Travelpayouts. Travel Affiliate Network.

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Travelpayouts is a global travel affiliate network that offers webmasters access to major travel deals helping advertisers develop CPA distribution and increase sales. We share up to 70% of revenue and cover flights, hotels, car rentals, insurance, transfers and tours. Numerous pre-set affiliate tools: widgets, white labels and API’s are available for free and help our affiliates drive more traffic. Travelpayouts had been an affiliate program for travel search engine Aviasales since 2011 focusing on Russian market mainly, until it developed in a separate and independent product in December 2017 and started working globally. Travelpayouts now has 45 advertisers such as Kayak, Booking.com, Viator, Agoda, Rail Europe, Go Euro and BlaBlaCar and over 200,000 publishers worldwide with total payout over $18,000,000.
 
#2
Hi there!

Here’s what you missed: A cool, new widget, a big bug fixed and two videos on how to make mobile marketing and where buy traffic. Let’s get into the details.

A cool, new cool tool
We’ve launched a useful widget for flight shedules You can customize its appearance and use your own IATA codes to make the user experience native. Try this in your blog pages, it’s a piece of cake. Share your opinion in comments

Mobile marketing fever
How often do you hear «mobile first» in 2019? Check out our recorded webinar featuring an ultimate A to Z guide on mobile marketing. We’ve also highlighted things that you did wrong . After learning the basics, come for some theory on buing traffic from Facebook and Instagram for mobile.

Booking.com bug fixed
An important update from our tech team: A bug with Booking.comstatistics was found and resolved. From now on, the affiliate reward is shown right after the booking is made.

Making money online: Myth or truth?
What if I say that you don’t need to be Warren Buffet to make money with affiliate networks? Here are popular methods where zero investing is needed. Read an articleand start earning today.

Non standard way to reach out your audience
Tired of making newsletters? E-mail marketing is not the panacea. Here is your guide on attracting audience unusual ways. Check out and share your opinion!

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Best regards, 
Ivan Baidin
 
#3
Hi there!

Today you’ll have a chance to check out the best tools for travel blogging, watch a recorded webinar about Travelpayouts for beginners and find out about the Booking.com Easter deal.

Travel blogging tools
We’ve made a list of must-have services and tools for travel blogging. The list contains 50 tools categorized by function. This list will make your life and work 100% easier. Bookmark it. Tell your friends. Share your opinion in the comments.

Where you can buy mobile traffic?
Mobile traffic is the latest trend for 2019.
In last newsletter, we shared tons of useful content about mobile marketing. Here are the top PPC networks to find best mobile traffic. You know what to do.

Travelpayouts 101: Recorded
Travelpayouts has 1,000+ registrations every week. We’ve recorded a webinar about interface, offers and what «affiliate network» mean for the newbies.
Check it out to learn more!

Easter deals
Booking.com is offering a very special Easter promo: 25% off special accommodations! Save money this April and May. The booking date should be from Feb. 21 through May 6, 2019, and the stay date needs to be from April 4 through May 6, 2019. Also, Booking.com prepared a special landing page, which is already included in the promos

ITB conference
This year, Travelpayouts is going to ITB Berlin March 6-9, 2019. If you are also going, let’s meet there! Buy a ticket on the official website and meet us at booth #157 in Hall 6.1.

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Best regards,

Ivan Baidin
 
#4
Hey!

Today’s highlights include: Interviews with the Travelpayouts team, raised commission for the Omio offer and sharing helpful white papers for beginners.

Agoda affiliate program
18+ million customers trust Agoda, the world’s most popular online travel-booking platform. Agoda works in 38 languages and has 2+ million properties available, including apartments, hotels, etc. Here is quick post highlighting Agoda’s benefits.

Let’s meet
Our team is growing everyday, just like the agoda community ;) So, we’ve started a blog-post series about our team. Check out this interview with Tanya — a business developer at Travelpayouts. There will be more interviews soon!

How to build your own website
Have you ever dreamed about starting your own website? We’ve prepared an ultimate guide for beginners on making websites. Look at our perfect guide: You will learn the basics of how to start your own project. Download a full version of our white paper «10 easy steps to create website»

You can make money on reviews: True or False?
Here is a new idea for perspective niche: Write paid reviews. Statistics says: «95% of customers read reviews before choosing a product». And you can earn reasonable money for sharing a review. Look at our guide and comments with your opinion.

