Amazon affiliate program is one of the best affiliate programs that enables its users to join, refer and earn commission on every sale. An affiliate user can select any kind of product from any category and start selling from their large number of products. Ever wondered, how to create Amazon affiliate links and make money with Amazon affiliate program. In this tutorial, I’ll explain how to create Amazon affiliate links.
By now, I assume you have already created Amazon Associates account. If not, you can sign up for Amazon Associate program from here. Amazon offers a great way to its users to make money with their affiliate program by selling Amazon products and get the commission on every sale. Once your application is approved, you need to add the product unique tracking link on your website. You’ll receive a commission when the person clicks on your referral links and buys the product. Here you can check some of the great ways to promote the products on your blog to make money with it.
Types of Amazon Affiliate Links:
You can start making money with Amazon Associates by placing their any link type on your website. Amazon offers various links formats and Publishers can pick any ad link type based on their needs.
Text links: A hyperlink contains with only text that redirects to the specific product page when clicking on it.
Image links: A hyperlink contains with the only image of the product that redirects to the product page when clicking on it.
Text and image links: A hyperlink contains with text and image of the product.
Banner links: A link to Amazon categories and products contains graphical interface.
Widgets: A slideshow of Amazon products. Widgets are easily configurable and allow a user to see Amazon products by slideshow without leaving your website.
Amazon associate programs offer a variety of tools to create affiliate links which helps to build the links easily.
Amazon Affiliate tools:
Site stripe: Publisher can link to any page using the associate’s Site Stripe. The associate’s Site stripe lets you create the associate link right from the Amazon product page. The associate’s Site stripe will appear at the top of every page once you logged into your Amazon associates account. This will also let you share your link on social media.
Product links: Publisher can search and link to any page by using the Product links. You can search for all products or can search for a specific product and customize the link as per your needs. You can choose whether you want text only link or image only link or can create widget here.
Banner links: Banner links are available in 4 different sizes. These banner links are served by Amazon only and we don’t have any option to create or change a banner link for the specific product. We need to select the banner link from available sizes. Each ad shows different products for every visit. Amazon will automatically figure out the best ad to show and display them once we have added the code on our website.
Link to any page: This tool lets you create a link to popular pages at Amazon and also lets you link to the search results. Every time you need to name your link and enter your keyword. You can also build the links to any page by adding the specific product URL and create the link.
These are the available Amazon Affiliate tools. Now we need to create the links using these Amazon Affiliate tools. Follow below step by step guide to create the product links.