New Merchants for May

We have 10 new merchants in our network so far this month! From biking brands like RoadKit, to companies like Wear a Mask Now, we’ve got a variety. Read more about them below!


Proudly Canadian, Roadkit is a fast-growing online retailer with a commitment to high quality internationally designed cycling kits for North American riders at all levels. We scoured the globe to find highly desirable cycling apparel brands to help you stand out in the peloton. 6% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



At Wedding Hashers customers often tell us that we are the best money they spent on their entire wedding. No we don’t provide venues, catering, or officiants – we provide wedding hashtags! Our goal is to pair pro writers with couples getting married to come up with the puniest possible hashtags given their names, hobbies, and wedding info. Some of our favorites are #LiveLongAndProsser, #YouveGotMayle, #ItsMientsToBe, and #PappelOfMyEye. 40% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



For more than forty years, ASP has had a single-minded focus on providing law enforcement officers with the finest tools for the safe performance of their duties, and industry-leading training in the use of those tools. Every day, professionals in over 100 countries trust our products and training with their lives—so they can’t afford less than the very best. 10% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



Trusted by Healthcare professionals & Pro Athletes: BioWave Technology has been prescribed to over 500 professional athletes and 100+ college sports teams. Our smarter pain blocking technology is designed to treat chronic & acute pain for most parts of the body. Our 13 years of Rx experience is now available without a prescription to everyone with chronic or acute pain. 5% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



At Wolf and Grizzly, we design award-winning tools to elevate your campfire cooking experience. Our products work seamlessly together and inspire our customers to explore their natural environment, finding adventure from their backyard to the backcountry. We have an enthusiastic community of users around the world, including overlanders, hikers, backpackers, hunters, bikepackers, and outdoor chefs of all kinds. 10% commission • 60 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



Introduce Pacsafe bags to your fans, followers and subscribers via links in your blog and emails or social media posts and earn commission on every purchase made by customers you have referred to Pacsafe.com. A great way to earn money while introducing backpacks, totes, sling packs and other styles your audience will love! 12% commission • 60 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



We are a personal protective equipment (PPE) company based in Indianapolis, IN. With all that’s going on in the world today your number one goal should be protecting yourself and your family, and that’s our goal. 10% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



Duck Camp is a performance apparel company specializing in Premium Outdoor Goods for every Cast and every Blast. The quickly growing company has curated lines of hunting, fishing and everyday clothing and prides itself on its proprietary camouflage patterns, superior fit and high-quality fabrics. 10% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



Bossman Brands leads the industry in HIGH quality and All Natural Beard Care products. Our line is a mix of essential beard care standards with a few revolutionary products not available anywhere else and are intended to change the way you care for your beard. The entire line is tested and developed personally to ensure performance and quality deserving of our name and your trust. 15% commission • 60 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



Hammock Gear was forged by the ardent DIY mentality of our founder who promptly committed to perfecting his sleep experience outdoors after completing a section hike of the Appalachian Trail in 2009. His revolutionary designs, coupled with an affinity to help other outdoor enthusiasts enjoy a better night’s sleep, was the catalyst to our formation as a manufacturing company. Specializing in hammock camping equipment, our premier line of down insulation is at the forefront of our niche market’s innovation. 3% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW


Introducing the New “Easy Link” Ad Tool

The new Easy Link ad bookmarklet tool allows affiliates to attach a bookmarklet to their browser’s favorite/bookmark bar. It works with all browsers and installs with a simple click and drag installation. Just visit the Easy Link ad tool page HERE, and drag the AvantLink logo into your browser’s bookmark bar.

Install by dragging the Easy Link logo into your bookmark bar.

Once the tool is installed, affiliates can visit merchant websites and click the Easy Link bookmark to create a tracking link to that page. It works for any page on the merchant’s website, so affiliates can deep-link to specific product pages.

Visit a merchant’s site and click Easy Link to quickly build a tracking link.

