Wow $3.56 from my first amazon sale -party time

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  1. Lgali profile image58
    Lgaliposted 11 years ago

    Wow $3.56 from my first amazon sale -party time

    1. profile image0
      wordscribe41posted 11 years agoin reply to this

      I got my first sale today, too.  Actually, it was 7 of the same item... Congratulations!  Almost 1/2 way to my first Amazon payout.  It's encouraging anyway, huh?

    2. viryabo profile image95
      viryaboposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      Congrats Lgali. I havent made any Amazon sales on HP, but sold 3 items on Squidoo.
      Im thrilled for you.

      1. viryabo profile image95
        viryaboposted 11 years agoin reply to this
  2. Everyday Miracles profile image87
    Everyday Miraclesposted 11 years ago

    What did you sell?

    1. Lgali profile image58
      Lgaliposted 11 years agoin reply to this
      1. Ryan Hupfer profile image59
        Ryan Hupferposted 11 years agoin reply to this

        Congrats! One of my favorite parts of the day is when I go look to check my Amazon sales.

        I sold 12 items total last month, which totaled up to $15.37 for me.

        http://www.hupandsteph.com/Jing/2009-07-02_1550.png

        One of the funniest items that I've sold 3 of is the ManGroomer, which is a product that helps guys shave their back by themselves. They have all been purchased through this Hub (which was a HubMob Hub):

        Men and Women Do-It-Yourself Body Hair Removal Products

        1. girly_girl09 profile image79
          girly_girl09posted 11 years agoin reply to this

          Me, too! It has gotten to the point where I'm getting 1-2 Amazon sales a day and it's super exciting. Even if I only earn a few cents from a few of the sales (books). big_smile I wish it updated in real-time. Although maybe that's a good thing, because then I'd feel compelled to check it more than once a day.

          Last month, I sold 36 items and earned $40-something. One laptop ($25), a few dvd sets and 25 Amazon Video Downloads for the show Weeds. Other stuff included a cheap digital camera, pink tennis balls, books (that earn me around a penny lol) and some memory cards.

          I've earned about $30 of the $40+ dollars from stuff featured in my hubs, the other $15 is from items that the browser bought after clicking on one of my links (totally un-related items!). It's so interesting to see what some people buy. I love it.

          I am going to go back and put recipe books in all my recipe/dieting hubs because even if I only earn a penny or two from a book sale, it does help increase my number of items sold which increases the percentage rate each month. Back down to 4% this month. sad

      2. kmackey32 profile image70
        kmackey32posted 11 years agoin reply to this

        I like them sandles

        1. Lgali profile image58
          Lgaliposted 11 years agoin reply to this

          thanks

  3. dipless profile image73
    diplessposted 11 years ago

    congrats i am still waiting on mine, what did you sell? smile

  4. andromida profile image59
    andromidaposted 11 years ago

    Congrats!!!

  5. Mrvoodoo profile image59
    Mrvoodooposted 11 years ago

    Congratulations Lgali, keep up the good work!

  6. Amanda Severn profile image96
    Amanda Severnposted 11 years ago

    Congrats Lgali. I sold my first book on Amazon via one of my art hubs a few weeks back. If I sell another 70 or so, they might even pay me out!

  7. bgpappa profile image83
    bgpappaposted 11 years ago

    Congrats.  That is a great sale.

  8. Rotem profile image61
    Rotemposted 11 years ago

    Congrats Lgali,what did you sell?

  9. charanjeet kaur profile image60
    charanjeet kaurposted 11 years ago

    Only if you could say what you sold, congrats for your first ebay sale

  10. CennyWenny profile image80
    CennyWennyposted 11 years ago

    Congrats, those look really comfy but not dorky, I can see why you sold a pair! Now if only I could get away from my love for pretty but painful shoes...

  11. sunstreeks profile image80
    sunstreeksposted 11 years ago

    Lgali and Wordscribe.. congrats on your first sales!!

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      wordscribe41posted 11 years agoin reply to this

      Thank you Sunstreeks.  I'm feeling pretty good about the $4.41.  Woo hoo!

  12. Lgali profile image58
    Lgaliposted 11 years ago

    thnaks to all

  13. Eaglekiwi profile image79
    Eaglekiwiposted 11 years ago

    Does Amazon let you know when something is sold via your hubpages?

    1. Lgali profile image58
      Lgaliposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      no i just checked the my account

  14. Anamika S profile image76
    Anamika Sposted 11 years ago

    Congrats Lgali and Wordscribe on your first Sale!

    1. Lgali profile image58
      Lgaliposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      thanks

  15. yoshi97 profile image66
    yoshi97posted 11 years ago

    Congrats! I just made $0.15 off of adsense ... I'll take the blue gumball, please.

    What? I need another dime? Grrr... I'll just hafta write more hubs then. smile

    1. Eaglekiwi profile image79
      Eaglekiwiposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      lol I can lend ya 7c

  16. girly_girl09 profile image79
    girly_girl09posted 11 years ago

    Congrats! I made .24 cents off my first sale lol. $5.00 from my second sale and $1.01 off of my last (and final sale, thus far)...

