I sold a $1,000 Diamond ring on Amazon

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  1. Janet21 profile image78
    Janet21posted 10 years ago

    off one of my Hubs and made a $71 commission.  It wasn't even a product I was promoting.  Sweet!!

    1. compu-smart profile image77
      compu-smartposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Awesome!!big_smile

      Its probably on a happily married hubby or bride now!big_smile

    2. profile image0
      sandra rinckposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      OMG!  That is awesome, congratulations!

    3. chriszou888 profile image60
      chriszou888posted 10 years agoin reply to this

      oh,good,you are beginning a big business now@

    4. markasuncion profile image54
      markasuncionposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      wow, thats unbelievable, you are my idol

  2. Purple Perl profile image56
    Purple Perlposted 10 years ago

    WOW!!!!

  3. profile image0
    shinujohn2008posted 10 years ago

    You are really lucky to get such a big sale online.

  4. emievil profile image71
    emievilposted 10 years ago

    Hey that's great. Congratulations!

  5. Janet21 profile image78
    Janet21posted 10 years ago

    Thanks guys!!  This was my second largest affiliate sale ever.  My largest was a $20,000 piece of construction equipment that earned me about $120+. That was off one of my Squidoo lenses. wink

  6. Jen's Solitude profile image88
    Jen's Solitudeposted 10 years ago

    SWEET indeed! Congrats and keep up the good work!

    Jen

  7. Misha profile image64
    Mishaposted 10 years ago

    Wow! Congrats Janet! smile

  8. Kidgas profile image71
    Kidgasposted 10 years ago

    That's awesome.  Congrats.

  9. simplyjo profile image54
    simplyjoposted 10 years ago

    Super cool ! Way to go smile

  10. rancidTaste profile image62
    rancidTasteposted 10 years ago

    U r really a lucky guy... cong.

    rancidTaste

  11. Rochelle Frank profile image92
    Rochelle Frankposted 10 years ago

    Hey! Do you know anyone who wants to buy some construction equipment and is getting engaged? The best I ever got was $14 for selling rodent deterrents.

  12. Ultimate Hubber profile image67
    Ultimate Hubberposted 10 years ago

    AWESOME!!!

  13. Lady_E profile image76
    Lady_Eposted 10 years ago

    That's luvly, well done.

  14. ngureco profile image81
    ngurecoposted 10 years ago

    That's great, Janet. Any idea on how you can do it again and again?

    1. Janet21 profile image78
      Janet21posted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Nope. smile

    2. Vee Rose profile image60
      Vee Roseposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      FANTASTIC!

  15. Research Analyst profile image79
    Research Analystposted 10 years ago

    Thats great, 'WOW' what an amazing commission, the best I ever done was the sell of two immigration law books on amazon from one of my hubs!

    Way to go! congrats big_smile

  16. Mac Mission profile image60
    Mac Missionposted 10 years ago

    Congrates.........!!!!!!

  17. charanjeet kaur profile image58
    charanjeet kaurposted 10 years ago

    Wow that is freaking awesome.. i guess the couple just got lucky for you...

  18. Janet21 profile image78
    Janet21posted 10 years ago

    Thanks again guys!  It is sales like this that inspire me to keep working hard.  The reason I shared this sale here is because this could happen to anyone of us.  So, hopefully you found some inspiration reading about it.  The fact is I didn't do anything special, didn't do anything that you guys aren't doing.  I just got lucky.  Maybe next time, the big sale will be yours! smile

  19. profile image0
    Nelle Hoxieposted 10 years ago

    Thanks for sharing Janet21. It's wonderful to hear good news. And congrats on the sale.

  20. LondonGirl profile image84
    LondonGirlposted 10 years ago

    nice one!

  21. girly_girl09 profile image82
    girly_girl09posted 10 years ago

    Very very cool! big_smile Congrats!

  22. ThePartyAnimal profile image69
    ThePartyAnimalposted 10 years ago

    Way to go Janet - that is great. I love big bonuses like that. I had a big one from Squidoo not too long ago when someone purchased a $600 slide - it is always nice to see big numbers and it is true it can happen to anyone.

  23. lindagoffigan profile image59
    lindagoffiganposted 10 years ago

    Could you post the hubpage that featured the $1,000 ring sale.  I am wondering how you incorporated the revenue capsule with your content.

    1. Janet21 profile image78
      Janet21posted 10 years agoin reply to this

      I was not promoting this ring on any of my hubs.  It was just a random item purchased once someone clicked through one of my amazon links.  I don't know which hub initiated the sale.  I just know the sale originated from hubpages.

