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    Running Amazon Affiliate links through Facebook Ads?

    I am having a site with Amazon Affiliate links on it and going to use Facebook Ads to promote my site and increase sales for Amazon products. Is it valid? I ask this because I have never tried this method before and I am afraid if it is illegal with Facebook ad's TOS?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nemanja View Post
    I am having a site with Amazon Affiliate links on it and going to use Facebook Ads to promote my site and increase sales for Amazon products. Is it valid? I ask this because I have never tried this method before and I am afraid if it is illegal with Facebook ad's TOS?
    It really depends on your target market and geographical locations. I'm from the Philippines and Facebook I think prohibits link promotions. Everytime I advertise my links, Facebook gives me a warning that posting affiliate links according to their community standard is prohibited. But a year ago it was okay.

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    I am under the understanding that facebook doesn't mind you doing this, but amazon does and will shut users down for using affiliate links in FB ads. Probably worth a shot though if you can target an audience and suggest a relevant product.

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    Quote Originally Posted by zomgmike View Post
    but amazon does and will shut users down for using affiliate links in FB ads
    Can I know the reason for this? By their TOS'?

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