Hooray, I just got my first Ad-sense payment.

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  1. sallybea profile image98
    sallybeaposted 3 years ago

    http://s1.hubimg.com/u/9224140_f520.jpg
    Now, that was a nice surprise!

    1. Matthew Meyer profile image74
      Matthew Meyerposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Congratulations!

      1. sallybea profile image98
        sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

        Thanks Matthew, it sure feels good to have reached payout.

    2. Christy Kirwan profile imageSTAFF
      Christy Kirwanposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Great job! The AdSense payout is a nice chunk of change. I'm sure you have something awesome (or awesomely practical) planned for it. big_smile

      1. sallybea profile image98
        sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

        Christy Kirwan
        I am delighted, thank you very much.  I will probably put it towards some world travel at the end of the year.
        We had a competition around February/ March time last year, now, that could help swell the funds:)

    3. Susan Trump profile image61
      Susan Trumpposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      How exciting and congrats.  Did you wait till you had a number of hubs before applying.  I've only got 5 hubs and so, am waiting unless you advise differently.

      I hope it is more than  you can spend in one place.

      1. sallybea profile image98
        sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

        Susan Trump
        Welcome to HubPages.  I was lucky.  I was accepted after ten hubs, it may be advisable for you to wait wait until you have at least that.

        The proceeds will buy me more than a few postcards to send home but I am non the less delighted as it is another milestone passed.

        1. Susan Trump profile image61
          Susan Trumpposted 3 years agoin reply to this

          I totally get it.  Congrats.  You inspired me to write today.

          1. sallybea profile image98
            sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

            Good,write from the heart and write about things you love or love doing - the rest will fall into place.

        2. kaybrown profile image59
          kaybrownposted 3 years agoin reply to this

          Congratulations!!
          And I love the encouranging words. I just signed up, so hopefully I will be singing success soon.
          Continue the good work and good luck.

          1. sallybea profile image98
            sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

            kaybrown,
            Welcome to HubPages.  Earning from Adsense program takes a long time but we all get there eventually..  Earning from the HubPages program seems to be quicker and you will get there one day, hopefully soon.
            I hope you stay is a happy one here.

    4. colorfulone profile image83
      colorfuloneposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Congratulations, @sallybea smile

      I am curious. What kind of insect is that in the photo?

      1. sallybea profile image98
        sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

        colorfulone

        Thank you.  The insect is a close up of a dragonfly.  I love macro photography and all the little critters you find in nature:)

        1. colorfulone profile image83
          colorfuloneposted 3 years agoin reply to this

          Thank you, Sally. I was thinking it is some kind of dragonfly. I love macro photography too, but have not gotten the face of one of these little creatures yet. I love dragonflies.  - Nice shot!

          1. sallybea profile image98
            sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

            colofulone
            Thank you very much, the feeling is mutual - love dragonflies:)

    5. NateB11 profile image93
      NateB11posted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Congrats!

      1. sallybea profile image98
        sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

        Thanks NateB11, I appreciate your stopping by.

    6. Faith Reaper profile image86
      Faith Reaperposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Congrats, dear Sally!  Maybe they will start rolling in faster now.  I received my first payout a couple of months ago.  I think it was October.

      1. sallybea profile image98
        sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

        Thank you Faith, lets hope so and congratulations on your own pay out.  If anyone deserves it, you do.

    7. Kierstin Gunsberg profile image98
      Kierstin Gunsbergposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Yay!! It's such a great feeling = ) Good job! The more you write the more will come your way.

      1. sallybea profile image98
        sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

        Kierstin Gunsberg
        Thank you. it took a long time but then it seems good things really do come to those who keep on writing, slow but steady)

    8. MJ Martin profile image73
      MJ Martinposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Yes, Congratulations Sallybea
      Pennies are trickling in, thanks for the hope that a pay out does come eventually if we keep publishing great stuff, like your picture, amazing.

      1. sallybea profile image98
        sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

        Thanks MJ Martin:)

  2. Stacie L profile image88
    Stacie Lposted 3 years ago

    Congratulations Sallybea!
    It must feel good to get some money for writing.
    Keep up the good work!

    1. sallybea profile image98
      sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Stacie L
      Thank you.  It sure does feel good, I have been very lucky.

  3. Barbara Kay profile image93
    Barbara Kayposted 3 years ago

    Congratulations Sally! The is a big milestone.

    1. sallybea profile image98
      sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      It sure is Barbara, it was a long wait but worth it in the end.

