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Made my first $100

  1. luvintkandtj profile image62
    luvintkandtjposted 6 years ago

    After almost two years I've made my first 100. I'm excited because for about a year i didn't publish any hubs. Then again I think about how much more I would have had if I would have kept a steady pace of hub publishing. I've decided to try to pick it back up. I hope to at least publish one hub a day. My earnings were very slow at first but, I noticed that after about 9 months I developed a steady stream of earning a day. So I'm going to follow all the advice I've see on the forums and other hubpages. I'm gonna participate in the forums, be active in the hubpage community, and publish hubs that will attract attention.

    1. Dense profile image65
      Denseposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Congrats! big_smile

    2. pisean282311 profile image60
      pisean282311posted 6 years ago in reply to this


    3. terrowhite profile image59
      terrowhiteposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Congratulations!! Hope you will make many many more dollars!! All the best..

    4. mymagicview profile image53
      mymagicviewposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      my online earning life is clone of yours :-) after 2 years i m at $93 at the moment!

    5. 07Angel01 profile image85
      07Angel01posted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Congrats!  Wish u the best of luck wink

    6. khmohsin profile image61
      khmohsinposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Your efforts after long period made you to work more heatedly and the only this is encouragement which a person needs to move on.
      best of luck

    7. mailxpress profile image75
      mailxpressposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Way to go.  It's a great feeling.  It took me a little over a year to earn that first hundred.  It does come faster if you stick it out.  I received my second check and it only took three months this time.  I can't wait until I start receiving a check every month.  All in due time.  Keep it up.

    8. pinkboxer profile image61
      pinkboxerposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Congratulations! You encourage me to be patient. Keep writing. I also am becoming more involved in the Hubpages community and leaning from the advanced Hubbers.

    9. hubber-2009 profile image59
      hubber-2009posted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Congrats for your first payout..

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      SarahLambertposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Thanks for inspiring me to jump in!

    11. MMMoney profile image51
      MMMoneyposted 6 years ago in reply to this


    12. weeyo profile image59
      weeyoposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Congratulations!!  Just getting started and you've helped inspire me.

    13. flounderingsahm profile image74
      flounderingsahmposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Congrats!  I love hearing about success stories!

    14. mailxpress profile image75
      mailxpressposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Way to go.  It's a great feeling to reach the minimum with Adsense.  All I can say is keep writing and don't give up.  Because most of us here want to change our financial standing for the better most of us understand it's a long process worth doing.  It takes years to reap the rewards but if you continue to write Hubs each and everyday I'm sure you will increase your earnings.  Write Hubs, blogs, websites, scoops, stories, posts and articles where ever you can.  It will benefit you.  I have hundreds of URLs floating throughout the web and it does eventually increase your revenue.  Keep it up.  Most of us have been there and done that.

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    wordscribe41posted 6 years ago

    Hey, congratulations!  I wish you well in picking up your publishing pace, it takes discipline mo doubt.  Nice to meet you!

  3. gramarye profile image60
    gramaryeposted 6 years ago

    Well done, look forward to your renewed writing.

  4. elayne001 profile image46
    elayne001posted 6 years ago

    So glad that it finally paid off and you have a renewed enthusiasm. Keep on hubbin'.

  5. Ultimate Hubber profile image79
    Ultimate Hubberposted 6 years ago

    Best of luck for future hubbing!

  6. Origin profile image59
    Originposted 6 years ago

    Congrats!! smile

  7. Spacey Gracey profile image74
    Spacey Graceyposted 6 years ago

    That's great - but the prospect for another 2 years of Hub poverty has made me reach for the chocolate biscuits sad

    1. IzzyM profile image85
      IzzyMposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Send one over here. LOL

      I'm about 2/3 of the way towards my first pay-out. Many of my earlier hubs were about gardening (well they say to write about what you know) and they are not all that popular normally but I would say they are hitting a seasonal rush at the moment which is great, but it's taken me a long time to find out what people want to look at. I'm getting there - slowly but surely.

