Blogger.com offers premade customizable templates with their own coding. If using a different template than one already available through Blogger, pertinent coding used for the Amazon Associates software may be missing. Open a Web browser and go to Blogger.com. Sign in to the Blogger "Dashboard" and then click "Design" and "Template Designer." Switching to one of the default Blogger templates may correct the problem of having difficulty featuring Amazon software.
The Amazon Associates program has developed various specialized software coding that work with Blogger's platform. This software includes Amazon product links, product images, sidebar gadgets and other widgets. Difficulty integrating Amazon products into Blogger may be due to template problems, Amazon account problems, inaccurate coding or another reason.
If problems exist with the Amazon Associates account, then there will be difficulty integrating it with any website, not just Blogger. Go to the Amazon Associates website and sign in. Click "Account Settings" and make sure all information is up-to-date. Click "Help" under "Customer Support" on the left-hand side menu to reach their customer support. Relay the problem of integrating with Blogger and make sure the account information is up-to-date. Something as simple as the wrong address could prevent the Associates software coding from being correct.
The Amazon Associates account ID must be set up through Blogger for the widgets and gadgets to function properly. Go to the Amazon Associates for Blogger website and click the "Get Started" button. Sign in to Blogger and select the blog you want to integrate. Amazon Associates sets up a link under the Monetize tab. Sign in through your Associates ID or create a new ID account. Click "Take the Associates" Tour to be redirected to Amazon Associates to customize links, aStores and widgets for Blogger.
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