Amazon India affiliate marketing program

Amazon India Affiliate program

Platform where tracking is available

Fashion, Electronics, ...

Cookie Duration

1 day



Incentive / cashback


Social media


Amazon India Affiliate Payout Categories

Grocery | Pantry & Amazon Fresh: Grocery
Echo & Alexa Devices | Fire TV Devices
Outdoors | DIY & Tools | Lawn & Garden | Baby ....
Accessories (excl. Data Storage Devices), | M ....
Large Appliances & Consumer Electronics
Mobile Accessories | Musical Instruments
TV & Personal Computers
Bicycles & Heavy Gym Equipment | Tyres & Rims
Jewellery (Excluding silver & Gold coins) | G ....
Gold & Silver Coins
All othe Mobile Phones
OnePlus Nord=(OnePlus Nord CE 3 5G, Nord 3 5G ....
Realme=(realme narzo 60 Pro), OPPO=(Oppo A78 ....
OnePlus Nord=(OnePlus Nord CE3 Lite), OnePlu ....
All apple products (Mobile Phones, MacBooks, ....
Samsung M=(All models), iQOO=(iQOO Z7 Pro 5G ....
Earphones, Headphones, Speakers and Audio Acc ....
OHL Categories
Kitchen, Furniture, Home, Sports, Home Improv ....
SLB Categories
Beauty, Apparel, Jewelry, Shoes, luggage, Wat ....

Media Allowed/Disallowed

Allowed Media

Text Link
Social Media

Disallowed Media

Cashback, Reward Points, Incentives, Charity
Email (Text)
Custom Email (Text)
Email (HTML)
Custom Email (HTML)
POP Traffic
Native Ads
Facebook Ads
SEM - Brand Keyword(s)
SEM - Generic Keyword(s)
SEM - Brand + Generic Keyword(s)

Countries Allowed

India Flag India

Important Information for Amazon India Affiliate Program

Tracking Details:
  • The respective payouts are applicable for both Desktop and Mobile website.
  • Please note your commission can take up-to 72 hours after your shipment has been dispatched for delivery to track. 
  • Amazon has stopped receiving queries related to missing sales 
  • No commission is payable on personal purchases and Amazon doesn't allow passing commission back to users in any form of cashback, reward points, incentives, charity etc
  • No brand bidding, cookie stuffing, junk/pop/adware traffic (Media Buying), malware practices, reselling is allowed
  • Promotional E-mailers should NOT have Amazon in sender name or subject line
The below mentioned practices is strictly not allowed by Amazon:
1. Modifying contents of Amazon page. Few examples given below:
a. Displaying additional content similar and not limited to price tracker graph / Associate site logo within Amazon page
b. Adding additional BUY NOW button / radio button on Amazon page
c. Collecting any customer information like email / mobile number by including a form on Amazon page
2. Price tracking
a. Displaying historical Amazon prices on your site / on the plug-in panel
3. Traffic diversion in any form is NOT allowed through the plug-in - once the customer is already on, ie,
a. Sending customers to other marketplaces by offering price alerts / coupons
b. Sending customers to your own / other Associate sites offering price alerts / coupons
c. Sending customers to other Amazon pages through deal details etc.
4. Loading a “page-under or pop-under” / “pop-up” / “overlay” / “new tab” with associate tag, when customer is already on Amazon

Below are few more points that are the reason for deductions from Amazon:

Site info
· Correct submission of complete Publisher lists inclusive of all tags, their corresponding websites (URLs), email ID of the publisher.
· All the sources from which traffic will be driven must be declared beforehand.

Personal Orders

· Do not refer orders purchased for personal use, resale, or commercial use, or to your friends, relatives, employees, contractors, or business relations. Framing
· Tag blocks performed due to Non-compliant, Mobile apps. Mobile apps are not allowed in Sub Affiliates Publisher Networks.


   “30. You will not cloak, hide, spoof, or otherwise obscure the URL of your site containing Special Links (including by use of a redirecting page) such that we cannot reasonably determine the site from which a customer clicks through such Special Link to the Amazon Site "


· Accounts already closed for OA Violations on Associates or one of the other Amazon marketing programs, being on boarded through Sub Affiliate Publisher networks.

Browser extension/ Plugin

· Cease traffic referrals in violation of  Associates Program Operating Agreement 11. Limited License – 3. Associates Program IP License (“License”) C. PA API Usage Requirements. (iii) Usage Requirements. (iv) You will not, without our express prior written approval, use any Product Advertising Content or Special Link, or otherwise link to the Amazon Site, or in connection with : (a) any client-side software application (eg, a browser plug-in, helper object, toolbar, extension, component, or any other application executable or installable by an end user) on any device, including computers, mobile phones, tablets, or other handheld devices (other than Approved Mobile Applications); or (b) any television set-top box (eg, digital video recorders, cable or satellite boxes, streaming video players, blu-ray players, or dvd players) or Internet-enabled television (eg, GoogleTV, Sony Bravia, Panasonic Viera Cast, or Vizio Internet Apps)).


