Fantastic Amazon Sales!

Jump to Last Post 1-12 of 12 discussions (23 posts)
  1. profile image0
    ryankettposted 8 years ago

    I was just walking home from work, excited about checking my Amazon following the weekend when I thought to myself "Wouldn't it be good to find 5 items sold".

    Low and behold, I had sold 5 items. Basically an Xbox 360 250gb console, three games and some expensive console related gadget. Must have all been from one person.

    Total sale of $535! Really delighted with that, the likely $32 commissions will push me over my monthly record for Amazon smile

    1. Len Cannon profile image87
      Len Cannonposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      I've been selling ridic amounts of Xbox stuff. God bless Microsoft for releasing a new model.

      1. blue parrot profile image61
        blue parrotposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        God bless Microsoft?
        Does a new Xbox model make you feel religious?
        You could have a little shrine dedicated to Microsoft in your front front yard.

  2. Jen's Solitude profile image87
    Jen's Solitudeposted 8 years ago

    Well congrats!! Isn't it nice when what you hope for comes true? Glad you broke your own record as well! smile

  3. Ohma profile image72
    Ohmaposted 8 years ago

    Congrats Ryan
    That is good news indeed.

  4. waynet profile image71
    waynetposted 8 years ago

    Excellent Ryan, to do this with all the earning stuff like Adsense, Ebay and Amazon combined and even with Kontera if your views are high would be even better!!

    Well done!!

    1. profile image0
      ryankettposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Unfortunately I cannot get an eBay affiliate account just yet, and Kontera is frankly awful.

      But I do have frequent $30 AdSense days now, although my average is around $20.

      1. waynet profile image71
        waynetposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        My adsense earnings are getting better since I'm optimizing my old hubs and starting to write a mix of what people are searching for and also to write my own interests spread over 4 accounts.

        Kontera is turd for me at the moment too, mainly because my views don't reach 10,000 a day yet.

        1. Spacey Gracey profile image35
          Spacey Graceyposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          Since you thought it was funny I wrote 'arse' in a forum, can I giggle childishly at your 'turd'? big_smile

          1. waynet profile image71
            waynetposted 8 years agoin reply to this

            Sure I....hey you said arse again hahahahahaha!

      2. thisisoli profile image70
        thisisoliposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        10 days out of the week now I am getting an average epc of 30 cents with Kontera now, I think it is improving!

      3. wilderness profile image98
        wildernessposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        I tried to get the eBay affiliate, but I thought that the indication from HP was that eBay is no long doing this.  Can we still get them?

        1. Christene profile image69
          Christeneposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          eBay now requires you to have your own website. Even then though, it's hard to get accepted. sad

  5. profile image0
    ryankettposted 8 years ago

    Thanks everybody for your congratulations!

    1. prettydarkhorse profile image62
      prettydarkhorseposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      congrats Ryan,

      your post made me look at my amazon sales, and I was shocked I have 22 ordered items from June 1 to 20 but 21 shipped it said, third party 3 it said and 18 total amazon, earnings is only 13.60 hehe

      I am just glad, mostly fathers day and world soccer hubs

  6. Spacey Gracey profile image35
    Spacey Graceyposted 8 years ago

    Yey go Ryan. My Amazon items have not been so expensive but they have been very entertaining - vuvuzelas, hair gel, a crepe maker and brazilian waxing kit! Gonna be quite some party when that lot gets delivered. Pretty sure its not going to the same person.

  7. jenblacksheep profile image82
    jenblacksheepposted 8 years ago

    Congratulations!! I haven't sold anything from Amazon since Xmas. My clicks have been going up though so hopefully it's only a matter of time.

    Well done though! big_smile

  8. Money Glitch profile image77
    Money Glitchposted 8 years ago

    http://i44.tinypic.com/10wl7cz.jpg ryankett!

  9. KeithTax profile image72
    KeithTaxposted 8 years ago

    HP has worked well for me, too, so far. I've made the Google payout three months running (HP only), including this month already, and Amazon has pulled ahead of Google in June. I think Amazon may make more than Google in the long run. Google needs to kick it in the shorts or Amazon will run away with the race.

    Ryan, it is nice when someone buys a pile of stuff. Nice to know a check is coming in.

  10. xboxps3wow profile image42
    xboxps3wowposted 8 years ago

    lucky! I have over 1000 clicks on amazon links and 0 sales sad

    1. wilderness profile image98
      wildernessposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      And I'm all the way up to 7 clicks for entire history!  lol

  11. evilia_lim profile image59
    evilia_limposted 8 years ago

    Congrats to all of you guys that already broke the records....I am just hoping mine will be coming soon too...


    Hi Christene, you're right that ebay application is tough now, but I think their reasons of rejections some are unacceptable. They just rejected my application recently :{

  12. Ultimate Hubber profile image63
    Ultimate Hubberposted 8 years ago

    Congrats! smile

 
working

This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

Show Details
Necessary
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis 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.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Features
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Marketing
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe 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 PixelsWe 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.
Statistics
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)