Read 100 hubs in 30 days

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  1. salt profile image72
    saltposted 8 years ago

    In line with the creation of 30 hubs in 30 days. Couldnt we create a read 100 hubs in 30 days? Thus increasing comments and interest in hubs. That would be reading about 3 or 4 hubs a day for 30 days... UMm whos up to it?

    I already get a number of peoples hubs sent to my inbox when they publish something new, so I am reading at least 5 hubs a week, plus what I browse whilst Im here.

    Whose up to it? Read 100 hubs in 30 days?

    1. Karina S. profile image59
      Karina S.posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      how about- read 30 hubs in 30 days and leave comment for each

    2. KeithTax profile image71
      KeithTaxposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      I already read about a dozen hubs a day. I have so many interests and HubPages has articles on evertything that pops in my mind as fascinating. I agree more people should read more. If you want to write clean copy, you need to read a lot.

    3. Rochelle Frank profile image96
      Rochelle Frankposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Great idea, Salt! I also like the day of leaving a comment on each to prove you read it.

      This morning I woke up to nine comments on eight different hubs I wrote from a new follower. I'm still not finished replying to all of her comments, but it was a great boost to me.

      Reading 100 in 30 days-- reading and commenting takes a little more effort, but I'm going to try for a personal record at least.

    4. profile image0
      B.C. BOUTIQUEposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      yes, I could read 100 in 30 days or less..I think I already have..but I read new ones daily that spark my interest.

  2. TLMinut profile image60
    TLMinutposted 8 years ago

    Since I am way more likely to do that than write even 30 in 30 days (last time I only got to 16 in 3 months!) so yes, I'm in. I enjoy reading hubs.

  3. salt profile image72
    saltposted 8 years ago

    Both are great ideas. The 30 hubs in 30 days would be easier for some... I am going for the advanced read of 100. Yet, the read 30 in 30 days is fantastic too, as it will get people reading each others work.

  4. Has_aWayWithWords profile image63
    Has_aWayWithWordsposted 8 years ago

    I am in...just read your coffee mug hub. I ave a couple collections of mugs and I too love my morning coffee.Maye I will even check out some of those mugsfor something I can add o my collctions

  5. salt profile image72
    saltposted 8 years ago

    Ive read my 3 hubs for the day.

    Has a way with words hub on google analytics,
    A fantastic hub on the EU and banning of genetically modified crops.

    And one by green garnet on green tourmaline.

  6. habee profile image93
    habeeposted 8 years ago

    I read and comment on at least 10 hubs a day - usually more. So...good idea!!

    1. ThoughtfulSpot profile image71
      ThoughtfulSpotposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Wow habee!  That's great.  Thanks for supporting us all!

      I try to read at least one or 2 each time I come to hubpages, unfortunately, that's not as regularly as I'd like.  I'll try to up it though.  Guess I know where I'll be spending my lunchbreak!

  7. salt profile image72
    saltposted 8 years ago

    yeahh go for it!!!

  8. salt profile image72
    saltposted 8 years ago

    good going, I wlll read some of your hubs tomorrow.

  9. salt profile image72
    saltposted 8 years ago

    its slow starting, but anyone in for reading 100 hubs in 30 days..

  10. fastfreta profile image75
    fastfretaposted 8 years ago

    I think that I read and comment on more than 100 hubs a month, however I'm going to begin counting my comments now.  I already read more than I write, but since this challenge has been put before me, I'm sure I'll be much more prolific.

  11. visitmaniac profile image60
    visitmaniacposted 8 years ago

    Been a bit since I dropped in but his makes more sense then the 30 hubs in 30 days. I am in big_smile

  12. salt profile image72
    saltposted 8 years ago

    Ive read my 4 or 5 hubs for the day.

    2 lovely ones by fastfreta - one on enabling and the other on Whitney Houston, which was lovely.


    Crochet without yarn - Recycled Fabric
    by apStumbo

    and a couple of others.

    up to 7 for 2 days of 30

  13. skyfire profile image71
    skyfireposted 8 years ago

    Nice idea i'm on it.

  14. ThoughtfulSpot profile image71
    ThoughtfulSpotposted 8 years ago

    Ok, read 3 today... I need to pick up the pace, but its a start.
    Made sure I commented too.

  15. ThoughtfulSpot profile image71
    ThoughtfulSpotposted 8 years ago

    4!

