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Publishers

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 audience with links to products they’ll enjoy. 

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Training and Support

Our educational tools and training help you optimise 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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    Curate
    Create customised product showcases to match your content and audience.
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    Automate
    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 personalised 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.
  • Online to Offline
    Expand your impact on in-store sales and earn commission on the transactions you drive.
AMEX
ASOS
Appliances Online
Bonds
Hunter
Lorna Jane
Macys
Papa Johns
Rakuten Securities
Ray-Ban
Saba
Sportscraft
Surf Stitch
Virgin Holidays
Webject.com.au
YOOX
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Rakuten Marketing & American Express
Increased Sales by USD$2.5M MoM

Understanding the potential of Korean cross-border trade, American Express Korea forged an exclusive partnership with Rakuten Marketing to create a first-in-market bridge between affiliate advertisers and the “registered card” model. This partnership allows international advertisers to generate brand awareness and grow their consumer base in this highly lucrative region.

The most successful American Express Korea and Rakuten Marketing campaign drove more than USD$2.5M in sales during a one-month period.

  • Campaigns increased monthly Korean sales within a target audience by 920%
  • The average order value with American Express cardholders in Korea increased by 86%
  • Highest-performing campaigns reached close to 6 million Korean consumers.


“Working with Rakuten Marketing Asia Pacific we could forge a partnership that speaks to our target audience and drives significant sales from our cardholders. With the partnership going from strength to strength, we look forward to expanding this project in the coming years to help bring top exposure and brand awareness to even more Rakuten Marketing advertisers in South Korea.” 

Marketing Director, American Express Korea

 

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Rakuten Marketing & Bonds
66% Growth in Program Publishers

Upon launching with the Rakuten Affiliate Network, Bonds were working with multiple affiliate networks. In June 2015, Bonds decided to migrate their program and work exclusively with Rakuten Marketing to consolidate the management of their affiliate program and grow revenue through the channel.

  • 66% growth in publishers on the program
  • Continual publisher recruitment with content and mummy blogger focus
  • Ongoing Pacific Brands program growth, launching Berlei and Sheridan affiliate programs on the Rakuten Affiliate Network

 

“Since migrating exclusively to the Rakuten Affiliate Network, the program has seen consistently strong growth. We have a fantastic relationship with our account manager who has been integral to the expansion of the channel through continually working to provide new opportunities and to promote our brands to the publisher community.”

Head of Online, Pacific Brands

 

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Rakuten Marketing & STYLEBOP.COM
50% Increase in Orders 

After years of international growth, luxury fashion retailer STYLEBOP.com decided to focus on global reach through affiliate partnerships. After working successfully with Rakuten Affiliate Network in the US and UK for a number of years, STYLEBOP.com launched its Asia-Pacific (APAC) and Japanese Affiliate programs with the Network in August 2015.

  • Overall orders grew 50% YoY
  • Through the careful selection of publishers, the brand has built long-term partnerships with strategic and coherent growth

 

“We chose Rakuten Affiliate Network in these markets due to their proven expertise in the fashion space and the APAC region. Together with their broad luxury publisher pool and excellent customer services, we were confident that they would have a significant impact on our objective of increasing brand awareness among high-end fashion customers in APAC.”

Hanna Tuchnitz, Affiliate Marketing Manager, STYLEBOP.com

 

 

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Rakuten Marketing & Vinomofo
48% Lift in Revenue

Australian online retail success story Vinomofo were excited to embrace new marketing technology.  After relying predominately on Facebook and Search as marketing channels, they wanted to expand their media mix to drive new site visitors and increase the volume of sales through retargeting.

  • 82% increase in ROAS for prospecting
  • 52% increase in conversion rate for prospecting campaign
  • Retargeting drove 51% increase in sales volume
  • Retargeting click-through rates increased by 25%

 

“The use of the display channel has been a phenomenal success of Vinomofo. The team at Rakuten Marketing have proven the power of dynamic creative and personalisation in retargeting campaigns, and further highlighted the necessity of creative marketing fueled by data in order to reach your audience and grow your brand.”

Kip McMillan, Head of Marketing, Vinomofo