How to Create an Amazon Account and sign up for the Product Advertising API

Step 1
Go to https://affiliate-program.amazon.com and select your country.

 

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Step 2
Enter your e-mail address and select “I am a new customer”

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Step 3
Next enter the required registration data. Name, e-mail address and password.

 

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Step 4
Now you will get asked about your account information like payee name and address.

 

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Step 5
Then you have to enter some information about your website.

 

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Step 6
To verify your identity you have to enter your phone number. A PIN will be generated. You will receive an automatic call and enter the PIN on your phone.

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Step 7
After verification, agree to the contract terms and click “Finish”.

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Step 8
You will be redirected to a Thank you page. Here you can see your new unique Associates ID. This is your Tracking ID which you can insert in the Amazon Config setup panel.

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Product Advertising API

Next you will be redirected to https://affiliate-program.amazon.com/gp/associates/network/main.html

Click on the Product Advertising API tab

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Sign up for Product Advertising API

You will get to this page : https://affiliate-program.amazon.com/gp/advertising/api/detail/main.html

Press on the Sign up button from the right.

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Product Advertising API – Account Info & Complete Registration

Fill out the account info, agree with the terms, and click Complete Registration

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Product Advertising API – Success
You have created a new Product Advertising API account!

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Manage your account
From this section, you can access the AWS Console, where you can generate the AWS keys.

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Go to AWS Security Credentials Console.
You’ll get to this link : https://console.aws.amazon.com/iam/home?#security_credential, where a pop’up box will be displayed.

We don’t recommend Getting started with IAM Users, simply Continue to Security Credentials

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Create NEW KEYS
VERY IMPORTANT! YOU MUST CREATE NEW KEYS AFTER YOU SIGNED UP FOR THE PRODUCT ADVERTISING API!

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Fill out the keys in the Amazon Config Module
That’s it, simply copy / paste the keys in the Amazon Config module, check them using the Check Amazon AWS Keys button, and you’re good to go.

Go to the Import module and simply search for products on Amazon.

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