Hub Competition - Win $200 and +20 x $5 a hub!

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  1. ilovehubbing profile image59
    ilovehubbingposted 9 years ago

    Ok well here we go with the competition

    The winner gets $200 Paid into paypal on the day that the competition closes

    Any member is welcome to participate

    You must write / video about carbon offsetting and selling carbon offsets with the carbonadvicegroup.com

    The first 20 people who sign up here http://www.carbonadvicegroup.com/partner_programme.php and include a link back to their site and post “Count me in” below get $5 paid into your papal account. Remember it has to be a QUALITY hub. One $5 per person.

    The person who, in my opinion, has the best hub, starting from today, will win $200 (Competition closes Friday 24th 09 @ 6 pm PST).

    Note:. This is an unofficial competition and the contest isn't operated by, affiliated with, or endorsed by HubPages however we do have permission http://hubpages.com/forum/topic/10672


    Rules

    1. The Hub must be original
    2. It must be a quality hub - The content must be substantial and not just a link.  Make the titles as descriptive as you can.
    3. You must write positive things about carbonadvicegroup.com and carbon offsetting
    4. Only one link out per hub
    5. You can enter as many times as you like
    6. Anything else I think of that becomes important

    Good luck everyone

    PS Do not forget to Post “Count me in!” below and a link to your hub to enter.

  2. ilovehubbing profile image59
    ilovehubbingposted 9 years ago

    newsworthy  you can sign up now and finish it on Tuesday smile

  3. Dorsi profile image90
    Dorsiposted 9 years ago

    Hmmm.... I'm in. I think. I signed up but it doesn't seem to have completed my registration. It says "done" but it doesn't seem done. I'll check my email and see.
    Anyways "count me in".
    I love what you are doing. I've been studying climate change for many years now and the effects it would have on our planet, before it was even "officially" acknowledged in the mainstream. Great idea!

  4. ilovehubbing profile image59
    ilovehubbingposted 9 years ago

    Dorsi

    Great to have you on board.I will fix any challenges as soon as I can.

    Murray

  5. Zsuzsy Bee profile image87
    Zsuzsy Beeposted 9 years ago

    Count me in, my hub won't be ready till Tuesday some time as I'll be away from my computer excepts for a couple of minutes here and there. Have a great day all Zsuzsy

  6. gamergirl profile image60
    gamergirlposted 9 years ago

    Count me in, I'll start working on my hub today.

  7. Reg Brittain profile image59
    Reg Brittainposted 9 years ago

    This is a very cool idea.  If I come up with a good hub on the subject, I will join.

  8. ilovehubbing profile image59
    ilovehubbingposted 9 years ago
  9. Dorsi profile image90
    Dorsiposted 9 years ago

    I'm writing about carbon footprints. That phrase has always intrigued me!

  10. funride profile image74
    funrideposted 9 years ago

    I´ve joined but I when I tried to put the script code on one of my blogs it didn´t work sad.

    I´ll start to make the hub wink.

  11. ilovehubbing profile image59
    ilovehubbingposted 9 years ago

    Hey

    Well done to eveyone who is on their way to make $5 so far smile.

    If you can not insert the iframe then just take a screen shot of your white lable and link to that smile


    Murray

    1. funride profile image74
      funrideposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Thanks, it´s done wink. And I think it is quite nice: http://mdebikes.blogspot.com/  smile.

      “Count me in”  big_smile

                           
      Now back to the hub.

      1. funride profile image74
        funrideposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        And now that it´s done and still fresh here it is:


        http://hubpages.com/hub/Ways-to-improve … -footprint


        I really hope you like it Murray http://i185.photobucket.com/albums/x300/funride_01/_pray.gif. And if you think there is something you would like me to add please don´t hesitate!

        I would do ALMOST everything for that $200 http://i185.photobucket.com/albums/x300/funride_01/smile04.gif big_smile.

  12. ilovehubbing profile image59
    ilovehubbingposted 9 years ago

    Hey

    -I have also created this page
    http://hubpages.com/hub/Carbon-Offsetti … -x-5-a-hub
    If you also post your comments and carry the rss feed from that page it will help to get everyone indexed in google.
    -I have linked to it from several of my pages.

    Murray

  13. Christoph Reilly profile image73
    Christoph Reillyposted 9 years ago

    Hi, Murray:  This is a great idea, but I'm confused about the close of the competition.  You say it closes on Friday, 24th, but the 24th is Saturday.  Does it end Friday 23rd or Sat. 24th?  Thanks!

