Hide Affiliate Links in WordPress [ How to ]

WordPress is the most favorite choice of Bloggers and when it comes to earnings , Affiliate is the best but advance option . But most of the time visitors don’t want to click your Affiliate links . Reasons may be anything but the most probably reason is they its an affiliate link ! Today I am sharing the tutorial to hide affiliate links in WordPress blogs using GoCodes Plugin . Its a free plugin so don’t worry and stop seeking your wallet .


How Gocodes Plugin Works ?

This plugin simply add ” go ” key between your affiliate name and your blog domain . Didn’t got it ? See the example :-
Open that URL :- http://technoupdates.org/go/PostsResult
When you will open that URL , it would redirect to http://postsresult.com
For the complete process , follow the steps written below .

How to Hide Affiliate Links Using Go Codes WordPress Plugin ?

1. Download the Go Codes Plugin For your WordPress blog <Here> . Upload the plugin on your blog and activate it .
2. Now Navigate to WordPress Dashboard>>Tools>>Go Codes
3. There are 3 Options :-

A) Redirection Key :- Its the key you want to use after “Go” phrase in your URL . For example I have added PostsResult as a redirection key in this URL : http://technoupdates.org/go/PostsResult

B) Target URL :- Put your affiliate link here with http:// . For example URL above I have used http://postsresult.com . Basically its the place to add the targeted URL .

C) Count Hits :- You can Tick Mark that option if you want to track the click on your affiliate links. Its very helpful and recommended option . It will give you the idea that which of your affiliate is getting much attention from readers . In the last click the ” Redirect ” Button and you have created Short link for your affiliate . Hope you have successfully hide affiliate link now.

That’s it Friends ! If you are having any problem using this Plugin or to hide your affiliate links, then comment below . I would like to know which plugin you are using for this purpose ?
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About Narender Chopra

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  1. Sumit says:

    This was the catch I thought why all your affiliate links are of these types……..Thanks buddy
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  2. I use redirection technique to hide all my affiliates links and to project my blog brand. It also helps in not remembering the entire links of other sites.
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  3. bobby says:

    That’s called link cloaking. You can use pretty Link plugin too. I have been using this plugin and this is awesome. It’s benefit is that You can put anything in that link which looks like a real part of the original website.
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  4. The Redirection plugin can also be used to shorten referral & affiliate links on your WordPress powered site. Its also handy for creating 301 redirects to fix broken links on your site.
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  5. Awesome tips, I rally spend time for this to find this plugin finally i found this in here..

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