Is it forbidden to click on your own Amazon advertisement and make purchase?
Will you get punished or will you make successful purchase and get those 4-6% money back from your Amazon affiliate?
You will be able to make a purchase; however even if the commission is initially credited to your account, it will be deducted before you are paid. You will not receive any commission from your own purchases made through your own affiliate links. If you try to be sneaky about it and you are found out, then you may lose your account. The same goes for family members who use your links to purchase. While this is harder for Amazon to find out about, this is similarly against their terms and conditions, and you could be risking your account.
well technically yes but I would say better not risk it as Amazon may be able to check...
by Karen Banes 9 years ago
I know that clicking a google ad on your own page is prohibited and punishable (I believe) with a life-time ban from google, but what if you click on your own amazon and ebay links? Will this get you banned from their affiliate programs?
by path-finder 5 years ago
Hi all. I have set up Amazon Affiliate program on hubpages and featured Amazon products on a number of my hubs. Looking at it after a while, the link-type report in the Amazon account shows that no one has clicked on the products so far. I wanted to know whether this actually works, so I clicked on...
by Mary McShane 3 years ago
I just got this email. Is terminating your account normal if you don't have any sales or referrals in 90 days????Hello,Thanks again for joining the Amazon Associates program. We’re reaching out to you because we have not seen sales activity on your account.At the time your application was...
by Spacey Gracey 8 years ago
I've seen a couple of hubs where there is a link to an Amazon search results page, and the hubbers affiliate code is in the URL so they will get credit for the sale, even though it is not through an Amazon capsule.Is anyone willing to tell me how to do it? One I saw actually looks like the hubber...
by Mazlan 6 years ago
Hi, I just joined 3days ago and in the mist of writing my first hub. I tried to insert the HTML code (for my amazon affiliate link)in my main text but it does not work. I have to confess that I have not read all the articles and resources available and looking for a quick answer by posting this...
by Melanie Palen 7 years ago
I have noticed that upon removing Kontera from my hubs that my AdSense earnings went up. Kontera seemed pretty useless even when I was earning with it because the click were not really all that profitable. One AdSense click seems to be worth more than a Kontera click even when it's like one of the...
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