The plugin takes away the effort usually associated with affiliate marketing and earning commissions from valuable links included in posts.
Unpack and upload it to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
Activate the plugin through the 'Plugins' menu in WordPress. Here are some key features of "Skimlinks":
· Easy to install: Add the Skimlinks plugin and instantly monetize untapped links on your blog
· Earn from your RSS feed: Monetize more activity on your blog when users click on an external link in your RSS feed, Skimlinks automatically turns these into affiliate links
· Earn up to 110% of what you would have if you did yourself: We work with 8,000+ advertisers and negotiate the best commission for our publishers
· Zero admin: You can focus on creating great content and link to merchant products as normal and we'll do all the work to create and maintain affiliate links for you
· Increase your click-through rates: We only turn links into affiliate links when they are clicked, so they don't look suspicious to your users
· Free tools: Including a detailed reporting suite and SkimKit; our desktop app. to help you research products, voucher codes and add links in seconds
· WordPress 2.7.1 or higher