What is ShareASale?

ShareASale is a well-established affiliate network with over a hundred thousand publishers. There are over 15,000 merchants plugged into the ShareASale Network giving you a vast amount of retailers and individual products to promote. Each of these merchants has a different type of product that they’re selling. The large range means there should be good products and companies to promote in your niche, whether you are a blogger, YouTuber, use Facebook, Twitter, or even email newsletters.

You can see your statistics in real-time. All payments are consolidated from the programs you participate in, and are paid with one check or direct deposit.

ShareASale has a strict “No Software” policy which means you will not have to deal with affiliates utilizing Adware, Toolbars, or other desktop software.

In your account you can use the ‘payment trigger’ feature to manually set a higher payout level if you wish to build up a bigger balance and receive bigger payments less often rather than smaller monthly payments.

ShareASale is free to join.

Payment details for ShareASale

Payments to all affiliates are made in the USD currency. At ShareASale the minimum payout is $50. Money owed to you can be paid using these methods: , , , . The payment frequency of the ShareASale affiliate Network is Monthly, on 20th of each month.

Tracking and cookies

The tracking software used by ShareASale is their own in-house solution. Cookie length is Varies per merchant.

The main commission types used are: , , , .


A few of the niches/sectors ShareASale operate in:
  • Fashion
  • Home and garden
  • Jewelry
  • Gifts
  • Sports and fitness
  • Web hosting
  • Travel
  • Debt and finance
  • Automotive

That’s only a shortlist of some of the niches that merchant brands operate in, there are others too.

How to join the ShareASale affiliate Network

  • Read any other information you want to know.
  • To join you’ll see a link in the header section titled ‘Affiliate Sign Up’, click that.
  • Follow the process by entering all your details.
  • Submit the form and see whether your account gets approved or declined.

ShareASale alternatives

Here are other affiliate companies that may be similar to ShareASale:


Here's a few FAQs that may help you.

Which countries are members allowed from?
ShareASale welcomes members from a huge amount of countries, including USA, India, UK, Spain, Pakistan, and many more. When you register you have to select which country you live in.

Can I create an account if I don't have a website.
Even if you have no website you can still join because they allow other promotion methods too such as social media and email newsletters.

How do you find the best merchants?
Once you're logged into your ShareASale account you're able to find merchants using the 'Search For Merchants' section. From there you can alter the order of merchants by options such as '7 Day EPC' and 'Sale Commission'. Doing that will allow you to find the best merchants for your needs.