How long did it take before you to made your first amazon sale on hub pages? 4 months? 1 year? Curious.
I haven't so much as made a penny on Amazon! I haven't even had anything register with them as far as "clicks." Which I find very hard to believe seeing how I did a series of 10 "great gift ideas for Christmas" that each list at least 50 links to amazon products, and the sites are getting very good traffic. Plus I have amazon links on some of my other hubs. I am starting to wonder if Amazon isn't scamming somehow. My great gift idea articles alone have had over 400 views...you can't tell me out of 400+ views, and each view showing anywhere from 50=150 of amazons gift type products, I didn't get not one click? Something is fishy to me.
I have yet to score but then again i only have 2 hubs and have only been with you peeps for about a week. Truth is im only posting this quote to see if it registers as a post.
Just a couple of weeks actually , but then thats the only one so far I made a dollar and fourteen cents though , now I just need about 20 or so of them a day and I'l be happy happy
i published my first hub on July 8 and made my first Amazon sale on October 1. i have been selling one Amazon item a day since December 1st.
Only been using Amazon for 3 days and nothing so far. I'm guessing it will be a while before my first.
It took me about 3 months and then all of a sudden, it started to snowball.
I've decided it does take a little time. I'm into my thrid week. Got about $3.50 so far and no sales yet. Hope it'll come. Most of what I hub is humorous. Might not be the best topics but the most enjoyable. Not planning on getting rich anyway.
It took about 6 weeks to see my first sale on Amazon after writing my first hub. That was followed by another sale 2 weeks later and things have been picking up since then. However, those first few hubs were pretty bad and poorly monetized, if at all. I'm still not where I want to be but I am still learning how to monetize my hubs effectively and find items that people really want to buy.
That, of course, is one major key to success. You can write a great hub with plenty of Amazon (or other) affiliate links but if it isn't about something that sells it is all for nothing. Be patient, write quality hubs on topics or products of real interest and the income will come. Good luck!
I've yet to sale anything on Amazon yet.... so I've no idea
I've only got 12 Amazon-focused hubs, but they started making money within a week or two. And they do still generate income for me just about every day.
I'm actually unsure how many Amazon hubs I have. I know it's not many. Anyway - I wrote a few and went back to what I know. Then Nelle offered some advice and so I began writing more.
I don't know if it's how I've written them - I purposely sit ads at the top, then Amazon underneath - or what but I've begun to earn money from them.
I'd like to say it's a Christmas thing but I'm unsure. I'm not selling stuff I'd consider as gifts. Or at least not regular festive fayre anyway.
I haven't made any yet, still I'm hopeful...thanks for the reply fellow hubbers!
My first Amazon Sale was about 4 weeks after I wrote my first hub and it was actually not from a product on my hub but from three books, not related to my subject, that the reader purchased from Amazon. Since then I have made very few sales but then again I do more informative hubs than sales hubs.
I think it only took 10 or so days to make my first sale. I got lucky and hope to ride the wave of success after sale #1.
Now the sucker just needs to ship!
To be honest I have no idea. My partner takes care of the Amazon account but I see sales on our spreadsheet on almost a daily basis which is pretty good for the little effort I put into it.
by Natalie Frank 20 months ago
I got my first amazon sale yesterday in over a year! I earned 79 cents! Yee haw! At least I know now they haven't shut down my account! It's wacky that I'm excited over a few cents but there you have it.
by AnnaMKB 4 years ago
I just got this in my email;---A link to your Hub: http://hubpages.com/living/your-balcony-gardenDear AnnaMKB,We wanted to let you know that Your Balcony Garden was reviewed by a moderator and defeatured for not meeting HubPages' quality standards. Don't worry, you can edit your Hub to give it a...
by OregonWino 10 years ago
So I had decided not to put any more Amazon modules on my hubs as I was not seeing any sales etc from them...then I login today for the first time ina couple of weeks and I had sold a chainsaw and a bunch of romance novels....what the heck? Hehe, none of my hubs have anything to do with...
by tthudium 9 years ago
How long did it take you to get your first amazon sale. I am hoping to make money from amazon. What hub was it, I would like to check it out. Thanks for posting!
by Kitty Fields 5 years ago
Do you all ever get soooo many negative comments on a single hub that you just get tired of dealing with it? If it was all positive comments that wouldn't bother me, heck I even like a good debate from time to time...but to have hundreds of comments from random people trying to shame my writing or...
by Mary Craig 7 years ago
Have you used "Exclusive" titles yet?They pop up as you type but are they "use-able"?
Copyright © 2020 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 Inc, a part of Maven Inc.
|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.|