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Best regards, 
Ivan Baidin
 
#5
Bonjour!
Today, let’s talk about our first travel affiliate casino, compare wordpress hostings and learn the secrets to making a passive income.

April fools is coming
We’re launching the first travel affiliate casino for our affiliates — meet the tasino, powered by Travelpayouts. You’ll have a chance to win cash or a prize. Spin the wheel, share your results and wait patiently for April 3 ;)

Let’s meet
Making an app is only half of the iceberg — the next big step is promotion, feedback, analysis and promotion through additional channels. We’ve collected the best ideas for promoting an mobile app for free (!). Here is your free guidefor promoting an iOS app — please enjoy and share your best practices!

Passive income for pro-affiliates
Have you ever wanted to make money while you sleep? With today’s online business exposure, that can become a reality. At Travelpayouts, we’re dedicated to teaching our affiliates how to earn more, so we’ve prepared the 10 best ways to make money with minimal effort —check these out in our blog.

WordPress hosting comparison
Wordpress is a very popular CMS in 2019, and it captures about 60% of the market. Let’s learn the best WordPress requirements for hosting to evaluate against your objectives and opportunities. Check out our article with advice on the best services for travel blogging.

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Best regards, 
Ivan Baidin
 
#6
Hi
Highlights for today include revealing the secrets of double commission, reviewing the Compensair offer and sharing instructions on how to make money on free apps and software.

Compensair: Who’s that pokemon?
Cancelled or delayed flights can cause tons of stress for passengers. Did you know that your European users have the right to compensation? Compensair is a service that helps travellers get compensation easy and quickly. Join the Compensair offer through Travelpayouts and get double commission until the end of 2019!

Making money in CIS: personal experience
Sharing success story from one of our affiliates: Alexey has two major projects in the CIS market: ticket.by for Belarus and eBilet.kz for Kazakhstan. In this interview, he explains why those regions are attractive for affiliate marketing. Don't forget — this year, you’ll receive a double commission on flight ticket salesif a client books on the Aviasales.kz

Building travel search engine websites
Together with Travelerrr.com, we’ve prepared a guide on how to build search engine websites. Trevelerrr shared their expertise in the travel search engine creation space and prepared a step-by-step breakdown on how to build your travel-booking website.Check out full guideand try for yourself.

The economics behind free apps
Have you ever wondered how free apps and software earn money? We have the answer. We’re sharing tips and market insights on free apps and software monetization. If you get inspiration and make some of the ideas work, share your experience in the comments.

Don’t break the rules
Here is a helpful article — it’s the rules and agreements for Travelpayouts affiliates explained. Read basic information about Travelpayouts rules and corresponding penalties for violations. We’ve tried to explain the critical terms and how to avoid breaking them. Check it out.

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Best regards,

Ivan Baidin
 
#7
Hi
Here are today’s highlights:
There is a Voyagin offer available at Travelpayouts, several online courses that really work (we’ve tried everything for our blog, btw) and a helpful Facebook group for affiliates. Read on!

Voyagin offer
We are proud to announce the Voyagin offer at Travelpayouts! Voyagin is a trustworthy Asian tour experience company. Voyagin provides its clients with over 3,500 activities that are organized so that guests can truly experience Asia’s culture and natural beauty with the help of local guides. Check out how you can work with Voyagin in our blog and join the Voyagin affiliate program today!

Increasing website trust flow
Website trust flow — one of the most important website metrics — is scaled from 0 to 100. Trust flow is a huge part of search engine optimization (SEO). There are different ways and techniques available to improve it. We’ve reviewed every one of them and made a helpful step-by-step guide for you.

More helpful content!
We’re sharing the best we have. Download the special guide from our tech writer Egor called, «10 easy steps to create a website» Egor built his own website and created a detailed white paper with a step-by-step guide to making your own website. Take a look.
After downloading the white paper — check out the Facebook group for travel affiliate webmasters.

Online courses: Yes or No?
Have you ever wanted to study everything online without leaving your home or office? Here is a list of the best proven courses for making money online. Our editors found the best courses, categorized them and then published them on our blog. Have you tried one of them? Share your opinion!

Best regards, 
Ivan Baidin
 
#9
Hey!
I’ve picked up the latest blog posts and news from Travelpayouts for this newsletter. As usual, useful content only.

First article on medium
A round of applause goes to our product manager — Alexey, he just published his first article on Medium. Just one more platform for content distribution — we really want you to know more about Travelpayouts. Read our first story about RTL languages and how we translated our widgets to Arabic with no working knowledge of Arabic. We’ll be happy to have you there and we will share even more product insights.

