In our recent spree of talking about various ways of making money through blogs , we bring you another method of making money from your blogs. Amazon has got a wonderful affiliate program and lets you earn money by selling products to the visitors which were referred by your affiliate ID.
However it can be a tedious job to include hundreds of products on your blog which are related to your blog posts and in order to make life simple we can use an excellent plugin for WordPress called AmazonSimpleAdmin by Timo Reith.
The reason this plugin stands apart from all other plugins of Amazon affiliate program for WordPress are its features and I’m sure these features will certainly encourage you to install this plugin too :
- Ease of use with BBCode tags
- Lets you design your own product templates
- Supports all Amazon webservice country codes: CA, DE, FR, JP, UK, US
- Use your Amazon tracking ID for making money
- Features collections. You can define and mangage sets of products as a collection an show them on a page with only one BBCode tag or just the latest added product in your sidebar
- Supports product preview layers (for US, UK and DE so far)
There are other plugins which allow you to put your Amazon associate ID in your blog’s content and thus allows you to monetize your blog well :
1. Amazon associate filter : Amazon Associate Filter automatically adds your amazon associate id to all Amazon links in your posts and comments.
2. AVH Amazon : This plugin give you the abillity to add a widget which will display a random item from your Amazon wishlist & you can add your associate ID too.
3. Amazonify : Amazonify is a WordPress plugin that allows you to insert Amazon Product and Omakase links within your posts. The easy to insert tags greatly simplify the task of promoting Amazon Associate sales through your blog. Amazonify also supports the addition of Amazon Context links and the Product Preview rollover script.
4. AdaptiveBlue SmartLink : With this plugin you can add widgets to display Best Selling Books, Albums, Electronics, DVDs, or your personal Wish List. You can also make money by adding your affiliate IDs for Amazon, eBay, and Google.
5. Azlite : Azlite is a small (but perfectly formed) WordPress plugin that allows you to add an Amazon RSS feed, tagged with your affiliate code to your blog.
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