Llewellyn Affiliate Program
Please Note: Our Affiliate Program is currently inactive as we undergo some changes to the program. Please check back for status updates.
Join our affiliate program and earn 8% commission on all products from the world’s oldest and largest New Age publisher!
Llewellyn is excited to be partnering with
(also known as CJ and CJ Affiliate by Conversant; we may use these
interchangeably to refer to the same program) to provide website owners,
bloggers, booksellers, and authors with the opportunity to make money by
referring customers to www.Llewellyn.com and www.MidnightInkBooks.com to
purchase books, tarot decks, astrology reports, or any of the hundreds
of products we sell on our website.
Benefits of joining our affiliate program include:
- 8% commission on all products
- 45 day credit for customer referrals
- Exclusive coupons and special offers
If you are an approved publisher with CJ, click here to log in to your account and apply for our program.
Click here to become a member of Commission Junction. Once you have created your account, you can apply for the Llewellyn Affiliate Program.
After you’ve joined our program, be sure to opt-in to our monthly affiliate newsletter for up-to-date information on new releases, best-selling titles, upcoming promotions, new links and exclusive program offers.
You can also stay informed on the latest Internet and Affiliate Marketing news and information by reading our dedicated affiliate program blog .
To learn more about the Llewellyn Affiliate Program, browse through our list of frequently asked questions or email our Affiliate Program Manager at AffiliateProgram@llewellyn.com if you have any questions not covered on this page.
What is an affiliate program?
An affiliate program is a business relationship in which a company offers interested individuals/organizations the opportunity to earn commissions by referring their website visitors to the company's website.
By joining the Llewellyn Affiliate Program and linking to our website through text links, banner ads, or product images, you can earn a percentage of the revenues that are generated from customers who visit Llewellyn.com through links on your website or blog and purchase our products.
How do I get started?
If you are an approved publisher with Commission Junction, click here to log in to your account and apply for our program.
Click here to become a member of CJ and apply for the Llewellyn Affiliate Program.
Does it cost anything to be a Llewellyn affiliate?
Llewellyn Affiliate Program is 100% free! It costs nothing to join—there are no start up fees, hidden costs, or other charges for membership.
What type of sites can become Llewellyn affiliates?
Llewellyn is open to establishing relationships with all sites that are interested in selling our products. However, before you can become a Llewellyn affiliate, we will need to review the content and design of your site to ensure that it meets our guidelines.
In general, we prefer to work with sites that:
- Are well designed and aesthetically pleasing.
- Do not use inappropriate content or other offensive material.
- Are completely functional, up, and running.
We reserve the right to temporarily turn down any site that is down or is currently under heavy construction. However, once the site has been completed and is fully functional, the site may reapply to our affiliate program at any time.
Are there any restrictions or guidelines for the design of my site?
We believe each affiliate should have the freedom to design their site and promotional programs as they choose. However, the site must be designed to meet the standards set by Llewellyn as stated above.
I don't have a web site yet. Can I still apply to be an affiliate with Llewellyn?
No, you must have an existing web site to become a Llewellyn affiliate.
What if I want to frame the Llewellyn site?
At Llewellyn, we realize that driving traffic to your site is very important. You may frame our site; however, we do ask that you make sure all the correct coding is used on the pages where our site is framed.
If my web site is based outside of the United States, can I become a Llewellyn affiliate?
Yes, we encourage all sites, wherever they may reside, to become a Llewellyn affiliate.
May I use content from the Llewellyn site on my own site?
Yes, you may utilize any of the articles or other content on Llewellyn.com as long as you reference the source of the content you are using and provide a link back to our website within the article or content.
We request all affiliates using content from our site cite the following copy at the end of the article or other content being posted:
Republished courtesy of Llewellyn.com. Copyright © 20XX [year], Llewellyn Worldwide Ltd.
May I use content from Llewellyn books on my own site?
No, unless the content has been published on the Llewellyn.com website. Please see the previous question for citation and link requirements.
Can I order from the Llewellyn catalog or web site?
Of course! In fact, we encourage you to purchase from us so you can experience for yourself the quality and care we put into every order we receive from our customers.
Who do I contact if I have any other questions?
At Llewellyn, we want to make sure that you have all the assistance you need to become a top affiliate. If you have questions that are not covered in the FAQ page for our program or are experiencing technical difficulties, send an email to our Affiliate Program Manager at AffiliateProgram@llewellyn.com
What if I have a suggestion or comment?
We love to get feedback from our customers and affiliates. We believe that comments and suggestions from these two groups are a critical aspect of achieving our organizational goals.
