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I have started on the 30 in 30 days hubchallenge

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

    Well, I started yesterday (Friday, 24th) but didn't get any published, although I did some researching and writing.

    Now I've published my first four hubs in the on-going challenge!

    <no links in this thread, please!>

  2. wrenfrost56 profile image82
    wrenfrost56posted 8 years ago

    Well done! I posted my first in the early hours of the morning. I am aiming for one a day and setting my dead line at 12 midnight. I jumped 5 points on my hub just last night. Good luck with yours.

    1. profile image0
      sharongailposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      I finished my 1st of 30 close to midnight. Posted it on twitter.I am wondering though, don't you need followers in order to get traffic? I am new to the twitter thing.

      1. Uninvited Writer profile image83
        Uninvited Writerposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        If you make sure you add #hubchallenge then people can search that and see who has written on the topic.

        1. GeneralHowitzer profile image77
          GeneralHowitzerposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          Im interested in joining but how hehehehe... Im a newbie and still learning the ropes Ma'm. What do you mean by "If you make sure you add  then people can search that and see who has written on the topic"? especially this one "#hubchallenge" and what is tweeter... Anybody else please answer this i certainly need your help...

          1. Julie-Ann Amos profile image67
            Julie-Ann Amosposted 8 years agoin reply to this

            Sounds like you're not on twitter so until you are don't worry about #hubchallenge.

            But do add the tag "hubchallenge" to your hubchallenge hubs so they get counted.

            1. GeneralHowitzer profile image77
              GeneralHowitzerposted 8 years agoin reply to this

              Thanks

      2. wrenfrost56 profile image82
        wrenfrost56posted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Hi, well done! I promote my hub on my two websites and my blog, I also get traffic from hubpages and my friends and family have read my hubs. I do not have any fans yet but hopefully people will take to some of my work and the hub challenge will help me accumulate some work.

        1. KCC Big Country profile image88
          KCC Big Countryposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          I became your first fan. I also emailed you a couple of suggestions that I think will help you build a fan base.  You're off to a great start!

      3. Julie-Ann Amos profile image67
        Julie-Ann Amosposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        If you follow me on twitter I'll automatically follow you back - JulieAnnAmos

      4. barryrutherford profile image78
        barryrutherfordposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Yes you need followers.  For a start I'll follow you if you like !  my
        twitter accoutnis barry rutherford. put in into the search box and click !

  3. wrenfrost56 profile image82
    wrenfrost56posted 8 years ago

    Thank-you KCC Big country. That's very helpful. I am just off to read some of your hubs and join your fan club too. Plus I really should get on with my next hub for the challenge. Thanks again.

  4. Princessa profile image86
    Princessaposted 8 years ago

    I am in this time.  Just published my first HubChallenge Hub today, I also made it a HubMob hub.

    1. Ryan Hupfer profile image67
      Ryan Hupferposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Killing two Hub-birds with one stone, eh? smile

      I think that more of us should do that...great idea!

    2. Anath profile image73
      Anathposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Just posted my second one smile Like Princessa's it is a HubMob hub and also part of the HubChallenge.

    3. Richard Ring profile image56
      Richard Ringposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Copycat =P
      Glad I sucked you into the HubChallenge!

  5. profile image0
    wordscribe41posted 8 years ago

    I asked this question earlier and didn't get an answer.  Are we supposed to tag our hubs with "hubchallenge"?

    1. KCC Big Country profile image88
      KCC Big Countryposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      It's not required, but yes, many are.  If you do, it will appear in Julie-Ann's RSS feed.  The feed only holds the last 8 though, so if you wait too long to go see her hub, you won't see yours there.  We have lots of people posting Hub Challenge Hubs.

  6. Ultimate Hubber profile image63
    Ultimate Hubberposted 8 years ago

    I believe yes to appear in the feed Julie-Ann has set.

  7. An Archigirl profile image59
    An Archigirlposted 8 years ago

    Hi hub challengers!! I've just finished my second hub.I'm new to the internet marketing world... so this challenge is  for FUN and  to get the hang of things!...so far so good-1 hub a day seemed easy enough..but hmmm- I hope to keep up the pace.

    1. KCC Big Country profile image88
      KCC Big Countryposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      You're doing great!

  8. KCC Big Country profile image88
    KCC Big Countryposted 8 years ago

    I decided to post my actual hub writing schedule for the last hub challenge so that you can see how I paced myself.  I completed 36 hubs in 28 days.  So, if you count the 6 days below with zero and 2 days left in the challenge, that's 8 days I didn't submit anything.  Obviously, on the days I didn't submit anything I was busy researching topics and starting hubs that would be published another day.

