Hi, I just joined Amazon.com associates program a few days ago and I put it on some of my hubs, I also published a new hub with the amazon widget in but there's something I noticed, I dunno if that's true but all my hubs where indexed in google withing hours or 2 days maximum, EXCEPT for this new hub with the amazon thingy in it, it has been days since I published it but it is not indexed yet. I even published another hub after it, and hours later, it was indexed (it has no Amazon widget.
Am I imagining this or google delays indexing for this?
another question is : I understand that hubpages takes of 40% from Google adsense revenue (no on every click but on total, is that right?), Now what about Amazon commissions? I think they are already vey low when compared to other affiliate sites, so do we also get 60% of that too?
Can anyone help?
You're misunderstanding how the affiliate programs work here. HubPages doesn't take a cut of your money. You get 100% of what is earned when your affiliate codes are on your pages, which is 60% of the time. HubPages' own affiliate codes will run on your pages 40% of the time, and they get 100% of those earnings.
yes, I understand, thanks for replying relache, i was asking if the same thing applies to amazon or just to adsense
Yes the same thing applies to amazon and the other affiliate programs.
thnx Nelle....in fact when I first was checking about hubs and hubbers that are (in the dark side ) you were the first one who encouraged me when I saw your hubs...I thought "she has many hubs with amazon on it, must be doing good) andreally liked them...I wanted to ask you, what works best for you? To make hubs about these certain products "buy......online, for example" or just general ideas and advice with related products next to the text?
Hmm, that's very interesting. I actually just noticed that same phenomenon with one of my hubs. I published it with an amazon capsule and it has been about a week and still isn't indexed in Google. I wonder what the deal is. Maybe it's just coincidence, I'm not sure. Or, maybe it's safer to wait for a hub to get indexed before adding an Amazon capsule. Very interesting. We'll have to keep watching it.
exactly, i published another one, and it got indexed next day, then i added the amazon thingy....i dunno can it be by coincidence?
Well, I just took my Amazon capsule out of the hub that hasn't gotten indexed. If it gets indexed within the next day, I'll know it probably can't be a coincidence. It's weird though, ya know. I'm glad you asked the question so we can both be looking for it. I think from now on, I'll wait 2 days before adding an Amazon capsule, just to be safe.
an update....one of the hubs has been indexed today...soo late but indexed at last
No hubs are indexed quickly. I have 2 hubs not indexed atm. All new ones are taking like a month to index, maybe a little under from publish date..
by Barbara C 8 years ago
I have just had my amazon affiliate account approved & I didn't realise that any products I wanted to link to my hubs would be shown in Dollars and not Sterling.Is there an easy way of rectifying this or do I have to start all over and re-register with amazon.co.uk?I want to get on with writing...
by Maryam Nasrullah 7 months ago
So, this is the third time HP has snipped Amazon from my hubs. Every time one of my Hubs is edited by HubPages to add to a network site they snip any Amazon capsules on the Hub. The Amazon capsule is always extremely relevant to the topic discussed and is not spammy, yet HubPages doesn't seem to...
by Laura Schneider 4 years ago
I tried to add an amazon capsule to a hub the other day. Hm. No results. In fact, a search on "book" turned up no results. Very interesting. The hub tool must be broken.Later, I went to check on my Amazon earnings account and found that it had been closed. Just "closed". The...
by Belle O'Hara 5 years ago
For my first hub I asked my mom if it would be alright for me to do a review of her book. She agreed and I wrote one up. I intended to post a link from my hub to her book on amazon, however, upon further reading I read it is generally a good idea to have one or two hubs already posted before I try...
by Paul Guzman 9 years ago
Anyone know why I can't update the settings on the amazon edit window.When I enter the AISN number or keyword search I get "No Amazon results found".Yes I do have my affiliates settings correct on the affiliate setup page.Thanks fromPaul Guzman
by stevenjs 10 years ago
Greetings,I'm a newbie to this struggling with the very nomenclature never mind the concepts.Let me run some general (dumb) questions first:Someone said they saw ads on my post at http://hubpages.com/hub/PCMover but I can't see any. Even on posts about using Amazon or Adsense I don't see any ads....
Copyright © 2018 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.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|