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.
see also: Affiliate Marketing Tools
What Is The Best Affiliate Solution?
ClickZ (June 15, 2001)
Choosing an Affiliate Network Provider
ClickZ (October 20, 2000)