Please feel free to send an email to our Affiliate Program Manager at AffiliateProgram@llewellyn.com if you feel there is something we could be doing better or if you have an idea on how we might improve or enhance our affiliate program.
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Where will I find Llewellyn banners, images, and text links?
Once you've been approved for our affiliate program, you will be provided with instructions on how to obtain banners, product links, and text links for Llewellyn through your CJ account.
How do I create links to the Llewellyn web site?
You will be provided with instructions on how to create banner, product links, and text links for Llewellyn from your CJ account once you are approved for our program.
Commission Junction provides excellent reference materials on how to create and manage links in their Help Center for publishers.
Will you assist me with setting up links on my site?
Yes and no. You are responsible for the content of your site as well as choosing the links that you will use to send your visitors to Llewellyn. You are also responsible for incorporating those links into the structure of your site. However, we are willing to provide assistance on technical issues or problems you have with any of the banners, text links, or images we have created.
How can I promote Llewellyn?
You may promote Llewellyn by using the banners, text links, and other images we have created for our program. We have found that incorporating links into the content you have created for your site is the most effective marketing tool for generating sales. In addition, affiliates who have used links in e-mail newsletters or campaigns have found this to be a highly effective means for driving product sales.
May I link to Llewellyn from more than one web site?
Yes. You are welcome to link to Llewellyn from multiple sites as long as these sites meet the approval criteria as described above, which is required to join our program. All URLs you will be linking from must be submitted to us for approval before posting any banners, images, or links for Llewellyn.
Can I link my site to Llewellyn.com and to other online stores at the same time?
Yes. You may have links with other online retailers if you choose to join their affiliate programs.
Can I take orders on my site and forward this information to Llewellyn for order fulfillment?
No. Llewellyn will process all orders directly.
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How does Llewellyn track the sales that are generated by my site?
Llewellyn tracks sales using the state-of-the-art technology provided by Commission Junction.
Will I earn anything for referring other affiliates to Llewellyn's program?
No. At this time, Llewellyn is not currently paying for affiliate referrals, but we do sincerely appreciate your endorsement of our program.
How much do I get paid?
As a member of Llewellyn's program, you will earn commissions based upon the amount of sales you refer to our site each month.
What products can I earn commissions on?
Llewellyn pays commissions on all of the products that can be purchased through our website, with the exception of: astrology software, bundled sales (such as buy-one-get-one), Noel Tyl's Astrology DVDs, Illuminated Chakras DVD by Anodea Judith, and the Ananda Nidra CD by Mark A. Michaels & Patricia Johnson.
Do you compensate affiliates if a customer doesn't make a purchase on their first visit, but returns later to buy a product?
Yes, using CJ's tracking technology we are able to credit affiliates for all customer purchases that occur within the first 45 days after their initial visit to our web site.
When and how often do I get paid?
All commissions are paid and distributed by Commission Junction.
Visit the CJ Help Center for more information on payments.
How do I keep track of the sales my site has generated and the commissions I have earned?
Once you are a Llewellyn affiliate and a member of Commission Junction, you will be able to run a wide variety of reports after logging in to your account. These reports will provide you with information on your website's sales, link performance, and many other important statistics you will want to track to maximize your site's sales potential.
Do you have sales quotas?
No. We do not require our affiliates to meet sales quotas.
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How do I change my account information?
As a Llewellyn affiliate and publisher with Commission Junction, if you need to make changes you can easily update your account.
Visit the CJ Help Center for more information onon how to update your account.
How do I cancel my account?
You can terminate your affiliation with Llewellyn at any time through your Commission Junction Account Manager by displaying your current advertisers, locating Llewellyn on your advertiser list, and clicking on the "Deactivate Relationship" within the “Actions” menu.
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Can I change or personalize the images provided by Llewellyn?
No, you may not alter any of the images provided by Llewellyn.
What kind of advertising can I do?
We encourage all of our affiliates to use their own creativity in advertising and promoting Llewellyn. You may promote our company and products in newsletters or e-mails to your site subscribers, by writing articles, or—even better—order from Llewellyn and write a customer testimonial or book review.
What kind of advertising is prohibited?
As a Llewellyn affiliate, you are prohibited from promoting our company or products by sending unsolicited e-mails (AKA spam). Violation of this policy may result in termination of your relationship with Llewellyn.
Can I do a press release or other kind of announcement regarding my affiliation with Llewellyn?
Yes. However, any announcements made to the media regarding Llewellyn or its products must be provided to us for review and authorization before they are submitted to the media.
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