      Hey congrats luvint!

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    Siew Chengposted 6 years ago

    Congra.  After you have a mass of content, article writing becomes a form of passive income.  Hope you can receive a monthly $100.

  9. travelespresso profile image83
    travelespressoposted 6 years ago

    Cool news.  Congrats.

  10. brettb profile image70
    brettbposted 6 years ago

    Well done!

    My latest Google check arrived yesterday - for £120, which was nice.

    After yieldbuilding my other sites I am now a proud member of the check-every-month bunch, it's a good feeling.

    Now I need to get working on my Amazon and Clickbank strategies then I'll be banking checks every week.

  11. katiem2 profile image60
    katiem2posted 6 years ago

    Thanks for sharing I'm sure this will inspire many hubbers.  Congrats and keep up the good work, gonna head over and check you out....plus follow!  Peace wink

  12. Ladybird33 profile image71
    Ladybird33posted 6 years ago

    WooHoo!  Keep making that money!  And Welcome back.

  13. salt profile image65
    saltposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations. I joined this about 2 years ago and have only really made the effort since last August. I have spent some times learning about what I want to write about, what works and what doesnt etc..

    Now, am working on one hub per day roughly and want to learn about how to build traffic. There are some wonderful people who have been doing a traffic challenge and I have to look that up so I can make the effort to build traffic and keywords.

    People like Marissa and Earnest can be fantastic fonts of experience and knowledge and they always seem very happy to head me in the right direction. Which is lovely and I am grateful for their knowledge, their own efforts and professionalism. And their great guidance to others.

    Again congratulations. It should get easier now.

  14. Anolinde profile image89
    Anolindeposted 6 years ago

    Grats!  I personally just made over $1 today for the very first time.  So thrilled and inspired to keep going smile  I started over a year ago myself, but only published two hubs and then stopped for a year.  I only started back 2 or 3 months ago. 

    Like many other hubbers, I also plan to write a hub a day, but so far other things in life are making it hard to stick to that.  Guess I just need discipline!

    It seems true, though.  The more you keep writing, the more you'll make long term, so just keep going! smile

  15. wrenfrost56 profile image83
    wrenfrost56posted 6 years ago

    Way to go, heres to the next $100! big_smile

  16. soni2006 profile image45
    soni2006posted 6 years ago

    Congratulations luvintkandtj. According a general estimation if you would have published at least 200 hubs in 2 years, you would have made at least 500 dollars or more. Then also don't worry, still you can do that. Best of luck for more and more hubs.

  17. Robert A. Harris profile image60
    Robert A. Harrisposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations luvintkandtj.

  18. fortman profile image59
    fortmanposted 6 years ago

    Nice to hear this. Keep it up.

  19. emievil profile image84
    emievilposted 6 years ago

    Congrats and keep it up! smile

  20. luvintkandtj profile image62
    luvintkandtjposted 6 years ago

    Thanks Everyone! I am glad I started two years ago because It allowed me to see the it is possible to receive some form of income from hubs.but I didn't have time to really write great hubs and to devote some of my time two them. Now that I am spending some time hear in Japan,I have tons of time. I do not work so I can at least devote two hours of my day writing hubs and generating a flow of traffic. So that's my plan. Since I have some already established hubs, I plan to revamp them. AN I plan to attempt to keep a steady pace of quality hubs.

  21. thisisoli profile image73
    thisisoliposted 6 years ago

    Good Luck, If you keep up the writing you will get a nice amount of traffic in no time!

  22. glendoncaba profile image81
    glendoncabaposted 6 years ago


    I'm like ... almost there myself.

  23. forlan profile image60
    forlanposted 6 years ago

    congrats . you will get more money soon

  24. Jen's Solitude profile image87
    Jen's Solitudeposted 6 years ago

    Nothing like a pay out check to inspire once more.  smile Congrats and all the best with your future publishing endeavors.

