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Over 50,000 reads - but no accolade?

  1. LiliMarlene profile image86
    LiliMarleneposted 5 weeks ago

    Hi everbody,
    I'm at Hubpages since 2 years now and reached my first accolade for a certain number of simultaneous hubs and over 10,000 reads very soon. Since then I of course got read more often, but nobody gives you an accolade for 20,000, 30,000, 40,000 and 50,000. So, why then for the first 10,000????
    I don't get the rules, the system - if there is any system behind this. I mean it's helpful to get these accolades and I'm grateful for them, but also think they would be more helpful if they would get updated, don't you think?

    1. Marisa Wright profile image92
      Marisa Wrightposted 5 weeks ago in reply to this

      You get an accolade for the first 10,000 because it's a landmark.   But once you've got that far, views tend to build up faster and faster - so if they issued accolades for 20k, 30k etc, they would be coming in thick and fast!   The next big hurdle is 100,000 and that's when the next accolade is.

    2. TessSchlesinger profile image91
      TessSchlesingerposted 5 weeks ago in reply to this

      10,000, then 100,000, then 1 million.

  2. Susana S profile image92
    Susana Sposted 5 weeks ago

    The next traffic accolade after 10,000 is 100,000. https://hubpageshelp.com/features/Learn … -accolades

  3. jemuelO profile image87
    jemuelOposted 5 weeks ago

    Congrats for reaching the 50k mark! I agree with Susana and Marisa, you should receive the next accolade when you reach the 100k views milestone.

  4. LiliMarlene profile image86
    LiliMarleneposted 5 weeks ago

    Okay, I see, but for people who don't know that it looks as if you never developed or the article must be boring before you finally reach the 100,000. Additionally, I still think it would be helpful to get the other steps in between or at least the 50,000 as this shows the readers the article/hub must be interesting. Thanks anyway for your replies and best of luck to all of you!

    1. Marisa Wright profile image92
      Marisa Wrightposted 5 weeks ago in reply to this

      If you're successful on HubPages, 90% of your readers will never ever see your accolades. 

      The only people who look at accolades are other Hubbers, who are not readers, they're writers.

      1. TessSchlesinger profile image91
        TessSchlesingerposted 5 weeks ago in reply to this

        I agree.

    2. Sherry Hewins profile image94
      Sherry Hewinsposted 5 weeks ago in reply to this

      If you think that's bad, once you reach 100,000 you don't get another one until you reach 1,000,000.

      1. DrMark1961 profile image91
        DrMark1961posted 5 weeks ago in reply to this

        And once you reach 10,000.000 the next accolade is 100,000,000. Not in my lifetime.

      2. LiliMarlene profile image86
        LiliMarleneposted 5 weeks ago in reply to this

        LOL! Thanks to both of you. That helps.

  5. Wesman Todd Shaw profile image93
    Wesman Todd Shawposted 5 weeks ago

    The accolade I care about is sent to pay pal 28th of every month.

    1. LiliMarlene profile image86
      LiliMarleneposted 5 weeks ago in reply to this

      Be happy if you get a MONTHLY pay to paypal! Still wonder how I can reach this.

  6. Alphadogg16 profile image88
    Alphadogg16posted 5 weeks ago

    Congrats on reaching the 50k mark. If you keep writing the accolades will come a lot faster.

 
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