(Last Updated On: November 9, 2017)
Amazon Affiliate Program | Associate Program | Affiliate Marketing
Amazon Affiliate Program is one of the first online affiliate marketing programs
and was launched in 1996. Amazon affiliate marketing
which is known as the Amazon Associates program
. Amazon is one of the world’s biggest marketplaces. Even though there are so many affiliate marketplaces in the world, many bloggers, and big companies use Amazon to sell their products.
You can earn up to 10% referral fees if you provide customers the confidence of purchasing product via a referral link to a trusted site of yours and when they make the purchase, you get your commission.
How to Sign up for Amazon Affiliate program?
In affiliate program your geographical location is very important, location is also a determining factor for your target market. if you are in the U.S., then automatically your target audience would be the U.S. market and you should sign up for the US Amazon associate program. On the other hand, if you are in India, you would want to sign up for Amazon affiliate India.
How to Monetize as an Amazon Affiliate?
1. Add widgets to your site
There are widgets and online stores of the Amazon Associates program that can be added to your website templates. Make sure you list various recommended products in your sidebar.
2. Create the Amazon Build-a-Link bookmark/link
This makes it easy to build the link with affiliate ID built in. You need to log in to Associates Central and on the left navigation sidebar, go to Build-A-link, and below Static Links, look for Individual Items. Click on this link and drag it onto your Favorites menu or Links toolbar.