    Keith - agreed.  I just wish I had more time to spend. I love to read and write, but w/ 2 small kids at home, its been ages since I've gotten my nose into a book that didn't have cardboard pages.  At least I can be a little more productive here.  Easier to commit to an article, than a whole book.  But, I agree that reading others' work is immeasureably helpful to one's own writing.

  16. prettydarkhorse profile image63
    prettydarkhorseposted 8 years ago

    I read an average of 15 a day, so times 30 it will be 450 hehe, I am ok, with this, but if I have more time I can read more, I write an average of two a day too, and join the forum at times too,

    1. rebekahELLE profile image88
      rebekahELLEposted 8 years ago

      I usually read 5-10 hubs daily depending on my time that day. I don't leave comments on all but almost always rate it up. I read some from my daily hub mail, a couple from my followers and a couple that pique my interest from the topic page or something I see in the feed.

      this morning I read dao hoa's 2 hubs about the quake in Haiti.

    2. salt profile image72
      saltposted 8 years ago

      Yippee, thankyou all for joining in. I think it is worth it. I learn from what everyone writes and reading more hubs helps the creative juices flow, plus supports others in their work.

    3. salt profile image72
      saltposted 8 years ago

      Have read 4 for today.

      TLMinut on inspirational hubs. It was lovely and she was right

      One by Visitmanic which was good on backlinking if I am correct

      Another one on backlinking and traffic.

      One by Baltholemeuw on meditation for money... as I plan to read on on finance per day and this was a good variation on this theme.

      One on how to help build better work and a couple of others which are truly creative.

      Im up to 11 read in 3 days.

    4. Has_aWayWithWords profile image63
      Has_aWayWithWordsposted 8 years ago

      I am using this in line with the promote another hubber, I have read different hubs and then in tur promoted the hubs I read. I think I have read atleast 5 today.

    5. Hmrjmr1 profile image78
      Hmrjmr1posted 8 years ago
      1. ThoughtfulSpot profile image71
        ThoughtfulSpotposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Wow Hmrjmr! That's a lot accomplished before most people are awake.  I'm pretty satisfied w/ having gotten dressed and my teeth brushed by 5:30am. lol

    6. salt profile image72
      saltposted 8 years ago

      its alot of reading and youve presented them so well.. thats how I was going to post mine in forum, but thought it would look a bit silly, but it doesnt,.. so I might list them that was too.
      thanks Hmrjmr1

    7. ThoughtfulSpot profile image71
      ThoughtfulSpotposted 8 years ago

      3 this morning...

      I like the idea of posting the links.  I'll have to stop back later.

    8. salt profile image72
      saltposted 8 years ago

      [url]http://hubpages.com/hub/How-to-Trash-a-Wedding-Dress

      an interesting and a bit mixed up - I think the kissing in the forest was the wedding... but in context to the theme, it was good.

      [url]http://hubpages.com/hub/An-Old-Soldiers-Thoughts-On-Disaster-Assistance

      Lovely bit of writing.. thankyou.

      [url]http://hubpages.com/hub/Free-Forex-Trading-Signal

      a little extra finance knowledge never goes astray.

      [url]http://hubpages.com/hub/The-Glitter-Of-Gold

      interesting hub on wealth and the priceless value of our hearts.

      thats 4 more and Im up to 15 in 4 days.

    9. salt profile image72
      saltposted 8 years ago

      Havent quite learnt how to create a link in forum.. to the hubpages.. if anyone knows, please feel free to enlighten me.

      1. rebekahELLE profile image88
        rebekahELLEposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        at the bottom of each hubpage, there is a 'link to this page', just click, copy the highlighted URL and paste wherever you want it. if you're posting them here, just paste into the reply box.

    10. salt profile image72
      saltposted 8 years ago

      Anyone in this challenge? READ 100 hubs in 30 days??

