The Disclo’sure for Amazon Affiliate plugin is the fastest and easiest way to get your Amazon Affiliate site fully compliant with both the:
- FTC and Amazon required Affiliate Disclo’sure
- Amazon Trademark disclaimer
It places the pre-loaded disclo’sure text from Amazon in the right locations on your website with the bonus of tagging it so search engines will ignore the disclaimer and rank your content.
More to Amazon Affiliate Requirements than just a disclo’sure!
This plugin covers off two of the most important and difficult to execute parts of being compliant with the Amazon Associates program. However, there are other considerations as well which you can see here – Complete Guide on Amazon Associate Site requirements
Benefits of the Amazon Associate Disclo’sure Plugin
ONE – Simple Fast and No Setting Changes Required
It is rare that you can use a tool that achieves everything you need it to with so little effort on your end.
With this plugin in seconds you can have a compliant disclo’sure properly setup on your site. Simply…
- Done – You are compliant
TWO – Proper Google On Off Tags
Many people have recently and correctly moved their affiliate disclo’sure to the top of their articles. This affiliate disclo’sure text is incorrectly now being picked up by Google as the page description. This is a large problem for both search rankings and click through rate.
The solution is that using this plugin the Google Off / On tags are properly placed so that the disclo’sure text will be ignored by Google and your great content will be why they rank your page.
THREE – Fully Editable Text and Customizable Appearance
Although it is not needed and comes installed following your sites design with the text provided by Amazon you can both…
- Change the text to add additional disclo’sures or modify the words however you see fit
- Fully customize the section however you see fit
FOUR – Control Globally or on the Page/Post Level
Not every one of your posts/pages likely need the disclo’sure and you may not want them on every website.
You can easily and efficiently control which of the posts & pages see the disclo’sure text blocks.
Both global and local level controls are available.
What Else Is Needed to Stay Compliant With Amazon?
This plugin is the fastest most efficient way at getting compliant without impacting your SEO with 2 of Amazons requirements…
- Affiliate Disclo’sure
- Trademark Disclaimer
However there are many other requirements that the Amazon Associate program requires of a site. To get a complete list checkout this free Amazon Affiliate requirements guide.
Amazon and the Amazon logo are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.
1. From the dashboard of your site, navigate to Plugins –> Add New.
2. Select the Upload option and hit “Choose File.”
3. Upload the Amazon Associate Disclo’sure directory to the /wp-content/plugins directory
4. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
Configure (none required):
Go to settings – Amazon Associates Disclo’sure. They will automatically be enabled but you can customize the disclo’sure and formatting if you choose to.
Can I edit the disclo’sure?
Yes, you can edit the disclo’sure to whatever you want to include. Adding a link to your terms or disclo’sure page is popular.
Is Amazon Associate Disclaimer really free?
Yes, 100% free with no need for email opt in or anything else. Enjoy!
Will this plugin en’sure I am compliant with all of Amazon Associates Operating Agreement?
No, this plugin helps deal with 2 of the most commonly incorrectly done parts of the agreement… the affiliate disclo’sure and trademark disclo’sure. There are MANY other requirements that this plugin does not address.
Contributors & Developers
“Disclo’sure for Amazon Affiliate” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors
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Interested in development?
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Feb 26, 2020 – First Release