- By Luis Espinoza
- October 22, 2021
Amazon affiliate programs, also known as “Amazon Associates” is an affiliate marketing program, it can be an easy way to monetize your website or blog. Just sign up, get instant approval, and place Amazon affiliate links on your site. When someone buys from Amazon through one of your links, you get a commission.
Amazon Associate is free for website owners and bloggers. They advertise Amazon.com products. When users click on links and buy products from Amazon, they receive a referral fee.
Affiliate Marketing has three types:
In this type of affiliate marketing, the wholesaler pays an amount to the affiliate when the affiliate sends a customer to the wholesaler who makes a purchase. Some wholesalers pay the affiliate a fixed rate amount per sale and some wholesalers pay a percentage of the sale like Amazon.
In this type of affiliate marketing, affiliates are paid based on how many visitors reach the merchant site through the affiliate link, and affiliates are paid regardless of whether visitors make a purchase or not.
In this type of affiliate marketing, affiliates are paid based on how many visitors reach the wholesaler’s site and sign up as leads or only fill out the required information on the website.
Let’s discuss some easy steps to become an Amazon Affiliate. It will help us to understand Amazon affiliate marketing techniques
To be an Amazon Associate, you should have an active website, blog, app, or YouTube channel. This is also helpful if you have already populated this site with content, so it looks functional and real for both the user and Amazon.
Go to the homepage and create your Amazon Associates account.
Click on “New Customer” when you have signed in to your Amazon account and follow the steps to build your account.
Enter your Name, Address, phone number of the payee in account info.
On the next step, enter your website address(es), Youtube channels and apps, etc on the website and mobile list.
In the profile section, enter your preferred associate’s store ID, which is usually the same as your primary website name. Explain what your websites want to perform, and select Amazon topics that describe your website or app.
Come to the traffic and monetization section and select how you drive traffic to your website, how you utilize your website and app to generate income, how you build links, and how many visitors your website gets per month.
In the Identity Verification section, enter your mobile number and click on “CALL ME NOW”, and get a call from Amazon. Then you’ll be asked to input a four-digit code, your account will be approved once it will be completed.
Choose your payment method or enter tax information, you may enter now or later. Then proceed to your dashboard.
Once you’ve created your account, you’ll be redirected to your associate homepage. This is where you’ll find your Performance Dashboard and this is also where you’ll find relevant products to link to your content.
There are some steps to create an Amazon Affiliate links:
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