Introduction To Affiliate Marketing

June 13, 2008

How would you like complimentary businesses to recommend and promote your products and you only pay them if a sale or lead is generated?

That’s what affiliate marketing is all about.

It is a marketing method whereby you reward third parties (known as affiliates) for every visitor, subscriber, customer and/or sale that they send to your website.

The types of compensation available:

  1. Pay per sale: The affiliate gets a percentage of the sale.
  2. Pay per click: The affiliate gets paid for every click on your ad.
  3. Pay per lead: The affiliate gets paid a specific amount per lead generated. Read more