If you’re an Amazon Associate (i.e. affiliate), you can easily share Amazon products on Facebook and Twitter with just a few clicks.
(Not sure what an affiliate is? It’s one of the ways bloggers make money. For more, read my post What is Affiliate Marketing?)
1. Login to Amazon Associates. (You can sign up for the Amazon Associates program here, if eligible.)
2. Go to the product page you want to share on Amazon like I did below with Tell Your Time.* At the top, you’ll see a gray bar from which you can easily grab your affiliate links.
If you don’t see the gray bar, it’s probably hidden. In that case, simply click the gray tab in the left corner like so:
If you still don’t see it, you might have turned the site stripe off. Turn it back on here.
3. To share quickly on Facebook or Twitter, simply click the Share link. A dropdown menu will appear. Choose the platform where you want to share.
4. You’ll get the standard sharing window for Facebook or Twitter. The Twitter share box is pretty straightforward. For Facebook, make sure you specify where you want it to be shared (on your Page or on your personal Profile):
*There are affiliate links in this post.