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30 Hubs in 30 Days Challenge

  1. Paradise7 profile image85
    Paradise7posted 7 years ago

    I looked at my account, and I started hubbing on 8/22/09.  I have 20 hubs, so far.  I think I'll make it!  I have until 9/22/09 to write ten more hubs.  So, 10 more hubs to go in 8 days...and I don't want them to be trash, either...well, wish me luck!  And GOOD LUCK to everyone taking this challenge!

    1. Ryan Hupfer profile image80
      Ryan Hupferposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      Go Paradise7, go! You can make it!!

      Just don't sleep for a couple of the upcoming nights and you should be just fine. smile

      1. Paradise7 profile image85
        Paradise7posted 7 years ago in reply to this

        Thank you guys so much for the support.  I now have eight more to go to reach 30, and seven more days.  Creeping up on it!

  2. frogdropping profile image84
    frogdroppingposted 7 years ago

    You can do it! Now go ... go go go. And write while you're going wink

  3. Ryan Hupfer profile image80
    Ryan Hupferposted 7 years ago

    go go go go go!


  4. susieq450 profile image60
    susieq450posted 7 years ago

    I Am fairly new here and actually would like to start the challenge, but don't know where to even start.  Do I have to sign up or just post an article (Hub) each day for at least 30 days?

  5. Jimw396 profile image59
    Jimw396posted 7 years ago

    30 Hubs in 30 Days!!! OMG!

    I have not been able to post more than one, and that one was rejected even after making all the asked for changes.

    What is the key to easily posting a Hub?

    Good for you if you can post 30 in 30 days.

    I have to give this more effort myself.

  6. susieq450 profile image60
    susieq450posted 7 years ago

    Great!  Now I am scared.  I don't even know where to start.

  7. Ken R. Abell profile image84
    Ken R. Abellposted 7 years ago

    30 Hubs in 30 days.  What a way to jump into this adventure.  Kind of like drinking water from a firehose.

    I published my first Hub on 9.4.09, so that means I have until 10.3.09 to make it to 30 Hubs. 

    I have published 12 as of this morning, which means I have 16 days to write 18 Hubs.  My brain already hurts & I suspect I will be suffering some serious sleep deprivation very shortly.

    BUT...I am going to go after it.

  8. patful profile image61
    patfulposted 7 years ago

    Some of you are over-thinking this.If you feel stuck at Square One, try this approach: what are some topics that you know a lot about---how to make something, places you've traveled, your line of work. Imagine that you wanted to teach somebody. What are you an expert on? (Excuse the concluding preposition there.)

    Think of the conversations you have with friends and family. Are there some stories that you tell, again and again? Consider those as material. The hub that I did on Miami driving habits came from a semi-comedy routine I put on for many out-of-town friends.

    First make a list of stuff that you know about. Then create hubs on each of those topics. As you write, other topics will pop into your head because we think by association. Do you raise and train pets? Do you repair cars? Do you play fantasy football? Are you a gourmet cook? Do you know a good pizza when you see one? Did you meet a famous person--what was that like?

    Do you have some consumer advice for your audience? How to pick the best deal in a TV set or a computer or a car or a racing bicycle?

    You know more than you give yourself credit for. Start with that list...and watch 30 hubs pop up in no time at all.

    1. Envoy profile image61
      Envoyposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      Wow these are really great tips. I have been to chicken to try it bc I just knew I would get writers block lol You have given me courage to try it thanks so much for the tips that really helps a lot. You should write a hub about tips on doing the challenge lol smile

  9. GreenMathDr profile image78
    GreenMathDrposted 7 years ago

    I have a question. If I start the competition today is it 30 days from today? Or does it start when I published my first hub-about 4 weeks ago which means I would need to do 20 some odd hubs practically over night?  It sounds like a fun challenge but I need to make sure I understand the rules because I've gotten the impression from some of the replies that guys are looking back to when they started.

    1. Envoy profile image61
      Envoyposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      Once you decide to join the 30 Hubs in 30 Days HubChallenge, there are some things that you should know:


      (I have been trying to get time to read it all day smile I have been running in & out. Hope this help ya out though)

      GOOD LUCK Paradise7! smile You are almost there that is awesome!

  10. DancingRedFeather profile image61
    DancingRedFeatherposted 7 years ago

    Am a newbie on here..I entered because I love to write and earn at the same time..but not wired for understanding the internet lollllll. I'm still trying to figure out like a maze..what is what..don't even find how much $ we make lollllll..so this 30 day challenge starts anytime and you earn what?

  11. DancingRedFeather profile image61
    DancingRedFeatherposted 7 years ago

    humm 30 hubs in 30 days..that should be quite easy..I'm a woman so..I talk alot hahahaha...I probably could do that in one day lollllllll...now that would be a challenge..30 hubs in a day.. right now am drawing on my shoes..I was about to throw them out but so comfortable..being a native artist, I decided to draw on them and now they are just georgeous and of course original..well I better go back to finish the other shoe as I want to wear them tomorrow so I have to paint the drawings as well..
    On the front of the shoe..I painted a turtle..on each side a eagle and bear paw..the other one will have a wolfs paw and a head of a deer..at the back..I drew snakes...as for us snakes are medicine and protectors..

    I better stop here..cause once I start am like a run away horse..

    1. Envoy profile image61
      Envoyposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      lol I like you DRF lol That sounds awesome you should write a hub about your shoes! That is a great idea how to save those old shoes... sweeet!

      btw you earn by signing up with AdSense (Google) Amazon, Kontera& Ebay you look under your account, affiliate settings it will tell you how to do it smile Happy hubbing.

  12. ChrissyDean profile image78
    ChrissyDeanposted 7 years ago

    I am jumping in!  I have not made very many Hubs yet and I don't think I am very good at it.  So hopefully the tips I get and skills I learn in this challenge will help me be much better.  So today is day one for me!

  13. GreenMathDr profile image78
    GreenMathDrposted 7 years ago

    Well I started today and I wrote 3 hubs. I felt rushed and I'm not sure they were very good, after all my Hub Score dropped 2 or 3 points, But then I really can't really figure what makes that go up and down anyway. Still I've started and I will see it through-if I can just figure out what to write about. This could get real bad if I start writing about math.

  14. KCC Big Country profile image84
    KCC Big Countryposted 7 years ago

    I'm not sure if you all got your questions answered about how to get started in the HubChallenge, but reading the following:


    Then, to learn about the HubChallenge team and why we're excited about the challenge, read here:


    In a nutshell, YOUR 30 days starts when you want it to.  It can start when you started, it can start today, it can start 3 days from now.  YOU decide and you're not obligated to tell anyone when it is.  No one is holding you to it.  It's YOU challenging YOU.  It's 30 hubs in 30 days.  You can post 1 a day, or post 30 on the 30th day, or anything in between.  You'll find it's a tad easier if you try to keep up with the one a day though.  But, don't get stressed if you skip a day here and there.  Once you get in the groove you can find some days you're able to whip out 3-4.  Let the inspiration take you where it will.

    All of us on the team will answer any questions you have.  Simply email us, we don't mind. 

    When you publish your hub, we ask that you only post links to this one specific thread set up for that.


    We encourage you to post what day you're on with your hub link  just so people can tell who might be on the same timetable with them.  Like this:

    Day 15 Hub #13 (link)

    Good luck to you all! I'm on my 3rd HubChallenge!