      1. Jan Saints profile image88
        Jan Saintsposted 3 years agoin reply to this

        Congratulations! How long has it taken?

        1. sallybea profile image98
          sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

          Jan Saints - it has taken two whole long years but fortunately I have been earning from the HubPages, Amazon and e-Bay  program fairly regularly but it is good to have reached another milestone.

  4. Phyllis Doyle profile image96
    Phyllis Doyleposted 3 years ago

    Wonderful news, Sallybea. Congratulations!

    1. sallybea profile image98
      sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Thanks Phyllis.

  5. Shades-of-truth profile image89
    Shades-of-truthposted 3 years ago

    Many congratulations, Sally! I'll bet that felt terrific!

    1. sallybea profile image98
      sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Shades-of-truth - it sure did, I have been watching my stats all month - patiently, or not so patiently waiting!

  6. aesta1 profile image90
    aesta1posted 3 years ago

    Congrats. You must feel rewarded for your effort. Am so happy for you.

    1. sallybea profile image98
      sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      aesta
      Thank you very much.

  7. profile image59
    DJ Andersonposted 3 years ago

    Congratulations, Sally.
    You write great tutorials. 
    I am so glad that you finally get a pay day.
    DJ.

    1. sallybea profile image98
      sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      DJ Anderson
      Thanks DJ for your very kind support.  I hope that my writing extends to more than tutorials:) but I know what you mean.  I am fortunate that I have earned fairly regularly from the HubPages program for quite a long time - as we know, every little bit helps.

  8. Rota profile image89
    Rotaposted 3 years ago

    congrats. cant wait for mine!

    1. sallybea profile image98
      sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Thank you, here's hoping it comes soon.

  9. Hicks Days profile image60
    Hicks Daysposted 3 years ago

    Now that's a good news! Congratulations!

    1. sallybea profile image98
      sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      It certainly is, thank you very much.

      1. Hicks Days profile image60
        Hicks Daysposted 3 years agoin reply to this

        dont mention it, just enjoy it wink

        1. sallybea profile image98
          sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

          I will thank you:)

  10. advicequeen1 profile image73
    advicequeen1posted 3 years ago

    Congratulations

    1. sallybea profile image98
      sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      advicequeen1
      Thank you very much.

  11. incomeguru profile image95
    incomeguruposted 3 years ago

    congratulations!

    1. sallybea profile image98
      sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      incomeguru
      Thank you very much.

  12. Gerhard Homveld profile image78
    Gerhard Homveldposted 3 years ago

    Congrats on your first earnings from HubPages, and I hope there's many more coming your way.

    1. sallybea profile image98
      sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Gerhard Homveld
      Actually these are not earnings from HubPages, I have been earning from their program for a long time - these earnings are from Google Adsense and I hope as you say that there will be more coming my way:)

  13. ShirleyJCJohnson profile image68
    ShirleyJCJohnsonposted 3 years ago

    Congratulations!  I'm hoping to get enough to reach a payout some day!  I know I'll be excited myself.

    1. sallybea profile image98
      sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      I am sure you will Shirley C Johnson, patience is a virtue - they say that all good things come to those who wait.

  14. 2besure profile image84
    2besureposted 3 years ago

    Good job!  I sometimes takes a while. But is it worth it!

    1. sallybea profile image98
      sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Definitely worth it and it sure does take a while when you watch those figures creep up so slowly.

  15. profile image56
    GladMindsposted 3 years ago

    Great Job,

    Congratulations..

    1. sallybea profile image98
      sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Thanks GladMinds

      1. profile image56
        GladMindsposted 3 years agoin reply to this

        smile

  16. dhimanreena profile image71
    dhimanreenaposted 3 years ago

    congrats well done

    1. sallybea profile image98
      sallybeaposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Thanks dhimanreena

  17. Uzochukwu Mike profile image58
    Uzochukwu Mikeposted 3 years ago

    Sallybea, congratulations for it is not easy. I have received two payouts from Hubpages within one year of my stay here and look forward to receive check from adsense later.

  18. lisavanvorst profile image76
    lisavanvorstposted 3 years ago

    Congratulations, I am still waiting for payment. How long have you been on hubpages before you got paid?

  19. Writer Fox profile image49
    Writer Foxposted 3 years ago

    Congratulations!  People say that the first payout is the most difficult; after that, those payouts are easier to get and come more frequently.  I hope that will be your experience as well.

  20. Thelma Alberts profile image91
    Thelma Albertsposted 3 years ago

    Congratulations! Well done!

 
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