ClickBank is an affiliate marketing website that allows blog and website publishers to earn money by promoting digital products. Each time a reader clicks one of your affiliate links and purchases a product, you earn a commission. Sign up with ClickBank and find a product that you want to promote. Create an affiliate link and add it to a post on Blogger to begin promoting the product and possibly earning money.
Navigate to ClickBank.com in your Web browser. Click the “Log In” link at the top of the page, and enter your user name and password. If you do not have ClickBank account, click the “Sign Up” link and follow the instructions to create one.
Click the “Marketplace” link at the top of the page. This brings you to a new page showing the products available on ClickBank. Click one of the categories on the left side of the page or type a keyword in the “Find Products” field at the top of the page to search for products.
Click the green “Promote” button after locating a product you want to promote. This displays a new window. Confirm that the name displayed next to “Account Nickname” is the same name that you used to log in to ClickBank, and then click the “Create” button.
Click the blue text under “Copy the following HopLink HTML code.” This highlights the link. Press “Ctrl+C” to copy the link to the Windows clipboard.
Open a new browser window or tab, and navigate to Blogger.com. Enter your Google account address and password if prompted.
Click the “New Post” button. This brings you to the post creation page. Type the content of the post as you normally would. Click the “Edit HTML” tab at the top of the post editing page when you are finished.
Click the location where you want the ClickBank link to appear, and then press “Ctrl+V” to paste the link for the ClickBank product you selected. If a reader clicks the link and purchases the product, you earn a sales commission.
WarningsBlogs that exist solely to display product advertisements may be terminated for failing to adhere to Blogger’s spam policy. Before advertising any ClickBank or other product on your blog, make sure that your blog content provides some value to readers other than existing solely to funnel traffic through product links.
Jason Artman has been a technical writer since entering the field in 1999 while attending Michigan State University. Artman has published numerous articles for various websites, covering a diverse array of computer-related topics including hardware, software, games and gadgets.