At RMRS we are always sharpening our sword and honing best practices. Here is a plugin that can help RMRS content creators insert Amazon affiliate links directly into an article as they are writing it.
What is this fantastic plugin?
It is called the Amazon Associate Link Builder.
Prepare to Be Amazed.
Amazon Associates Link Builder is the official free Amazon Associates Program plugin for WordPress. The plugin enables you to search for products in the Amazon catalog, access real-time price and availability information, and easily create links in your posts to products on Amazon.com. You can generate text links, create custom ad units, or take advantage of out-of-the-box widgets that we’ve designed and included with the plugin.
If Antonio chooses to approve the use of this, here is the link to download the plugin to RMRS
Features of the Link Builder plugin include:
- Amazon’s product catalog search built directly into the WordPress editor
- Product link posting via shortcode
- Four, pre-built ad templates including multi-product options
- Responsive ad sizes as well as fixed, custom sizes
- Custom ad template options
- Ad performance tracking
Below is a list of chapters included in the User Guide that is linked above.
- Add affiliate links to Amazon directly from WordPress
- Use short codes for quickly adding affiliate links in your posts
- Use the out-of-the-box ad templates
- Create custom ad templates native to your site’ styling
- Add item information in your ad
- List of item attributes that can be included in your ad
- Customize Product Carousel template
- Control access to plugin features using WordPress roles
- Warning messages
- Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
- How does the Amazon Associates Link Builder plugin work?
- Can I track the performance of the ad units created using the plugin?
- What information is shared with Amazon?
- How can I add links to different Amazon domains in my blog?
- Can I create text links using the plugin?.
- How to create a backup of your custom templates?
- Why do I see a blank html and css section for a template?
- Known Issues
- Sample Custom Templates
- Amazon Associate Link Builder – User Guide 2 | Confidential Sample 1: Customize Product Carousel template to remove the “Products from Amazon” header from the rendered ad
- Example 2: Customize Product Carousel template to remove out of stock products from the rendered ad.