· Stay in compliance with respect to  Associates Program Operating Agreement  11. Limited License – 1. Subject to the terms of this Operating Agreement and solely for the limited purposes of advertising Products on, and directing end users to, the Amazon Site in connection with the Program, we hereby grant you a limited, revocable, non-transferable, non-sub licensable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to (a) copy and display the Content solely on your site; and (b) use only those of our trademarks and logos that we may make available to you as part of Content (those trademarks and logos, collectively, “Amazon Marks”) solely on your site and in accordance with the  Associates Program Trademark Guidelines.

Please note Amazon will not approve/validate commission if your correct traffic source/referral URL is not shared with Cuelinks during registration. In case you are promoting Amazon campaign apart from domain shared with us during registration, kindly send an email to us at [email protected] or write to your account manager mentioning your updated domain(s)/referral URL/correct source of traffic, we will update the same at our end and will let you know, post which you can start promoting the campaign.

As per Amazon operating policy, kindly promote campaigns using affiliate links on open groups / open domains only (not on closed group, example: closed facebook group) to ensure you don't loose out on commission. As Amazon reviews all the traffic sources, transactions may get rejected if publishers don't comply with Amazon policies. In-case of any questions you can reach out to your AM or write to us on  operations

As per Amazon Affiliate terms, promoting campaign on Mobile app (iOS and Android) is not allowed. Conversions would get rejected at the time of validations by Amazon due to non compliance of terms.

As per Amazon operating policy, publishers must not use a link shortening service in a manner that makes it unclear that you are linking to an Amazon Site. Hence, any use of tiny URLs or change in format in any form using external tools for affiliate links is prohibited. You can use shorten links from the Cuelinks panel.

Allowed/Disallowed Media:

Cashback, Reward Points, Incentives, Charity - Forbidden
Email (Text) - Allowed
Custom Email (Text) - Allowed
Email (HTML) - Allowed
Custom Email (HTML) - Forbidden
POP Traffic - Forbidden
Native Ads - Forbidden
Social Media - Forbidden
Facebook Ads - Forbidden
SEM - Brand Keyword(s) - Forbidden
SEM - Generic Keyword(s) - Forbidden
SEM - Brand + Generic Keyword(s) - Forbidden
Brand Bidding, Cookie Stuffing, Junk/pop/adware traffic (Media Buying), malware practices, reselling, orders placed through search engines - Forbidden

Note - Amazon Fresh - No commission

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About Amazon India Affiliate Campaign

The Amazon affiliate program India is one of the first, go-to affiliate programs for most beginner affiliate marketers in India. This is because Amazon India is a globally renowned and most customer-friendly online brand with an exhaustive range of products and services on offer. Joining the Amazon affiliate marketing program India and promoting it through Cuelinks is extremely simple and easy with the one-time JavaScript installation code, Cuewords, Cuewidgets and Cuelinks referral program. You can earn maximum Amazon affiliate commission in India on men’s apparels, shoes, watches, eBooks etc.
Amazon India Affiliate Program - Earn upto 10% on every Order (Apply via Cuelinks for access)

Amazon Affiliate Program India

Amazon Affiliate program in India and globally is considered one of the best affiliate programs to join. So inherently, joining Amazon Affiliate Program is on almost every other affiliate marketer’s list. If you decide to join the Amazon Affiliate Program, Cuelinks can make it extremely simple & easy for you. All you need to do is signup for Amazon Affiliate Program through Cuelinks, install a one-time Javascript installation code and that’s all, you have now become an Amazon Affiliate marketer ready to go & start earning money. Cuelinks offers a range of features that can help you make the most out of your Amazon affiliate program - Cuewords, Cuewidgets, Cuelinks & more. So, join the Amazon Affiliate Program with Cuelinks and become an Amazon Associate today!

What is Amazon Affiliate Program?

Amazon Affiliate Program, also known as Amazon Associates is an online affiliate program that provides an opportunity for bloggers, website owners, and social media influencers to earn a percentage of commission on each sale of products promoted by them. The participating affiliate marketers in Amazon Affiliate program called “Associates” earn a small commission when a user clicks through their affiliate link and makes a valid purchase. 
Amazon has over 900,000 active affiliate marketers and the Indian affiliate marketing industry is estimated to hit $835mn by 2025, as per a recent stat. Amazon India is also one of the top eCommerce giants in India, hence joining the Amazon India Affiliate Program can be a profitable decision even if you are a beginner. 

