What Affiliate Bloggers Need to Know about the FTC Disclosure


This post explains what Affiliate Bloggers Need To Know about the FTC Disclosure.

FTC in case you are not aware, or don’t know stands for

Federal Trade Commission

Now you are possibly thinking, how does the FTC Disclosure affect me

Its very simple, way back in 2009, the FTC made a ruling, which stated that every company, and individual

Engaged in the practice of Affiliate Marketing, whether its through a blog like this, or by endorsing a company whose products you like

Has to disclose, if they receive a commission from any sales made through the links on their site.


Well there are a whole list of reasons as to why. Those reasons are detailed fully and documented in the FTC’s own guide on this matter

FTC Guide

About the Author Dave Hayes

I'm Dave Hayes, and am based on the South Coast of the UK, in West Sussex Since 2000, I have been associated with online affiliate marketing, it is for me the most stable and secure way of earning an income in this modern world In 2009 I made the decision to go full time in this niche sector by sharing How To Info Products, with other Home Business Owners, that solve their business problems I use the Wealthy Affiliate platform for hosting, because they have excellent WordPress, Affiliate Marketing & Social Media training, which is second to none To find out how you can become a Wealthy Affiliate, with your own home based blog business, just like this and be shown how to earn a serious income online, working smarter not harder, simply contact me via any of the social media channels shown below

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