How To Find Your Amazon Affiliate Link – Beginner’s Guide

In my post, I show you how to find your Amazon affiliate link, step by step.

Are you new to the Amazon affiliate program and want to get affiliate links to start earning money? Then this article is for you.

Let us begin.

Find Your Amazon Affiliate Link

Step One – Sign Up For The Amazon Affiliate Program

Before you get affiliate links from Amazon, you must join their program. It is free to join. As soon as you complete the application, you can promote Amazon products.

Amazon sign up

For a guide on applying, check out my ‘How To Sign Up For The Amazon Affiliate Program‘ post.

Step Two – Select Amazon Products To Promote

Amazon affiliate program members get access to the SiteStripe. The SiteStripe is a toolbar that appears at the top of the page when on Amazon. The toolbar is for affiliates to create links.

The SiteStripe appears when signed in to your affiliate account.

Sign in to your Amazon affiliate account before searching for products to promote.

Site Stripe

You won’t see the SiteStripe if not logged in to your account.

No SiteStripe

You can use the Amazon SiteStripe to generate a link to a single product page or a page with multiple products.

You can use a product image to embed on your website on single product pages. Multiple product pages don’t have this option.

When you request a link from SiteStripe, it automatically adds your unique affiliate code.

To get a text link, click on the Text link on the SiteStripe.

Text link

The highlighted text is your affiliate link. Copy this link and paste it into your blog post. When your visitor clicks on this link, they go directly to the product page on Amazon. Amazon assigns a 24 cookie to the visitor. If they purchase within 24 hours, you earn a commission.

Check out my ‘How To Add Amazon Affiliate Links To WordPress‘ post to learn how to add text links to your blog content.

To get an image link for your product, click on the Image link.

Image link

Choose the size of your image. Then copy the highlighted text and paste it into an HTML block on your blog post.

Check out my ‘How To Add Amazon Affiliate Links To WordPress‘ post to learn how to add image links to your blog content.

To get an image with text for your blog, click on the Text+Image link.

Text and image

You can disable the open link in a new tab and show border options. Copy the highlighted text and paste it into your post content.

Check out my ‘How To Add Amazon Affiliate Links To WordPress‘ post to learn how to add text and image links to your blog content.

How To Add Amazon Affiliate Links To WordPress

Visit my How To Add Amazon Affiliate Links post to learn how to embed links on WordPress.

Conclusion

All Amazon affiliates get access to the Amazon SiteStripe. The SiteStripe is a toolbar that generates affiliate links. If you are not an Amazon affiliate or signed in to your affiliate account, you won’t see the SiteStripe.

The SiteStripe appears at the top of your screen when on Amazon.

Find the product or product page you want to promote on your blog. Then click on the SiteStripe to get your affiliate link. You can have a text link, a product image, or text&image link.

Copy the highlighted text and then paste it into your blog post content. Each time a visitor to your website clicks on one of your affiliate links. They go directly to Amazon.

Amazon tracks the visitor with a cookie. Should they purchase, you get a commission on everything they buy.

Should you have any questions, please leave them below. I hope you found my article informative. Let me know below how I can help you with your blog.