VIDEO: Link Cloaking 101: What, Why and How
This video is long overdue, so I’m really excited I finally got a chance to work on it. I have to admit, I felt a little rusty putting it together due to my recent hiatus, but I had fun!
In just under 20 minutes, I walk you through the what, why and how of cloaking affiliate links.
1. What Is a Cloaked Link?
- How it looks compared to a normal affiliate link.
- Diagram of how it works.
2. Why Cloak Your Links?
- One Step Editing
3. What You Will Need to Follow Along With Me
- Notepad/Plain Text Editor
- Filezilla/FTP Client
- Original Affiliate Links
- The code at the bottom of this post.
4. How to Cloak Your Affiliate Links
Step by step walkthrough.
The PHP Code