Does anyone know when or if Hubpages will ever split Chitika revenue?

Jump to Last Post 1-6 of 6 discussions (13 posts)
  1. mailxpress profile image51
    mailxpressposted 8 years ago

    Hello all,

    I've been tweaking my Hubs because a Hubber gave me a suggestion and while I was tweaking all of my Hubs I noticed Chitika ads on many of my Hubs.

    Does anyone know when or if Hubpages will ever split the Chitika revenue with it's members?

    I noticed where Adsense ads are usually placed there are Chitika ads instead.

    Thank you

  2. relache profile image84
    relacheposted 8 years ago

    When you see a Chitika ad then you know it's a HubPages impression, not one of your own.  As far as we know, they are still testing those ads during their impression share to see how they perform.

  3. livewithrichard profile image86
    livewithrichardposted 8 years ago

    Hubpages is testing several different advertising programs on their share of impressions, like Relache wrote.  I'm sure staff will make an announcement if and when these other programs become available.

  4. sunforged profile image75
    sunforgedposted 8 years ago

    Chitika has been part of YB for quite awhile - they must have enough testing by now..

    I think I saw a forum post that mentioned they (HP) take in consideration whether a network is friendly to smaller publishers before rolling it out as an option to all hubbers.

    Im a chitika publisher but I have lots of sites..and hundreds of affiliate partnerships..i remember when Chitika did all sorts of changes and basically stopped serving ads for a bit..

    maybe, a user who only writes on Hubpages wouldnt be eligible for a chitika account anymore?

    just conjecture..I thought they were an easy network to get into...

    1. mailxpress profile image51
      mailxpressposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Hi all,

      Thank you folks.  I would think they would test it out before they offer it to all Hubbers. 

      I am happy to hear they are testing Chitika because I do have a Chitika account.  I only earn pennies a month but over the last few months have noticed the pennies increasing.

      Sunforged
      I remember when they stopped everything and I also remember I had to wait about six weeks for all of my Domains to be approved.

      Again, thanks everyone.  Have a great night.

    2. lrohner profile image80
      lrohnerposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      I've been waiting for over a month to get approved by Chitika. They said they are not reviewing new applications right now, as they're getting ready to upgrade something or roll something out. Supposedly they will contact us when whatever it is gets done. smile

      1. sabrebIade profile image58
        sabrebIadeposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        They were really easy to get into a year (maybe more...I cant remember when I joined) or so ago.
        But all that changed.

    3. Appletreedeals profile image71
      Appletreedealsposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      I use Chitika also, not on hundreds of sites like you, but on all I have where it is appropriate. I like that they are search term-specific. That makes for good placement options with related content, and helps relieve the "What if Adsense..." nightmares.

      GA

      1. mailxpress profile image51
        mailxpressposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        I also like the fact that Chitika ads are search term-specific.

        When I first joined Chitika I did not use it much.  It takes time for me to grasp and learn new things so occasionally I place a Chitika ad onto blogs.  Then one day I said to myself, why not ad a Chitika ad at the bottom of all my blogs.  I felt it could not hurt.  So I spared the two hours and did it one day.

        I don't sign into Chitika everyday like I do with Adsense.  About a month later after I added Chitika ads to the bottom of all my blogs which I created and wrote specifically for Adsense, Kontera and Infolinks, I wanted to check my revenue.  What do you know, I earned $0.37 for the month.

        Many of you are probably laughing but this is how I practice and grow.  Each week I create/write a new blog.  As of now I have 68 blogs created using blogger.  Over time I'll have many more and placing a Chitika ad at the bottom of each of them works for me.  There will be a day when I have hundreds of blogs and my Chitika revenue will increase.  All in due time.

        1. EmpressFelicity profile image70
          EmpressFelicityposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          68 blogs?  I couldn't possibly think of enough stuff to write about on a regular basis to fill that many blogs LOL.

          1. mailxpress profile image51
            mailxpressposted 8 years agoin reply to this

            Hi EmpressFelicity,

            Yes, 68 blogs as of to date.  I started using blogger about two years ago.

            I focus on creating Hubs and blogs.  On all of my blogs I have a Hubpage referral link on all of them too.  I place Hub links on my blogs and blog links on my Hubs when it fits.

            I feel Hubpages and blogger compliment each other.  I didn't plan it it just happened.  I truly enjoy these two free services the best.

  5. sabrebIade profile image58
    sabrebIadeposted 8 years ago

    Like I said earlier (or maybe in another thread), I reversed my thoughts on HP adding Chitika.
    I hope they do now because it helps with the "All your eggs in one basket" thing.

  6. thisisoli profile image71
    thisisoliposted 8 years ago

    They are probably even easier to get in to now, a whole host of their publisers jumped ship when they changed to the new value based advertising system.

 
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)