Where to put the Amazon Disclosure - an Official Answer from Amazon

Last Update: April 03, 2017

Hello everybody,

These days I was reading a lot about the AMAZON discosure statement and where it should be placed on a website that has affiliate links.

I have even asked a question here at WA and there were various opinions and best practices.

Based on my research, I understood that it is not recommended to put it in the Footer area and that is why I explicitly contacted Amazon support with this inquiry.

The following is a part of their reply in a raw format:

"To answer your question, displaying your disclosure statement at the foot of your website would be perfectly acceptable..


This statement should be placed on a main page that includes links that refer your visitors to Amazon.com. You only need to post this information once within the same website."


I hope that clarifies some things for anyone who has been wondering about the subject.

Have a lovely day/evening!

Greetings,

Asen


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Gunnertwist Premium
Thank u for the information, it is truly appreciated.
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jtaienao Premium
Thanks for sharing this information Asen.
Jerome
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MKearns Premium
This jibes with great mentoring advice I am getting about footer placement!
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Karax Premium
What do you mean, Mike?
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MKearns Premium
A project I am working on!
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GeoffGS Premium
That makes sense because the side bar goes down to the bottom anyway on mobile.
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Karax Premium
Yep, indeed!
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JerryHuang Premium
Awesome. Thanks for sharing!

We've always heard different opinions from different people. But I guess the response from Amazon would be the most reliable one.
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Karax Premium
Hey Jerry,

Yeah it's true. That was bugging me a lot and that is why I decided to directly receive an answer from the source.
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