I've scrounged HubPages for this challenge as I posted one Sunday, one yesterday, and am working on what today. With only 20 hubs in the years I have been on here, I think it would be a great challenge.
Is anyone currently undertaking this? Do you have any other advice?
With the changes to SEO over the years, I can't see myself doing a 30/30 anytime soon, since it takes a lot longer to write a high-quality hub these days than in years past. But I'm doing a smaller hub challenge in May along with Karen Hellier. We're doing a 31 day challenge from May 1-31, but there's no set number of hubs everyone is expected to write. The goal will simply be to make them all Stellar Hubs. But as for the total number, we'll just choose our own target and go for it.
We can all do it together, if you guys want.
This sounds like a great idea. It would motivate me to get some new quality hubs written. I like the idea of each person choosing their own goal whether it is two stellar hubs, 30 or anywhere in between (or for you prolific writers out there more!)
I've tried this in the past, however, I found it difficult to sustain. Both my work life and family life are demanding and I never got more than 5 articles in 5 days completed. I also have a variety of other hobbies and business ventures that require my attention from time to time. In addition, writing articles has gotten more challenging over the years requiring more effort to meet higher quality standards. Nonetheless, shooting for 30 in 30 is a great goal!
This hub challenge dates from the days when people thought quantity was more important than quality. But HubPages has changed.
Your time would be better spent writing 10 excellent hubs, rather than 30 mediocre ones. I say this from personal experience. Over recent months I have deleted more than half my hubs, updated the rest and my income has more than doubled.
Thank you for your candor. I detailed my concerns about this experiment regarding quality. The obvious goal is for 30 articles that can be moved to niche sites eventually, or at least updated and edited until they will go.
For anyone interested in following along, I detailed the articles and the goal here: https://hubpages.com/community/30-Hubs- … llenge-Log
I have been considering this challenge as a personal milestone for the same reason. Since 2012 I have only 28 hubs. Of course, the biggest issue is finding the time.
I probably won't attempt the challenge anytime soon, but am going to try adding a few here and there. Would be interested in future updates on how the challenge works for you.
I have 100 unpublished partial hubs written. I may try to do one a day until they are all published.
Writing a stellar hub for the niche sites takes way more time than one day. Like others mentioned above: it's quality that counts today, not quantity.
I have done this challenge in the past and did manage to do it, It was time consuming and I did almost stop at halfway through but kept going only because some people told me that I would not be able to do it, I am thinking of doing this challenge within the next couple of months. For me it helps having an idea of what to write about before I start the challenge.
Good luck! As long as you don't sacrifice quality for quantity, this is an admirable goal that helps spark some new creative venues.
I'm currently making good progress in my 30 needlessly-unhealthy meals in 30 days "challenge"; here's to both of us.
by Karen Hellier 6 years ago
Is anyone interested in doing a 30 hubs in 30 days challenge?Prospectboy and I are starting a 30 hubs in 30 days challenge starting on Friday, June15th 2012. Anyone want to join us?
by Ryan Hupfer 4 years ago
Yep, I'm going to be writing 100 Hubs in 30 days starting next Monday, May 11th. This might sound a little crazy (because it is), but I promise that I have a somewhat logical reason for doing it.So here's the story -- Yesterday I was surfing around the web, looking at some blogs that have been...
by Jeremy Gill 12 months ago
What do you think of the 30 Hubs in 30 days challenge?If you can produce 30 quality articles in 30 days, props to you. But unless your schedule is cleared, I'm skeptical many people could research and write 30 awesome Hubs in a month. Any thoughts?
by Kathy Sima 6 years ago
Well, I've decided to take the plunge and do the 30 hubs in 30 days challenge. I have a list of hub ideas ready to go, and even a few hubs started that I seem to be hesitating to finish and actually publish. I figure this is the push I need to get going and build my hub portfolio. I'm nervous just...
by Meredith Loughran 4 years ago
They say it takes 21 days to create a habit. My goal is to hone my writing skill, write quality articles and make new friends here. Who is crazy enough to join me? Come on! We can do it together. Meredith
by 6hotfingers3 8 years ago
I accept the 30 day hub challenge. Where are the rules for the challenge. Except for posting 30 n 30 what else do i need to know.How much content is required in each hub?I'm ready!I can do this!
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