The Easy Link ad tool features:

  • Build tracking links without logging into AvantLink
  • Quickly share the tracking link to Facebook & Twitter
  • Bitly URL shortener

If you have any questions regarding the new Easy Link ad tool, please reach out to our support team HERE

AvantLink is a privately-owned affiliate network built on a quality-over-quantity approach and ethical business practices. From the start, AvantLink has focused on developing functionality & technology to solve common pain-points experienced by program managers in the industry. Our customers and clients are our priority, and we continuously raise the bar on customer service.

Additional New Merchants for April

We have 11 additional merchants for the month of April! From outerwear brands like Alpaka to CBD companies like SuperTrees, we have it all. Read more about them below!


Furrion has been developing innovative technologies and appliances for Recreational Vehicles and Off-Grid systems for over 10 years. Furrion strives to be an industry innovator, constantly advancing existing products and creating new technologies that propel the industry into the next generation of energy efficiency and product performance. Furrion currently manufactures its stylish and advanced product line for OEM manufacturers, the general boating, recreational, commercial, and industrial markets worldwide. Our mission is to reinvent luxury living. 7% commission • 45 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



ALPAKA was born in Melbourne, Australia in late 2016 with the simple premise of making better gear to improve your life. We knew there had to be a better solution to daily carry needs. So we began creating super functional, contemporary bags. What started as a side project, quickly developed into a passion for us and we continued designing and developing modern, durable gear. Our mission is to organize your life by building top-quality, contemporary goods so you can focus on what matters most. Every team member lives and breathes our core values: resilience, passion, empathy, eco-consciousness, honesty & customer-first approach. 8% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



The company has expanded far beyond mounts, designing and manufacturing industry-leading weapons, parts, and accessories that define innovation. When we say ZRODelta: The Delta is ZRO, we mean that the difference is ZRO. We are the change within the industry. 5% commission • 60 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



SuperTrees, based in Canby, Or., is one of the nation’s few CBD and Botanical vertical Farms – growing, cultivating, and producing Farm Fresh Hemp and Botanical Hand-crafted, premium supplement products. This unique concept makes us a perfect partner for you. 10% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



The Skullcandy affiliate program is a great way to earn commissions on the coolest Headphones and Earphones worn by the world’s top athletes and musicians. Be sure to sign up for the Skullcandy affiliate program and start earning today! 5% commission • 7 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



Maxpeedingrods with over 10+ years experience in automobile aftermarket specializes in high-performance racing parts, engine parts, with the combination of advanced manufacturing techniques, professional and innovative staff, and continuous programmers investment. We are standing here as a reliable team for any tuning projects. 8% commission • 60 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW DE! UK



Freedom Fatigues is an American Lifestyle apparel brand located just outside of Detroit. We are a Veteran/LEO owned and operated company dedicated to producing unapologetically patriotic apparel and accessories that are exclusively made right here in the USA. 8% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



PNW Components was founded on the belief that we, the cycling industry, can do better by our customers and fellow riders. We hate how expensive bike parts are and are continually seeking ways to make them more affordable and reliable for the everyday rider. We’ve spent years working in the industry as product managers, product developers, graphic designers, and engineers to learn about the manufacturing process and to deliver top tier quality products at a fraction of the cost of our competitors. 7% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



The Survival Summit is a production company that works with some of the best and most sought after experts in the survival, bushcraft, self-defense, and prepper industry. Our training films are available on DVD, USB, via Online Streaming, or streaming online through our Elite Membership. Our goal is to teach the basic survival skills necessary during any event. 20% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



MEAT! is an exciting new brand dedicated to the MEATIVORE, and we want you to be part of it. You know we’re all about processing meat, so now it’s time to make some dough. We’re an innovative team with reliable, high quality, commercial-grade products. So if you’re as passionate about MEAT! as we are, we want you to be a part of our team. 7% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



Beyond purification. Better than bottled. The AquaLiv Water System recreates the dynamics of a mountain spring under the kitchen sink to produce the best-tasting water you’ve ever had. AquaLiv Water is naturally alkaline, mineralized, and purified. AquaLiv has the highest customer satisfaction rate in the industry because our proprietary technology doesn’t stop at mere purification. It’s a difference you can taste. 10% commission • 60 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!


