List of the 3 Best Luxury Affiliate Programs
Here are some of the best affiliate programs and networks to join when it comes to luxury shopping online. You’ll, for instance, find top designer brand stores and high-end watch stores here.
FlexOffers is a huge affiliate network with a lot of programs for most GEOs. Once you are accepted to join the network you can browse all the programs by category or by using the advanced search function.
Currently, there’s about 11,000 programs part of this network of which 3,700 are for the USA, 980 for the UK, as well as several programs for a lot of other countries. You can browse the programs before you join the network by clicking on “affiliate programs” on the top menu on their website.
The advanced search function can be really useful to filter the programs based on several options. You can, for instance, show all programs that allow deep linking, in the category of clothing and accessories, and are available in the USA. This search currently finds 850 matches.
FlexOffers has a dedicated section related to credit cards which require manual approval to get access to. You need to be able to refer at least 100+ credit card approvals a month and have a great website to qualify.
This affiliate network has tons of online luxury affiliate programs as part of it. Under the Clothing & Accessories category is a sub-category for Luxury Advertisers. It features about 140 advertisers. Some of the best ones according to network rank are the top designer clothing stores Farfetch, Net A Porter, Shopbop, MyTheresa, East Dane, Yoox, and InterMix. You'll also find many famous luxury brands like Marc Jacobs, Dior, and Kate Spade here.
CJ is a huge affiliate network featuring offers by a lot of the world’s most well-known brands, including global superstars like TripAdvisor, Samsung.com, and Ray-Ban.com.
Their publisher (affiliate) control panel is very modern and pleasant to the eyes. Easy to use also and provides a lot of information about each offer straight on the advertiser search page. You can also join the individual programs from that same page!
A nice feature about the advertiser search page is that you can filter the results based on useful things like “Serviceable area”, “Language”, and more.
Currently, the network has a total of 2,700+ different offers to promote, of which 1,875 available for USA customers, and 920 for UK customers, slightly less available for French, Spain, Germany, and other countries.
318 offers are currently available in Spanish, 325 in French, while 348 are available in German. There are also offers in other languages.
A search for "luxury" reveals over 210 affiliate programs at CJ. You'll find the affiliate programs for many of the world's top online luxury stores here. This includes designer clothing, shoes, and handbags stores like Vestiaire Collective, MyTheresa, Michael Kors, FORWARD, and LUISAVIAROMA. You'll also find the Jomashop affiliate program here. Jomashop has a great selection of high-end luxury watches.
They have an amazing directory under “Publisher > Advertiser Directory” on the top menu. The directory features all the advertisers / affiliate programs part of the network, and anyone can browse it without logging in. Make sure you set your preferred location by clicking on the flag icon at the top right of their site to show the correct programs for your GEO.
Awin has a neat function for finding high paying affiliate programs. You can sort the list of programs part of the network (after applying relevant filters like GEO and category) by EPC. This will show the highest paying affiliate programs when averaging out what affiliates are able to earn on each click they send the advertiser.
Some of the best paying offers at this time are related to real estate. This is when filtering by US offers. Note that you need to set a GEO or else the list will be made up of different currencies that will mess up the sorting.
Blueground is a website for fully furnished and serviced premium apartments and has a $5.95 EPC at Awin. It is a new program so numbers might change soon though.
Top Villas has been a part of the network much longer and has an average EPC of $3.19 with its global luxury villa renting service. They pay affiliates a 5% or 10% revenue share. Considering how much these villas cost to rent you can earn a lot by sending them business!
Top Villas is the highest paying luxury affiliate program part of Awin for the US market. At least according to its high average EPC of $3.19. It is a global luxury villa renting service. They pay affiliates 5% to 10% commission. In total, there are about 60 affiliate programs matching the word "luxury" for the US market, over 250 for Europe, and a few for other GEOs.