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Chapter 5. Associates Program > Make Money by Linking to Amazon

5.2. Make Money by Linking to Amazon

Instead of trying to compete directly with every other existing site for a visitor's attention, Amazon has turned other site owners into potential partners with their Associates Program. By paying site owners 2.5-15% of qualifying item sales that are referred through those sites (called referral fees), Amazon has encouraged hundreds of thousands of independent site owners to send potential customers to Amazon.

People are using the associates program in hundreds of creative ways to earn money for their web-related activities. Here are a few examples:


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