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Rakuten Kobo Influencer Program

How does it work?

The more you share, the more you'll earn

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Join our community of publishers, bloggers, influencers, and media networks

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Turn your unique influencer links into promotional opportunities and track their progress

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Get paid for your referrals from one of the industry’s highest-paying influencer programs—it’s that easy!

What’s in it for you?

Earn commission on qualifying sales and subscriptions

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10% commission on eBooks

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10% commission on eReaders and accessories

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Personal Kobo Support Team

When you partner with Rakuten Kobo, you'll not only earn commission but you'll also join our goal to make reading lives better. This makes you part of something inspiring and important: helping your followers discover that a life well read is a life well lived.

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“Using the Rakuten Advertising linking tool makes creating affiliate links for sharing on social media or embedding in website buttons easy!”

- USA Today’s Best Selling Author Rachel Grant

Tell us about yourself

Thank you for your interest in partnering with us. One of our team members will reach out if we'd like to work together. View Kobo's Privacy Policy here

Have questions? We have answers.

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How do influencer programs work?

After you join our Influencer Program, you will be able to generate a unique referral link to implement on your web pages and social posts. You’ll be paid for any purchases made by clicking through the referral link within 14 days.

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Is there a limit on the amount of commission I can make?

There are no limits on how much commission you can make!

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What types of influencers are part of your program?

We have a variety of influencers in our program. They include social influencers, authors, publishers, bloggers, as well as cashback, shopping, and coupon websites.

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Do I have to pay to join the program?

No, it is completely free to become an influencer partner.

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How long does it take to get started?

Once you are approved for the program, you can get started right away! The approval process takes 1-2 weeks after you’ve signed up.

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“We have seen conversion and engagement rates that are far above the industry average, and the team at Kobo is always a pleasure to work with!”

- Earn with Drop