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About Amazon affiliate marketing
As we have told you about various websites, apps to be used by many freelancers to earn money, today we are going to tell you how you can generate good income using the world’s largest e-commerce organization. Yes! We are talking about AMAZON. Amazon is the world’s leading e-commerce organization and using its affiliate marketing option, one can generate good income by doing work from home/part-time job. The Amazon Associates Program is one of the largest affiliate networks in the world that helps content creators, publishers, and website owners monetize their traffic. With millions of products to choose from on Amazon.com, Amazon Associates use easy link-building tools to direct their readers to products and earn from qualifying purchases. Not only do Associates earn commission on products they refer traffic to, they may also earn on other products their readers may purchase on Amazon. As an associate, you’ll have full access to a suite of reporting tools to help you learn what resonates best with your readers.
There are several benefits to affiliate marketing for both the merchant and participating affiliates. For the merchant, it’s an opportunity to expand the reach and increase sales through affordable marketing. Because affiliate marketing is performance-based — affiliates are paid only when the desired action takes place — participants in the affiliate program are also motivated to drive conversions.
For affiliates, taking part in an associate marketing program allows them to become involved in eCommerce without having to establish or maintain their own store. It also provides the opportunity to monetize a website, blog, or social media and earn a commission.
As you know whenever we have told you about any method to earn money by sitting at home, no money of yours has been invested in the name of forms, entry fee or deposits and all the information we talk about the websites are internationally reputed websites where if you can work, then payment guarantee is 100%.
Some people who work online have disbelief that one can generate good income only by sitting in offices, shops, and factories. But it is not true with the revolution of technology. In today’s era, it is possible to earn some amount for a person doing work from home with genuine websites and apps as same as a person sitting in an office or shop or factory. Also if you start working once on these sites and apps, you will not generate only good income but also can take it as a long term business for you with good efforts to get passive income.
So now let’s check how we can work on amazon as an affiliate marketer.
REGISTRATION USING WEBSITE ON LAPTOP
- Open amazon.in
- Go to the bottom of the website and chose “Become an Affiliate”.
- Click on “Join Now for Free”.
- You need to create an Amazon account in the next step using the desired details.
- Use OTP to verify your registered email address.
- If you don’t receive OTP, you can click on “Resend OTP” to get OTP again.
- To become an associate with amazon, fill the desired information asked by the website like payment details, address etc.
- Click “Next”.
- In the next step, you need to confirm your address.
- You need to enter your website or social media account so amazon can check where you can sell their products.
- Click “Next”.
- Now you can provide rest of the information and complete your profile.
- Click “Finish”.
Now account has been created as an affiliate marketer on amazon.
- Now you can enter your payment and tax information.
Click on “Now”.
- Select Payment mode and fill the desired information.
- Click on “Submit and Continue Tax Information”.
- You can change any of the account information later on.
- You can check your payment plan by clicking on “View your Payment Plan” and hence you can check details
- You can also enter your Tax Information by clicking on “India Current Tax Status”.
If it is showing “Incomplete” you need to fill it.
- Click on “Product Linking” and then “Product Links”
- Generate links for the products you are willing to sell to get commissions.
- Unique links can be generated for various products and once any customer buys that product using your link, you will surely get commissions.
- You can share these links on your social media platforms to get commissions.
Here, you’re provided with a unique user id that needs to be kept by you in mind always when you are communicating with amazon.
If you want to do it later, you can click on “Later”.
Fill all the details as per your legal documents(PAN card) and submit the details.
REGISTRATION USING MOBILE
- Open browser on your phone and search for “Amazon Affiliate Marketing”. Select first option.
- Login to your account. If you’re a new joiner, you can signup.
- Click on the “Menu” option and click on “Access the Full Desktop site”.
- You can use same site with same features as on the desktop and all the steps further will be same.
AMAZON AFFILIATE PROGRAM RULES AND REQUIREMENTS
- You must disclose on your site or in your communication that you may be eligible to earn from your recommendations.
- You must not make false or deceptive claims in your recommendations.
- Avoid referring to prices (with some exceptions) since prices frequently change.
- Do not use Amazon affiliate links in offline promotions, eBooks, or email.
- Do not use link shorteners on affiliate links.
So, you have seen how you can generate a good income using this affiliate marketing. Many people feel that this sort of work is not expandable, but one can expand it from knowns to unknowns over the social media platforms and get benefits.