  14. ilovehubbing profile image59
    ilovehubbingposted 9 years ago

    We will make it the 24th for safe keeping smile

    1. Nickny79 profile image67
      Nickny79posted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Can we create a satirical hub about this topic?

  15. ilovehubbing profile image59
    ilovehubbingposted 9 years ago

    Hi

    Well done PM me your paypal email and I will send you $5 !

    I do not think that it is fair if I comment on individual hubs while the contest is going.

    Murray

  16. ace07ph profile image49
    ace07phposted 9 years ago

    Hi there! Count me in Murray! big_smile

    In fact I already did my article about Reducing Carbon Emission.This is my first blog here at HubPages, so I hope I did okay.

    Here is the link - http://hubpages.com/hub/Reducing-Carbon-Emission

    Please have time post a comment on my HubPage, I really appreciate it. Thanks!

    1. ilovehubbing profile image59
      ilovehubbingposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Did you do this to get your $5

      "The first 20 people who sign up here http://www.carbonadvicegroup.com/partner_programme.php and include a link back to their site and post “Count me in” below get $5 paid into your papal account. Remember it has to be a QUALITY hub. One $5 per person.
      "
      You did not link up to a microsite.

  17. Christoph Reilly profile image73
    Christoph Reillyposted 9 years ago

    Count me in!  I'm starting on it today.

  18. Christoph Reilly profile image73
    Christoph Reillyposted 9 years ago

    Murray:  Now I am REALLY IN!

    Here's the link to my hub: 
    http://hubpages.com/hub/Bigfoot-Reduce- … rt-Driving

    Signed up at Carbon Advice Group
    Wrote and posted the hub here on hubpages
    I have posted the link here in the forum.

    I guess I'm supposed to email you now?

    Thanks.

  19. ilovehubbing profile image59
    ilovehubbingposted 9 years ago

    no i see it smile

  20. ilovehubbing profile image59
    ilovehubbingposted 9 years ago

    Hi

    Just an idea, it you write about your love for carbon offsetting then you could enter it in this weeks hubmob too. That will get you more links to your hub and more traffic from google smile

    Murray

  21. Zsuzsy Bee profile image87
    Zsuzsy Beeposted 9 years ago

    I'm done as Christoph said I'm in now here is the link


    http://hubpages.com/hub/Green-House-Gases-Emissions

    I've signed up to the Carbon Advice Group (I will go later and make the site more Me) but I wanted to publish the hub first.
    It is linked and published and RSS'd

  22. ilovehubbing profile image59
    ilovehubbingposted 9 years ago

    I see it thanks smile

  23. Christoph Reilly profile image73
    Christoph Reillyposted 9 years ago

    How are people putting those clickable banners in their hubs?  Can somebody enlighten me?

    1. ProCW profile image81
      ProCWposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      They just say click on me, but aren't clickable....... smile

  24. Christoph Reilly profile image73
    Christoph Reillyposted 9 years ago

    Yes, I see.  Was just trying one.  I have the HTML code, but can't get it to work in the text capsule set on HTML.  I must be putting it in the wrong place.

  25. Christoph Reilly profile image73
    Christoph Reillyposted 9 years ago

    Funride's is clickable.  Do I insert the HTML in between the letters on the HTML text capsule that are already there, or erase what's there then paste my code..or what?

  26. Christoph Reilly profile image73
    Christoph Reillyposted 9 years ago

    Ok.  Funrides is not on hubpages.  Probably, hubpages does not allow some of the particular codes that go with this banner.  Does that seem like a logical explanation?

    1. funride profile image74
      funrideposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      That´s right Christoph, I only used the clickable banner on my blog wink. Hubpages never allowed html codes so I just added the picture smile.

      BTW, I´ve improved my hub (competition was getting tougher lol).

  27. ilovehubbing profile image59
    ilovehubbingposted 9 years ago

    Hey

    Hubpages only like one link out per hub, that is why I said only one link smile

    Murray

  28. Christoph Reilly profile image73
    Christoph Reillyposted 9 years ago

    Murry:  I recieved the $5.00. Thanks!

    Funride:  Improved you hub?  IMPROVED YOUR HUB????  FOUL!   Oh, so you did, did you, Mr. Funride?  Do you mean to suggest that your hub was not 100% in the first place?  Did you not put as much effort into it originally?  Ha!  I would never do such a thing.  I will, however, have to go see what illegal activities you have been up to over there.  Besides, your hub was just fine.

