Adding Affiliate Links To Your Articles Affiliate Links

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Did you know you can add Affiliate Links To Your Articles?

There are several ways that you can make money from your articles, but by far one of the best is adding Affiliate links. Affiliate program will pay you to post their links in your articles, but you actually only get paid by the Affiliate program when someone makes a purchase from one of your affiliate links.

Adding affiliate links to your articles is pretty easy to do, but first you must sign  up for an affiliate account. To do this you need to go to and sign up for a free affiliate account. Once approved the affiliate program will then give you an affiliate number that will end in “-20” This is how you will be able to keep track of your earnings with the  affiliate program.

Once you have your affiliate number you can sign in to affiliate’s page using the link I gave you above. Then once you have signed into your affiliates account you can begin to start searching for affiliate products to promote in your articles.

(Step 1) Log into Affiliate Account Then Go Into Associates Central

search for the Product you wish to promote

Once you are in the affilaite associates central area of your affiliates account and have logged in you will see something that looks like this. On the affiliates page shown here you will be using the tab that says “search for a product”.

(Step 2)  On the Affiliates Central page choose your product line


Type in the class of products you wish to promote for affiliate program, in this case we are searching for camera’s.

Enter the type of product you wish to promote


Once you type in your affiliate product type click “GO” and then you will see this screen on the affiliate product page.

Once you haveclicked on the go button you will see a listing of several products that sellers have, that you can promote through the affiliat program. Scroll through the affiliate products listing until you find the affiliate product you want to promote. Then click on “Get Link” Do not click on the arrow to the right of the get link button, the product link it shows is not the one we want!

(Step 3) Find the affiliate product you wish to promote

Finding your affiliate link

Click on the “Get Link” tab and it will open this page. Look again to make sure that this is the affiliate product you wish to promote.

If this is indeed the affiliate product you wish to promote you will then click on the “Text Only” tab to get to the next screen.

(Step 4) This is the next affiliate screen that you should see. affiliate link for digital camera

Once you have gotten to this step you can see the affiliate link that we will be using to promote your affiliate product.

(Step 5) Selecting out the information you need to promote your affiliate product

highlight your affiliate link between the first two sets of ” ”

Now that we have come this far you will need to be looking at the HTML code in your affiliate text link.

Here is what your affiliate text link will look like;

2smlcom0e2-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=B0036ORZBO”>Nikon”>”>Nikon Coolpix L22 12.0MP Digital Camera with 3.6x Optical Zoom and 3.0-Inch LCD (Black)boar bristle

Highlight the affiliate code like this:

<a href=”Nikon” _mce_href=””>Nikon”>“>Nikon Coolpix L22 12.0MP Digital Camera with 3.6x Optical Zoom and 3.0-Inch LCD (Black)meal

Note; this is (2smlcom0e2-20) NOT my real affiliate number! It may however represent something similar to the affiliate number you will receive

It is the affiliate code that is highlighted in red that you will be using when you create your affiliate product link. Notice that it is in between the first set of ” “

(Step 6) Now that you have highlighted and copied your affiliate code it is time to go on to the next step

This is the step where you will be choosing the text that you want your affiliate link to be attached to.

Choose and highlight the text you want your affiliate link attached to

Once you have decided on the text you want your affiliate link to be associated with, you will highlight the word or phrase you have chosen as shown in the above screen shot. Notice I have highlighted “digital camera” as the text I want my affiliat link associated with.

(Step 7) Adding your affiliate code to your article

final step in adding affiliate link into your article

This is the final step to adding your affiliate link to your article.

Once you have highlighted your text you will want to click on the icon above your text editor that looks like a link of chain. When you click on that link you will see the pop up box above.

Enter your link into the top box where it says html:// making sure to have that highlighted so that your code will copy over that, you do NOT want two instances of html://! If your code looks like this html://html:// you will need to delete one of the html:// or your code will not work!

Next you will want to enter a description for the product in your link in the box below. Notice I wrote digital camera to take baby pictures, this covers the keyword digital camera for the link and the key word baby for the article.

Click on the link that says open in new window, because you do not want your reader to be taken away from your article. Then click “Add Link”

Now when you look at your article your chosen word or text will look like this digital camera Now your affiliate link has been added to the text of your article.

Good luck with your articles and I hope you have many affiliate sales to help boos your earnings from your articles on this site or on

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