The Benefits of Partnering with a Dedicated Affiliate Network

There are many reasons to move affiliate relationships from the likes of an Amazon program to a network partnership like AvantLink.

  • Streamlined communication with internal company contacts. This may lead to more strategic partnership opportunities, such as product reviews or increased commission/flat fee payout arrangements. 
  • Direct merchant partnerships. This gives you the opportunity to promote a greater selection of products (color, size, etc.). 
  • Higher commission rates. Average commission rates range from 5%-10%.
  • Longer cookie durations. Average cookie durations range from 30-60 days.
  • Dedicated support from AvantLink’s account management and AvantLink support teams.

AvantLink partners with strong advertisers/merchants in product categories that will experience commission decreases on platforms like Amazon. Some examples include:

As publisher/affiliates review options to replace revenue lost from Amazon lowering affiliate commission rates, the AvantLink team urges you to consider applying for our networks.  It is as simple as clicking HERE.

New Merchants for April

We have 8 new merchants in our network so far this April! Including CBD brands like Beam and Miraflora, to clothing names like Dish Denim and Wildy Good. Read more about them below!


Since 2009, Helinox has brought comfort outdoors by designing premium packable furniture and accessories, so that you can be At Home, Anywhere. Furniture is meant to travel, so we’ve designed ours to be portable, durable and comfortable. So lightweight and compact, you’ll want to bring your own chair to any adventure or gathering. 8% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



From athletes to entrepreneurs, beam was founded on the spirit of pushing limits and pursuing passions. And we bring that mindset to everything we do. We created beam with the idea that when your inner world is great, your outer world will be great. We’re reimagining the path to feeling your absolute best by pairing high-quality ingredients with innovative products to seamlessly become part of your lifestyle and routines. 10% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



Life’s too short to fuss with your clothes. Dish Denim fabric flexes and moves. Our silhouettes offer mid-rise and full coverage so you can get dressed and then get on with your day. 2% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



Wildly Good creates the most comfortable socks on the planet. Our socks are designed to be blister-free, totally-tough, and anti-stink. We release new products to match each season and support an active lifestyle. Wildly Good is also a proud member of 1% for the Planet and donates a percentage of our funds to important environmental charities. 10% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



DECKED’s innovative truck bed storage solution lets you organize all of your tools and essential gear in two full bed-length drawers while maintaining full use of your truck’s bed. Incredibly durable, weatherproof and secure, your gear will be protected from the elements and out of sight and out of mind. 5% commission • 60 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



Dominique Cosmetics is a thoughtfully curated line where products are created to be multipurpose for the entire face. The larger pan size and color selections allow for all users to create any look imaginable and fills the void that Christen Dominique noticed the beauty industry was lacking. We provide an elevated beauty experience while creating a supportive community that empowers those who need it most. 15% commission • 60 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



At Ledlenser, we create light. Ledlenser is the global leader in portable lighting. While some believe that we already make the best lights in the world, we think we’re only at the beginning of our journey. We are obsessed with making great products even better and discovering new technologies, all with an acute focus on the highest quality in the world. 10% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



At Miraflora we believe that everyday wellness begins with harmony and balance. Our full-spectrum CBD infused products deliver harmony and balance in a premier natural solution. We grow our own hemp on a family-owned farm that was one of the original homesteads in Colorado and has been organically farmed by the same family for 3 generations and over 100 years. 15% commission • 60 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!


