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New hubbers - stick with it and with time look what can happen!

  1. BristolBoy profile image81
    BristolBoyposted 7 years ago

    Not normally one for blowing my own trumpet but I have been away from Hubpages for a while due to personal commitments, however upon my return today I discover that I have broken through 100,000 page views and 300 fans.

    This has been done in 8 months and with 34 hubs.  More amazingly, many of my first hubs weren't that good at attracting traffic.  It just goes to show new hubbers that if you stick with it, anything is possible.  If I can do it anyone can!

    1. earner profile image85
      earnerposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      Hurrah!  Well done you.

      I think it's the cute mouse photo that draws them in you know smile

      1. BristolBoy profile image81
        BristolBoyposted 7 years ago in reply to this

        Does it look like a mouse?  It's meant to be a squirrel!

        1. earner profile image85
          earnerposted 7 years ago in reply to this

          Oh! I always thought it was a mousey!

          I was watching a squirrel in my garden this morning, they're cute smile

          I joined your fan club too.

        2. mistyhorizon2003 profile image92
          mistyhorizon2003posted 7 years ago in reply to this

          I always thought it was a squirrel smile

    2. Ultimate Hubber profile image81
      Ultimate Hubberposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      One GREAT achievement!!!

      Well done boy!

    3. susansisk profile image82
      susansiskposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      i know you were very happy about that!  it is great to hear success stories.

  2. prettydarkhorse profile image64
    prettydarkhorseposted 7 years ago

    congrats...I hope to be one like you soon...

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    Nelle Hoxieposted 7 years ago

    It's good to have you back BristolBoy! And I'm glad that your hubs did well in your absense. Hope you'll be able to be around Hubpages a little more.

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    aquaseaCreativeposted 7 years ago

    I love hearing the success stories! Congratulations.

  5. Pearldiver profile image86
    Pearldiverposted 7 years ago

    Well Done BB.. A great Welcome Home smile
    Quality result for quality work!

  6. KCC Big Country profile image82
    KCC Big Countryposted 7 years ago

    Congrats Bristol Boy! You've done exceedingly well.

  7. KCC Big Country profile image82
    KCC Big Countryposted 7 years ago

    I always thought it was a rabbit.

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    Nelle Hoxieposted 7 years ago

    Bristol Boy I still love your avatar and it is definitely a squirrel. It has a certina undefinable panache. I was surprised when you showed your real face that you're so young. Really had this picture in my mind of a distinguished older gentleman.

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    Janettaposted 7 years ago

    congrats Bristol Boy! And nice to see you back wink

  10. CMHypno profile image88
    CMHypnoposted 7 years ago

    Well done Bristol Boy, it's always great to see a Hubber doing so well, and it is a great encouragement to keep slogging on

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    HealthTipposted 7 years ago

    Well played Bristol Boy, I hope the views also converted into dollars to give you many nuts for that rainy day smile

  12. charanjeet kaur profile image60
    charanjeet kaurposted 7 years ago

    Wohoo look who is back!!! Good to know about the traffic and the hubs. Hoping to see more interesting hubs from your side.

  13. Laura du Toit profile image92
    Laura du Toitposted 7 years ago

    Congratulations BristolBoy - That's quite an achievement even if you're active on Hubpages . It's an amazing achievement in your absence.

    Welcome back. smile

  14. r2moo2 profile image60
    r2moo2posted 7 years ago

    Well done! 34 hubs to archieve 100,000 page views in 8 months, thats great!

  15. wrenfrost56 profile image82
    wrenfrost56posted 7 years ago

    Great job bristal boy!

  16. dohn121 profile image87
    dohn121posted 7 years ago

    Good to see you back, Bristol.  What an accomplishment!  Great job!

  17. glendoncaba profile image82
    glendoncabaposted 7 years ago

    Congrats, and thanks for the encouragement.

  18. BristolBoy profile image81
    BristolBoyposted 7 years ago

    I am back for good.  Expect to see yet more hubs from me in the future.  Sorry to disappoint your expectations of me Nelle!

  19. Cheri Schultz profile image69
    Cheri Schultzposted 7 years ago

    I am glad to hear your accomplishments.. Sometimes you look at your account and wonder why the numbers are not increasing, but with yout results PATIENCE is the name of the game..  We all just need to hang out and wait, while writing new hubs.  Great Job!!!

  20. lrohner profile image83
    lrohnerposted 7 years ago

    Great job, BB! And glad you're back. Was wondering where you had wandered off to...

  21. Dale Mazurek profile image59
    Dale Mazurekposted 7 years ago

    Great job BB  People have to realize that when it comes to doing anything online that may result in earning money it will take time.

    Keep up the great work

  22. Jerilee Wei profile image93
    Jerilee Weiposted 7 years ago

    Congratulations!  You are so right, it's all about perserverance.  Excellent achievement.

  23. Aya Katz profile image90
    Aya Katzposted 7 years ago

    BristolBoy, congratulations!

  24. manlypoetryman profile image73
    manlypoetrymanposted 7 years ago

    Impressive Stats...Liked the fact that you took the time to encourage others who are starting out. I'm going to make sure and become a "Fan" of someone who can encourage!

  25. Mighty Mom profile image92
    Mighty Momposted 7 years ago

    That is an awesome accomplishment. Deff shoes that quality of hubs rates higher than quantity. 100,000 page views rocks!
    How many bags of nuts did you have to give away to your little squirrel pals to view your hubs? Just kidding big_smile.
    Seriously. Always good to see someone sharing their success here.
    High five and swish tails to you BB!

  26. Jeffrey Neal profile image89
    Jeffrey Nealposted 7 years ago

    That's impressive.  Great job!

  27. The Rope profile image60
    The Ropeposted 7 years ago

    Congratulations!  It's quite a milestone. The HubPage group is quite inspiring and you've just earned another fan!

  28. Money Glitch profile image88
    Money Glitchposted 7 years ago

    WOW, Congrats BristolBoy, that is an awesome accomplishment. Thanks for sharing and keeping hope alive for us, newbies!

  29. travelespresso profile image83
    travelespressoposted 7 years ago

    Excellent news.  I love to hear stories like this.  Well done.

  30. mistywild profile image60
    mistywildposted 7 years ago

    Thank you for the positive outlook. New hubber here.

  31. BristolBoy profile image81
    BristolBoyposted 6 years ago

    Thanks for all your kind words!

  32. beefsteakcharlies profile image60
    beefsteakcharliesposted 6 years ago

    Good times. Its always reassuring to hear success stories. Dont get too successful though or the media will have to try and bring you down

  33. Robthom43921717 profile image60
    Robthom43921717posted 6 years ago

    Well done. It's always nice to know that things do get better the longer your at HP.