Affiliate marketing have gained so much popularity in internet marketing that every third person want to enter in affiliate marketing. People are promoting products according to their niche and interest and making good money online.
If you are a newbie and don’t know about Affiliate Marketing then you can read here.
So Let’s talk first that what is the meaning of CLOAKING.
Cloaking is the term used when we hide any link behind other link.
Like I have made a link http://www.bloggingcage.com/aweber where the original link behind this link is http://www.aweber.com/?411988 (My affiliate link). So when any user will open the above link then my affiliate link will be opened.
What is the need of Link Cloaking Plugins?
Link Cloaking Plugins are very much important for internet marketing because with these plugins you can make affiliate links which will be easy to remember. When any person will ask me about my Aweber affiliate link I will just give him http://www.bloggingcage.com/aweber which is too much easy to remember as compared to my original link.
So these plugin will always help you to make the links which are very easy to remember.
Lets see 10 Link Cloaking Plugins
This plugin allows you to hide your affiliate links or any other links you want to post on your blog. It can also automatically replace keywords with links. This plugin can function as a link redirector and/or a keyword linker.
Affiliate link cloaking can hide affiliate links from visitors so that you don’t worry about visitors remove your affiliate id and visit product website directly. It also can be used as link shrink plugin. It can shrink link and make it to be short url/short link. When visitors click shrinked link, it will redirect to your original link.
This is a plugin for WordPress that can automatically cloak outgoing links in your posts and/or pages.
Pretty Link enables you to shorten links using your own domain name (as opposed to using tinyurl.com, bit.ly, or any other link shrinking service)! In addition to creating clean links, Pretty Link tracks each hit on your URL and provides a full, detailed report of where the hit came from, the browser, os and host. Pretty Link is a killer plugin for people who want to clean up their affiliate links, track clicks from emails, their links on Twitter to come from their own domain, or generally increase the reach of their website by spreading these links on forums or comments on other blogs.
Note: I am using this plugin on my blog for link cloaking.
FREE Affiliate Link Mask WordPress Plugin
WP Link Cloaker enables you to redirect your affiliate links so that the user won’t see they are affiliate links. You can easily cloak as many links as you want simply setting them in the admin panel, without needing to code anything.
Simple URLs is a complete URL management system that allows you create, manage, and track outbound links from your site by using custom post types and 301 redirects.
It adds a new custom post type to your Admin menu, where you can create, edit, delete, and manage URLs. It stores click counts in the form of a custom field on that custom post type, so it scales really well.
This plugin generates geo targetted cloaked affiliate links. These links can be placed into content manually or if a keyword/phrase is specified, links will be added into content automatically.
Professional url shortener for affiliate link cloaking and click tracking. This plugin have many awesome features like Tiny URLs count, Cloaked URLs sell, Redirect clicks professionally, Multi directional distribution etc.
This plug-in is the fastest, simplest, and easiest way to turn your product review blogs into a source of income -without the hassle and frustration of an affiliate back-office. Use it on your WordPress blog or website. The plug-in automatically turns all of your links into affiliate links to make you cash from over 3000 affiliate partners.
The 123LinkIt plugin streamlines the affiliate marketing process by transforming brand names and product keywords into affiliate links. Just install the plugin, sync your posts and we’ll automatically add relevant, money-making affiliate links to your blog.
Final Words !!
These were 10 FREE Affiliate Link Cloaking Plugins which you can use to hide your affiliate links.
Choose anyone which is easy to use for you. Share your views in comment section.