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General Affiliate Program Questions

What is an affiliate program?

Who are affiliates?

How do affiliates get paid?

Is there a cost associated with signing up for an affiliate program?

Can I become an affiliate if I’m outside of the United States?

What is a commission rate?

What are networks?

What kinds of companies offer affiliate programs?

How does an affiliate know what brands to partner with when just starting out?

Do affiliates need a certification to be an affiliate?

Do affiliates need to have an established website to get started?

Who has control of what’s being published on an affiliate’s site/blog?

Who manages your affiliate program?

What is an OPM?

What is a cookie?

How long do cookies last?

What is a product data feed?

What is an RSS feed?

What does EPC mean?

Advanced Affiliate Marketing Questions

How do I know if my application has been received or if I have been accepted into the affiliate program?

Am I obligated to place a certain number of links on my website?

What is deep linking?

What are two tier links?

Where can I get help with advanced linking questions?

Where should I post my banners?

How can I promote on social media platforms?

Can I use images from your (and client) websites for affiliate promotion?

How does the affiliate program know when I should receive credit for an order?

When and how do I get paid?

What sales and revenue reports are provided for affiliates?

How do product returns affect my commission?

Network Specific Questions

Where do I locate my affiliate ID?

How do I recover/change my password?

How do I pull links/banners?

How do I remove myself from the program?