If you have a website that attracts visitors who are interested in buying new cars, you can join the Edmunds affiliate program to monetize your site and make money through qualified referrals. The Edmunds affiliate marketing program would allow your site’s visitors to interact with car dealers using trusted and established Edmunds.com tools and services. The program, which is ideal for auto enthusiast sites, car information sites, and financial advice sites, comes with a commission of $5 – $8 per qualified lead.
Edmunds.com is the Internet’s pioneer and leader in providing unbiased automotive information, tools, and services for consumers. Edmunds.com is the most comprehensive source of automotive information available to consumers. It is a premier car shopping website and a leading source of new car leads in the industry. Since 1966, millions of consumers have turned to Edmunds when car shopping. To know more about the brand, check out this video:
Edmunds Affiliate Program
To get started with the Edmunds affiliate program, you need to open a Commission Junction account first and fill out an online form. Once you get approved by CJ, you can apply for the Edmunds.com affiliate program. Edmunds affiliate team will review your application within 2 business days and send you a welcome email with further instructions.
As an approved affiliate, you can incorporate an Edmunds.com banner, widget or text link on your site. If visitors click on your Edmunds links and are directed to Edmunds.com and they submit a new car lead form or request a Price Promise certificate on Edmunds.com, you will get paid a commission.
Although the Edmunds affiliate program is free to join and there are no maintenance fees, only US affiliates are accepted into the program. Also, websites offering incentives are not eligible to join. As an affiliate, you can only use Edmunds-approved creative. The use of the Edmunds.com name and trademark in an email and social marketing campaign (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat) is not allowed. On top of it, search bidding on the Edmunds trademark or any variation of or use of the trademark as title, description and or display URL is prohibited.
$5 – $8 per qualified lead
The default commission rate is $5 per qualified lead. However, top-performing affiliates may be eligible to get commissions up to $8 per qualified lead.
Why Join Edmunds Affiliate Program?
- Commission for each New and Used Car Lead Form submitted and Price Promise Certificate requested by referred visitors
- Custom commission terms available to top affiliates
- A wide variety of banners, widgets and text links
- Online access to detailed performance reports
- Monthly commission payouts
- Full time dedicated affiliate manager