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How far are you in the challenge?

  1. karpouzian profile image60
    karpouzianposted 8 years ago

    20 Hubs in 17 Days.

    I'm considering starting another 30 in 30 when this one is done.

  2. Uninvited Writer profile image82
    Uninvited Writerposted 8 years ago

    I'm caught up, 19 on day 19. I'm also thinking of continuing to write a hub a day for as long as I can.

    1. JonSterling profile image38
      JonSterlingposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      Congrats - I am just getting started but my goals is eventually to hit the four hundred plus hub area - and just keep getting valuable backlinks to them to drive traffic. This is one of the best out in the open hidden secrets on the net!

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      Nelle Hoxieposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      Have you started to see increased traffic, revenue? any changes? You've been here a bit longer than some of us, so I was wondering if your results would be as dramatic.

  3. darkside profile image80
    darksideposted 8 years ago

    Zero so far.

    Well, zero published. I've been working on my content since I kicked off my challenge about 3 weeks ago. Trying a different tactic.

    I'm happy with my work thus far.

    1. karpouzian profile image60
      karpouzianposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      And really, that is the most important thing.
      Are you thinking of letting them all 'age' and them publishing them at once?

  4. KCC Big Country profile image85
    KCC Big Countryposted 8 years ago

    Unless I'm screwed up on counting (and I could be)...today, being the 12th is the 20th day if you started the 24th.

    Day 1 24th of July
    Day 2 25th
    Day 3 26th
    Day 4 27th
    Day 5 28th
    Day 6 29th
    Day 7 30th
    Day 8 31st of July

    So add 8 days to whatever day in August it is....today is the 12th.  That makes 20. 

    I have published 31 hubs.

  5. Trekkiemelissa profile image78
    Trekkiemelissaposted 8 years ago

    He's going to let the corkscrew pop tongue

  6. Jezzzz profile image70
    Jezzzzposted 8 years ago

    I've finished my 30 hubs.  So far I've put up 40 plus hubs.  My total altogether is 71 hubs and I am trying to reach 100 hubs by the end of this month.

    1. KCC Big Country profile image85
      KCC Big Countryposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      You're well on your way to doing it! Congrats! Awesome job!

  7. J  Rosewater profile image61
    J Rosewaterposted 8 years ago

    I suppose I can try. I've been invited and it's polite to accept, even though I'm pressed for time. May I include the hubs I've written yesterday and today? Five so far I think. They are not that hard to do. Okay - have I joined by doing this? Cannot see a join button.

  8. RGraf profile image85
    RGrafposted 8 years ago

    I didn't make it.  Didn't even come close.  Oh, well.  I'll start over and see how I do.  What a crummy time to get writer's block.

  9. mommyfreelancer profile image88
    mommyfreelancerposted 8 years ago

    I will post my 9th later. I'm waaay delayed. But happy with the results. 2 of the 8 already published are HubNugget Wannabes, so I'm chill! smile

  10. Uninvited Writer profile image82
    Uninvited Writerposted 8 years ago

    I have 6 left to do and 5 days to do it in.

  11. mommyfreelancer profile image88
    mommyfreelancerposted 8 years ago

    We only have 5 days left?? Waaah!!! Aww... I will just probably have half *sigh*

    1. Uninvited Writer profile image82
      Uninvited Writerposted 8 years ago in reply to this



      Doh, I did it again. I was assuming the challenge ended this Thursday since I started on a Friday. We have 8 more days including today, so I'm ahead...whew. That is if you started on July 24...

  12. Bard of Ely profile image87
    Bard of Elyposted 8 years ago

    I have just done my 17th in just over a week.

  13. Green Is Good profile image60
    Green Is Goodposted 8 years ago

    I have completed seven hubs in five days. Not bad going so far but I expect it will be much more of a struggle as I start to run out of ideas!

  14. E. A. Wright profile image85
    E. A. Wrightposted 8 years ago

    I got to Day 9, then took a vacation for two weeks. (Three cheers for the existence of places without internet, electricity or cell phones.)

    But now I'm back and ready to go. I'll count today as my Day 10,

  15. Bakari Chavanu profile image59
    Bakari Chavanuposted 8 years ago

    I have 16 hubs done so far, with about 10 days left in the challenge. I've hit a bit of a snag, though, for ideas, particularly ideas that might draw high page views. Most of the articles I've written so far draw fewer than a 100 hits. I use the Google keyword search but it is difficult to figure out how to write articles that will attract readers. I will still try to complete the challenge anyway, and then reassess my strategy at the end of 30 days.

