Flipkart, a successful e-commerce company in India, and its success stated by the number of online buyers growing in India. Flipkart.com is one of the 10 most visited websites in India. There are a lot more success stories available on the internet about Flipkart. This post to let the online shoppers and every other person to know that they can benefited from Flipkart not only by buying products online and also by referring products. Flipkart is not just a medium to buy electronics, clothings, books etc., you can also make money using Flipkart.
What is the Flipkart.com Affiliate Program?
The Flipkart affiliate program is a great way for you to earn commissions by placing product banners or links on your website to refer users to the Flipkart.com website. You can earn up to 15% every time a user clicks on the banner/link and makes a purchase on Flipkart site.
How To Get Flipkart Affiliate Account?
To make money through Flipkart, you don’t need to be a seller, you just need Flipkart’s affliliate account. Just read the below instructions and find how to get your own Flipkart affiliate account.
- Go to http://www.flipkart.com/affiliate/landing and create an affiliate account for you by clicking the “Register” button. The account created now is different from the other account you used to buy products from Flipkart. Affiliate account is only to earn commissions, and you can’t purchase using this account.
- Enter the required details like Email address, password, agree the T&C and click the”Register” button.
- After registering, you will be asked to fill in your contact details like address, phone number, website information and payment method.
- If you don’t have a website, learn how to create your own website for free.
- In Payment information, you have 2 types of payment modes. You can choose EFT or gift voucher according to your need. In EFT method, your earnings will be credited to your bank account once you reached the threshold limit. In Gift voucher mode, you can have your earnings as a Gift voucher and you can use the voucher code while buying products in Flipkart.
- Minimum payment threshold for EFT is Rs.2,500, and Rs.250 for Gift voucher.
- Once finished entering the required details, click the “Save changes” button in the bottom of the page.
- That’s it! Your Flipkart affiliate account is ready to earn money.
How to generate affiliate link for the product
Money making process doesn’t ends once you created an affiliate account. You should make people to buy products using your affiliate ID. If you refer a product to others without generating affiliate ID you won’t earning anything. Before referring a product convert the normal link into an affiliated link. Read the below instructions and find how to generate affiliate URL.
- Go to http://www.flipkart.com/affiliate/landing and sign in to your account.
- Once the page is loaded, you will find a toolbar in the top of the page.
- Go to http://www.flipkart.com/ in a new tab and copy the product’s webpage URL you would like to refer to others.
- Now, paste the copied URL in the toolbar and click “Generate” button.
- Once the affiliate URL is generated, click the “Select” button and copy the URL. And now you can share the product’s affiliate URL to whom ever you would like to refer.
- To make sure that the URL is your affiliate link, check whether there is “affid=YOURAFFILIATEID” at the end of the URL. If not so, you should regenerate once again or just add &affid=YourAffiliateID.
- Here’s a sample affiliate URL, which has my affiliate ID at the end
- That’s it! Get started with your Flipkart affiliate account and earn some money.
NOTE: Don’t forget to generate your affiliate URL before sharing it with others.
How To Promote Affiliate Products Using Banners/Widgets
In Flipkart affiliate program, you have more options to make money by displaying the banners, widgets and more promotion tools for your website. Once your visitor buys a product in Flipkart by clicking the banner displayed on your website, your commission goes to your affiliate account.
To get banner codes and widget codes, hover over “Affiliate tools” and choose any category you would like to.
There are several categories available under Affiliate tools. Just navigate to those tools and find the best banner/widget/search bar for your site. Once you find the suitable banner/widget, click “Get Code”, copy & paste it on your website where ever you want. Make sure the banner/widget is visible to all your website visitors.
You can use those widgets, search bar on your website to boost up your income. Share your best performing tool in the comment section below and help others in affiliate marketing.
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