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Become an affiliate publisher and earn commissions directly from your site.

If you have loyal social media followers or consistent daily website visitors, you may have considered earning money by becoming an affiliate marketing publisher. As a publisher, you can partner with global brands in a wide range of verticals—fashion, electronics, travel, financial services and more—to provide your readers with links to products they’ll enjoy. 

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Training and Support

Our educational tools and training help you optimize your affiliate marketing program and give you a jump start into earning commissions.

  • Monthly newsletters with tools, insights and promotions
  • Educational webinars, documentation and video tutorials
  • Support available via phone and e-mail

Platinum-status publishers receive consultations and early access to new technology.

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Building Profitable Relationships Requires Commitment

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    Multi-Touch Commissioning
    Earn commissions for sales you influence at the beginning, the end, or both points in the affiliate journey.
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    Create customized product showcases to match your content and audience.
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    Auto-convert all standard advertiser links into commissionable tracking links.
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    Affiliate Consumer Graph
    Make content serving decisions using our proprietary API to deliver personalized offers to your audience.
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    Paid Placement Insights
    Transparency into the true impact that placements provide, with visibility into ROI and conversions.
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    Mobile App Tracking
    Deeplinking capabilities to create a seamless conversion experience, with the ability to track app installs, leads, and conversions.
  • Cross Device Tracking
    Attribute contributions to sales that start on one device and finish on another.
  • Online to Offline
    Expand your impact on in-store sales and earn commission on the transactions you drive.
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Dennis Kirk
June Jacobs
Lily Pulitzer
New Balance
Peter Thomas Roth
RC Willey
Safe Step Tub
The Color Run
Virgin Holidays
XO Group
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Rakuten Marketing & Lacoste
70% Higher ROI

Iconic clothing brand Lacoste leveraged unique consumer data from Slice Intelligence to find and acquire high-value customers. By creating targeted seed audiences, Lacoste reached new consumers with similar purchase behavior from competitor brands and major retailers. Compared to other prospecting tactics, the Slice data improved performance:

  • 12% higher AOV
  • 70% higher ROI


“Working with Rakuten Marketing has been very rewarding for our brand. They go above and beyond to provide opportunities to gain market insights, new customer data and strategy optimizations that aid us in ensuring our omnichannel marketing efforts are effective. With each learning we see growth in our campaigns.”

Diana DeVito, Digital Marketing Specialist, Lacoste


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Rakuten Marketing & Cariloha
68% of Revenue Influenced

To drive engagement and retention with their increasing site traffic, luxury brand Cariloha leveraged display retargeting strategies across Facebook and traditional inventory to drive sales of its eco-friendly bamboo products. The results of this campaign showed that:

  • Returning site visitors spent 50% more than they did previously.
  • 68% of total site revenue was influenced by retargeting.


“It wasn’t until we started working with Rakuten Marketing that we understood how much incremental revenue retargeting could drive. The ability to quantify the specific value of our retargeting campaigns made Rakuten Marketing the obvious choice as a retargeting partner.”

Aaron Hobson, VP of Marketing, Cariloha