Affiliate Program Link Instructions

Linking to Specific Products

Specific product links have been shown to increase sales and generate more revenue than general promotion links. Your site visitors may be more responsive to specific items rather than general promotions.

How to Set Up a Product Link

1) First, you'll need the URL of the product you want to feature on your site! Let's say you'd like to spotlight The Cat in the Hat. Search for it on Once you get to its page on the website, highlight the URL and copy it. Do not copy the id query string at the end of the link. See below:

2) Next, you can click here to get to the appropriate text link at Commission Junction.

3) Click "Get HTML."

4) Paste the product's URL into the empty field beside "Destination URL," and click "Update Link Code."

5) In the Code, replace "INSERT TITLE HERE" with the title of the product. Copy the code, and paste it into your website's code. You're done!

Note: These instructions will work for any type of product on the site -- not just books! You can follow the same instructions for products like movies and music, too.