The Only Local SEO Guide You’ll Ever Need

Almost one-third of all mobile searches are location-based. Within two years, searches with the phrase “near me” practically doubled. Every time someone searches your product or service, you have the chance to appear.

With search engine optimization (SEO), you can make sure visitors see your website on search engines like Google.

Then, you can attract them to your website and turn that visitor into a paying customer.

Local SEO allows you to focus on consumers who live or work near your store. What exactly is local SEO, how can it help your business, and how do you get started?

Keep reading to find out!

What is Local SEO?

SEO on its own allows you to target consumers around the globe. With local SEO, on the other hand, you can focus on nearby customers.

You can read more here to discover the difference between organic and local SEO.

Your organic website content will rank higher on search engines like Google. You can also appear in the Local 3-Pack. The 3-Pack displays three local businesses on a map, which occupies prominent space on the top of a Google search.

Your Google My Business listing can also help you attract local buyers.

To develop a local SEO strategy, you’ll need to know more about your customers. Who are they? What content are they searching for online?

You can use Keyword Planner or Google Trends to develop a list of keywords. Then, you can use local landing pages and location-based keywords to boost your local rankings.

The Benefits of Local SEO

There are many ways a local SEO strategy can benefit your business. For starters, it’s free. If you’re a small business, local SEO is a cost-effective tactic for getting in front of customers.

Meanwhile, you don’t have to worry about training your budget.

Local SEO allows you to help nearby customers find you online. About 56% of mobile searchers are from consumers looking for business information. By focusing on your ideal customers, you’re more likely to generate high-quality leads and sales.

With local SEO, you can boost your ROI and grow as a business.

How to Get Started

Before using this local SEO guide, complete your keyword and customer research.

Then, update your Google My Business listing.

Make sure your business information is up-to-date. If your website appears on other online directories, make sure your info is consistent. Updating your listing will make it easier for consumers to find you online.

Are your customers happy and excited about your business? Ask them to post positive reviews on your Google My Business listing. When potential customers see these reviews, they’ll become more likely to trust your business.

Don’t forget to create location-based content on your website.

You’ll also need a link-building strategy to improve your page authority. As you strengthen your authority, your ranking will improve.

Your Local SEO Guide: Everything You Need to Boost Business

Put this local SEO guide to good use! With these tips, you can boost your ranking and get ahead of the competition. Start optimizing your content for local SEO today!

Searching for more tips? Explore the Business section of the blog today!

4 Start From Home Jobs

Many people live their lives from paycheck to paycheck and find themselves needing more money. It can be hard trying to get in some overtime at your job, which means you may have to find another way to receive some more income. You could start your own business at home in order to help out with your finances. Here are a few ideas of things you can start.

Liquidation

The resale market can pay great dividends. This is an opportunity to sell merchandise that is new or like-new to people at discounted rates. Many are looking for the best deal they can get no matter the item. It doesn’t take much to get into this type of industry. You can buy single pallets or truckloads of freight that you can then go through and sell items individually right from your smartphone.

Photography

If you like to be with people and capture special moments of time, photography could be a great job for you. Many people start off with a passion for this activity and then turn it into a job. There are so many different avenues of what you could choose to take photos of.

Graphic Designer

If you have a creative imagination, graphic design is a way to earn some extra money. Many times, businesses will hire people for their social media advertising, websites, and logo making. Many people start out doing small designs and then move to a larger scale once they are more familiar with it.

Landscaping

Landscaping is a very physical job to get into. You will be working outside, and it is often hard work. If you already have the equipment, there is no excuse for not trying to grow a business. If you do good work, people will often tell their friends and grow your business for you.

There are many opportunities for you to make some extra money. You can take almost any hobby and turn it into your own business.

5 Key Elements of a Truly Successful Digital Marketing Campaign

Wouldn’t it be great to see some business growth?

If you know how to run a digital marketing campaign, your chances for success go up exponentially!

If this is the first time you’re running a campaign, you might have some questions. Namely, where the heck do you even begin?