    Thanks for confirming that stuff about the banner.  I figured it out eventually, but I wasn't sure, so I appreciate the confirmation.  Thanks!

    1. funride profile image74
      funrideposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Something most be wrong because I haven´t got it yet roll.

      Oh, I get it! Murray is waiting until the end of the contest to give me the $205.00 in one single payment http://i185.photobucket.com/albums/x300/funride_01/_pray.gif big_smile.



      http://i185.photobucket.com/albums/x300/funride_01/smile03.gif lol http://i185.photobucket.com/albums/x300/funride_01/smile03.gif lol http://i185.photobucket.com/albums/x300/funride_01/smile03.gif lol http://i185.photobucket.com/albums/x300/funride_01/smile03.gif lol http://i185.photobucket.com/albums/x300/funride_01/smile03.gif lol http://i185.photobucket.com/albums/x300/funride_01/smile03.gif lol

      Now don´t you go back on your word because I´ll also be checking if you made some changes to your hub tongue. Besides I clearly warn everybody that I had to make some betterments in my hub (I believe I received some kind of substandard warning http://i185.photobucket.com/albums/x300/funride_01/smile04.gif).

      big_smile

      1. funride profile image74
        funrideposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        Sorry Murray, I was wrong. I have received it already wink. Thank you so much.

  29. Zsuzsy Bee profile image87
    Zsuzsy Beeposted 9 years ago

    Murray I just received notification from Paypal. Thank you for the 5.00 dollars.
    regards Zsuzsy

    Funride yeah I'm with Christoph on this what kind of 'shinanagans' are these? (heaven only knows how to spell that word)  I'm off to check out what you've done to that perfect hub of yours.
    Okay so maybe I should go and add extra stuff to mine too...hmmmm
    Greetings all from a most gloriously sunny winter day in southern Ontario  zs

  30. ilovehubbing profile image59
    ilovehubbingposted 9 years ago

    Not long to go now smile You have until tomorrow at 6pm to get your hub in for the comp.
    It was supposed to be Friday at 6 but I go the dates wrong so you have a little longer smile

  31. Dorsi profile image90
    Dorsiposted 9 years ago

    I just published my hub on "What's Your Carbon Footprint?". This was an exciting hub to write. I've been talking about climate change long before people would believe me. The progress made in the last couple years has been awesome. although we are off to a late start!


    http://hubpages.com/_HubLink/hub/Whats- … print?done

  32. Zsuzsy Bee profile image87
    Zsuzsy Beeposted 9 years ago

    Murray is it Okay to link our hubs together? (if its alright with the writers of course)

  33. ilovehubbing profile image59
    ilovehubbingposted 9 years ago

    Yes

    I am also linking them from here
    http://hubpages.com/hub/Carbon-Offsetti … -x-5-a-hub
    Your comments appreciated, it you digg me you will get good carma wink

    Please do link them together you are also welcome to link from any of my pages to these hubs.

    Murray

  34. funride profile image74
    funrideposted 9 years ago

    I already put the links on my hub wink.

  35. Dorsi profile image90
    Dorsiposted 9 years ago

    I've linked everyones else's hubs about this on my hub too- great idea- let's keep it rolling!

  36. Dorsi profile image90
    Dorsiposted 9 years ago

    Thanks Murray, I got my $5.00 via PayPal

  37. ilovehubbing profile image59
    ilovehubbingposted 9 years ago

    Zsuzsy Bee - YOU ARE THE WINNER of $200
    Congratulations!

    Zsuzsy Bee - I loved your passion for Carbon Offsetting which came out in your writing!

    I would like to thank everyone who got involved and their linking all the hubs together.

    Murray smile

    1. Zsuzsy Bee profile image87
      Zsuzsy Beeposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Wow! Murray, thanks that is just amazing... I have never ever won anything ever before... That's not true I won 20 bucks on a scratch ticket but this was WAY more fun.
      woohoo I won

  38. Christoph Reilly profile image73
    Christoph Reillyposted 9 years ago

    Congrats Suzi!  Nice job!

    1. Zsuzsy Bee profile image87
      Zsuzsy Beeposted 9 years agoin reply to this



      Thanks Christoph it's too late to call my gang so I'm ready to explode here. Everyone's hub was so good I didn't think I had a chance. Good night

  39. Zsuzsy Bee profile image87
    Zsuzsy Beeposted 9 years ago

    Murray I just received notification from Paypal. Thank you so much for the 200.00 dollars.
    Kindest regards Zsuzsy

 
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