Anyone have any experience with this program? I just got accepted today.
He is talking about the affiliate program, not AdSense.
I signed up but haven't sold anything through them.
I have the ads on my personal blog.
I'm a member of other affiliate programs on my blog site, but never had any experience with Google's. With the relatively few Hubs I have checked here, I am not seeing Google affiliate ads.
I don't see a Google capsule to add products to my Hub. How do we do that?
You don't need capsule for that. Just connect your adsense account in "Affiliate settings": section of your account.
If i'm not wrong then affiliate program for firefox download, adsense sign up is closed and i don't see these buttons on adsense account anymore. It was closed after they purchased doubleclick.
You don't have to insert. Yieldbuild software is taking care of google ads placement so it saves your work. Ads are seen below the title and end of article and in the sidebars. You can check the ads on another members hubs.
I think there is some confusion here. Google AdSense and the Google Affiliate Network program are two entirely different monetization streams.
Google AdSense can be enabled during hub creation, provided you have entered your personal AdSense code in the appropriate area of your Hubpages account page so that you may receive credit as per Hubpages revenue sharing model.
The Google Affiliate Network program allows members of that affiliate program to promote (when approved on a company by company basis) items and products for a fixed dollar or percentage return. Based on current Hubpages policy, up to two links such as these may be placed manually in any individual hub.
hello, fellow Ithacan,
You place relevant links using either the link capsule or the chain icon in a text capsule
When selecting a link usually the program offers a snippet of html code
<a href="htttp://wvvw. yournewlink.com">Blah blah promotional text</a>
You will be copying only the link starting with http ->.com and placing it into your hub.
That is the mechanics, but actually getting conversions and sales as an affiliate marketer is a whole different animal than the rather simple adsense program
In adsense- once you attract traffic - being boring and difficult to read is rather likely to make you money, but in true affiliate marketing you will have to pre-qualify and pre-sell your target traffic in order to get that cc out or personal information entered that leads to your commission.
Life at DrTom's,
sunforged is quite correct. It is my feeling that AdSense and direct affiliate marketing are two "different animals" so to speak.
While there are a few exceptions, for the most part a "pitch page" (which is what the hub effectively becomes with affiliate links and sales copy) and AdSense are at odds with each other together on one page, or hub.
There is a time consideration as well. You'll need to apply for approval with each individual merchant within the Google Affiliate Network, wait a few days for approval or non-approval, then if approved create specific links as sunforged outlined to place within your text. There isn't anything automated about the process.
Conversely, AdSense will be inserted automatically (provided you configure the hub to do so) and Amazon capsules can be inserted "on the fly" rather quickly, and with good strategies overall, perform well.
Both approaches have their benefits, but they are different.
I don't think (personally) that hubpages is optimised for that kinda stuff. Adsense and Kontera are the best programs (in my opinion) to use Hubpages for. Your hubs that sell stuff won't really do well unless you have plenty experience with affiliate marketing and good marketing / promo techniques.
I signed up for Google Affiliates after reading your question. Basically, the only way I've really gotten anything to work is to insert a link capsule into my hub and copy the link into it. I don't know how much clicking people will do on them, but like I said, the only way I've gotten anything to work yet.
I also disagree
adsense is my lowest earner and I have only been optimizing for it for the last 4 months
...and yes I do get monthly adsense checks, but some aff programs pay more for a single sale than most hubbers monthly adsense income
I've had really good luck with the Google Affiliate Network. I'm new here, but I have been with them for a couple of years.
One of the nicest things about the program is that the Google Affiliate Network earnings are combined with AdSense earnings, so newer folks who aren't getting the $100 monthly payout from AdSense can greatly increase their chances of getting a check every month by recommending products, writing reviews, comparisons, etc.
I usually make 10 times the money from affiliate programs than from AdSense every month. This month it's looking more like 30:1 due to the holiday neurosis.
I was wondering why my AdSense CTR is so low - what was said above makes total sense. And I also think it makes sense on profitable PPC keywords not to include affiliate links or capsules - I'd rather get a $40 click than a $.90 commission on a paperback. But maybe I should open another hub account and adopt a different persona for that approach...
by RVDaniels 9 years ago
What is a good affiliate program for a newbie?
by Cls1321 9 years ago
I have been considering lately hitting the hubpages affiliates program pretty hard. It seems like it could be a GREAT source of income if you get several hundred affiliates and earn 10% from each one of them. the only thing that worries me is the fact that the only way to receive this income or at...
by Syed Hunbbel Meer 8 years ago
So ... Google did not approve me for the google adsense program that I applied a week ago.I read quite a few articles before I really applied for the program, but what I THINK, that may be the reason for the disapproval is that I've only 3 hubs right now (At the time of application, there were only...
by Sylvia Van Peebles 7 years ago
So, the HubPages Ad Program is based on having Google AdSense? Well, I'm one of the thousands who lost their AdSense account without much explanation, so now I can no longer make any money on HubPages? I can no longer benefit from Amazon because I live in California and they cancelled our affiliate...
by Wendy 4 years ago
In order to sign up for HP's Amazon Program I have to:"Associate an approved Google AdSense account"I don't have an adSense a/c; I just now applied but don't know if my oldwebsite will help get me approved. All of my lenses use Squidoo's Aff code.So, does this mean I won't earn any money...
by Lorelei Cohen 4 years ago
I realize that the Allposters html for images will not work on Hubpages but are we allowed to put in the image with a live link under it so we are still able to use this program? Many of the large posters provide a very decorative touch to the layout of a page and Allposters does pay a very high...
Copyright © 2019 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.|