Getting Started

  1. What is the Affiliate Program?

    The Flipkart affiliate program is a great way for you to earn commissions by placing product banners or links on your website to refer users to the website. You can earn up to 15% every time a user clicks on the banner/link and makes a purchase on our site.

  2. How does it work?

    Refer visitors from your website to using a host of professionally designed tools. You earn money whenever visitors follow links from your website, to, and make purchase(s). With the range of options that the Affiliate program arms you with, you will find multiple avenues to link up your website with Add rich customised content to spruce up and add value to your website. The low-risk, high-reward environment for both parties makes for an offer that you cannot let go of.

  3. How much do I have to pay to join the program?

    There are absolutely no costs involved in joining or being part of the affiliate program

  4. Who can I contact for more information or help?

    You can contact us for any queries about the program. It usually takes between 48-72 hours for us to respond. Please note that we are unable to provide technical support.

  5. Do I get referral fees on all purchases made by the user?

    For a product sale to be eligible to earn a referral fee, the customer must click-through a Special Link on your site to the Flipkart Site and during a single session, add the Product to his or her shopping cart.

    The session begins when the customer clicks through a Special Link on your site to the Flipkart Site and ends upon the first to occur of the following events:

    • 24 hours elapse from the customer 's initial click-through
    • The customer places an order for a product
    • The customer follows a third party link to the Flipkart Site that is formatted with an Associates tag
    • We will only pay referral fees on eligible products after order, payment, and shipping.
  6. What are the different banners/links I can use?

    a. Banners can be created for individual products across all categories. Easy to generate, and customizable over a wide range of colours and dimensions, our banners are the simplest way to link to flipkart, and add compelling content to your website.

    • Search for any individual product across any category
    • Customize according to your requirements
    • Highlight the code in the text box, and copy
    • Paste the code in your website

    b. Links can be created for any product listed on Similar to banners, links too can be generated and customised according to your needs.

    • Search for any product across any category
    • Change link text if required
    • Highlight the code in the text box, and copy
    • Paste the code in your website

    c. Buttons are similar to links, and may be used to connect individual products from to your website.

    • Search for any product across any category
    • Select choice of button from the options listed
    • Highlight the code in the text box, and copy<
    • Paste the code in your website

    d. You may also use the Search Bar to browse through products right from your wesbite.

    • Highlight and copy the code given in the text box
    • Paste the code in your wesbite to get the search tool
  7. How does the search bar work?

    A search bar permits your site visitors to view Products that are the results of their search query within the Search Box link or view results that link directly to a page on the Flipkart Site that contains the results of their search query.

  8. Do you provide samples of products I might want to feature?

    We are unable to provide review samples to our associates.

  9. How do I find out what Product Links visitors clicked?

    You can view the pages visited by visitors post clicking on your affiliate link, by checking the Traffic Report in your account.

  10. How do I build a link to a specific item on
    • Search for any product across any category
    • Select choice of button from the options listed
    • Highlight the code in the text box, and copy
    • Paste the code in your website
  11. How many items should I feature on my pages?

    a. Identify products that match your site content. Narrow your picks by searching on for specific products, keywords, and categories that match the topic of your Web site. View your results first by product, and then sort by other criteria, e.g., average customer review.

    b. Product cross-merchandising is a very effective strategy. Many of your visitors have an interest in a wide variety of products. Take advantage of this by promoting items from across the broad catalog, thereby capturing more sales. For example, if you 're reviewing a new mobile phone on your site, you can increase your sales by featuring other relevant products, like mobile phone accessories

    c. Another way to identify products is to visit various product lines ' Best Sellers pages, which list best-selling items in a large number of categories and genres, and are regularly updated. You can feature items from any of the lists

    d. You can find more products to promote by looking at Featured Deals, Recently Sold, New Releases

    e. Reviewing your Products Reports lets you find out what products your users are purchasing after visiting your site promoting these specific products can lead to a higher conversion rate for you.

    f. Try promoting higher-priced products. Featuring a range of price points gives you the chance to make higher commissions.

  12. What are the different types of reports available for an affiliate?

    Earnings Reports : Displays the earnings accumulated by Affiliate

    Payments Reports : Displays the payments made out to the Affiliate

    Orders Reports : Displays the products sold by the Affiliate

    Traffic Report :Displays the number of times a particular link was clicked on the Affiliate 's homepage.

  13. I own many websites. Can I implement product banners/links on all of them?

    You can implement product banners/links on any site that you own. However, we do ask that you comply with the policies outlined on the Terms & Conditions page

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