Hotels.com
A newbie is here — Hotels.com is now available on the Travelpayouts campaign list. Hotels.com is a leading hotel and accommodation provider. The website has a strong, well-known brand and is available across 35+ languages. Now, they join our other industry leaders, like Booking.com and Agoda. Check these guys out and apply for a Hotels.com offer.

Summer guide webinar
Summer is the perfect season for travel. We know that and are ready to share our experience on providing travel services. On this webinar, we’ll cover all existing summer trends, popular destinations and events to keep in mind. We’ll share ready-to-use tools for your website, blog or social media page. Save the date — join us on June 18 at 1 PM GMT.

Alternatives to WordPress
A list of proven tools that will replace WordPress for you? Isn’t that cool?! Prepared a big post with a list of alternative services. You will find a separate list for each industry: travel, e-commerce and site building. Check them out and let’s discuss your experience in the comments.

Car rental program
Don’t forget about summer — it’s the time of year when most of your users will be vacationing. Suggest as many services as they need! Begin with proposing a car rental for their trips. Thankfully, Travelpayouts holds a lot of choices. Read about EconomyBookings here — we prepared an article with an audience insights and tools review.

Best regards, 

Ivan Baidin
 
#10
Aloha!
Here is what you missed over the last two weeks on our blog and in other media.

Welcome Trainline and Discover Car Hire
New advertisers joined our travel network! Trainline is Europe’s leading train and coach website and app. The company works with 209 rail and coach companies and provides travel to thousands of destinations in and across 45 countries. And, Discover Car Hire is a car rental comparison website. It has a wide choice of car destinations and a special affiliate reward until the end of July.

Join the Intui webinar
Tie the whole trip together with transfers from Intui! Join our webinar on July 16 and prepare for the Q&A session. We will share insights and provide tools and recommendations on how to attract your relevant target audience to transfers. The registration is right here.

Independence day is coming!
There is a short amount of time until the 4th of July — that means that you don’t have much time to prepare. No worries! Here are some useful tips on the popular 4th of July destinations. We have a ton of data and know exactly where your travelers will go. Here is your guide.

Google IR: Catch that pokemon!
What’s an IR score? How does Google determine it? How do you find out what it is and promote it? Let’s clarify this weird abbreviation: IR score, or Information Retrieval score, is a metric used by Google in ranking websites. So, if its a metric from Google, you can easily affect it to get better results. Read our research about this tool.

Tripster’s success story
Tripster is an excursion and travel activity booking platform which joined Travelpayouts in January 2015. 4 years later, in March 2019, affiliates earned a record $24,000 a month from selling excursions!
Tripster CEO, Alexey Melchakov, shared his experience collaborating with Travelpayouts.

Best regards,

Ivan Baidin
 
#11
Do you want a website of your own, but don’t know where to start? Read our free guide to creating websites! What’s inside: 10 steps to a successful website, ideas for content creation, software advice and kickstart bonuses.
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#12
Hey!
It’s time for the Travelpayouts digest from our blog. Let’s get going!

Omio webinar
Get paid by promoting trains, buses and flights by Omio — save the date. Aug. 8, an expert from Omio, will share both their expertise and current travel industry trends. Sign up for a webinar Also, be aware, starting Aug. 1, Omio is increasing commission for travel tickets in Italy and Spain. Check out the new banners — they’re already in your dashboard.

Creating a pillar page
Do you know what a pillar page is? I didn’t before this newsletter. It’s very hard to keep up with all the online trends. But, if you do SEO as a professional, you should be aware of that term. Basically, a pillar page introduces users with the topics being discussed on a website. As always, we’ve prepared a detailed guide on how to build a successful SEO strategy with a pillar page.

Educational content
Share today’s trends on online education and report on your extra cash gains. It’s a win-win strategy: being involved in this trend is easier than ever. All you need to do? Make content and then put it online. More details are available in our blogpost guide.

Niche website: To be or not to be?
Let’s sort out some things regarding niche websites. In this article, we’ve picked up the 10 most successful niche websites and we’re revealing the main terms about that scope. Compare these points with your own website — are you fitting in as a niche project? We’re waiting for your responses in the comments.

Finding inspiration
Or, how to make yourself a productive blogger. Creating and maintaining a blog is hard work — you have to be mindful of your own deadlines and follow rules on creating your content regularly. Check out our guide on how to mix your own inspiration with deadlines.

