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Yipee - First $100 month!

  1. Lily Rose profile image84
    Lily Roseposted 6 years ago

    My one year HubPages anniversary was a few days ago and today I broke $100 in AdSense revenue - the first time I've gotten to $100 within the month!  lol

    Many of you may have read this before, but if you're new and want some reassurance that you really can make money here ... I got my first payout here after 3 months, the next hundred took two months, and I've been getting a payout every other month since then.  The last couple of months I got real close - just a couple of dollars below $100 for the month.  This month I'm at $100 in only 26 days!!  I only hope that it keeps up and I get a payout every month from now on...and that it keeps growing, and growing...

    1. bayoulady profile image80
      bayouladyposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Whoooooot,whooooot! Great news! I didn't start out to make money, but the idea is growing on me!

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      TanielHoustonposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      great job. Not many people reach $100 in a month. Infact only 25% of people using adsense who receive a check every month. I am still waiting for my first one.

      1. Lily Rose profile image84
        Lily Roseposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        Thank you.  I wasn't aware of that statistic and find it hard to believe because there are a large handful of people here at HP that make well over $100 a month from AdSense and that's only here at HP...

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      TanielHoustonposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      plus Happy birthday. Have a good one

      1. Lily Rose profile image84
        Lily Roseposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        Thank you! smile

    4. BlogggerOne profile image59
      BlogggerOneposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Hey, go girl.  It took me six months to make that much and will be even longer for the next $100.00.

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

    With what you have described seems to me you will be getting regular pay outs and will not have to be concerned about it. Your post is very encouraging to all of us who also want to reach monthly pay outs. Keep up the good work and thanks for sharing your success with us.

  3. Cagsil profile image83
    Cagsilposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations Lily Rose! smile

    I'm glad to hear it! smile

    And, Happy Birthday or Anniversary! smile big_smile

  4. travelespresso profile image82
    travelespressoposted 6 years ago

    Great to hear your news Lily Rose - I'm happy for you!

  5. Maddie Ruud profile image82
    Maddie Ruudposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations!  How exciting to see your work pay off!

  6. Rochelle Frank profile image89
    Rochelle Frankposted 6 years ago

    Getting that first one is the hardest. Keep ip the good work!

  7. Ultimate Hubber profile image80
    Ultimate Hubberposted 6 years ago

    Inspirational LR! Well done!!

  8. wilderness profile image96
    wildernessposted 6 years ago

    Congrats Lily, and thanks for posting.  It gives me incentive to keep going.  I'm glad for you.

  9. alternate poet profile image75
    alternate poetposted 6 years ago

    Congrats, nice to see hard work paying off for you !

  10. sid_candid profile image61
    sid_candidposted 6 years ago

    O that is great Lily. Congratulations first for your anniversary at Hubpages and secondly for getting to $100 in one month. I believe you should reach $100 every month now on and get better from here.

    1. Glenn Raymond profile image60
      Glenn Raymondposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Congratulations for doing such a fabulous job.  I'll have to throw a party when I hit my first $100.  Good luck to you and keep up all the great work.

  11. Info Bucket profile image77
    Info Bucketposted 6 years ago

    First of all congrats! And I don't want to reach $100 a month, only wanna reach my first payout. Your experiance is encouraging.....

  12. thranax profile image58
    thranaxposted 6 years ago

    Congratz Lily!



  13. lakeerieartists profile image80
    lakeerieartistsposted 6 years ago

    Congrats!  It does feel good.  And happy Hubaversary.

  14. viryabo profile image87
    viryaboposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations Lily. And here's to a payout every month, for life smile

  15. girly_girl09 profile image78
    girly_girl09posted 6 years ago

    Congrats!!!!! big_smile

  16. Stacie L profile image88
    Stacie Lposted 6 years ago

    fantastic news! now I've got to write more!

  17. Flightkeeper profile image79
    Flightkeeperposted 6 years ago

    Good for your Lily!

  18. Jane@CM profile image60
    Jane@CMposted 6 years ago

    Lily - I am so happy for you!! smile

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    Nelle Hoxieposted 6 years ago

    That's terriffic news! I'm thrilled for you.

  20. Lisa HW profile image82
    Lisa HWposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations.  I do think it's nice to let new Hubbers know that writing can pay off here.  A lot of newer people can be pretty doubtful in the beginning.   smile

  21. habee profile image91
    habeeposted 6 years ago

    Grats, Lily! You deserve it!

  22. rmcrayne profile image95
    rmcrayneposted 6 years ago

    Fantastic Lily Rose.  I am right behind you.  I think July will be my first 'almost $100 month'.

  23. Lily Rose profile image84
    Lily Roseposted 6 years ago

    Oh my ... I posted this and had not had a chance to get back online since - thank you all for your encouraging comments! 

    Right now I'm torn between my addiction to hubbing - especially with the holiday season coming up! - and taking some time off to concentrate on ME because sitting on my butt at the computer for a good portion of the day is doing nothing to help my waistline!!  I must find a happy medium...

  24. Kangaroo_Jase profile image81
    Kangaroo_Jaseposted 6 years ago

    Sounds like a great idea for a Hub Lily wink

    Congratulations and happy anniversary

  25. Kyriana profile image79
    Kyrianaposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations! Good luck on your monthly goal and thank you for sharing that with us. It does help to see that it really does happen and inspires us to keep working at it.

    Happy Hubbing :p

  26. IzzyM profile image87
    IzzyMposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations from me too Lily! Sounds very inspirational smile

    1. Lily Rose profile image84
      Lily Roseposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Hi Izzy!  Thank you!

      Thanks to everyone as well!

  27. the clean life profile image75
    the clean lifeposted 6 years ago

    Hi Lily Rose, Congrats on your monthly goal. Good job! I have not hit that $100.00 yet and Have been here for 7 weeks. Maybe it will spike up soon I hope.

  28. Richieb799 profile image67
    Richieb799posted 6 years ago

    This is inspiring Lily, I'm about to receive my first 70 pound this month smile

  29. Surabhi Kaura profile image83
    Surabhi Kauraposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations Lily big_smile

  30. liljen23 profile image73
    liljen23posted 6 years ago

    Congrats Lily on your anniversary and revenue from Google Adsense.. You and others are an inspiration to me and I am now starting to accumulate revenue myself.. Almost every other day with Adsense and I made my first Amazon sale today from one of my hubs. I just wanted to see could I start making sales from Amazon and with a bit of work I did. Hubpages is surely the best website I tell ya!!! smile smile

    1. Lily Rose profile image84
      Lily Roseposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Hi Liljen!  You're certainly right - HP is a great place, I'm so happy that I stumbled upon it quite by accident one year ago!

      Congrats on your first Amazon sale - it's all uphill from here!

  31. Boomer60 profile image60
    Boomer60posted 6 years ago

    Congrats Lily Rose,

    You are an inspiration to those of us who are trying to make money here on Hubpages. I truly appreciate you sharing your success. It really inspires me to keep going.

    May $100 a month become normal for you and $100 days to follow soon after.

    1. Lily Rose profile image84
      Lily Roseposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Thank you, and definitely keep going!

      $100 a day - probably nothing but a dream, but can't hurt to dream it!

  32. Anamika S profile image70
    Anamika Sposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations LilyRose! Keep writing regularly and you would see achieving payout every month. All the best!