I have been an Amazon Associate for a long time. I was an Amazon Associate when Blogger (or Blogspot) had a tool that let you build related affiliate links into your content. Remember that? No? Don't remember? Yeah. That's how long I've been an Amazon Associate. I used to have to a couple of aStores. Surely you remember those! Yeah. Those were discontinued too.
I've gone through the growing pains and cha … cha … cha … changes with Amazon and can honestly say … as they have gotten older, they've gotten better! If you are a newbie to affiliate marketing start with Amazon.
I only have one complaint with Amazon. They don't use PayPal. But I can live with that!
I am amazed that you have been with them for that long. Hopefully, you have made some good cash while at it. As for me, we parted amically after 1 year of working my head off trying to get some credible refferals and earn some decent cash. Well, it didnt happen and I had to count my losses and hit the ground, running,