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Shareasale manages affiliate programs for thousands of merchants. The site makes it easier to apply to programs and create links. And simple-to-use datafeeds are offered by most merchants.

Using Browse Nodes (like all the Amazon sites) organizes it's web pages using "browse nodes." A browse node originally represented a specific page at, but is now used most often to create a category of related products.

A "browse node ID" is used to identify a specific browse node. The ID is an integer value. There's no pattern to these numbers other than that each browse node has a unique ID. Browse node IDs are used by the BrowseNodeLookup and ItemSearch operations of Amazon's E-Commerce Services.

You can find browse node IDs in the A2S documentation and by looking at URLs at

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