The affiliate program of Ebay France is very well hidden, for reasons
I can't even imagine. Here is the affiliate program main page:
The link labelled "Inscrivez vous au programme d?affiliation eBay!"
means in English: "Sign up for the eBay affiliate program!". By
clicking it, you will be directed to the website of TradeDoubler, who
process the affiliate program applications for Ebay France:
The text below the headline "Inscription au programme d'affiliation
eBay" (=Sign-up for the eBay affiliate program) reads:
Becoming a partner of the world leader in Internet biddings is the
opportunity to increase your earnings with your website!
We offer you the possibility to make your website profitable through
its traffic! Propose your visitors to visit eBay, and each time a
person signs up at our site though one of your links, you earn 2.50
Enrich your content!
Propose your web surfers a bidding service in connection with the
contents of your site - it is a simple way to earn money.
Thus the web surfers will have an immediate access through your site
to the products you promote, like your preferred CD, the objects of
your collection or your hobby, or a telephone, a car...
Simple and free of charge
The sign-up for the eBay affiliate program is free of charge, simple
and quick. By a few clicks, you can become an eBay affiliate at out
partner TradeDoubler, the European leader in affiliation.
Once you have signed up, yoz can insert out banners and our links in
your website, and you have real-time access to your detailed
statistics. Payments take place every month and a technical support is
at your disposal.
How do you sign up with TradeDoubler for becoming an eBay affiliate?
Is this the first time you use TradeDoubler? Signing up is easy..."
Then, the text in the box below that reads:
"1. Enter your e-mail address, you will receive your password soon.
2. Follow the instructions by going on http://www.tradedoubler.com,
and identify yourself with your password.
3. Read the instructions for the company's program (which you can find
on this site: http://www.tradedoubler.com ), read the contract and
click on "adhérer à ce programme" (=participate in this program).
4. Place the banner provided (the URL) in your site and start to earn
Step 1: Enter your e-mail address"
The form field below that text is for your e-mail address to enter;
the button is labelled "Get instructions".
For the instructions you will encounter during the further sign-up
process, I recommend automatic translation using the Google Language
Tools. It is not perfect, but it should work for providing a basic
understanding of the content:
If you have any additional questions, don't hesitate to let me know!
Very best regards,