Affiliate marketing is already the most trending arm of digital marketing and of course, a very popular way to make money online. Technology has also made making money a slightly easier of a task, isn’t it? We have compiled for you the list of trending affiliate networks and programs in India in 2020.
The Indian e-commerce industry is expected to reach USD 200 Billion by 2027 as compared to USD 38 Billion in 2017.
The internet penetration in India is 48.48% in FY 2019 overall, while that in rural India is 25.56% it is expected to increase to 45%. Affiliate marketing being the key component to drive this growth, let’s have a look at some of the key affiliate networks and programs in India.
Now, coming to the point, here is the list of some of the Indian Affiliate Networks and Programs.
Indian Affiliate Networks & Programs ( Updated 2020 )
Amazon, India’s No. 1 Shopping website has the best affiliate program widely accepted internationally, by the name Amazon Associates.
Amazon affiliate program is not just popular among coupon websites but is used by over 80% youtuber’s in India for product recommendations.
The cookie duration for amazon affiliate program is 24 hours but if the users add a product to his cart by your referral but doesn’t buys it immediately and buys in a 90 days window, then also amazon credits you the relevant commission for that sale.
Flipkart, more popularly known as the top Indian shopping site and for its amazing products, also offers an in-house affiliate program which can help you get great commissions and number of affiliate tools for boosting Flipkart products.
The payouts for flipkart affiliate program are way higher as compared to amazon raging from 4% to 20%, but users generally prefer buying products from amazon as compared to flipkart, so you really have a choice here, I would suggest to look at the products and their ratings on specific websites and them use the affiliate programs respectively.
Cookie duration for flipkart is 24 hours for it’s affiliate program.
This is another recommended affiliate networks in the country which is growing rapidly day by day. A product of Quotient Four Technologies headquartered in Bangalore, the company is headed by Sahil Chopra, a digital vetran leading the 100+ people team at their Gurgaon office.
It is said to have affiliates more than 10,000 affiliates & publishers right from coupon sites to media buyers to email marketing companies.
Having worked with 500+ brands in India on performance marketing, icubeswire has transitioned itself into a 360 Degree digital marketing company.
With almost 20,000 affiliates, vCommission is one of the India’s leading affiliate network. It extends plenty of offers on CPA, CPI, CPC and CPS along with many popular affiliate offers.
Operational since 2008 and since then, has been at the top of Indian affiliate networks.
It is known to have worked with all top-notch companies which includes names like Airtel, Amazon, Flipkart, eBay, Domino’s, P&G, Asian paints and etc.
I personally know the vcommission founders Parul & Tarang Bhargava and I can bet, both of them are the most hard working guys not just in the Indian digital advertising ecosystem but are shaking up the international boundaries as well.
Goibibo, the AirBnB of India is India’s No. 1 very travel website and is a must for every travel blogger. Its amazing affiliate program can give a great boost to your career of travel blogging.
With Goibibo’s recommendation on your website, you can make 3 to 5% on domestic flights and straight Rs. 500 on International flights.
On top of that their hotel’s program can get you as high as INR 140 per sale.
Known as country’s most credible, authentic and biggest matrimonial service website, Shaadi.com Affiliate program gives you a very lucrative money making opportunities as well.
With its affiliate program, one can make up to 75% of revenue share and 25% of bonus amount.
It could be extremely advantageous and profitable if you have a dating or a relationship website.
To start making money with its affiliate program, one just has to sign up for its affiliate program and put its banners and links on their website.
Hostgator is one of the most renowned web hosting company, having its presence and visibility across the country.
By using the affiliate program of Hostgator, you can actually make a lot of revenue from the traffic coming to your site.
By promoting its services on your website, you can make up to Rs. 2812 on every sign up. Popular bloggers from india are making few thousand dollars a month promoting hosting affiliate programs. Doesn’t it sound super exciting?
Launched in India in 2015, this is a german affiliate network that proffers Cost per Action (CPA) affiliate programs assisting its advertisers in achieving credible sources of sales and create new business models in order to monetise traffic in the most optimum manner.
It is loved by its users for its huge range of innovative products and global services. The payment cycle of Admitad India is quite appreciable and faster than most of its counterparts, with its payment cycle being 45 days.
Their leading clients include names like Flinto box, Emirates, Decathlon, and much more.
Optimise is a very recognized International performance marketing network which has recently shaped itself into a renowned Indian Affiliate Networks and has grabbed a special position in the market.
The advertisers and publishers associated with it are always on the edge of driving huge volume, value of sales, and high marketing ROI.
Some of its key features include: its amazing market leading technology, outstanding client service, global level performance and much more.
My personal experience has not been so good with them, they have been a bad pay master and still owe me a few thousand rupees since many years now, with no intentions to pay, so please be careful before you work with them.
We hope these Indian Affiliate Networks and programs help you muster great affiliate skills and aptitude towards affiliate marketing and help you make great amount of money.
Making money would no longer be a daunting or a cumbersome task, as it used to be earlier.
Do let us know in comments section if you found this blog helpful. Also, feel free to write to us if you have any questions regarding any of these Ad networks or if any suggestions to give. We would love to lend our ears to you.