Identifying Which Hub an Amazon Sale Came From

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  1. eugbug profile image98
    eugbugposted 6 months ago

    Is there any way of doing this?
    Maybe an extra column could be added to the stats table to show the number of sales so far.

    1. sallybea profile image98
      sallybeaposted 6 months agoin reply to this

      I asked staff once if this was possible but apparently, HubPages are not supplied with this information.  Often I can tell which hub it was because people buy the things which I recommend.  When we had e-bay ads we were given this information.

      1. eugbug profile image98
        eugbugposted 6 months agoin reply to this

        As you say Sally, sometimes it's possible to get an idea of which Hub led them onto Amazon. Sometimes however readers buy the most unusual things, totally unrelated to any hubs, so they must get distracted along the way! It would be nice if we knew which hub was the entry point to Amazon so that we could get an idea of whether an ad ever gets clicked on.

        1. sallybea profile image98
          sallybeaposted 6 months agoin reply to this

          I agree it would be very useful but I don't think it is going to happen.  Actually, I did wonder if with this new Maven thing whether Amazon would be dropped by the wayside!  Don't know why I have this thought!

    2. EricFarmer8x profile image97
      EricFarmer8xposted 6 months agoin reply to this

      If you become a Amazon affiliate outside of Hubpages you most certainly can tell as it is link based and trackable. Odd than HubPages doesn't track this. It may be how they are implementing things.

 
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