Best regards,

Ivan Baidin
 
#13
Alloha!
This is the most useful newsletter in your inbox, I promise. :) Look at what you missed on the Travelpayouts blog.

New advertiser
Every frequent traveler has faced a canceled flight. This is usually unexpected and sometimes nerve-wracking. Airhelp is here to help such travellers. The company has helped more than 10 million passengers understand their rights and receive up to €600 in commission. Roll out the info about Airhelp's offer for travelers who might have had an unpleasant travel experience.

Tumblr in 2019: To be or not to be?
Keep up with reviews on popular services for traffic collection and its monetization models. We’ve already made one about Pinterest and now it’s time for Tumblr. Get insights about Tumblr’s advertising opportunities and best practices for how to earn a profit on your travel websites.

Stock photos for your blog
Most of the pictures found online are copyright-protected. Remember, you can’t use a picture you found on the internet for your website’s purposes — every photo or graphic picture has an owner with rights. Thankfully, there are plenty of websites with royalty-free content. Look out the best of the best from our editor's pick.

SEO-plugins
Wordpress is a popular content system for blogs. We’ve already written articles about using Wordpress, so here is a friendly reminder for you to take a look at them via SEO tag This week’s choice is an article about useful SEO plugins for Wordpress. Enjoy our pick and share your opinion via the comments.

Myrentacar webinar
We are excited to invite you to a webinar with Myrentacar — a sustainable rental service company that quadrupled their revenue through affiliate marketing while working with local service providers.
Join us. on August 20 at 12 p.m. GMT as Sergei Fisenko, Chief Marketing Officer, explains why they have the highest affiliate commission, what you should know about their new website and how you can go global with Myrentacar.

Best regards,
Ivan Baidin
 
#14
Hello there,
Here is a digest of the Travelpayouts blog posts over the last two weeks.

Android SDK release
2019 is the mobile-first era. Check out new ways of attracting users with mobile applications. This business model is in high demand in the e-commerce industry and especially in travel areas. Try to make your own app with Aviasales SDK — an app template which now includes a flight search with Aviasales and Jetradar and a hotel search with Hotellook. Find out about more benefits here.

Autumn destinations
The summer is almost over, as is vacation season. There is no need to wait another year for a high season — just try to reach new audiences. Great deals and destinations, presented at the right time, will bring your income back to summer period. Here is a detailed guide on autumn’s popular destinations

Google Keyword planner: Is there any alternative?
Spoiler: We found more than one. You probably know that the right keyword placement is king. Especially for a highly competitive niche like travel. Google Keyword Planner is often criticized for being more of an instrument for advertisers than for SEO. So, we found six alternatives for keyword picking. The detailed overview is here.

Inspiration tab for Google Chrome
Attract users by inspiring them to make travel plans right from their google chrome browser! Is that a dream? Nope, it’s because those of us at Travelpayouts developed such a tool. Check out the «Inspiration Tab,» a Google Chrome extension, that you can change in such a way that either its links contain your affiliate marker or direct to White Label. Try our new extension and share your opinion via comments.

Preparing content
Having a content plan for a niche website can be tricky. But, content is a powerful tool for attracting new customers and boosting your profits. Here are some quick and easy tips for those who don’t yet know where to start: Sharing our own expertise on content-marketing.

Best regards,
Ivan Baidin
 
#15
Hey
It’s time for most helpful guide to the travel affiliate world from Travelpayouts.

Meet Holiday Taxis
There’s a newbie to the Travelpayouts family — a brand new transfer offer HolidayTaxis.com It is an award-winning global ground transportation company offering airport transfers in over 21,000 resorts and cities in 150 countries worldwide. Come and be the first to get a tasty piece of this great deal.

Sharing some high-quality experiences
Meet three cool guys with great travel websites. They don’t have millions of sessions, but definitely, have an exceptional story about making business to share. Check out some good advice and real-life experiences.
P.S. If you’ve been waiting for a sign to start in the travel business — here it is!

New stuff for your blog
Presenting great, cost-efficient services for creating articles. Trusted by our content team and best-of-the-best from existing services on the market. Learn about each service and pick out the right one from this article.

Wake me up when September ends
Or, let’s meet up with Travelpayouts team in September. We’ve started a massive autumn roadshow by hosting our own conference and visiting a bunch of other travel conferences from all over the world. Find out more in a blog post.

