I've noticed that my affiliate ID for amazon has hubpages in it.
Now that I am making some pretty consistent revenue from amazon I want to use my blog to promote my HP articles, at the same time I also want to advertise amazon products on my blog. Does it matter if I use the same ID? Will hubpages get a split if they use the original ID I created when I clicked on their affiliate link?
I have looked for the answer to this question on the forums for about 30 minutes but had trouble finding it. Can someone point me in the right direction or give me an answer?
If you use the same amazon id on your blog, you will get the 100% money. However, I suggest you should set up another amazon id, so you know where sells are coming from, your blog or hubpages.
You can set up tracking id within amazon associates.
No it does not matter - Hubpages won't get a share. However you may want to create a new (I think they are called trackers) to see how well your blog is doing and also to have a more relevant name on all your amazon links on your blog.
by Susana S8 years ago
I thought my UK affiliate ID was working fine with HP as long as I chose amazon.com based products - seems I was very wrong! You do not get credited with any sales. If you only have a UK affiliate code, you need to...
by Will Apse2 months ago
Assuming that you can still use your own Amazon account...
by Kate Swanson19 months ago
We are being encouraged to use in-text links to Amazon rather than capsules, but it seems that some Hubbers are misunderstanding how to do that.It seems that some Hubbers think they can simply paste the straight URL of...
by Will Apse2 years ago
The way that HP uses affiliate is unique among larger sites that rely heavily on natural search.Here individual affiliate ads are scattered through the site in a pretty random way. On other sites affiliate ads are...
by Jason Menayan9 years ago
Hey all,Just like to share some stats on my Hubs vs my blog.My blog - 105,000+ pageviews so far (started 1 year ago)My Hubs - 305,000+ pageviews so far (started 2 years ago)Earnings via AdSense:My blog - significantly...
by Heather Edgens2 years ago
I am not all that familiar with the ends and outs of blogging. My understanding is that you can blog about anything- from handy parenting tips to telling people about how you slipped on some ice and landed on your booty...
Copyright © 2018 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.