Amazon, the world’s largest e-commerce site has a well-established affiliate marketing program called Amazon Associates that allows you to earn up to 12 percent of the total sales value of a transaction originating from your referral website. That’s a pretty decent figure you earn for a successful referral.
E-commerce companies nowadays are trying to outdo each other in terms of sales and they are investing in every marketing channel available. Affiliate marketing is where they are interested mainly in the returns it can guarantee.
Let’s start with the basics by getting a general idea of what an Amazon affiliate website is. If you are looking to make some money, then becoming an Amazon affiliate is a great idea, but you need to do more than just becoming an affiliate. You need to promote the products you think will earn you some cash on a regular basis.