I sold a $1,000 Diamond ring on Amazon

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  1. Janet21 profile image78
    Janet21posted 11 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 image86
      compu-smartposted 11 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 11 years agoin reply to this

      OMG!  That is awesome, congratulations!

    3. chriszou888 profile image60
      chriszou888posted 11 years agoin reply to this

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

    4. markasuncion profile image59
      markasuncionposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      wow, thats unbelievable, you are my idol

  2. Purple Perl profile image58
    Purple Perlposted 11 years ago

    WOW!!!!

  3. profile image0
    shinujohn2008posted 11 years ago

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

  4. emievil profile image69
    emievilposted 11 years ago

    Hey that's great. Congratulations!

  5. Janet21 profile image78
    Janet21posted 11 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 image90
    Jen's Solitudeposted 11 years ago

    SWEET indeed! Congrats and keep up the good work!

    Jen

  7. Misha profile image68
    Mishaposted 11 years ago

    Wow! Congrats Janet! smile

  8. Kidgas profile image71
    Kidgasposted 11 years ago

    That's awesome.  Congrats.

  9. simplyjo profile image57
    simplyjoposted 11 years ago

    Super cool ! Way to go smile

  10. rancidTaste profile image64
    rancidTasteposted 11 years ago

    U r really a lucky guy... cong.

    rancidTaste

  11. Rochelle Frank profile image94
    Rochelle Frankposted 11 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 11 years ago

    AWESOME!!!

  13. Lady_E profile image72
    Lady_Eposted 11 years ago

    That's luvly, well done.

  14. ngureco profile image82
    ngurecoposted 11 years ago

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

    1. Janet21 profile image78
      Janet21posted 11 years agoin reply to this

      Nope. smile

    2. Vee Rose profile image60
      Vee Roseposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      FANTASTIC!

  15. Research Analyst profile image82
    Research Analystposted 11 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 image61
    Mac Missionposted 11 years ago

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

  17. charanjeet kaur profile image58
    charanjeet kaurposted 11 years ago

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

  18. Janet21 profile image78
    Janet21posted 11 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 11 years ago

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

  20. LondonGirl profile image80
    LondonGirlposted 11 years ago

    nice one!

  21. girly_girl09 profile image80
    girly_girl09posted 11 years ago

    Very very cool! big_smile Congrats!

  22. ThePartyAnimal profile image70
    ThePartyAnimalposted 11 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 image61
    lindagoffiganposted 11 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 11 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 image83
    bgpappaposted 11 years ago

    Nice.  Congrats

  25. pmalik profile image58
    pmalikposted 11 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 image61
    carpesomediemposted 11 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 image59
    Greg Mooreposted 11 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 image60
    michelle.dragon99posted 11 years ago

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

  29. Song-Bird profile image73
    Song-Birdposted 11 years ago

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

  30. Wendy Krick profile image73
    Wendy Krickposted 11 years ago

    Way to go!

  31. viryabo profile image96
    viryaboposted 11 years ago

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

  32. Janet21 profile image78
    Janet21posted 11 years ago

    Thanks guys.  smile

  33. Pearldiver profile image76
    Pearldiverposted 11 years ago

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

  34. Bard of Ely profile image85
    Bard of Elyposted 11 years ago

    That's amazing! Congrats!

  35. WeddingConsultant profile image66
    WeddingConsultantposted 11 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 image61
    LVMposted 11 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 11 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 image88
    Rik Ravadoposted 11 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 image60
    isitthechadposted 11 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 11 years ago

    well done glad to hear some good news

  40. Rynaldos profile image70
    Rynaldosposted 11 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 image70
    ThePartyAnimalposted 11 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 image60
    andromidaposted 11 years ago

    Congrats! Janet.

  43. Stacie L profile image89
    Stacie Lposted 11 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 image61
    Roffi Grandiosaposted 11 years ago

    that's great news!

  45. mymagicview profile image76
    mymagicviewposted 11 years ago

    Congratulations!

  46. Chris Crow profile image59
    Chris Crowposted 11 years ago

    I am looking forward to a big click like that!

  47. DanPowers profile image55
    DanPowersposted 11 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 image60
    Iamsamposted 11 years ago

    Congratulations

  49. Flightkeeper profile image68
    Flightkeeperposted 11 years ago

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

 
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