    5/11...3 hubs posted
    5/12...1
    5/13...1
    5/14...1
    5/15...1
    5/16...4
    5/17...1
    5/18...2
    5/19...0
    5/20...1
    5/21...0
    5/22...1
    5/23...4
    5/24...1
    5/25...1
    5/26...1
    5/27...1
    5/28...0
    5/29...0
    5/30...4
    5/31...2
    6/01...0
    6/02...3
    6/03...0
    6/04...2
    6/07...1

    1. An Archigirl profile image59
      An Archigirlposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Thanks for the cheer KCC Big Country! Thats a reasonable schedule you have. I initially thought that one hub per day could work well...but then you could be inspired and end up with 5 more the next day~so I guess I'm just gonna put 'em up as they come into my head:)

    2. LondonGirl profile image86
      LondonGirlposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Am I miscounting? I can only add it up to 34 in your list

      1. KCC Big Country profile image88
        KCC Big Countryposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        You're miscounting....it adds to 36.

  9. Ryan Hupfer profile image67
    Ryan Hupferposted 8 years ago

    Well, I finally got my first one posted and I've almost got all of my research done for the next 29 of 'em. smile

    1. quicksand profile image79
      quicksandposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      I've already published two. Having completed three more and I am tweaking them up a bit until they're fit for publishing! My personal challenge is to create a logo for each different hub. I guess that's permitted, right? I have already created five cool ones. smile

  10. KCC Big Country profile image88
    KCC Big Countryposted 8 years ago

    Archigirl:  I just posted it to show how it COULD be done with lots of zero days and yes, some days you may have more.  Let the fun be your motivator.

    Ryan: That is awesome!  You have been doing some intense research!

  11. Richard Ring profile image56
    Richard Ringposted 8 years ago

    No kidding! I have no idea what I'm going to write about tomorrow let alone for the next 29 tomorrows...intense!

  12. emievil profile image76
    emievilposted 8 years ago

    I've started with my first one and I have already brainstormed 30 topics for the Hubchallenge. Now my only problem is where can I find the time to write all these smile?

    1. profile image0
      wordscribe41posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      lol  May I suggest in the middle of the night like I do?  It's about 2:30 a.m. here in Portland, Oregon and I'm working on number 4.  Yawn. 

      You're off to a great start with your brainstorming, however.  Darkside has some great information on his approach to the challenge.  I've found some useful tips in his blog.

      1. emievil profile image76
        emievilposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        smile thanks for the tips. I'll check out darkside's blog.

  13. LondonGirl profile image86
    LondonGirlposted 8 years ago

    fair enough, good thing I'm not a mathematician (-:

  14. lindagoffigan profile image59
    lindagoffiganposted 8 years ago

    Guys, I have written 12 hubs since the 24th of the 30 hubs in 30 days.  My son said that a challenge would be 30 hubs in seven days so I got my own little challenge going.  I normally average four a day so I am going to set a more reasonable end date between 7 and 10 days.

    1. lindagoffigan profile image59
      lindagoffiganposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      30 hubs in 30 days completed in 6 days; make that 32 hubs, I overwrote.  I made my son's challenge work for me to make me work harder to reach a personal goal of 30 hubs in 7 days.  I overperformed by two and completed one day before the end of the personal seven days challenge.  Now I have the task of optimizing all five hundred or more hubs using keyword and keywords phrases 

      Assignment of the 30 hubs in 30 day completed in 6 days on July 30, 2009 at 4:23 pm est.30 hubs in 30 days commenced July 24, 2009.  Now I can sit back and read other hubpages and rest easy.

    2. lindagoffigan profile image59
      lindagoffiganposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Guys just transferred hubs I drafted in Atlantis so the total count is 35 hubs in six days at 6:00 PM July 30,2009.

  15. Bakari Chavanu profile image59
    Bakari Chavanuposted 8 years ago

    I haven't been coming to Hubpages for a while, but now I'm back to check it out again.

    This 30-day Challenge might be a useful way to really get seriously involved with Hubpages and also network with other writers. I would like to see if doing this challenge will build my presence on Hub and also push me to think of topics to write about.

    I've done freelance writing for the last few years, but I really need to start making money with it, and I'm thinking Hubpages might one good resource.

    1. Julie-Ann Amos profile image67
      Julie-Ann Amosposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      I'd say this is a great opportunity to get 30 hubs up and start making some money!  Welcome!

 
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