    11. Petra Vlah profile image60
      Petra Vlahposted 8 years ago

      I read about 7-10 hubs in a good day

    12. Karina S. profile image59
      Karina S.posted 8 years ago

      Have read 5 hubs today:

      6 ways to save money everyday- by New Day

      Tony Robbins Scam - by Keith Tax

      Improving your hubpages earnings - by relache

      Save money:10 different ways to recycle and use everyday items -by Nell Rose

      10 frugal kitchen tips to streach your dollar - by Jennifer

      Left comments and rated up all of them. Very interesting and informative hubs

    13. Cagsil profile image82
      Cagsilposted 8 years ago

      Hey everyone,

      If it matters check out this thread...lol lol

      http://hubpages.com/forum/topic/33348#top

    14. salt profile image72
      saltposted 8 years ago

      thanks rebeccaELLE

      I read a special hub this morning that bought up alot of emotional reactions from me.

      http://hubpages.com/_1xi5ccsu4geyi/hub/ … -Foeticide

      So I thought Id post it before I forget ...

    15. Jane@CM profile image60
      Jane@CMposted 8 years ago

      I am starting a new venture - reading hubs from hubbers who do not participate in the forums.  WOW - am I finding some really great articles (and a few not so great).  I'm up to 15 today smile

    16. salt profile image72
      saltposted 8 years ago

      this one is a lovely hub to read. Beautifully written and fantastic photos.

      http://hubpages.com/_1xi5ccsu4geyi/hub/ … Four-Steps

      good resource in the link Cagsil added. Thankyou..

      janes hub

      http://hubpages.com/_1xi5ccsu4geyi/hub/ … s-In-A-Jar

      is fun and good for all occasions.

      With Haiti all over the papers and in everybodies mind, this is a lovely hub to have a giggle

      http://hubpages.com/_1xi5ccsu4geyi/hub/ … e-on-Earth

      One for the environment and a little education...

      http://hubpages.com/_1xi5ccsu4geyi/hub/Alpine-Glaciers

      well, 2 really because they are so good.

      http://hubpages.com/_1xi5ccsu4geyi/hub/mountain-huts

      All this reading is really motivating me and I am learning about layout, quality and content. Thankyou all for such fantastic writing.

    17. salt profile image72
      saltposted 8 years ago

      Come on, anyone up to the reading challenge.. read 100 hubs in 30 days... !!!?

    18. rebekahELLE profile image88
      rebekahELLEposted 8 years ago

      here are a few I've recently read:

      i'm a great fan of his writing
      http://hubpages.com/hub/The-Twist-of-it-All

      want to be happy?
      http://hubpages.com/hub/A-Simple-Guide-to-Happiness

      great reading for serious poetry lovers
      http://hubpages.com/hub/Poetry-Analysis … John-Donne

      big_smile

    19. ThoughtfulSpot profile image71
      ThoughtfulSpotposted 8 years ago

      In the "spirit of the season" here's 2 Valentine's Day hubs I read by Hmrjmr.

      http://hubpages.com/_d4l0cfjg8h9r/hub/V … s-The-Card

      http://hubpages.com/_d4l0cfjg8h9r/hub/R … -Valentine

    20. ThoughtfulSpot profile image71
      ThoughtfulSpotposted 8 years ago

      Wasn't sure where to head next, so I decided to try and read one by everybody on this page.  Here's what I have so far.

      One on the Grapes of Wrath... a classic.
      http://hubpages.com/_d4l0cfjg8h9r/hub/GrapesofWrath

      One on how to help the planet w/ green gadgets... I especially like the BOGO flashlight... might go buy one.

      http://hubpages.com/_d4l0cfjg8h9r/hub/H … en-Gadgets

      One on kitchen cleaning... I can use all the help I can get, and I like the down to earth style of this one.

      http://hubpages.com/_d4l0cfjg8h9r/hub/H … he-Kitchen

      One on preschool education.  Choosing my child's daycare was a very tough thing for me since I would have rather been at home.  Solid advice is always a blessing.

      http://hubpages.com/_d4l0cfjg8h9r/hub/W … Your-Child

      A very interesting article called "Degeneration of Value" which, to be honest, I have not finished.  It is very in depth, and requires a bit more of my time.

      http://hubpages.com/hub/Degeneration-of-Value

    21. ThoughtfulSpot profile image71
      ThoughtfulSpotposted 8 years ago

      Having a little trouble with the ol' laptop... I realize I missed some people on the page.  I'll have to go back and get them later... I can't see the whole page right now for some reason.

    22. salt profile image72
      saltposted 8 years ago

      Im having a read free day and will pick up tomorrow. Have to get some of my own work done.

    23. salt profile image72
      saltposted 8 years ago

      anyone joining our read 100 hubs in 30 days. Its a great way to learn about how hubs work, what other people write, what can help you, layouts and styles etc.. and just good to read some really amazing peices of writing that you didnt even think of!

