One in five shoppers bought from a gift guide during the Holiday Season, reports Internet Retailer.
An affiliate gift guides are a great way for affiliates to help their users and profit during the holidays. Gift guides always rank as popular posts in November and early December as consumers search for unique and well suited presents for their loved ones. Help guide your customers to the perfect gift and you will be sure to see your conversions increase as well.
In addition, affiliate gift guides can provide passive income as these posts will optimize for the following year. Just make sure you validate your affiliate links each year to ensure everything is still working properly.
Below are recommendations on affiliate gift guides and where Robbins Interactive merchants fit in.
Treehugger Affiliate Gift Guide(Eco-friendly)
Perfect for vegans, environmentalist and treehuggers alike. The green category is one of the fastest categories in retailer. Consumers not only want a discount, they also want to feel good about their purchase.
Enter etnies! etnies offers a large, comfortable and fashionable selection of vegan shoes. In addition, their vegan shoes are part of a Buy a Shoe, Plant a Tree program. So it is really two earthy hugs for the price of one. The Jameson and Scout shoes are great for any affiliate gift guide featuring eco-friendly or vegan lfiestyles.
Etnies provides 15% commission with an AOV of $65 but of course higher during the holidays. Sign up today on Shareasale
Golfers and Other Athletes
I will let you in on a secret, golfers don’t really want another monogrammed golf ball. Creating an affiliate gift guide that recommends alternative gifts for golfers is a great way to win over your followers. Give your favorite golfer something practical and unique…give them Cleatskins. Stylish Cleatskins covers cleated golf shoes that are not allowed in the club house.
Cleatskins has you covered for all athletes ranging from wrestling, soccer, football, cycling, track and more. Starting at only $17.99, this unique gift is also an affordable one, starting at $17.95.
Cleatskins offers 15% commission with an average order size of $32. Sign up today on Shareasale.
For The Action Sports Lover
The Shareasale Sole Technology account includes all three top action sports brands: etnies, Emerica and Altamont Apparel. These brands are popular among tweens and young adults alike. Whether your recipient is into moto-x, surf or skate, you can find a great gift including popular hoodies or a new pair of shoes.
I hope this helps you develop your affiliate gift guide for the holidays. Be sure to check out our holiday promotions to make your call to action strong. Also contact me directly if you would like