Be sure to keep reading, because we’re walking you through five key elements that every digital marketing strategy needs.

1. Clear Goals

The best digital marketing campaigns start with clear indications of what needs to be achieved. Moreover, those goals need to be as specific as possible.

Wanting more visitors to your website, for example, doesn’t give many indicators for success. On the other hand, aiming for a 25% increase in web traffic is much more attainable.

Try and follow the SMART guidelines and make your goals:

  • Specific
  • Measurable
  • Achievable
  • Realistic
  • Time-bound

The clearer your goals, the easier they’ll be to measure.

2. An Understanding of Your Audience

Now that you have your goals, you have to ask yourself: how can you best reach your audience?

This might require some research on your part. If you’ve yet to do so, now is the perfect time to create your customer persona.

Think of your customer persona as a fictional amalgamation of your audience. You’ll want to include their age, gender, education level, income, browsing habits, and so on.

With these in mind, you’ll have a better understanding of how and where to spread your message.

3. A Smart Budget

The great thing about the Internet is that you can do a ton of marketing for free. But at the same time, you’ll only get so far without spending money.

You might need to redesign your website or implement a pay-per-click (PPC) campaign, for example.

Budget wisely so you’re not surprised with a hefty bill at the end of your campaign. It may cost less to outsource your campaign marketing.

4. Great Content

No matter what services you offer or products you sell, content is king in the world of digital marketing. Blogs, videos, and social posts are cost-effective, easy, and efficient ways to reach your audience.

It’s important to note that your content shouldn’t aim to sell a product. While it’s fine to plug your business during your call-to-action and link to your website or other projects, the key purpose of a content strategy is to inform the reader.

Think of it as an appetizer of sorts.

5. Basic SEO Knowledge

For better or worse, Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is the crux of the digital marketing world. If you’re unfamiliar, SEO determines how and where a website ranks on search engines.

For reference, an estimated 82% of smartphone users research products they’re about to buy.

If your website is one of the first to show up when a customer does their research, you might be able to sway them into purchasing your product or choosing your website for the sale.

Some SEO basics to brush up on include:

  • Keyword research
  • Website optimization and mobile-friendly design
  • Image optimization
  • URL structure

Again, don’t be afraid to outsource.

Grow Your Business With a Great Digital Marketing Campaign

With these tips in tow, you’re sure to reach your goals.

Remember, the more you research, the better.

For more information on running a digital marketing campaign and growing your business, make sure to check back with our blog.

Additional New Merchants For July

We have 15 new merchants added to our network for the remainder of July. Read about them all below!


We are HEST Outdoors. Founded by a team of adventurers & product designers, our mission is to improve your experience in the great outdoors through sleep. We make products that rival the comfort of your home mattress in portable forms. HEST products guarantee a great night’s sleep wherever you choose to turn in for the night. 5% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



Manna Hydration is a fashion-forward reusable bottle brand that delivers reliable, durable bottles with expressive designs made to reflect every lifestyle and capture each unique personality. Manna features reusable bottles and accessories created by our world class design team located in the heart of Manhattan NYC. Our designs are inspired by the infamous Garment District where we are headquartered and they blend our high fashion surroundings with eco-style, professional engineering, and splash of fun resulting in unique shapes prints and designs. 5% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



Deeper Smart Sonar, the world’s first wireless echo sounder compatible with iOS and Android devices. Today, Deeper’s range of smart sonar devices are sold in more than 50 countries, enabling avid anglers from Sydney to Singapore, Michigan to Manchester to experience a completely new way of fishing. 7% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



The Iron Flask story began as a dream of three friends who were inspired to create the best sustainable water bottle ever. Founded in 2016, Iron Flask was created from love and a deep connection to a community that shares our vision of a better future for the planet and environment. This evolved into a quest to make this vision a reality by providing a stylish, cost-effective, and eco-friendly alternative to plastic bottles. 5% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



