Signing up for Amazon Affiliate Account
Now that you have installed WordPress and WooCommerce, you will need to sign up for an Amazon affiliate program to start adding products with your affiliate ID.
Head over to Amazon Affiliate program website and click on the ‘Join now for free’ button.
Next, you’ll be asked to log in to your existing Amazon account using the email address and password associated with that account.
If you don’t have an Amazon account, then you can go ahead and create one.
Once you are logged in, you’ll need to provide payee information and answer questions about your website. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete your profile.
Upon completion, your application will be reviewed and approved by Amazon.
WooCommerce is the best Amazon affiliate store plugin for WordPress. It makes it very easy to add external affiliate products to your website.
Using WooCommerce allows you to offer a native user experience and integrate affiliate products seamlessly into your website.
To start importing products, you need to visit Products » Add New page.
First, you need to provide a title for the product you are adding and then add a detailed description in the post editor.
After that, scroll down to product data meta box and select ‘External/Affiliate Product’ under ‘Product type’ dropdown menu.
Now you need to enter the product affiliate URL. You can get the URL from your Amazon Associates account dashboard. Simply search for the product and then click on the get link button.