What is an Affiliate Program?
An Affiliate program is a type of marketing that you can use to market your products, it involves "Affiliates" who will share the products of your shop with their followers on social media platforms or blogs.
In return when one of the customers uses the affiliate link (given to every affiliate) to purchase a product on your website, the affiliate earns up to a -15% commission on it.
Who are Affiliates and What's in it for them?
- Affiliates are influencers, they are people with a large following on social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, etc.
- They share and recommend products from your shop to their followers, in return, they get a small commission
Our partner GoAffPro
It is simply, the easiest way of setting up an affiliate program for your website, it offers great features, high customization and is easy to use.
- It gives you greater control over affiliates, you can set up commission rates, create discount coupons, see statistics such as sales, payouts, top partners, etc, and much more.
- It provides a great interface for Affiliates, showing them statistics such as earnings, referrals, provides referral links for different social media platforms, etc.
When you install the App on your website
- An Affiliate tracking script gets installed on your website that tracks the visitor who comes to your website using the affiliate link.
- An Affiliate Portal for which you are provided with a link, this is where you can register affiliates.
Affiliate Tracking Script
The tracking script is automatically installed on your website. It tracks the visitor that comes to your website using the referral link of the affiliate. The script tracks the visitor throughout its visit. When the visitor makes a purchase, the commission for the sale is then credited to the affiliate.
This is the portal used to register affiliates, here the affiliates after registration can view their referrals, sales, earnings, etc. Every affiliate is provided with a unique referral link to share, which they can share with their followers, the referral link directs the visitor to your website or a product on your website. GoAffPro is your one-stop solution for Affiliate Marketing, it provides industry-best features to you, in an easy to use interface.
Email Notifications for Affiliates
GoAffPro provides you with the option to set email notifications for our affiliates. Our affiliates receive email notifications for the following events:
- When affiliate account is created: notification on the newly created affiliate account.
- When affiliate account is approved: notification on when the account gets approved by the merchant.
- When a new sale is made: notification when a new sale is made by a customer using an affiliate's referral link.
- When a new sale is approved: notification, when the sale made, is approved by the customer.
- When a sale is rejected: notification, when the sale made, is rejected by the merchant.
- When affiliate payment is processed: notification when an affiliate's payment is processed.
Your Affiliate Portal
List of features and options on the Affiliate portal for registered affiliates.
We recommend reading all the chapters by clicking on each menu left items.
The link from the image above is available here: BEST GoAffPro official affiliates guide