Snapdeal Affiliate program : Review and Commission structure

By | December 5, 2014

Snapdeal is the popular online market place in India, headquartered in New Delhi. It is the tough competitor for Amazon and Flipkart. It was founded in 2010 and initially started as online deals platform, but in September 2011 it become an full fledged online market place offering a collection of more than 4 million products from more than 20,000 sellers with shipping services to more than 4,000 cities and towns in India.

It offers wide range of products such as Mobiles & Tablets, Laptops & Gaming, Computers, Audio/Video, TVs, Movies, Cameras and other electronic appliances. It also includes Men and Women clothing, Sunglasses, Footwear, Watches, Bags & accessories, Fashion Jewelry, Perfumes, Beauty & gifting, Home & Kitchen appliances, Sports, fitness & outdoor fits, Toys & Baby care products and more.

Snapdeal affiliate program review

Snapdeal demand on its site is that they sell one saree for every two minutes, sell footwear for every 30 seconds. It is the first Indian marketplace to sell automobiles online. Indian online market space is growing 50% annually and if you are a blogger or webmaster, you can make money from these first growing online markets.

Indian smartphone manufacturers like Karbonn and Micromax has tie-ups with Snapdeal to come up with the exclusive launch of the handsets. Snapdeal on the debut day of Micromax A116 canvas HD received overwhelmed response and received order of 10,000 handsets with in 24 hours. Snapdeal’s popularity is growing day by day and the affiliate program has enable them to reach further promotions without paying extra for marketing.

Snapdeal affiliate program commission structure


Unlike Flipkart and Amazon which offers the affiliate commission depending on the product category, Snapdeal offers commission at flat 10% or Rs.400 maximum, which is better than Amazon or Flipkart if the product is priced less than Rs.10,000.

For content partners

  • Electronic categories: You are eligible for 10% to maximum of Rs. 1250
  • Other categories: You are eligible for 20% to maximum of Rs.1250

For Shopping partners

  • Electronic categories: You are eligible for 2% to maximum of Rs. 2500
  • Other categories: You are eligible for 10% to maximum of Rs.400

Commission rates are clearly mentioned in the table below.

 Product Category Fixed Advertising fee rates
Appliances 10%
Automotive 10%
Camera, Lenses & accessories 10%
Footwear 10%
Laptops, Computers 10%
Books, Stationary and Hobbies 10%
Sunglasses 10%
Watches 10%
Fashion Jewelry & gold 10%
Home & Kitchen 10%
Beauty&Hygiene 10%
TVs, Audio and video 10%
Luggage & Bags 10%
Sports, Fitness & Outdoors 10%
Mobile devices, tablets 10%

The orders would be approved after 30 days from the transaction has recorded and cancellation/returned orders would not be eligible for the referral fee. Cookie duration in the Snapdeal’s affiliate program would be 24 hours.

Snapdeal affiliate program Payout limit

Payment will be done through bank transfer and there is no minimum payout. To get the commission through the bank transfer you need to fill the billing details. Snapdeal supports the payment to affiliate through wire transfer with NEFT 30 payment method.

How to build affiliate links for Snapdeal

You can join the Snapdeal’s affiliate program by clicking on this link and here you need to enter your name, address and website name. After Snapeal approves it, you will get an affiliate id which is an unique number and you will find an offer id on dashboard of your affiliate program. To get the affiliate link just add,


Your performance and conversion report from the dashboard of the Snapdeal affiliate program.

Author: Peter Jacksonn

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