Higher-End Products = Bigger Amazon Commissions

As an Amazon Associate, you can earn advertising fees on a sliding scale of 4% up to 8.5% and in some cases, more or less, depending upon the product category. If you’re wondering how you can maximize your Amazon commissions, why not promote some higher-priced products? Here’s what happened to one of our Fresh Store Builder members …

A Nice Amazon Commission On Just One Product

A member of our Fresh Store Builder community shared his story about a big commission he received for just one product. While we can’t divulge his niche, you can clearly see the benefit in targeting higher-end products.

Amazon Commissions - FSB Member

Read this Fresh Store Builder members success story and more details over on our forum.

High-Ticket Products Can Produce Lucrative Commissions, But …

To be sure, a high-priced product will yield a bigger commissions, but there is a caveat … you have to be able to pre-sell that product effectively so that clicking the “BUY Now” button becomes a no-brainer.

It’s important to:

  • Know your audience and what they are looking for
  • Brand yourself in a way that attracts that audience
  • Supply relevant, high-quality content with a call-to-action

It’s not about slapping a bunch of expensive products on your site and hoping people will click-through. You have to be strategic in your approach.

What Are Some High End Products You Can Promote?

Well, there are quite a few to choose from within a range of categories. That’s why presenting an exhaustive list in this post is not possible. However, here are some “types” of high-end products that people are willing to pay big money for:

  • Camera Equipment
  • Luggage
  • Canoes & Kayaks
  • Diamond Jewelry
  • Watches
  • Designer Handbags
  • Go Carts & ATVs
  • Fitness Equipment
  • Gun Safes
  • Outdoor Grills
  • Surf Boards & Paddleboards
  • Telescopes
  • Diving Equipment
  • Binoculars
  • Bikes & Scooters
  • Generators
  • Outdoor Sheds & Shelters
  • Robotics
  • Snow Throwers
  • Quadcopters
  • Greenhouses

And don’t forget …  Amazon sells almost everything which includes industrial products, too. From power inverters to forklifts which are sure to generate some hefty Amazon commissions.

Know Your “Amazon Commissions”

By the way … have you ever checked out the tables showing the range of advertising fees you can earn as an Amazon associate?  If not, take a moment to check out: “Fixed Advertising Fee Rates for Specific Product Categories.”

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