Be a successful Affiliate Partner
Xero is beautiful online accounting software – complete with payroll, inventory and more.
Earn money by telling your audience how Xero can help run and grow their business.
"The affiliate team at Xero is world class. They have been a tremendous help to us as we expanded the accounting and bookkeeping content on Fit Small Business. Most recently, they helped us create a course around using Xero." - Marc Prosser | FitSmallBusiness.com
How it works
Fill out the application to join the affiliate programme. Once you’ve been approved, you’ll be given access to affiliate links and banners with your unique tracking code.
Then tell your audience about how Xero can help their business. Place your affiliate link or banner on your website, emails, webinars, social media, video tutorials, etc.
Xero affiliate partners can earn commissions for both a free trial and new subscribers converting from the free trial. Commissions start at $5 per free trial and $20 - $50 per subscription.
Refer to your insertion order for commission rate details. VIP commission levels are also available for high-performing affiliates.
FREE TRIAL SIGN-UPS
NEW XERO SUBSCRIBER
$20 - $50
Who can join the affiliate programme?
Anyone with a passion for small business can be a Xero affiliate. Our programme partners with all types of affiliates who share Xero with their audience.
Monetize your blog by adding Xero banners and links to your website and blog posts.
Social media influencers
Promote Xero on your social channels – Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Twitter, etc.
Small business consultants
Direct your clients to Xero for their small business accounting and payroll needs.
News and media
Leverage Xero's small business focus as visitors follow the latest business trends through podcasts and news outlets.
Share the knowledge. Include Xero in your course materials and presentations.
Use your network to help new entrepreneurs manage a successful business with Xero.
"We've been partnered with Xero for a few years now and couldn't be happier. The level of tracking, communication, and data sharing they have offered us is hard to come by in the affiliate world. Promoting Xero is a no-brainer. We even use them in-house for our own accounting needs." - Amad Ebrahimi | MerchantMaverick.com
We're here to help
Have questions or need more information? Our affiliate team is available to help you get started and become a successful Xero Affiliate.
Simply email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Your questions answered
For you, it’s an opportunity to earn commissions on new Xero customers referred to Xero from your website. Xero invites website owners, bloggers, small business consultants, email marketers, social media publishers, online forum operators and anyone with an interest in small businesses and small business accounting to promote Xero and earn commission for new customers referred to Xero.
Once your affiliate application is approved, you can immediately use a variety of banner and text links to promote Xero. When a user clicks one of the affiliate links on your site and becomes a Xero subscriber, you’ll earn commission on the sale. Xero has partnered with Commission Junction and Impact Radius to provide easy access to detailed reporting and commission payments.
Commission Junction and Impact Radius manages all payments and sends monthly payments for the previous month’s performance.
Because there is no cap on commissions, you can earn as much as you like. Please see commission payment information for current payouts.
Because it is your opportunity to partner with the global leader in online accounting. Xero has over 1 million global subscribers in more than 180 countries. And our beautiful small business accounting software provides all the tools small business owners need to grow their business – such as payroll, inventory and more. Owners can see their cash flow in real time and customize Xero to suit them best with over 600 business applications – including solutions for CRM, invoicing and eCommerce, to name a few.
Xero may reject your application if it's determined that your site is unsuitable for our affiliate programme. Unsuitable sites include – but are not limited to – those promoting sexually explicit, illegal or inappropriate content, violence or discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age. Xero reserves the right – at its sole discretion – to reject any application deemed to be unacceptable for any reason. All participants in the Xero Partner Programme are ineligible for participation in the Xero Affiliate Programme.
Yes, it is a global programme.
Simply click the Apply Now button and complete the short application form. Applications are generally approved within 24 to 48 hours. If approved, you can immediately start promoting Xero.