I signed up for Amazon's Omakase LInks, and received a code that I'm supposed to paste into my website. But I can't find anyplace in my Hub Page to paste it. Can anyone tell me how I get the code into my page?
You don't paste the Amazon code anywhere.
You follow the instructions given by HubPages (try the pink sticky thread marked "READ THIS FIRST BEFORE POSTING QUESTIONS" to find the instructions).
Alternatively, search the forum for the last 12 threads where a new person posted this exact question and some patient soul typed this answer.
"Just fill in your Affiliate number in your Affiliate settings page - HubPages does the rest."
I did read that, but could not understand why when you signed up for Omakase links Amazon would then generate a code that you didn't need, and tell you you needed to paste that code into your website to generate revenue. I thought I was missing something. I will disregard those instructions the future.
There is nothing on the Omakase page (or any other Amazon page that I've seen) that mentions that pasting the code is unnecessary for Hub Page users. They all say you *have* to cut and paste the code for it to work. I think that's why so many new users get confused. They're being told two different things. (that all you need to do is put in the affiliate code, and that you also have to cut and paste the HTML code).
We can't do anything about Amazon's instructions, unfortunately, and they are too big to have to worry about their customer service for affiliates who use one particular Web 2.0 platform, so they are unlikely to change their instructions any time soon.
Anyway, you're up and running - you can answer the next newbie who has the same confusion ...
by Mary Tinkler8 years ago
apparently I am not set up right for referrals to Amazon. I have the code but do not know where to find the place I paste the code to HTML. Also do I have to do this with every hub I write?
by Mousumi Paul5 years ago
From Google help,I know that I should copy and paste the Gogle AdSense code in my webpage.But when i try to do that using their help,It's not working.Because when i try to view the sourse code,i can't edit them,so i...
by Hill Country9 years ago
Help! It says, "Highlight and copy the HTML below, then paste it into the code for your Web site." Well, I've copied it. Where do I paste it at?
by Brandon Hart4 years ago
I like to add in-text links when I'm talking about certain products as I not only think they are some of the most effective, but also some of the most helpful. What I don't understand is why there is a limit of 2...
by Lynne Modranski13 months ago
Every time my hubs get edited the only changes that are ever made are the deletion of my Amazon modules. What's up? They are relevant and usually only one! I make money on those links (some days more...
by maggs2248 years ago
I have tried pasting in the amazon box in the code box and in a text box all to no avail I must be missing something simple all I want is to have a banner or Omakase links can anyone help?
Copyright © 2017 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.