  25. Csjun89 profile image74
    Csjun89posted 6 years ago

    Congratulations! keep up the good work

  26. KCC Big Country profile image83
    KCC Big Countryposted 6 years ago

    Congrats! Now that you're inspired to write more, you'll really see the payouts begin to roll in faster.

  27. kmackey32 profile image82
    kmackey32posted 6 years ago

    I have lacked 2$ for the last week for my 100$ pay out... Its like watching the clock, guess I need to stop looking... lol

  28. rugsdynamic profile image60
    rugsdynamicposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations! I wish I could also get my first $100 soon! smile

  29. cupid51 profile image50
    cupid51posted 6 years ago

    Hi, Congrats. Hope you would earn $1000 soon! I am expecting my first $1.00 within six month ha-ha-ha mad

  30. angela_michelle profile image93
    angela_michelleposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations! I can't wait until I get to a hundred dollars. I make less than a dollar a day, but I'm assuming someday I will eventually get there! LOL

  31. chinweike profile image48
    chinweikeposted 6 years ago

    CON-GRA-TU-LO-BIA. Hehehe
    Never mind, that is the Naija way of saying congratulation.
    Really happy for you.

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    sord87posted 6 years ago

    congratulations!Everyone start with their first 100 and next 100 to aim,that is how it works!

  33. sweety4you profile image60
    sweety4youposted 6 years ago

    best wishes...

  34. chigoiyke profile image61
    chigoiykeposted 6 years ago

    Good to go. Congrats and have fun

  35. manthy profile image84
    manthyposted 6 years ago

    Wow that is great, I wish you much success, I can't seem to even make a dollar much less a hundred but hey I'm just starting out.

  36. Grant's World profile image80
    Grant's Worldposted 6 years ago

    That's really great. Congrats on your accomplishment. Good luck in the future.

  37. Boomer60 profile image59
    Boomer60posted 6 years ago

    Congrats and hopefully that nest $100 payout comes sooner!

  38. Shil1978 profile image88
    Shil1978posted 6 years ago

    Congrats - well done smile

  39. DonnaCSmith profile image83
    DonnaCSmithposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations! Keep on keeping on.

  40. Deborah Demander profile image93
    Deborah Demanderposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations, and thanks for the inspiration. I will keep writing away.

  41. mrpopo profile image86
    mrpopoposted 6 years ago

    Well done! I hope to get there someday smile congratulations!

  42. Rockstarhobbo profile image79
    Rockstarhobboposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations ! I haven even made a single cent over here though ; but I ain't giving up on this wonderful site, hope to hear more earnings from you !

  43. Mike_D profile image61
    Mike_Dposted 6 years ago

    Great!! keep going smile)

  44. anujagarwal profile image65
    anujagarwalposted 6 years ago

    I too made my 1st $100 this month, it took me a little less than 2 years smile Hope to get it fast from now on...

  45. net_crazy profile image57
    net_crazyposted 6 years ago

    Hope i would also be able to earn something smile
    happy earning!

  46. Dorsi profile image90
    Dorsiposted 6 years ago

    A big congrats!!! Here's to the next $100 which will come faster!!

  47. blackreign2012 profile image68
    blackreign2012posted 6 years ago


  48. SkippingThruLife profile image60
    SkippingThruLifeposted 6 years ago

    Nice work! I am only a hand-ful of months into this and hope to be where you are someday!!!!  I look forward to reading your hubs!!

  49. DeAd Dolls Inc profile image61
    DeAd Dolls Incposted 6 years ago

    Great Job,

    Been on Hubpages for about 6 months but I have blogs and websites with Adsense on them that have a lot of traffic and high value clicks.

    My Hub page articles have great traffic and good click through rate on my adsense. Like I say, write hubs everyday about topics people will want to read about. In the end even if your not making money on adsense ads you'll be getting a steady stream of traffic which will put your articles up in ranking on search engines.

    As always I wish You the best of luck and to all of my fellow hubbers.

  50. luvintkandtj profile image62
    luvintkandtjposted 6 years ago

    Thanx all.. i just need to stop being lazy and keep at it.