Should a single Haiku count as a hub?
I realize someone may respond with a Haiku.
I was dumbfounded tonight to stumble across an account that had many hubs that were comprised of single Haikus. This seems to not be in the spirit as to what Hubpages is all about. So just 3-4 lines of words equals a hub? There are a number of hubs I've spent a great deal of time on! I could write 10 hubs a day if they all contained just a single Haiku. What a great way to inflate your stats and trick the algorithms into giving you more money. A valid hub could be The Best Haiku Writers of the 20th Century.
There's a famous story about a letter which concluded, "I am sorry to have written you such a long letter, but I did not have time to write you a shorter one." If brevity is indeed the soul of wit, then perhaps it is not so easily achieved as you imagine.
And as to "tricking the algorithms into giving you more money," I question whether there's a meaningful difference in this regard between, say, 10 Haiku Hubs, or one Hub consisting of 10 Haiku. In the end, it's all about the page views; if readers come consistently, the Hubs will earn, and if not, it really doesn't matter much how they are bundled.
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