  24. bgpappa profile image82
    bgpappaposted 10 years ago

    Nice.  Congrats

  25. pmalik profile image51
    pmalikposted 10 years ago

    Wow.. just wow.. and just what I needed to hear.. Haven't made any rev on Hubpages since I signed up, primarily cause only have an Amazon account and was kinda in the doldrums.. This has so made me hopeful.. as did Mark Knowles advice in a separate forum..
    Congrats and wishing you great sales in the future.. :-)

  26. carpesomediem profile image59
    carpesomediemposted 10 years ago

    That's awesome!

    I love checking out what else people buy via Amazon if they use my affiliate link; it surprises me a lot.

  27. Greg Moore profile image61
    Greg Mooreposted 10 years ago

    I've been slack, but now I am going to definitely get Amazon onto my site now. Ch-ching!

  28. michelle.dragon99 profile image58
    michelle.dragon99posted 10 years ago

    wow...it is amazing...how you do it? can share with me?

  29. Song-Bird profile image74
    Song-Birdposted 10 years ago

    Congratulations!smile  I'm going to get started with Amazon right now!

  30. Wendy Krick profile image69
    Wendy Krickposted 10 years ago

    Way to go!

  31. viryabo profile image94
    viryaboposted 10 years ago

    CONGRATS, that is awesome. Never knew anyone bought such pricey items online. smile

  32. Janet21 profile image78
    Janet21posted 10 years ago

    Thanks guys.  smile

  33. Pearldiver profile image77
    Pearldiverposted 10 years ago

    Didn't you sell another one 5 weeks ago? smile

  34. Bard of Ely profile image85
    Bard of Elyposted 10 years ago

    That's amazing! Congrats!

  35. WeddingConsultant profile image65
    WeddingConsultantposted 10 years ago

    That's awesome! Funny thing: I checked my amazon sales today too (randomly), and I sold an LCD TV for about a $44 profit! Like you, it's not an item I featured...but I guess my 24 hr affiliate code stuck with them as they shopped around amazon.

    Sweet!

  36. LVM profile image59
    LVMposted 10 years ago

    I removed all my amazon and eBay ads cause I'm not making any cent from it.

    You sure this isn't a BS?

    1. Janet21 profile image78
      Janet21posted 10 years agoin reply to this

      This was the same ring, someone just added a new post to my original thread. wink



      What do you mean by that? hmm

  37. Rik Ravado profile image90
    Rik Ravadoposted 10 years ago

    Well done Janet!  My first sale on Amazon was a wood burning stove worth several hundred dollars - I made around $50.  Since then I have only sold a book!

    Yet to earn on Ebay ( been advertising with them for around 6 months).

    I wonder if Amazon sells banks, ships or big corporations? smile

  38. isitthechad profile image59
    isitthechadposted 10 years ago

    That is great!
    Sounds like Amazon has some amazing potential with some good hubbing a bit of luck.

  39. profile image0
    \Brenda Scullyposted 10 years ago

    well done glad to hear some good news

  40. Rynaldos profile image71
    Rynaldosposted 10 years ago

    how on earth you do that?? PLEASE TELL !!!! i am interested in working with amazon and could do with some tips.

  41. ThePartyAnimal profile image69
    ThePartyAnimalposted 10 years ago

    It happens - if someone clicks off one of your links and goes shopping you still get the commission even if it is not what you referred. Happens to me all the time - here and on my Squidoo pages. On one of my toy lenses on Squidoo - some one bought a drive shaft for a car from Ebay. You will see it happen I am sure.

  42. andromida profile image57
    andromidaposted 10 years ago

    Congrats! Janet.

  43. Stacie L profile image90
    Stacie Lposted 10 years ago

    that's wonderful! Hopefully they won't return it...I madea  big sale a few months ago on one of my hubs for something I wasn't promoting...nice surprise? big_smile

  44. Roffi Grandiosa profile image60
    Roffi Grandiosaposted 10 years ago

    that's great news!

  45. mymagicview profile image66
    mymagicviewposted 10 years ago

    Congratulations!

  46. Chris Crow profile image58
    Chris Crowposted 10 years ago

    I am looking forward to a big click like that!

  47. DanPowers profile image53
    DanPowersposted 10 years ago

    I had a really big order on my Amazon account once (a Karaoke machine or something). It's not a product I ever promoted. I was really pleased... until the purchaser returned the item and my commission got removed from my account!!!!

  48. Iamsam profile image71
    Iamsamposted 10 years ago

    Congratulations

  49. Flightkeeper profile image63
    Flightkeeperposted 10 years ago

    Yippee! There's hope for the rest of us!

 
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