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How long did it take to make money on Hubpages ?

  1. IntroduceCroatia profile image60
    IntroduceCroatiaposted 4 years ago

    Hi everyone, I just browsed through some topics on forum because I needed help. I joined Hubpages 11 months ago, and I have about 40 Hubs, my overall ratings are $5 on Adsense and about $15 on Ad program til now.

    Now I wanted to ask you when did you received your first payout from one of these, because I'm very anxious wink, I also don't promote my hubs, because I don't know how, so can someone point few sites or tips for promotion because I'm really newbie.

    Thanks.

    1. molometer profile image84
      molometerposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      I was on hubpages about 3 months before I got my first payout which came a month or so after I had earned it. They have to make sure all the sales have been finalized from the eBay and Amazon capsules.

      1. robhampton profile image89
        robhamptonposted 4 years ago in reply to this

        You got a payout only 3 months after joining?? Dude, I need your secret. That's amazing

        1. molometer profile image84
          molometerposted 4 years ago in reply to this

          No secret just a lot of work. On topics that people found useful, interesting etc. I didn't have a timeline in mind. Just wrote what I liked. I still do.

    2. robhampton profile image89
      robhamptonposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      I'm not sure what you're saying.  Are you getting $5.00 per day on adsense and $15.00 per day on ad program? If so, you are doing better than most people on hubpages. I also don't know what you mean by "ratings" Please explain better. I can say that I currently get a payment of about 150.00 per month through hubpages ad program, and less than pennies through adsense.

      1. Kate Mc Bride profile image82
        Kate Mc Brideposted 4 years ago in reply to this

        I know what you mean about adsense. For hundreds of organic page views I have earned less than $2 from adsense in 14 months.Ad program is indeed far better

    3. tamron profile image60
      tamronposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      Ok!  I read your Angels and Demon hub your title should be "Angels and Demons" I also noticed you refer to demons or angels as "they" or "them" when you should be putting your keywords there which is either demons,angels, and angels and demons.

      Use your keywords throughout your hub when ever possible.  Do not keyword stuff either.  Just add your keywords naturally and make sure your hub makes since and flows nicely as you read it.

      1. udontnomi profile image60
        udontnomiposted 4 years ago in reply to this

        SEO is not an exact science. It is okay to just let it fly, and be the next trend. I notice that seems to be the approach you take. You let it fly with not much concern for keywords. Perhaps you edit later and place a few in. If so . . . brilliant. Your work comes across a fresh, vibrant and as if you are fling by the seat of your pants. You have talent.

    4. kaiyan717 profile image82
      kaiyan717posted 4 years ago in reply to this

      Have accumulated about 15$ from Adsense in 18 months.  Signed up for Adsense 3 months ago and have made pay out ever month, steady increase.  Only advertising is done on pinterest, just pin a couple a day and hopefully one will catch.  Good luck.  I doubt I will ever reach Google payout.

      1. kaiyan717 profile image82
        kaiyan717posted 4 years ago in reply to this

        Sorry, money is made in Hubpage ads-not adsense

        1. mobarakkhan41 profile image59
          mobarakkhan41posted 4 years ago in reply to this

          I Don't Understand

        2. WryLilt profile image86
          WryLiltposted 4 years ago in reply to this

          Money is made through Hubpages ads AND Adsense + Amazon and eBay.

          You can create made for pinterest images using your hub title on a relevent photo to generate thousands of views.

    5. relache profile image88
      relacheposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      Average time to payout can vary quite a bit, but tends to be somewhere between nine and eighteen months for most site users.

    6. ARSHAD MAJID profile image80
      ARSHAD MAJIDposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      Thank you for writing this useful information-- but some of us like me will remain so disappointed with the tiny scope of income that can be generated from hubpages and that also after so much efforts. I found it hard for my age to learn all the tricks smile.

  2. IntroduceCroatia profile image60
    IntroduceCroatiaposted 4 years ago

    anyone ?

  3. Helena Ricketts profile image96
    Helena Rickettsposted 4 years ago

    I received my first payment after being here 10 months.  I think at that point I had 80 something hubs. 

    Some subjects are worth more than others and I saw that you have some travel hubs.  The subject of travel is on the higher end of the money scale if I remember correctly.  Most of my hubs are on the lower end of the scale but I like the subjects so that's why I picked them.

    As far as getting traffic to your hubs, the Learning Center has a TON of information!  You can get to it here: http://hubpages.com/learningcenter/contents

    There's a section there specifically on how to promote your hubs.  For other ideas, you can visit some of the hubs that have been written by people on here about getting traffic.  Just go up to the search box on the top left (ish) and type in something along the line of "hub traffic."  Then on the right side, click on "hubs" and it will show you the hubs I'm talking about.

    It takes some time to read all of it but once you do, you should be golden!

    Now I'm off to read your hub on Loki but I wanted to answer you first.  smile

  4. IntroduceCroatia profile image60
    IntroduceCroatiaposted 4 years ago

    Thanks a lot, Helena smile

    1. Helena Ricketts profile image96
      Helena Rickettsposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      You are very welcome!  I loved your hub on Loki.  Very cool!

  5. Adventure Colorad profile image89
    Adventure Coloradposted 4 years ago

    I was on here for a little over a year before I received my first payout, but the Hubpages Ad Program wasn't around when I started, so it didn't take a full year for those to accumulate.  I did notice a sharp increase in traffic around a year after starting.

