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Supporting Bloggers: How Shopping Through Affiliate Links Can Make a Difference

As a passionate blogger, I pour my heart and soul into creating content for my readers. It’s not just about sharing my thoughts and experiences; it’s about building a community and providing valuable information. But keeping a blog up and running requires time, effort, and financial resources. That’s where affiliate links come into play.

Let me be transparent here – the primary reason I include affiliate links in my blog is not solely to make money, but to support the maintenance and growth of my website. Every click and purchase made through these links goes a long way in helping me cover hosting fees, design improvements, and other expenses that come with running a blog.

In the current economic climate, any additional income is more than welcomed. While it would be a dream come true to earn a living from my website, every small contribution counts. By using the affiliate links I provide, you are directly supporting my work and enabling me to continue delivering quality content that you enjoy.

But here’s the thing – I genuinely believe in giving readers options and promoting trust within the blogging community. If you have another blogger whose links you trust and prefer to use, that’s absolutely fine! It’s all about supporting one another. As consumers, you have the power to choose whose links you click on and whose work you want to support.

The beauty of affiliate links is that they don’t cost you, the customer, anything extra. You can shop as you normally would at your favorite online stores, and by utilizing these links, a portion of the purchase goes towards supporting bloggers like myself. So, whether you choose to use my links or those of another blogger, know that your actions can make a huge difference in our lives.

Now, more than ever, small bloggers like me rely on the generosity and support of our readers. Your clicks and purchases may seem insignificant, but collectively, they have the power to sustain and empower us to continue doing what we love. So, from the bottom of my heart, thank you for considering using affiliate links and for supporting the blogging community. Together, we can make dreams come true, one click at a time.

Thank you from the bottom of my heart.


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*This article is not sponsored. This article contains affiliate links which means that Blush Suede might receive a small commission at no extra cost to you if you make any purchases by clicking the links included in this article. Thank you for your support. It is you that keep us going.


  1. o

    I love your site 🙂 it will be very helpful to have all the affiliate links and codes in one place. And I appreciate so much that I’m not bombarded with ads.

    1. Nana

      Oh, thank you so much! I appreciate it more than you will ever know. You are not? That may be because you are logged in. I do have a few ads running on the website. I am just trying to get to the payment threshold and then will give them up completely, but have had them running for nearly four years now so I kinda want my few cents haha. I do appreciate it and hope I won’t let you down and continue to be able to create interesting and informative content.

  2. o

    A few well-placed ads is fine since I don’t pay content subscription and like you said, running a website costs, but sometimes it’s just too many. That’s what I mean by “bombarded”.

    1. Nana

      I know what you meant. I hate when they pop up and you cannot access info on a website. And worse when several tabs open in the background

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