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is this the stupidest thread ever?

Discussion in 'Making Money' started by Hangu, Jul 8, 2016.

  1. Hangu

    Hangu Newbie

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    Okay i just thought of something stupid, but the idea is to set up a product that you created on amazon. that product i would sell for 1000$, lets say its a hammer, and i have my friend buy the hammer through my other friend affiliate link. 80-100$ profit.
     
  2. Kepler

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    Are you sure your friend would be willing to buy a hammer for $1000?
     
  3. CazuaL

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    It was an example, no one is buying a hammer for $1,000.
     
  4. Anonymously

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    I know it was a bad example by OP, but you missed the point entirely.

    Good thinking, OP. Worth checking out further.
     
  5. Asif WILSON Khan

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    I think you guys must be trolling.
     
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  6. Solli

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    Well it's not illegal to buy stuff from your own affiliate links, and even if it is on some programs they wouldn't do anything about it, but in this example I would assume Amazon would earn more than you do on the affiliate program.
     
  7. Hangu

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    Obviosly a hammer does not cost
    What is the fee amazon take?
     
  8. TheUnborn

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    This thread should be " is this the stupidest thread ever"
     
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  9. buzz

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    Oh lol, how can you actually think this will work?
     
  10. Hangu

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    there you go
     
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  12. Asif WILSON Khan

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    If OP and others really can't see the flaw in this method then it is very worrying.
    OP needs to get a basic book on Business/Economics.
     
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  13. Hangu

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    Sorry, i dont read books.
     
  14. CazuaL

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    His friend will always end up with the "$1,000 hammer" :)
     
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  16. I know SEO

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    Great plan OP.

    Flawless.
     
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  17. Sherbert Hoover

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    Motherfucker cracked the Amazon code.

    "You won't believe what he does next!"
     
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  18. Hangu

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    Is my title too much clickbait?
     
  19. Asif WILSON Khan

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    OK, then the only option is to test the method. Now your objective is to find two clowns to help you.
     
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  20. I know SEO

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    FIND OUT WHY AMAZON HATE HIM!

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