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    Ghost32posted 8 years ago

    I did my 30 in 17 days or so, but RIGHT THEN our smaller, clean-electricity generator bit the dust.  So until we have the money (coming soon, we believe) to set up alternative  energy (have high hopes for wind power), am not writing any more Hubs--just bouncing around a bit here and there.

  17. Chris1|Chris2 profile image59
    Chris1|Chris2posted 8 years ago

    I lost steam after doing it daily while on my road trip... Sort of have a couple in the works though, and a few floating around in my noggin. My total so far is only 15, though. Should be putting out a bunch more soon though!
    By the way--How do you all manage to keep yourselves enthused? How do you find inspiration to do this EVERY DAY??

  18. Kidgas profile image79
    Kidgasposted 8 years ago

    I am at 17 with 13 more to finish by the end of August (I gave myself an extra week since I knew I was gonna be busy).  It seems like I am on target.  I have one more started and hope to finish it in the near future.

  19. Plants and Oils profile image86
    Plants and Oilsposted 8 years ago

    I've done, I think, 18 (published those) and have another 8 which are mostly-done.

  20. dohn121 profile image87
    dohn121posted 8 years ago

    Well, since it's after 12 AM where I am, and today is Day 22 for me as I didn't start until July 25th, I've now published 23 Hubs.  I'm a Plus 1, I guess if I'm supposed to be averaging 1 per day.

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    Crazdwriterposted 8 years ago

    Is it worthwhile doing the hubchallenge?

    1. mommyfreelancer profile image88
      mommyfreelancerposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      For me it's been helpful. From zero earnings, I now have $5. Woot! smile

      1. Ryan Hupfer profile image69
        Ryan Hupferposted 7 years ago in reply to this

        Hey, that's a pretty good start! Keep it up!

        1. mommyfreelancer profile image88
          mommyfreelancerposted 7 years ago in reply to this

          Thanks, Hup! I've said it before, I'll say it again. I'm lovin' HP! smile

  22. dohn121 profile image87
    dohn121posted 8 years ago

    I guess everyone will have a different opinion.  I have some lofty goals myself, where I would really like to make a little extra money from HP.  Doing the challenge will consequently increase your traffic with the addition of backlinks of course. All of this does take some time however, but doing the challenge will certainly point you in the right direction (if that's your cup of tea that is).

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      Crazdwriterposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      Hmmm I might have to try it sometime just to see how it goes. I do need more traffic that's for sure lol

  23. J  Rosewater profile image61
    J Rosewaterposted 8 years ago

    I have published 12 since starting, I think. I have another 3 going. I don't think it's bad for a complete beginner. My score has gone up quite a bit, and my hits seem to be okay for starters.

  24. quicksand profile image84
    quicksandposted 8 years ago

    I have published 9 so far. Need to do another 21 within just five days. Hope to get in at least 10 more ...

  25. Flightkeeper profile image72
    Flightkeeperposted 8 years ago

    I've done 9 in 7 days.  After I've had my 30 I'm going to take a bit of a break.  This is pretty intense. 

    I did the Hub Challenge because it forced me to write.  At the end of it, I'll have a small body of work to build on.  It's a great experience.

  26. emievil profile image79
    emievilposted 8 years ago

    I dropped out of the challenge but I still tried to keep up smile. I made 17 hubs with 5 days to go. Next time there's another challenge, I'll definitely join and stick to it!

    1. mommyfreelancer profile image88
      mommyfreelancerposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      You should've stayed, you've done more than I did! smile

      1. emievil profile image79
        emievilposted 7 years ago in reply to this

        LOL yes but I'm not the one here who has hubnugget nominations two weeks in a row smile. That was really something!

        1. mommyfreelancer profile image88
          mommyfreelancerposted 7 years ago in reply to this

          It was indeed a VERY pleasant surprise. smile

  27. Ladybird33 profile image43
    Ladybird33posted 7 years ago

    When does it officially end, our 30 days?  I have published 19 hubs, I hope to get two or three more within the next few days, however, I am not sure when it ends...someone tell me please smile

    1. dohn121 profile image87
      dohn121posted 7 years ago in reply to this

      You can start and stop at anytime.  The Hub challenge is ongoing.  What day did you start?  Whatever day that was is day one.  Just start counting from there.

  28. judydianne profile image82
    judydianneposted 7 years ago

    I have written 27 hubs in 27 days, so I'm on track.

  29. grammartroll profile image61
    grammartrollposted 7 years ago

    I just finished 30 Hubs in 30 Days today!  "Thirty Great Movies You've Probably Never Seen."  Lots of views!  Not a single cent, yay!

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      Leta Sposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      Hey, wink.  I love your screen name!

 
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