Clicking Through on BNA

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Clicking Through on BNA

Postby AUbicycles » Fri Mar 01, 2013 10:07 am

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Torpedo 7
Ground Effect
Ebay
Chain Reaction Cycles
Wiggle
ProBikeKit
Evans Cycle
JensonUSA
Competitive Cyclist
Cycling Express

(Cell Bikes unfortunately stopped, although it was going well for them, email them if you want them to restart as they are a pretty good Aussie online retailer.)

Many members know that if you purchase online, and click through the link on BNA to the shop then this helps BNA.

It doesn't affect the price you pay and BNA gets on average 2-3% of the sale price which goes back into this website. So if you are ready to buy, it would be great if you can click through from BNA which is a easy way for you to support. We have the main store links on the right side in the grey box and many shop names are automatically linked inside posts.

If you get a referral for an online store or Local Bike Shop from this site, tell them it was through BNA. When these stores see that BNA helps get them business, they are prepared to return the support. Likewise if you spot a shop that you think should be an affiliate on BNA, let me know - not all shops are interested but I can always ask.

On Aussie shops - you will notice that recently we have added Cell Bikes and Cycling Express which is great. Previously we only had Torpedo7 although I was actively trying to get more Aussie retailers involved so for a while it appeared to be just the domain of the overseas stores.

Regardless of where you choose to buy - if we had a link to the retailer as an affiliated partner, clicking through helps!

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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby vander » Fri Mar 01, 2013 4:52 pm

Dont know where else to put it but possibly bikebug, they are taking their online store more seriously now.
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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby rifraf » Fri Mar 01, 2013 7:46 pm

Maybe you need a link to Starbike and Bike24? 3% of some Son28 and/or Rohloff action would oil the wheels? :idea: Theres a few forum members who've been down that track now.
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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby Ferrovelo » Sun Mar 03, 2013 10:28 pm

Don't know that.
No problem. Will do in future.
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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby elStado » Wed Mar 06, 2013 1:33 am

Affiliate programs are great. I'll make sure I click through with all my future bike purchases as I know it makes a big difference and helps pay the bills!
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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby Mustang » Wed Mar 06, 2013 6:46 pm

I use "Ribble" can,t see them on the list. They are better priced than most if you can catch the stock "in stock".
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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby AUbicycles » Wed Mar 06, 2013 10:10 pm

Ribble have the problem of not ever bothering to respond - over the past 3 years I have sent about 15 requests and not had a single response.
I would be interested, and have tried but can't get any further on this.

If you do order, you could through in a note in the order that they should take notice of BNA :)

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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby MichaelB » Mon Mar 11, 2013 12:37 pm

Hi Chris,

Last two orders through CRC done via the click through.

Had a goodie for Ribble, but they aren't on your list.

Have to order some things through eBay soon, so will make sure I go through BNA :D

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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby Mugglechops » Wed Mar 13, 2013 7:03 pm

I never knew that. Will do it from now on.
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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby Redbull » Thu Mar 14, 2013 1:03 am

When I click on them using chrome they go no where.


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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby AUbicycles » Thu Mar 14, 2013 11:11 am

I just downloaded and tried Chrome (Mac) and it works fine. Are we talking about the links on the right?

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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby MichaelB » Thu Mar 14, 2013 1:00 pm

Redbull wrote:When I click on them using chrome they go no where.



I use Chrome on Win 7 and have no issues.

Must be op error :P

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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby Redbull » Thu Mar 14, 2013 1:30 pm

Bugger me.

They all work now.

Sorry Christopher but they didn't yesterday or previously. Missed out on some revenue yesterday :(

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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby AUbicycles » Thu Mar 14, 2013 2:29 pm

Just put a cheque in the post and we can call it quit.

If it is an oversized cheque, I will get a photo of me holding it and shaking hands with someone :)

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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby ozzymac » Thu Mar 14, 2013 4:03 pm

Sucks a bit.... I don't get to click on anything as nothing shows up in Tapatalk...

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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby stinhambo » Mon Mar 18, 2013 12:50 pm

I didn't know that! Anything for Wiggle.com.au?
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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby AUbicycles » Mon Mar 18, 2013 1:23 pm

Uk and .com.au for wiggle are essentially the same.

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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby wardie » Mon Mar 18, 2013 2:15 pm

I wasn't aware of this. Great idea.

What about Competitive Cyclist?
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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby stinhambo » Mon Mar 18, 2013 3:16 pm

AUbicycles wrote:Uk and .com.au for wiggle are essentially the same.


Ah I didn't know that but it doesn't surprise me. My only concern would be regarding warranties for some manufacturers like Garmin and cycle helmet safety certification.
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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby Summernight » Mon Mar 18, 2013 3:22 pm

stinhambo wrote:
AUbicycles wrote:Uk and .com.au for wiggle are essentially the same.


Ah I didn't know that but it doesn't surprise me. My only concern would be regarding warranties for some manufacturers like Garmin and cycle helmet safety certification.


Wiggle don't currently change anything about the website if you use the AU compared to the UK. They still say that everything comes from the UK so all warranties etc. will be UK ones (and all powerpoint plugs will be EU/UK etc. unless specified otherwise). Not sure about the helmet safety stickers though as I haven't purchased a helmet from them.

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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby AUbicycles » Mon Mar 18, 2013 10:35 pm

Yes - you do need to watch out for the Australian Safety Standards sticker - AS/NZS 2623:2008. If it doesn't specifically reference this then avoid.

On Competitive Cyclist, I will look into this.

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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby AUbicycles » Fri Mar 22, 2013 10:24 pm

Just completed Competitive Cyclist as requested - and any local bike shops that have affiliate programs are welcome to contact me.

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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby stinhambo » Sun Mar 24, 2013 11:00 pm

Did my bit with Probikekit :)

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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby Gerry.M » Mon Mar 25, 2013 9:36 pm

AUbicycles wrote:Just completed Competitive Cyclist as requested - and any local bike shops that have affiliate programs are welcome to contact me.


Have you had any contact with cyclingdeal.com.au ?
Possible to add them too?

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Re: Clicking Through on BNA

Postby AUbicycles » Mon Mar 25, 2013 11:41 pm

Actually have had contact though they have other ideas.

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