Still not sure where to start with Affiliate Marketing? No problem. Here are some great affiliate marketing programs that are perfect for animators.
Udemy is an American massive open online course provider aimed at professional adults and students. They offer 80,000 courses from 35,000 instructors that are backed by their 30-day money-back guarantee. Their affiliates can promote any courses and share custom links with their friends, family, and viewers.
CartoonSmart is a learning platform with over 2,500 lessons in digital illustration, animations, Adobe Animate, and more. As their affiliate, you can earn money by simply sharing links to product pages or articles on their site. You earn a commission when someone who follows your link purchases anything, not just a product you linked to. Plus, if they purchase a subscription, you earn money every month they are subscribed.
Bloop Animation helps students learn animation with their exceptional animation courses, short films, and books. Their affiliates can promote any of their products, including books and courses. They hosted their affiliate program themselves to provide their affiliates with personalize attention. They provide all the tools and resources need to get started.
Renderforest is an all-in-one platform for creating your intros, promotional videos, logos, or even a professional website. They provide each affiliate with a unique link to share. They have a unique affiliate program page so you can keep tracking of your commissions. You can request payments via PayPal at any time. You just have to message them, and they will quickly process your request.
Arteza is an online arts and crafts supplies for artists. They've partnered with Commission Junction to run their affiliate program. Arteza provides its affiliates with special offers, coupon codes, text links, banners, and reporting tools. Their target audience is artists of all ages and skill levels.
Envato Market is a group of themed creative marketplaces where you can buy digital assets to help build videos, graphics, websites, and more. Their customers can buy everything from video footage, Photoshop actions, to WordPress themes. They also offer training, courses, and tutorials to help you learn the skills to complete your project. Affiliates earn commissions when one of their referrals signs up for a new account and make their first purchase on any Envato Market site.
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