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Shutterstock Affiliate Program Review (2022)

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Company overview, its products and services, partner program details, commission rates, cookies, referral terms and conditions, tracking and payout dashboard, dedicated affiliate marketing manager and team, payment structure, and more.

Does Shutterstock have an affiliate marketing program?

Yes, Shutterstock has an active public affiliate marketing program that pays cash.

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About The Company:

Shutterstock Affiliate Program Shutterstock Affiliate Program

Shutterstock is an American provider of stock photography, stock footage, stock music, and editing tools; it is headquartered in New York City.

Founded in 2003 by programmer and photographer Jon Oringer, Shutterstock maintains a library of around 200 million royalty-free stock photos, vector graphics, and illustrations, with around 10 million video clips and music tracks available for licensing.

Originally a subscription site only, Shutterstock expanded beyond subscriptions into a la carte pricing in 2008.

It has been publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange since 2012.

About The Affiliate Program:

Earn up to $300 commission.

+ Earn up to $300 per new customer purchase
+ Earn a 20% revenue share on the net sales amount when new customers make a Image, Footage, or Music purchase.
+ Receive regular and flexible automatic monthly payments via PayPal or e-transfer.
+ Track results via cookie-based affiliate tracking software which allows affiliates to be credited within 30 days after the first click.
+ Interact with dedicated in-house affiliate managers who will help to optimize and improve your performance results and commissions.
+ Implement the Shutterstock API for a native site experience with dynamic search results (learn more at developers.shutterstock.com),
+ Add their customizable Affiliate Widget (learn more at widget.shutterstock.com), or
+ Pull banners in different sizes translated in multiple languages, text links, or search box for other promotional efforts.
+ Use exclusive coupon codes and promotional offers.

Check the comments about this affiliate program below. Join the discussion between affiliates & Shutterstock team.

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Affiliate Program URL:
https://www.shutterstock.com/explore/affiliates

Company URL:
https://www.shutterstock.com/

Wikipedia URL:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shutterstock

Trustpilot URL:
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Reviews & Discussions

You can find reviews of the Shutterstock Affiliate Program by experienced affiliates in this section. Besides, we welcome all program-related discussions.

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