2 years ago

    Huge congrats!! I am doing the countdown over here to 100K.  Maybe in 20 days I'll get there lol

  6. ChitrangadaSharan profile image84
    ChitrangadaSharanposted 2 years ago

    Congratulations for achieving the milestone!

  7. tony55 profile image82
    tony55posted 2 years ago

    hello greekgeek.
    i consider you my role model from the first time i saw your profile and hubs. you have inspired me to write better over the months and i am not surprised at you achievements.
    i have read everything you're written and hope to be as successful on hubpages.

  8. ChristinS profile image93
    ChristinSposted 2 years ago

    Awesome smile that's is indeed a great milestone.  I hope to hit it one day myself.  By my calculations that should be roughly 2024 wink just kidding.  Great job.

  9. Glenn Stok profile image95
    Glenn Stokposted 2 years ago

    Congratulations Ellen. That's a great achievement and worth all your effort.

  10. PaulGoodman67 profile image92
    PaulGoodman67posted 2 years ago

    Well done, GG!  I always enjoy and appreciate your hubs, lenses, and forum posts!

  11. icv profile image60
    icvposted 2 years ago

    happy to know. congratulations

  12. janshares profile image87
    jansharesposted 2 years ago

    Congratulations, Greekgeek! You're one of my favorite wisdom-imparting hubbers, always offering down-to-earth, commonsense advice. You've helped me and others a lot with your knowledge about how the system works. It's good to see you reach such an important milestone. Woohoo for you! big_smile

  13. isaacasante profile image90
    isaacasanteposted 2 years ago

    Top milestone indeed!

  14. Nabil Ansari profile image60
    Nabil Ansariposted 2 years ago

    Great milestone. I think that I should say it here that I tried posting an article in 2011 and HubPages straight away declined it. At that time I was a newbie with writing and I never knew why it declined. But now I restarted and I think I'm on the right path. What do you say?

  15. Better in Violet profile image88
    Better in Violetposted 2 years ago

    Congrats! smile

  16. fanfreluche profile image75
    fanfrelucheposted 2 years ago


  17. viryabo profile image87
    viryaboposted 2 years ago

    Congratulations GG and well done for reaching this 'more than well deserved' milestone.
    You are a hubber AND lensmaster with immense knowledge of the ways of article writing, and how to be successful at it, and as such, have learned a lot from you.