ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

50th Lens Milestone

Updated on May 21, 2013

My 50th Lens Milestone

This lens is my 50th Lens so far, and now I have reached a new milestone of 50 lenses! I have been a member on Squidoo ever since February 14, 2012, and in less than 2 months, I am proud to say that I have 50 lenses which allows me to qualify for the Level 50 Giant Squid. I already nominated myself for the Level 25 Super Giant Squid awhile ago. When I was new to Squidoo, I always looked at other lens masters with the 50th lens trophy, but now I am proud to have it and to have accomplished this great feat.

Giant Squid

I applied for the Super Giant Squid club awhile ago in hopes of being recognized with 25 quality lenses. Now, with 50 lenses, I am very likely to try for the Level 50 Giant Squid in May or June. Before I do that, I will be earning more trophies and creating more god quality lenses. I am happy to have 50 lenses so far, and I hope that list grows on to 1,000.

Seth Godin's Books

On man that I looked up to during my Squidoo journey was and still is Seth Godin. He has many inspirational books about business and making good money. Seth has a great sense for the online world, and I am one of the many people who loves his books.

What The 50th Lens Milestone Means To Me

When anyone reaches a milestone, they feel very happy. Well, I feel no different, but now that 100th Lens milestone is not far away. I can see that 100th lens milestone, and that urge to get that reward urges me to keep going. I will never stop creating lenses. The 50th Lens milestone puts you above a lot of Squidoo lensmasters, but not all of them. The drive keeps me going, and I will never stop. I am a squidoholic until the end.

My Future Goal

My Future Goal on Squidoo is to obtain the 100th Lens Trophy and then write a lens about it similar to this one. My goal doesn't end at 100, and it won't end at 1,000 either. I can't wait to have 100 lenses. Then, I'll see how much money you can really earn on Squidoo.

Looking Back

When on Squidoo, I always look back at what I have done on Squidoo. At the time of writing this post (4/9/12), I have nearly 60 lenses/pages. I got the 25th lens trophy on Squidoo awhile ago on March 13, 2012, less than a month after I started on Squidoo. I used to be a red squidoo monster based on lenses, but now I'm a blue one and ready to create even more awesome lenses.

How I Reached 50 In Less Than 2 Months

I made an average of one lens per day, but in the beginning, I was no Squidoo addict. I only had about 5-10 lenses at the beginning of March, and I had 25 on my 1 month anniversary on Squidoo. So, what was the main inspiration? I created a lens that told my visitors/viewers that I would create 5 lenses every week. As you can see, most of the time, I create and publish over 5 lenses a week, but 5 is my minimum. So, I must create at least 20 lenses every month and at least 260 lenses every year. I will have 1,000 lenses within 4 years or less at this pace. I hope it is less than 4 years, but if I didn't create the 5 lenses or more a week lens then I might not even have 50 lenses (or this one).

Diversity

Now, by having over 50 lenses, I have learned the importance of writing about various topics. I have extended my boarders based on what I am writing about. Now, I write more about animals. It is good to have diverse lens topics.

I Want All of My Lenses To Be At Least Tier 3

Yes, it will be hard to do that to all of my lenses, but it is a goal that can be reached with a lot of hard work and dedication. I am looking at over $50 in June, but then I realized that less than 40 of my lenses are in Tiers 1-3. That was a disturbing number since I had 85 lenses at the time, so I want to spend more time lowering the lensrank of those lenses than focusing on creating more. I will still create 5 lenses this week, but I will slow down because on one week, I created 17 lenses. Now, I want those lenses to earn me money, so I am going back and making them better.

Don't Abuse Power

I love creating lenses, but I might have been going at a way too rapid pace. I was annoyed to find out that only about 33% of my lenses are actually getting paid anything. However, I am editing my other lenses so that they get their places in Tiers 1-3. I want to create lenses, but I don't want to have 400 lenses that aren't getting paid a cent.

A Long Time Ago

When I Reached The 50th Lens Milestone

I am proud to say that I now have over 100 lenses! I have almost half of those lens in Tiers 1-3, so more of my lenses than ever are getting paid for their content. I always look back at these milestones, and I would have never thought that I would create 50 lenses in 1 month. It didn't feel like 50, but the results show it.

Did You Reach The 50th Lens Milestone?

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • MillBucks profile image

      MillBucks 

      6 years ago

      Congrats on your achievements here on Squidoo, simply amazing how much you have accomplished in such a short amount of time! Keep moving forward and much continued success!

    • profile image

      anonymous 

      6 years ago

      I did. It is such an accomplishment. Congratulations! Great lens. God bless!

    • profile image

      george1710 

      6 years ago

      congrats on your 50th lens, keep going strong, liked!

    • Ahdilarum profile image

      Ahdilarum 

      6 years ago

      May your wish comes true on this Easter day..

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)