LinkedIn is the number one social network for professionals, so naturally, it can be a great social network to use to generate income in many different ways. We know you’ve read plenty of posts about how to create your profile, create a company page, and generate traffic back to your website, so we’re going to skip all of that and dive right into ways you can use LinkedIn to make money online by growing your mailing list, selling products, offering services, finding advertisers, increasing book sales, promoting affiliate products, and getting hired for your dream job.

Everyone knows that the money is in the list, whether you are selling your own products and services or marketing affiliate products. Here are some ways you can build your mailing list on LinkedIn.Build my connections is proud to offer an affiliate program for individuals or groups that love LinkedIn as much as we do!

You can join the Build my connections affiliate program and Grow your business with affiliate marketing. Affiliate programs have a lot of perks for your marketing and branding efforts. They use a network of professional marketers to promote your products, who only get paid when those products get sold.

Learn how to start your own affiliate program with these tips from affiliate marketing expert Paul Wayne. look at different program structures, compensation models, terms and policies, and more. Our team will show you how to launch your program and recruit and manage affiliates.

  • Branded affiliate dashboard Affiliates can see their stats and share the referral link from their own private dashboard.
  • Paypal Mass Payments Pay hundreds of affiliates in just two minutes thanks to our Paypal Mass Payments feature.
  • Two-sided rewards Reward both your promoters for referring sales and their friends for signing up with cash, discounts, credits…
  • Personalized referral link and coupon code tracking You can track sales by discount coupon codes alone, email or personalized referral links.

Built for subscriptions

Dealing with recurring and one-time charges, upgrades, cancellations, refunds, expired CCs ? Build my connections knows how to automatically adjust commissions for any billing event.

  • recurring commissions in sync with users’ subscription
  • automated refunds and chargebacks tracking
  • commissions are verified and approved automatically
  • you can set different rewards for each pricing plan

Launch affiliate and referral campaigns with ease


Build my connection’s step by step setup makes it super easy to get started and launch your first affiliate program, no matter how simple or complex your affiliate scheme is.

  • Robust segmentation – Each campaign can have its own affiliates, commissions/rewards structure, messaging(emails), links and signup pages
  • Flexible commissions – You can set percentage or fixed commissions, with a different first month amount or limited time recurring commissions.
  • Campaign bonuses – Promoters can get bonuses when they sign up to a campaign or successfully refer a set number of customers.
  • Private campaigns – You can create private campaigns for different events and invite only specific affiliates to promote them.
  • Team commissions – Campaigns can be managed by different team members and they can receive commissions based on the campaign performance.
  • Multi-level rewards – You can structure your campaigns as multiple levels. When affiliates reach a target, they can be “levelled up” to the next campaign.

Automatically activate and engage your promoters

Activate and on-board your new affiliates with pre-made, customizable drip emails. FirstPromoter also keeps your promoters engaged by notifying when:

  •  they get a new reward or commission
  •  they reach the campaign target of referred customers
  •  they refer a new lead or trial sign up
  •  their payout is completed

Customizable affiliate dashboard

Your promoters have a beautiful “portal” where they can check their stats, view their rewards and share referral links. You can customize:

  •  logo, background, border, buttons and text colors
  •  page meta-content, favicon, affiliate terms
  •  sharing message for social channels
  •  visibility for different sections like payouts, leads, assets
  •  campaign signup fields and pending approval page

Some more features

  • Use your own domain – Set your own domain(with SSL encryption support) like https://affiliates.yourwebsite.com for affiliate dashboard and sign up pages.
  • Individual rewards and bonuses-  You can give performance bonuses and personalize the commissions and rewards scheme for each affiliate individually.
  • Direct URL tracking-You can assign a unique URL or landing page to an affiliate and FirstPromoter will be able track referrals without a referral link.
  • Fraud Protection-Affiliates get commissions only when the purchase is confirmed by your billing provider. We also have algorithms to indentify suspicious leads.
  • SEO friendly referral links-No redirects. No ugly short-links. Get the maximum SEO juice with anchor-based(#) or query referral links in 8 formats(?via, ?_by, ?_go, etc).
  • Invite your team-Get your teammates inside FirstPromoter. You can set 3 different user roles and restrict access to certain campaigns.
  • Multiple currencies-We support 190 currencies and can do conversions in 170. We use daily updated exchange rates and you can apply your own exchange fee.
  • Custom CSS and Javascript-Get unlimited flexibility on your affiliates dashboard. From enabling services like live-chat, surveys or analytics to changing the design completely.
  • Embeddable affiliate dashboard-You can embed the affiliate dashboard inside your application and log your users in automatically, without asking them to enter a password or email.