Affiliate Programs

Seeking Nominations for the Top Affiliate Programs for Influencers

Seeking Nominations for the Top Affiliate Programs for Influencers
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  • Business Insider releases a list of the hottest affiliate programs for social media influencers.
  • We want to hear from you about affiliate programs that offer the highest commission Prices, are the easiest to use, and offer the best products.
  • Please submit your ideas through this form by March 11th.
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Many micro influencers – like Caitlin Patton, who has 24,000 followers on Instagram – earn a portion of their income from affiliate links.

When Patton shares an outfit on her lifestyle and fashion blog or Instagram page, she links to clothing items through the RewardStyle affiliate program.

The program gives fashion influencers like Patton the option to include a link to the outfits on Instagram, giving followers access to purchase those pieces within the LiketoKnow.it app. RewardStyle and its mobile app are among the most popular affiliate programs in the fashion industry.

Influencers who use affiliate programs get commission from a sale through a special link on their Instagram page that leads to a third-party online store. They typically earn between 5% and 20% from commission selling, according to an industry professional at


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Business Insider releases a list of the hottest affiliate programs for social media influencers.

We want to hear from you. What influencer-focused affiliate programs are at the fore for social media content creators? We want to know which programs offer the highest commission rates, are easiest to use, and offer the best products.

Please submit your ideas through this form by March 11th, or enter the information below:

The list will be determined by Business Insider based on our reporting and the nominations we receive.

Check out our previous powerhouse lists, highlighting the 14 best talent managers and 18 most important talent agents in the YouTube influencer space, shaping the future of YouTube creators, to get a sense of what this list will look like.

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