On my post about using affiliate links on Facebook, a reader asked me if it’s OK to boost posts on Facebook that promote Amazon affiliate links. I know Amazon Associates do not allow any kind of paid search (they put a stop to this back in 2009) so I figured they might not approve of paid social media posts […]
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If you’ve just signed up to ShopStyle Collective, you’re probably eager to start monetizing your blog! In this quick tutorial, I’m going to teach you how to get started. By the end of this tutorial, you’ll know how to add a ShopStyle widget to your WordPress sidebar. Instructions: First, we’re going to choose which products […]
I’m a member of several popular blogging groups on Facebook and I often see members ask the following question: Can I post Amazon affiliate links to Pinterest? The answer: Unclear if you use Amazon Associates USA. I probably wouldn’t risk it. Likely yes if you use Amazon Associates UK/EU. Keep reading below for more information & […]
I have to admit, I’m not the most organised person in the world. I started monetizing blogs nearly six years ago and up until last year, I never kept a proper record of my affiliate income. Don’t get me wrong – I did the maths and filed my tax returns in April every year. But […]
In this guide, we share plenty of information about using affiliate links on Facebook. We cover a range of topics, including whether or not Facebook officially allow affiliate linking, how to disclose your affiliate links correctly and tools we recommend. This guide covers several different topics. Click any link below to jump to the […]
I’m a member of several different blogging groups on Facebook and I’ve noticed the same question pop up a number of times: Can you monetize a WordPress.com blog? The answer is YES! I’ve noticed some people don’t think WordPress allows monetization on their free platform, but this is untrue. In fact, here’s a statement from WordPress.com: We […]