How To Find Your Amazon Affiliate Link

How To Get An Amazon Affiliate Link

My post shows you how to get an Amazon affiliate link.

You have to join the Amazon affiliate program to build affiliate links. The program is free to join. You can start building affiliate links immediately.

Let us begin.

Step One – Sign Up For The Amazon Affiliate Program

Before you get affiliate links from Amazon, you must join the Amazon affiliate program. It is free to join.

Amazon sign up

Step Two – Select Amazon Products To Promote

Amazon affiliate program members get access to Amazon’s SiteStripe.

The SiteStripe is a link generator tool. The tool appears at the top of the page.

Here is the SiteStripe from a product page on Amazon.

Site Stripe

The SiteStripe doesn’t appear when you aren’t not signed in.

No SiteStripe

Use the Amazon SiteStripe to build links to a product page or multiple product pages.

To get text links for your website, click the Text option on SiteStripe.

Text link

The highlighted text is your affiliate link.

Copy this code and paste it into your blog post.

When your visitor clicks on this link, they go to the product page on Amazon.

Amazon assigns a 24-cookie to the visitor. If they purchase within 24 hours, you earn a commission.

Click the Image option to get an Amazon product image for your article.

Image link

Choose the preferred size.

Then copy the highlighted text and paste it into a Custom HTML block on your blog post.

Click on Text+Image to get an image with text for your website.

Text and image

Copy the highlighted text and paste it into a Custom HTML block on your post content.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can Anyone Get An Affiliate Link?

To get an affiliate link, you would need to sign up for an affiliate program with a company that offers one.

Once you have signed up, you can typically get your affiliate link through your affiliate account.

Is It Free To Join The Amazon Affiliate Program?

Yes, it is free to join Amazon’s affiliate program. Amazon offers the program as a way for individuals and businesses to earn commissions by promoting their products.

To join the program, you sign up and create a free account.

Once you have joined the program, you can start promoting Amazon products and earning commissions on any sales made through your affiliate link.

However, it is essential to note that while the program is free to join, you may incur other costs, such as advertising expenses, to promote Amazon products and generate sales.

How Many Sales Do You Need For An Amazon Affiliate?

New program members must make three qualified sales in the first 180 days.

Once an affiliate makes the three sales, there is no specific number of sales you need to remain an Amazon affiliate.

As an affiliate, you can earn commissions on any sales made through your affiliate link.

The commission you earn will depend on the products promoted and the terms of the affiliate agreement.

Whether you make a few or many sales, you can still participate in the Amazon affiliate program and earn commissions.


Amazon affiliates get access to the Amazon SiteStripe.

Amazon’s SiteStripe is an affiliate link generator tool.

If you are not an Amazon affiliate, you can’t use SiteStripe.

The SiteStripe appears at the top when on Amazon.

Find the product or product page you want to promote on your blog. Then click on SiteStripe to build your Amazon affiliate link.

Copy the highlighted text and paste it into your blog post content.

Each time visitors to your website click on one of your affiliate links, they go to Amazon.

Amazon tracks visitors with a cookie. When they purchase within 24 hours, you get a commission on everything they buy.

After joining the Amazon affiliate program, you must set up a preferred payment method. Visit my How To Withdraw Money From Your Amazon Associates Account to learn more.

On your Amazon affiliate dashboard, you can track sales and commissions. Visit my How To Check Your Amazon Affiliate Earnings Guide article to learn more.

I hope you found my article informative. If you have any questions, please leave them below.



2 responses to “How To Get An Amazon Affiliate Link”

  1. No Pepper avatar

    Amazon has discontinue sitestripe

    1. newblogr avatar

      Hello. Amazon announced they are no longer supporting ‘Quick Links’ from 28/2/2022. ‘Quick links’ is not the SiteStripe. Amazon affiliates can still use the SiteStripe to get links.

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