Affiliate success comes down to partnerships

Affiliate Marketing

LinkShare is now Rakuten Affiliate Network!

We’re one of the only affiliate networks to facilitate long-term, profitable partnerships between advertisers and publishers. Our network is select and global. And premium technology is our promise—making tracking, payment and reporting effortless.

We invite you to experience for yourself why LinkShare, now Rakuten Affiliate Network, was voted the #1 Affiliate Network five years in a row.

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Advertiser Services
Publisher Services
Affiliate Marketing

Advertiser Services

Receive Affiliate Marketing advice that drives results. Our expert account managers are focused on achieving your marketing objectives and protecting your brand. We'll work with you to identify the best potential publishers for your business and design a service level appropriate to your goals.

Why Rakuten Affiliate Network?

Discover publishers
you can trust

Discover publishers you can trust

We provide access to thousands of publishers recruited daily worldwide. Search by product category, traffic, consumer geography and other criteria meaningful to your campaign.

All publishers must meet pre-approved requirements before qualifying for our network and are regularly monitored for compliance. They are trained to meet your needs through coaching and incentives from our publisher team.

Benefit from accurate, reliable technology.

Dashboard Dashboard reporting features to help you identify actionable trends

Dashboard
Dashboard reporting features to help you identify actionable trends

Transaction Reports Patented tracking technology ensures report accuracy

Transaction Reports
Patented tracking technology ensures report accuracy

Tools Easy-to-use tools to upload ad or voucher code links

Tools
Easy-to-use tools to upload ad or voucher code links

Commissions Reliable online payment options

Commissions
Reliable online payment options



Having an established global leader like Rakuten Marketing operating locally will raise the standard of affiliate marketing for publishers across the board. Innovation by affiliate marketers will provide Australian consumers with a greater opportunity to research products and services.

Appliances Online

Having an established global leader like Rakuten Marketing operating locally will 

At LivingSocial we decided to re-launch our affiliate program in early May 2014. From the moment they pitched to us, Rakuten impressed us with their pro-active, service focused approach. They've been great at recruiting new publishers and working with us to build and strengthen relationships with our top affiliates. Our program has grown significantly over the last 6 months, partly due to the outstanding efforts from the Rakuten team.

LivingSocial

At LivingSocial we decided to re-launch our affiliate program in early May 2014. 
Omni service technology

Omni service technology

True added value whether by utilising more than one service.

With Rakuten Marketing, you have access to our suite of omni-channel tools. From measurement, to installation, to unparalleled data quality, you can optimise your media spend beyond what you imagined possible. Even clients who use an individual service are provided with cross-channel data and insights to make smarter decisions.

EXPLORE THE BENEFITS OF OMNICHANNEL MARKETING

Publisher Services

Earn commission directly
from your site

If you have a loyal following or regular daily visitors, you may have considered becoming a publisher. We highly recommend it.

Earn commission directly from your site

Affiliate marketing provides consumers with an organic way to discover new products and services from sources they trust. It's the fastest way to earn money from website traffic. You'll partner with recognised brands in numerous product categories - including fashion, luxury, beauty and lifestyle.
We welcome diverse publisher models, and membership is free. Join now.

Access tools to launch a profitable program.
Our online dashboard gives you exactly what you need to run an effective affiliate program. Track commissions, payments, links and plug-ins from one location. Real-time data allows you to monitor your progress over time.

Receive training and incentives

Receive training and incentives
  • Handy reference materials and video tutorials on our website
  • Monthly newsletters with tools, insights and promotions
  • In-person training provided at international publisher university session

Flipit.com/au is really happy with the team at Rakuten Marketing. They have several programmes that are interesting for us, they communicate quickly and help us when we need support. We would definitely recommend them.

Flipit.com/au

Flipit.com/au is really happy with the team at Rakuten Marketing. They have several 

The Rakuten Marketing team has the capability to build relationships with strong brands and that enables us to deliver value to our customers, this is in addition to their outstanding account management and a platform that is easy to use.

Simon Szewarch
Chief Executive Officer
StartHere

The Rakuten Marketing team has the capability to build relationships with strong 

Rakuten Marketing are definitely on our list of most trusted affiliate partners due to their receptiveness and insightful marketing services. We at CUPONATION Malaysia & Singapore would delightfully recommend them!

cuponation.com.my

Rakuten Marketing are definitely on our list of most trusted affiliate partners due 

Rakuten Marketing provide a powerful platform that enables us to efficiently connect with and promote leading advertisers on Bargain Spot. They have a great team behind them that always provides an exceptional level of customer service. Highly recommended!

Justin Gray
Founder
BargainSpot.com.au

Rakuten Marketing provide a powerful platform that enables us to efficiently 
Rakuten PopShops

Rakuten PopShops

User-friendly publisher tools

Rakuten PopShops (our sister site) is the top data feed solution for publishers, with over a million plug-ins to choose from. Get storefronts, InText ads, shopping API and more!

Visit Rakuten PopShops