Commissions up!
Here is a full guide on our advertiser’s best options in September. The summer is over, but that won’t hurt anyone’s income. Everything you need to know is Sharing our own expertise we’ve already picked up the best deals.

Best regards,
Ivan Baidin
 
#16
Hey
Today’s agenda: share tips from our affiliates, show the top deals in October and explain how to use backlinks for promotion.

Making $ with car rental programs
We got affiliates who are making profits with car rental programs together for quality interviews. Only valuable advice, straight from the best of the best. This article will be helpful for newbies because it’s loaded with inspiration and new ideas for cross-selling services. Check this out, and if you have experience — come join the discussion via comments.

Researching niche keywords
Traffic from SEO is historically more valuable than other methods. Adding useful keywords and balancing between SEO keywords and content can be tough. In the article, we’ve prepared free and paid tools for researching keywords for your blog.

6 myths about affiliate marketing
Tatiana Buyanova, head of business development at Travelpayouts, wrote an article about the most common affiliate marketing myths. She explains why affiliate marketing is not a scam and how to overcome such unpleasant stereotypes here.

Backlinks for your blog in 2019
Backlinks and other behavioural factors are important for your blog. And, we’ve discussed all the controversial moments about backlinks and their influence on content with industry experts. Read the article on our blog.

October deals
Check this out — everything you need to know about October deals is in one blog post (Including specials and increased commissions!).

Best regards,
Ivan Baidin
 
#18
Hey
Today’s choice: Webinars, advice on affiliate blogs and detailed information about new offers.

Newbies at Travelpayouts
Two new advertisers have recently joined Travelpayouts.
TourRadar is the world’s most well-known marketplace for multi-day tours. Check this deal out — multi-day tours are a great option for traveling comfortably at a reasonable price.
ItaliaRail is the largest international online retailer for train tickets in Italy. Traveling by train in Italy is the most convenient and popular way. Suggest that your travelers get to know Italy by train.

Making $ by writing
Writing like Ernest Hemingway, and earning from it? Easy. Pick up every well-known reason to write on the internet and make some extra money from it.
Here is a list of detailed reviews for all of the well-known copywriter and blogger platforms. Check those out. And, if you have anything to add — we welcome your comments.

Webinar with Musement
Boosting Tours & Activities profits in low season — that’s the topic. Come join us on Oct. 30 at 2 p.m. GMT. Tours & Activities is the fastest-growing segment in e-travel. Join the webinar to get to know more about paths to monetization and content strategies for low season.

Traffic monetization: How to start
7 easy ways to jumpstart with Travelpayouts — that’s a free white paper that includes a detailed guide on how to start working with Travelpayouts. It’s an ideal plan for those who registered and don’t know what to do next.
Download it and let’s see you transform into a top-1 affiliate.

Everything for a blogger
Blogging and creating content are the most interesting for passive income. But, picking up a program might be tough. So, here is a detailed review for almost every affiliate program for bloggers on the web. Check them out. And for dessert, here is a list of the best blogs about the affiliate marketing niche.

Best regards,
Ivan Baidin
 
#19
Hey
Todays' agenda: Introduce new affiliate programs and a bunch of ways to make more money this winter.

Winter is coming
Along with winter comes one of the highest travel seasons – Christmastime. Together with advertisers, we’ve prepared a selection of popular winter destinations. Use them in your work to boost your income this season.

Webinar: The ultimate winter guide to high affiliate profits
You can learn how to maximize your earnings during our free webinar “The ultimate winter guide to high affiliate profits” on November 7. Book your spot right now so you don’t miss the chance to meet the Travelpayouts team, ask questions live and get your free Ultimate Winter 2019 Checklist for travel traffic monetization.

Rentalcars is back
The world’s biggest online car rental service is back in Travelpayouts. Join the Rentalscar affiliate program and earn 6% from each completed car rental booking. You will benefit from a 30 day cookie lifetime and high conversion rates that were polished by A/B tests.

Join the Expedia Group power
Earn 2-3% commission on over two million listings across 190 countries with four new vacation rental affiliate programs: HomeAway, Vrbo, Stayz, Abritel. All of these services are part of the Expedia Group that manages over 750 million visits each month and helps people everywhere travel better together.

Earn on flight delays
On November 12, the affiliate experts at AirHelp will share everything you need to know about flight compensation. Book your spot now to learn how to convert lookers into bookers and earn up to 32 Euro per each compensation claim.

Best regards,
Ivan Baidin