    24. salt profile image72
      saltposted 8 years ago

      Ive pretty well done my reading for the day...

      Nellie on how to build sales as well as traffic

      http://hubpages.com/_1xi5ccsu4geyi/hub/ … rnings-how

      Don on finding a niche, which was very good.
      http://hubpages.com/_1xi5ccsu4geyi/hub/ … ing-online

      One on bustiers which are supposed to help with slimming the wasteline from what I could gather

      Another on aerobic exercise by anath

      http://hubpages.com/_1xi5ccsu4geyi/hub/ … c-exercise

      and I should read one on haiti.. to bring something worthwhile into the reading

      http://hubpages.com/_1xi5ccsu4geyi/hub/ … -of-crisis

      all aimed at motivation.. motivation to work and achieve what I want from this work. Thanks everyone for the help.

    25. salt profile image72
      saltposted 8 years ago

      I leave comments on most - unless I really dont take to the topic or whats written, then I just find something I prefer a little more.

      25 hubs in 7 days done.. I have been lacking motivation a little, so this has helped me through..

      and thanks for joining and commenting rochelle. Lovely to have you with us.

    26. salt profile image72
      saltposted 8 years ago

      Add a comment on how you are doing on this hub if you like..

      http://hubpages.com/_1xi5ccsu4geyi/hub/ … in-30-days

    27. salt profile image72
      saltposted 8 years ago

      Are others still here? Ive had computer problems for the past couple of days.. and now am back working.. time to catch up on reading hubs.

    28. salt profile image72
      saltposted 8 years ago

      Hubpages read for today

      http://hubpages.com/hub/Buy-Herbal-Teas
      love herbal tea.

      http://hubpages.com/hub/Donating-to-Cha … -the-Money
      thinking of Haiti..

      http://hubpages.com/hub/women-in-art-pa … morous-art
      women in art.

      http://hubpages.com/hub/Tips-on-Writing-Non-Fiction
      simple and helpful.

      http://hubpages.com/hub/My-HubPages-Tips
      useful ideas for backlinking and page layout.

      http://hubpages.com/hub/Clearly-Obama-D … -with-Fees

      good hub, no comments space .. wanted to comment on inflation and bonuses.

      http://hubpages.com/hub/LETTER-TO-A-YOUNG-SOLDIER
      worth reading

      http://hubpages.com/hub/HubNuggets-Ther … p-for-That
      you can vote on this one.

      http://hubpages.com/hub/Bangal-Tigers-in-the-Rough
      great photos.

      http://hubpages.com/hub/Pain-Quotes
      up to 10 hubs read... yippee am up to 35 for my month so far.

      and have learnt and laughted and sighed.. thankyou all.
      good hub, no comment section...

    29. salt profile image72
      saltposted 8 years ago

      Has my 100 hubs in 30 days failed to add enough people?

      If you are doing this, let me know how your going.

    30. ThoughtfulSpot profile image71
      ThoughtfulSpotposted 8 years ago

      Still trying Salt.  Been under the weather the past few days so I've slowed down a bit.  Hope to pick up again soon.  Even if I don't make the 100 hubs, its definitely gotten me reading and commenting more.  Thanks for the motivation!

    31. salt profile image72
      saltposted 8 years ago

      Is anyone doing this with me.. I feel like Ive been left to do this on my own.. I have found it helps me alot to read others work and helps me see how I could improve my own as well as discoverying some amazing writers

    32. ThoughtfulSpot profile image71
      ThoughtfulSpotposted 8 years ago

      Hello?  You're not alone.  Posted just before you!  Its just little 'ol me, but I'm here!

    33. ThoughtfulSpot profile image71
      ThoughtfulSpotposted 8 years ago

      100 in 30 is  alot for me, I spend very little time online, but I'm at 15 in 9 days, so I'm making a dent at least.  I usually do 1 or 2 each time I log on, but I don't get to log on very often.  So, averaging about 2/day is pretty good for me.  As I said, the last few days really put me behind, but I'm going to try to step it up this weekend if I can.

    34. salt profile image72
      saltposted 8 years ago

      wonderful and I did see you there and had thought of you the past couple of days.. congratulations. Im leaving a big read for tomorrow as today was spent watching the tennis alot.. we were very happy to see our favorite win.

     
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