I made $7 today in adclicks!

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  1. habee profile image93
    habeeposted 9 years ago

    Yeah, I know it's not much, but I'm psyched! That's my best day so far. I had hit $5 a couple of times this month, but not $7 until today. Considering I've only been active with HP since September, I'm happy with the results. I'll meet payout soon!

  2. Misha profile image69
    Mishaposted 9 years ago

    Hey, cool! smile

    Just make sure you don't click them yourself wink

    1. Deborah-Lynn profile image76
      Deborah-Lynnposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Misha, are you saying a Hubber cannot shop and buy products from ads on their own hubs?

      1. Misha profile image69
        Mishaposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        Not from adsense ads for sure, you get your adsense account banned this way. Ebay and Amazon just don;t pay you commissions for your own purchases as far as I know. smile

  3. pioneer_writer5 profile image55
    pioneer_writer5posted 9 years ago

    Congratulations! I am new to hubbing, so it will be almost forever before I make a dollar. But I am very happy for you.

  4. habee profile image93
    habeeposted 9 years ago

    Thanks, guys! Yeah, Misha. I know not to do that! If I were doing that, believe me, it would be a heck of a lot more than $7! I guess why I'm so excited is the amount per click has gone up. I had only 8 clicks today. I've had more than that before in number, but not in revenue.

  5. Andrew0208 profile image58
    Andrew0208posted 9 years ago

    Congratulations!

  6. habee profile image93
    habeeposted 9 years ago

    No, Deborah, that's a no-no! It's in the google adsense agreement. It's frustrating sometimes - I've seen google ads on my pages that I actually WANTED to check out! I wish there was a way for us to click them without receiving "credit" for doing so!

    1. Carol the Writer profile image74
      Carol the Writerposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Habee,
      Congrats! I knew when I read your hub about fixing a car with pudding that you would go far! - Carol

    2. darkside profile image78
      darksideposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Right click on the ad, do "Copy Link Location".

      Paste it into a text document. Near the end of the string you'll find the target URL. Cut and paste that into your web browser address field.

  7. Pr0metheus profile image57
    Pr0metheusposted 9 years ago

    Nice congrats!

    I had a record high views day (and the lowest day in a while in terms of revenue... sad  )

  8. KCC Big Country profile image87
    KCC Big Countryposted 9 years ago

    Just out of curiousity, is there an easy way to find out what your best DAY is other than catching it when it happens?  For instance, can I now browse my year's worth of history to see what my top day was?

    BTW...Congrats, Habee!

    1. Misha profile image69
      Mishaposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Yeah, you can run a report on your adsense account. smile

      1. Pr0metheus profile image57
        Pr0metheusposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        Misha, you look stoned in your pic. big_smile

    2. darkside profile image78
      darksideposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Provided you have hubpages.com as a URL channel you should be able to.

  9. habee profile image93
    habeeposted 9 years ago

    Thanks, Pro. I was wondering if others had a lot of traffic today.

    1. Pr0metheus profile image57
      Pr0metheusposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Yea my traffic is WAAAY up, but I think it's because of my beer robot costume hub (80 views today alone).  It may just be a fluke hmm.

  10. habee profile image93
    habeeposted 9 years ago

    Hi, KCC. I can't answer your question. I'm so new that I check my earnings several times a day!

  11. habee profile image93
    habeeposted 9 years ago

    Thanks, KCC and Carol. Never thought I'd get this excited over seven bucks!

  12. Philent profile image65
    Philentposted 9 years ago

    Oh great, I only had cents, maybe .50 as the highest...need to work harder..Congrats to you habee!

  13. habee profile image93
    habeeposted 9 years ago

    Misha - wake up! Open your eyes!

  14. habee profile image93
    habeeposted 9 years ago

    Thanks, Philent!

    Pro, I figure some of my Halloween articles are pulling in a lot of traffic, too.

    1. Pr0metheus profile image57
      Pr0metheusposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Makes sense.  So I guess the question is:

      Should I keep writing seasonal topics that will attract a lot of traffic (along with my normal articles) but only around the time they target?  They may not be evergreen, but they'll certainly hold appeal for years to come (especially if they already hold a high google ranking).

  15. Misha profile image69
    Mishaposted 9 years ago

    He-he, there is no such thing as too much dope - according to Ernest lol

  16. KCC Big Country profile image87
    KCC Big Countryposted 9 years ago

    Ah...I forgot about the advanced reports.  Thanks Misha.  Evidently Sept 17th was my biggest earnings day.  smile

  17. KCC Big Country profile image87
    KCC Big Countryposted 9 years ago

    That's something I've considered as well.  I have a hub that's kicking in about 800 views a day right now, but it will fizzle out in about another month.  It will have zero traffic until next September. 

    I think it comes down to a balance.  It's nice to have the seasonal hubs, but you really need the evergreen ones to see you through the other times.

  18. habee profile image93
    habeeposted 9 years ago

    I'm thinking the same, Pro. I'm shooting for a good mix of evergreen articles and seasonal hubs. I'm sure if I were computer savvy, I could earn more. I don't even have any backlinks.

    BTW, thanks, Andrew!

  19. Pr0metheus profile image57
    Pr0metheusposted 9 years ago

    As usual balance seems to be the key :-P.

  20. r2moo2 profile image60
    r2moo2posted 9 years ago

    Congrats!

    Guess I will need 170 hubs more to hit about 5 bucks a day for adsense? LOL

  21. Pr0metheus profile image57
    Pr0metheusposted 9 years ago

    Yea, you have a ton of hubs habee.  Don't do backlinks much?

  22. habee profile image93
    habeeposted 9 years ago

    Pro, I'm a computer dummy! I have NO back links!

    1. Pr0metheus profile image57
      Pr0metheusposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      It's easy.  Just go to like shetoldme.com and digg.com and add your site.  Free backlinks (to start), I guess the personal backlinks come later.  I've only got a couple of those!  You can also post them in forums.

      1. Jane@CM profile image59
        Jane@CMposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        Just remember on shetoldme that you need to get rated.  I've been queued with 6 hubs for over a week.

      2. sunforged profile image68
        sunforgedposted 9 years agoin reply to this


        digg isnt a true backlink as its nofollow

        look up dofollow social bookmarking if thats the route you would like.

        Congrats on the great earnings Habee!,

  23. futurenetads profile image63
    futurenetadsposted 9 years ago

    Congratulations

  24. profile image55
    Siew Chengposted 9 years ago

    That's great! Most of the times I got the big rotten egg (0), I can't imagine having $5 to $7 per day!
    Congra, keep up the good work.

  25. europewalker profile image74
    europewalkerposted 9 years ago

    Congrats!

  26. GeneralHowitzer profile image70
    GeneralHowitzerposted 9 years ago

    good for you Habee, and I am happy for you hehehe, you're hardwork is paying off hehehe...

  27. Flightkeeper profile image67
    Flightkeeperposted 9 years ago

    Your words are keeping me going Habee. Congratulations.

  28. lostgirlscat profile image61
    lostgirlscatposted 9 years ago

    Wow, didn't know you couldn't check out an ad just because it was on your page. Where do you go when you're interested to find the same ad? I rarely check my adsense account, because I'm clueless on how to maximize traffic and the whole business end of the Hub deal.

  29. lakeerieartists profile image75
    lakeerieartistsposted 9 years ago

    Congrats on the $7 day.  My highest is $3 so far.  smile

 
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