Newbie here. I have just written my first hub. Before I continue, I want to put ads in place. I started with Amazon. I got the affiliate code and it looks to me that it is in place properly. I got the affiliate code, put it in place. It says it is active. Yet I have visited my hub several times and I don't see any Amazon ads in there. Where is it and how is this supposed to make me money?
You have to add Amazon Modules to your hub manually - they should be relevant to the Hub too, otherwise your hub may be un-published.
The Learning Center is at the foot of this page has lots of helpful topics and videos and the other one that might be useful is FAQ - help button at the top.
I think a good way to start is buy adding Amazon to any products that really do relate directly to the hub, like the drill that works best to make the project, or a book you know of that will give more in depth info on the issue. Then add that near the bottom of the hub, But that is just one approach.
Thanks 2uesday. I have not seen that. All the topics are categorized. I see the topics that I already read through. I am almost there I think, but I see many topics to read through to find my answer.
Perhaps, it is a good thing.
The Selecting of Amazon products can be done in two ways (both methods use the same Amazon capsule but in a slightly different way).
1/ One way - you use a keyword for the products you wish to feature.
2/ The other way you add a product you have found on the Amazon.com site
by using its ASIN code or the model/item number. Scroll down the page
with the item on to find its ASIN code.
The down side of using the easier keyword method of adding Amazon products is that you can end up with products not as relevant as you would want.
It is easy to add Amazon products than it sounds from my explanation, but once you get the first one done you will be fine. Like most things
by Reynolds_Writing8 years ago
I am getting lots of clicks, but have only had 1 sale. I've tried posting fewer items. Have also added "pre-sell" text. Is this worth my time?? Looking for advice. Thanks.
by Kelley8 years ago
I'm thinking of adding Amazon.com capsules to my hubs. Is anybody making money doing this, or am I wasting my time? Please respond ASAP.
by eculligan6 years ago
I can see contextual advertising being a source of income but wouldn't think that hubs would be making a lot of revenue from ebay and amazon. If people are really making money then perhaps I'll give it a try.
by The Donkey16 months ago
I'm new to HubPages, so give me a break if this is a terrible question. I nearly have 40 followers, and I have posted 15 hubs in 5-6 weeks. When do you start making the big bucks?
by sannyasinman7 years ago
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by Melanie6 years ago
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