How do the program organisers know when a visitor has gone to them
from my site and not elsewhere?
hyperlink contains an added element called cgi script which
identifies your account number and correctly ascribes each hit to
How can I find out if I am due to receive a payment ?
program organisers will provide you with details of how you can
check your account at any time. You will receive a payment at the
end of the half-month period in which you cross the payment
threshold. If you are very successful you could get two payments
I can't decide between competing programs; how do I know which to
Why not sign up for all of them and see which makes you the most
money. There is no limit to the number of programs you sign
up for but remember that the more routes by which your visitors
can leave your Site the fewer hits each program will receive.
How do I know I can trust the program to pay out when due?
Each of the programs on this site have been fully checked out and
are considered to be amongst the most reliable on the web.
If you find that any do not pay out as due please email email@example.com
and I will remove that programme from this site. You could also
consider joining the affiliate Marketeers discussion board at RevBoard.com
which offers an Internet Marketing Discussion Board for Internet
Marketers, affiliates, and program managers. Members range from
novices to experienced marketers and program managers.
The program asks me to pay to join them. Should I ?
No, never part with cash. Remember you are
helping their business - not the other way round. There
is always another program which will welcome your business. This
is true whenever a program makes a condition of which you are unsure.
I'm looking for software to help me run my own affiliate program
and I'm on a budget, what should I use?
I have no experience of using it myself but most of the self-managing
affiliate programs use iDevAffiliate
from iDevDirect. It costs $99.00, works for pay-per-sale percentage
programs, pay-per-sale flat rate programs and pay-per-clicks programs;
it works it various currencies and up to 100 levels. Check it out
run my own affiliate program and am looking for ways to promote it.
Can you help?
Go to the Add New Program page
add type in your details. Once approved your program will appear
in our listings. Alternatively contact Partnerific.
They claim to be able to build up your program really quicker by
finding your appropriate affiliates. you can also contact AffiliateFirst
who will submit your program to over 50 Affiliate Directories for
a fee. You can also find out more about successful Affiliate marketing
through subscribing to Revenue,
the affiliate industry magazine.
I still have an unanswered question. What should I do?
Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
and I'll do my best to answer it.
How do I create a site that will make lots of money?
a niche and focus on it. Try not to diversify too far from your
Then see about ensuring
visitors looking for your products or services can find them by
having a high position in the Search Engine Returns.
You have thousands of programs listed here but I still can't find
the right one for my site. Where should I look?
Type "XXXX affiliate program" where "XXXX"
is the subject of your website, then click Go. You might find just
what you want.