    The funny thing is, I only featured one of the items that made me money. The other two items were random things that the clickers must've found after visiting amazon from my links in my hubs. I got credited because the cookie was still in their browser history.

    Making sales on amazon is fun...just wish it happened more frequently! wink

    1. Lgali profile image58
      Lgaliposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      very nice your graph is going up and up I am still stuck at one....

  17. Sher360 profile image60
    Sher360posted 11 years ago

    Hello, I am new to HubPages, how do you get paid?

  18. profile image0
    wordscribe41posted 11 years ago

    You have to sign up for the affiliate programs:  i.e. Amazon, Google, EBay.  The "Help" section at the top next to "Profile" will get you started.

  19. profile image0
    Will Jamesposted 11 years ago

    Hey lgali, has anyone ever told you you look like Natalie Portman?

    1. Eaglekiwi profile image79
      Eaglekiwiposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      oh that isnt Natalie?

      1. Lgali profile image58
        Lgaliposted 11 years agoin reply to this

        thanks

  20. flread45 profile image72
    flread45posted 11 years ago

    Very good,I think I'll buy a pair too get my ASS out of the Desert with...

    1. Eaglekiwi profile image79
      Eaglekiwiposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      lol

  21. Karen Banes profile image82
    Karen Banesposted 11 years ago

    Congrats on the sale. I suspect all my Amazon ads have a magic cloaking device which prevents visitors to my hubs from seeing them:)

    1. BundleBoy profile image79
      BundleBoyposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      LOL

      1. Lgali profile image58
        Lgaliposted 11 years agoin reply to this

        LOL

  22. expectus profile image83
    expectusposted 11 years ago

    well done lgali:P i have made 6 sales and have less money than you hehe I should try and market some better priced products:)

    1. Lgali profile image58
      Lgaliposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      keep trying you will get good results

  23. BundleBoy profile image79
    BundleBoyposted 11 years ago

    Awesome!

  24. profile image0
    Useful Knowledgeposted 11 years ago

    can I come to the party?

    1. Lgali profile image58
      Lgaliposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      sure

  25. Karen Banes profile image82
    Karen Banesposted 11 years ago

    I was wrong - my Amazon ads don't have a cloaking device on. I just made a sale! 79 cents - now I can afford to bring a (cheap) bag of chips to the party!

    1. Lgali profile image58
      Lgaliposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      chips and coke nice

  26. Enelle Lamb profile image85
    Enelle Lambposted 11 years ago

    Can you have the party at the end of the month? It appears I don't have enough sales to bring a pop, never mind a cheap bag of chips LOL

    1. Lgali profile image58
      Lgaliposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      sure may be end of year whenever

  27. profile image0
    Will Jamesposted 11 years ago

    You've got to sell more expensive things if you want to make real money with Amazon on your hubs. Believe me, I'm an expert on this. Because I don't have an Adsense account I have focused solely on making maximum Amazon sales through my hubs. I consider myself to be the number one expert on Amazon and Hubpages revenue in the world.

  28. Marie Dwivkidz profile image68
    Marie Dwivkidzposted 11 years ago

    Congratulations - good to know it does really happen! Still waiting, but delighted for you!

    1. Lgali profile image58
      Lgaliposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      thanks

  29. wannabwestern profile image84
    wannabwesternposted 11 years ago

    The thing that makes me laugh is the first time I got a pretty good sale (Dec, I think) Somebody who bought four items returned ALL of them!

    1. Lgali profile image58
      Lgaliposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      i feel bad about this

  30. london_guide profile image73
    london_guideposted 11 years ago

    Congratulations for your first amazon sale.

  31. rancidTaste profile image65
    rancidTasteposted 11 years ago

    Congratulation Lgali...

    1. Lgali profile image58
      Lgaliposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      thnaks a lot

  32. nikitasnow2 profile image61
    nikitasnow2posted 11 years ago

    congrats! keep it up.

    1. Lgali profile image58
      Lgaliposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      thanks

  33. lafenty profile image79
    lafentyposted 11 years ago

    Congratulations.  I just made my first yesterday.  $.68! Wahoo!!

    1. Lgali profile image58
      Lgaliposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      same to you after ist sale I am now doing good

  34. profile image0
    Nelle Hoxieposted 11 years ago

    Lgali, does this mean that you're making more sales? If so, even more congrats.

    1. Lgali profile image58
      Lgaliposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      thanks for all advice and encouragement from all hubbers

  35. thranax profile image75
    thranaxposted 11 years ago

    Lucky, my 1 and only sale is for 25 cents !

    ~thranax~

    1. Lgali profile image58
      Lgaliposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      dont worry you will get more

  36. compu-smart profile image86
    compu-smartposted 11 years ago

    Congratulations Lgali! I too was chuffed when I had my first sale! Good luck to many many more future sales;)

    1. Lgali profile image58
      Lgaliposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      thanks again just keep in faith and enjoy what we get from web

 
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