Fugoo has a long history in strategic product design of hardware and software. We have taken this expertise and continued crafting a line of consumer electronics around active outdoor lifestyles. Our Speaker Product Lines are award winning, most rugged speakers made all having IP67 ratings and built to go anywhere life takes you! 15% commission• 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



Partner with us and earn a commission as a Fish Hippie Affiliate by referring sales to our site! We, like you, have lofty goals and welcome the opportunity to partner up in creating a mutually beneficial partnership and collaboration. As a fast growing lifestyle apparel brand, we welcome the opportunity to partner with like-minded companies and publications in the coastal lifestyle, outdoor/active, and fashion industry. 7% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



It’s all about the hunt, the birds, family and friends. And, of course, the dogs. It was a sincere passion for all these things, plus an appreciation for aromatic, delicious-tasting coffee that inspired four upland hunters to create Gundog Grind. This small business in South Carolina is devoted to maximizing the social bonds created over coffee, family, dogwork, hunting and the outdoors. Gundog Grind aims to keep hunters fueled and passions lit so everyone can spend more time with their faithful companions and friends–new and old. 7.5% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



Windward combines the benefits of organic Full-Spectrum Hemp with therapeutic botanicals and adaptogens (plants that help the mind and body cope with stress). While CBD has many physical and mental benefits—and can provide immense amounts of support—it’s not a cure-all for all ailments. The synergy between plants and their active compounds is what truly enhances the entourage effect when taken in combination, creating a greater effect than CBD alone. 15% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



Founded in 2015, Super Speciosa is a consciously crafted brand of all-natural kratom leaf herbal supplements formulated to help users manage their health naturally. The company is vertically integrated and does not outsource any part of the manufacturing process. By maintaining complete control Super Speciosa achieves the highest quality control standards in the industry and is recognized by consumers as a trusted brand in a “buyer beware” market. Super is one of the first brands to be recognized to meet the standards of the American Kratom Association’s GMP Standard Program as a Qualified Vendor. 20% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



Home Owner Complete was designed to simplify the home buying process. With massive amounts of data and content available most buyers are let feeling overwhelmed. HOC provides information thats needed, gets rid of whats not and makes it a fun engaging experience for the consumer. 15% commission • 90 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



GRAYL empowers travelers and adventurers with water purifiers that drive self-sufficiency and safe passage anywhere on earth. Our purifiers have garnered 1000’s of five-star reviews on our website and are indicative of the brand trust we’ve accrued as being one of the recognized leaders in designing water purifiers for use during global travel, outdoor adventure, and survival. 8% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



Final’s first product, FinalStraw—the original reusable, collapsible straw—launched on Kickstarter in 2018. Since then, we’ve helped prevent over 300 million single-use straws from entering the environment, and we’re just getting started! Final is on a mission to reduce the need for plastics, empower individuals to change their buying habits, and raise awareness about the impacts of our everyday decisions. 10% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



BOA Skincare products are revolutionary and market-leading, giving the same effect as a chemical peel but without the chemicals. BOA will effectively remove your dead skin cells and speed up cell renewal, making way for the younger, healthier cells to surface, helping you to reveal your natural beauty. 7% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



For over 50 years Mustang Survival has been delivering confidence to those who work, play, or protect on or in the water. With every element of the product experience tucked tightly under our finger, and some of the most progressive engineers and designers creating customized products for every user we support, we truly challenge the status quo and change the standards of how marine gear is designed and built. 5% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!



The Nutrient Survival Affiliate Program provides online and social media partners with the opportunity to earn commission and receive personal discounts, all while being a leader in our mission to revolutionize what survival food should be. As the world’s first – and only – nutrient dense survival food, we are changing the game by providing great tasting foods that ignite the body’s natural power to defend. We go beyond surviving to thriving. 15% commission • 30 days cookie duration • APPLY NOW!