Deze plugin is niet getest met de laatste 3 grotere versies van WordPress. Mogelijk wordt het niet meer onderhouden of ondersteund. Ook kunnen er compatibiliteitsproblemen ontstaan wanneer het wordt gebruikt met recentere versies van WordPress.

Overstock Affiliate Links



This plugin is used to quickly add paid Overstock product links to your WordPress site. The product links can be simple text links, thumbnail images, full-size images, skyscrapers, or fully functioning carousels.


To create a paid link, simply create a SHORTCODE and paste it into a post or a text widget. See the SCREENSHOTS section for more info.


In order to use this plugin you must have a registered account with as an Overstock Affiliate Partner, through LinkShare. Information to register can be found at Once registered, simply enter your LinkShare ID within the plugin setting, start creating links, and watch your content get converted into paid links!

PS: You’ll need an authentic LinkShare ID provided free at

Video Tutorial

This video shows how simple it is to embed monetized links to Overstock products. You can get up and running in under 2 minutes.


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  • The ‘Search Query’ Shortcode
  • The ‘Link’ Shortcode
  • The ‘Rectangle’ Shortcode
  • The ‘Leaderboard’ Shortcode
  • The ‘Skyscraper’ Shortcode
  • The ‘Carousel’ Shortcode
  • The ‘Stock Photo’ Shortcode
  • The ‘Product Details Link’ Shortcode
  • The ‘Product Carousel’ Shortcode
  • A simple sandbox to test your shortcodes.


This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.

  1. Install via WordPress Plugin installer (‘Plugins’ > ‘Add New’ admin page and Search Plugins using the term ‘Overstock Affiliate Link’), or upload ‘overstock-affiliate-link’ folder to the (/wp-content/plugins/) directory after downloading the Overstock Affiliate Link plugin
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  3. Go to the Overstock Affiliate Link admin page under the ‘Overstock Affiliate Link’ menu and add your LinkShare ID.


Where do I enter my LinkShare ID?

You can enter your LinkShare ID either on the WordPress Plugin homepage, or in the Overstock Affiliate Link admin page under the ‘Settings’ menu.

Do these shortcodes work in the sidebar as widgets?

Yes! Just paste your shortcode into a text widget and it will work in the sidebar, or anywhere widgets will work!

Why do I need to have a LinkShare ID?

LinkShare is our Affiliate marketing partner which allows you to track, report, and get paid on every order accessed through your links. Whenever a blog post contains a link, it gets converted to a paid link and tracked through your LinkShare ID.

How do I sign up to become an Affiliate Partner?

You can sign up to become an Overstock Affiliate Partner by visiting our site at and clicking ‘Become a Member’. If you already have a LinkShare ID, then simply log on to LinkShare, search for ‘ Inc’, and hit ‘Apply’. You will then need to visit our site at and click ‘Sign In’, using your existing LinkShare credentials.

How do I insert product links into my posts?

By following the shortcode documentation under the ‘description’ tab, you can easily and effortlessly create paid product text links, image links, or full carousel links.

How do I test my product links?

Please click on your links in order to verify that they redirect to the domain

Have more questions?

You can email any additional questions, inquiries, or feedback to


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Release Date – 21 October 2015

  • Initial plugin deployment


Release Date – 18 November 2015

  • LinkShare ID Confirmation UX Enhancement
  • Bug Fixes