Affiliate Network


A value-added intermediary providing services, including aggregation, for affiliate merchants and affiliates.


For affiliate merchants, services can include providing tracking technology, reporting tools, payment processing, and access to a large base of affiliates.

For affiliates, services can include providing one-click application to new merchants, reporting tools, and payment aggregation.


associate network

Related Terms

affiliate, affiliate directory, affiliate marketing, affiliate merchant, affiliate software, exclusivity, payment threshold, return days, two-tier affiliate program


Commission Junction – 3rd party affiliate network

LinkShare – 3rd party affiliate network


What Is The Best Affiliate Solution?
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Choosing an Affiliate Network Provider
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Build Versus Buy?
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