What makes Rakuten Affiliate Network different from other affiliate networks?
There are many marketing networks to choose from and you want to spend your valuable time on the network that will generate the most commissions for your business. Rakuten Affiliate Network (formerly Rakuten LinkShare) maintains one of the most successful affiliate marketing networks in the world. Leading publishers and advertisers from almost every vertical have chosen Rakuten Affiliate Network to help increase their online revenue. We stand apart from other affiliate marketing networks in terms of experience, technology, and network quality and integrity.
Rakuten Affiliate Network has signed on some of the most prestigious and well-known brands in the world including Wal-Mart, Macy’s, Clinique, OfficeDepot, Starbucks, and hundreds more!
Technological Innovation Drives Results
Rakuten Affiliate Network's user interface for publishers – the Publisher Dashboard – receives rave reviews. A simple, elegant design allows you to easily find and join programs and then locate the best links for your website. Plus you can see how your commissions are stacking up at any given moment in time with our easy-to-understand reporting capabilities.
Unlike some affiliate marketing networks, Rakuten Affiliate Network offers many innovative link technologies that help you keep your advertiser links fresh and up-to-date including Merchandiser Product Feeds; API Developer Portal for access to our APIs, DRM (Dynamic Rich Media), Flex Links for video, widgets, and Flash content; and the Bento Box, where you can find cutting edge features and apps designed to help you increase productivity. Explore this Publisher Help Center for more information on Rakuten Affiliate Network tools and technology.
Customer Support and Education
Excellent Publisher Support is provided via email and phone and our Publisher Help Center is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week for you to find what you need fast. We also host monthly Publisher Webinars to keep you up-to-date on the latest industry trends, data, best practices and tips from our Rakuten Affiliate Network experts. Our global customer conferences provide opportunities for you to learn, network, make partnerships and grow your affiliate program.
Still have more questions? Use the SUPPORT tab at the top of the page or this link to find the email or phone Customer Support contacts for your location.