Affiliate Program and Associate Program
can be defined as a money making program or home business for website owner
and webmaster. In affiliate program either a Merchant or a Seller can both
make money by selling products and services in a global market through the
internet and via e-mail. There are two types of affiliate Programs:
2. Seller Affiliate/Associate program
Program :- If
you are a merchant you can boost your sales by offering affiliate program
with a good percentage of commission margin to the affiliate reseller. If a
Merchant offers a good percentage of commission rates, definitely many
Affiliate/Associate resellers will sell your product and services in the
For creating affiliate/associate program a merchant needs to develop
software to take care of the management of the affiliate seller and their sales
tracking. Merchant can also buy this kind of software in the global market
If you do not want
to do this affiliate management work yourself, but still want to
sell your products and services through affiliate /associate partner, you can hire the service of a third party.
LinkShare, clickXchange, --------- are offering this service. For more details you can log on to
Nowadays Merchants who want to boost their business and sales should create
a 2-tier affiliate program to sell their product and services rather
then spending a huge amount of money on marketing and advertising in
different media. Through affiliate/associate programs, merchants can rapidly
boost their sales in the global market. So affiliate/associate program are a
growing concept for marketing and sales in the current worldwide web business.
In this system merchants do not have to spent huge amounts of money for
marketing and advertising because all the marketing and advertising will be
done by the affiliate reseller. So definitely the Merchant can save huge amounts of money from advertisement
Affiliate / Associate: - If you are a seller and have a good website, you
may sell products and service as an affiliate/associate seller. You can find
top products and services to sell from your website. Affiliate program
-----, ------- have got a long lists of merchants
welcoming you to join their sales team by joining their affiliate program.
Affiliate programs are also divided in to the following categories.
#. One Tier Affiliate Program.
#. Two Tier Affiliate Program.
#. Multi Tier Affiliate Program
In the one tier affiliate
program you can get commission only on your sales. In the two tier affiliate
program you may make certain % of commission if you recruit other
affiliate sellers through your website tracking link. But in the multi level
affiliate program you get a certain % of commission by recruiting multi
level affiliate sellers. ------- is a example of a multi level affiliate
joined an affiliate program from a third party tracking affiliate program, you
may have more chance to make more money, because you can choose the affiliate
products and services from one place and from the best commission rate
providers. And it is much more easy to join a different merchant from one
place. All the tracking and commission will be
calculated by a single management system.
LinkShare, clickXchange, -----, ------ are some
examples of affiliate program operators where you can find many merchants
welcoming you to sell their products and services in the worldwide market.
Before joining any affiliate program you should read and understand their
terms and conditions. Some program operators have got very long and
complicated terms and conditions which are very difficult to understand.