  6. WryLilt profile image86
    WryLiltposted 4 years ago

    Took me about 9 months to reach Adsense payout ($150 in Aus).  These days I easily get HP payout each month + Adsense/Amazon every 3 months.

  7. Athena Clara profile image60
    Athena Claraposted 4 years ago

    Thanks for sharing you all!  I just joined hub pages, but I joined mainly because I love writing and because I wanted to share my knowledge of how to make money online (I've made quite a bit online!).


    I haven't yet signed up for making money off of hubpages yet, but good to know it's an option here!

    1. Uninvited Writer profile image82
      Uninvited Writerposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      Well, you are already a millionaire. You don't need it smile

      1. Athena Clara profile image60
        Athena Claraposted 4 years ago in reply to this

        one million dollars and a little extra :-) with the help of my parents.  but still i want it to grow hopefully.  still learning and profiting!

  8. Wesley Meacham profile image91
    Wesley Meachamposted 4 years ago

    Haven't had my first payout yet... I've still only earned about $9.00.
    I'll let you know when it happens.

  9. IntroduceCroatia profile image60
    IntroduceCroatiaposted 4 years ago

    I made about $16 from Hubpages Ad Program, and I'm 11 months here. The main reason about this love earning is because I didn't  do any promotion for my hubs.

    1. WryLilt profile image86
      WryLiltposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      You don't need promotion. Just keywords.

  10. IntroduceCroatia profile image60
    IntroduceCroatiaposted 4 years ago

    Can you give em a few hints about keywords wink

    1. WryLilt profile image86
      WryLiltposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      Keywords are what people type into search engines to find your content. With good keywords, your traffic will grow with time, without you doing anything.

  11. tamron profile image60
    tamronposted 4 years ago

    I had about 40 hubs when I made my first payout and it took 9 months.  It's not really about the amount of hubs you have it has a lot to do with topics.

    As for the keywords I will visit one of your articles and see if I can craft away thats easy for you to understand how to use keywords?

  12. GoGreenTips profile image62
    GoGreenTipsposted 4 years ago

    I've been here around 9 months and will get my first payout next month. But have noticed earnings are rising and so is my traffic.

    1. mobarakkhan41 profile image59
      mobarakkhan41posted 4 years ago in reply to this

      My Dear Friend I m New User

  13. bizwin profile image66
    bizwinposted 4 years ago

    I reached my payout 4 months after joining hubpages and got payout the following month. Hubpages Ads and eBay Programs work best for me. And i have been receiving monthly payment after that. The only thing to do is to write hubs, many hubs that answer what people are asking or hubs that solve problems. Using keywords help as well, but whether you use keywords or not, as long as you write content that solves problems, you will surely get organic visitors, with little or no promotions. Although, i will advice hubbers to promote their hubs.

    1. Eranofu profile image78
      Eranofuposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      Great insight, bizwin, ^^

    2. Kate Mc Bride profile image82
      Kate Mc Brideposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      Good for you;it didn't take you long. I have $1.44 in adsense earnings and about $5 from the ad program after 14 months. I read it takes two years of hard work so you have really done well to start earning so soon

  14. cheaptrick profile image74
    cheaptrickposted 4 years ago

    Wait,just a sec here!...you can make money on hub pages?Hmmm,how come nobody told me about that...?

    1. udontnomi profile image60
      udontnomiposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      It is a well kept secret by the top of the pyramid.

  15. IntroduceCroatia profile image60
    IntroduceCroatiaposted 4 years ago

    wow, bizwin you have a lots of hubs, can you give me some advice on how to promote my hubs ?

  16. Anamika S profile image68
    Anamika Sposted 4 years ago

    I took almost 8 months to make my first $100 from HubPages. The next was after 3 months and then 2 months and then every month.

  17. IntroduceCroatia profile image60
    IntroduceCroatiaposted 4 years ago

    Thanks for your replies, Tamron, iI'll check my Keywords smile

  18. drspaniel profile image85
    drspanielposted 4 years ago

    A single day. As soon as I wrote my first Hub I made around $0.10 which is considered money. But if you're talking about REAL money, I received my first payment for $100 quite recently.

  19. Ciel Clark profile image83
    Ciel Clarkposted 4 years ago

    Last month and this month I received a payment, and I think it is mostly because of one hub.  I have 16 and it gets 2/3 of the traffic.  I've been here 5 months but haven't published recently, working on next one..

    1. Kate Mc Bride profile image82
      Kate Mc Brideposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      Use socialadr.com and best-reviewer.com They work well for me.Also you will get inconsistent traffic from classifiedads.com. Hope these work for you too.Good luck with your traffic.

      1. Ciel Clark profile image83
        Ciel Clarkposted 4 years ago in reply to this

        I did try to join a few networks, and had some interesting experiences.  I've found I mostly want to spend what free time I have writing and interacting with people all over the world.  Great inspiration!

        1. WryLilt profile image86
          WryLiltposted 4 years ago in reply to this

          Social bookmarking sites usually give low bumps of low quality inconsistent traffic.

          Using good keywords and writing quality content will make traffic naturally increase with time.

  20. qualitywebpro profile image61
    qualitywebproposted 4 years ago

    Hi,

    I am also newbie and loves to write content and that,s why i use hubpages to post my contents. I have no idea regarding making money using hubpage.

    1. WryLilt profile image86
      WryLiltposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      You may want to check out the FAQ then. It's all explained there.

      1. qualitywebpro profile image61
        qualitywebproposted 4 years ago in reply to this

        ok. I  will go through it.

 
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