Join Amazon Affiliate Program via Cuelinks

Joining the Amazon Affiliate Program is extremely simple and easy with Cuelinks. All you need to do is sign up for our Amazon Affiliate Campaign and install a javascript code on your website that would instantly turn all your normal URLs into an affiliate link. Once the code is installed, you can also check the status of installation with a single click. 
Cuelinks also makes it easy to track your affiliate sales. You get a simple, yet detailed interface of your performance in terms of clicks, transactions, campaign-specific data, earnings, and more.

Benefits of joining the Amazon Affiliate Program with Cuelinks :

  • Become an Amazon Associate in no time!
  • Save yourself from the time-consuming hassle of converting each link into an affiliate link manually 
  • Make use of our additional features such as Cuewords and Cuewidgets to maximize your affiliate earnings 
  • Get access to more 1000+ campaigns from stores all around the world to take your affiliate earnings beyond just Amazon India 
  • The minimum payout is just INR ₹500 aggregate commission which is much lesser and more achievable for most beginner affiliate marketers in India
  • Get an aggregate report of your Amazon affiliate earnings as well as the aggregated report of your total earnings from different affiliates, all in one place

Amazon Affiliate Program Requirements 

To join the Amazon Affiliate Program in India via Cuelinks, all you need to do is register with us. There are no minimum website traffic or social media followers that you need to have to be eligible for our Amazon Affiliate Program. We have made it super easy for new beginners to join the Amazon affiliate campaign and start earning money. 

How does Amazon Affiliate Program Work?

In the Amazon Affiliate Program, content creators, bloggers, and publishers can share or promote products with their audience via a special link, also called an “affiliate link” and upon every valid purchase made, you get incentivized through a percentage of the sale made, also called as “commission.” After joining the Amazon Affiliate Program, affiliates can choose from a range of products and categories that best suit their audience. You can promote these products via your website, blog, youtube channel, or any other social media and start making money as an Amazon affiliate. 
To start as an Amazon Associate with Cuelinks, you do not need to have a big following or even your website. However, to start making money as an Amazon affiliate, you’d need to have at least some audience. Hence, if you are a content creator, a publisher, a social media influencer, or a website owner, signing up for the Amazon Affiliate Program can be ideal for you.

FAQs Amazon India Affiliate Marketing Program

How much can I make per month as an Amazon Affiliate?

It depends on how much you can make per month as an Amazon affiliate. The earnings of Amazon Affiliates can vary depending on the products promoted and the size of the audience. However, people generally earn anywhere from a couple of hundred to even tens of thousands. The bigger audience you have, the more potential you have of making more money as an affiliate marketer.

Can I become an Amazon Affiliate on Cuelinks for free?

There’s no fee required to join the Amazon Affiliate Program with Cuelinks. However, we take a small portion of your commissions to help keep Cuelinks free to join for all, provide better support and keep Cuelinks improving for all our publishers. The revenue distribution is 75%:25% between Publishers and Cuelinks. 

How can I create an Amazon Affiliate link?

A more easier way to create an Amazon affiliate link is using Cuelinks. With the Cuelinks Amazon Affiliate program, you need not worry about manually changing your normal links to affiliate links. Cuelinks for you! Simply add the product URLs as they are and Cuelinks would automatically turn all of them into affiliate links on the fly. Ensure that you have a valid affiliate ID first.

What is the revenue distribution if I join Cuelinks?

We have a 75:25 revenue sharing between Publishers and Cuelinks. As a publisher on Cuelinks, you will keep 75% of the total commission you make.

When can I withdraw my earning commissions on Cuelinks?

You can withdraw your earned commission from Cuelinks to your bank account anytime once you achieve a threshold of a minimum of ₹500.

How much can an Amazon affiliate earn in India?

The potential to make money in India as an affiliate depends largely on what products you are promoting, how big of an audience you have, and how good you are at marketing. If you are a beginner Amazon affiliate, you can expect to make a couple of hundreds or thousands per month and if you are an experienced affiliate marketer, you can expect to make tens of thousands or even lakhs. It all depends on you.

Is the Amazon affiliate program available for all countries?

Amazon Affiliate program is a global affiliate program that is currently supported in 18 countries beyond the US. These 18 countries include India, Canada, Japan, France, Brazil, the UK & more.

Can you be an Amazon affiliate outside the US?

Yes, you can be an Amazon affiliate even if you live outside the US, as long as you are from any of the 18 countries supported by Amazon currently, India being one of them. 

Can you post Amazon affiliate links anywhere?

There are different types of affiliate links that you can post as an affiliate such as text links, banner links & more. Each type of link may have different rules, limitations, terms, and conditions to be followed and which need to be taken care of.