4. Setting up campaign(s) and commissions
Campaigns are used to specify different types or different levels of commissions.
For example, you can have Campaign 1, where you'll reward your affiliates _per click_, and another Campaign 2, where affiliates receive commissions per sale.
Or you can have a campaign called Low cost products, which will have 15% _per sale_ commissions, and another campaign called Expensive products with 30% _per sale_ commission.
If you have only one product, or the same commissions for all products, you may need...
7. Customize your affiliate signup form
You can review the standard signup form, and customize it if you want to. You can edit it in merchant panel > Configuration > Affiliate signup
The signup form comes with an information mini-site that contains some information about the affiliate program, etc.
You can edit the text next to signup form, choose what fields should be displayed in the form, set what fields are mandatory or voluntary for affiliates, set your terms & conditions, customize design, set signup commissions, etc....
8. Customize your affiliate panel
Affiliate panel is a place where your affiliates get all the information which helps them to promote your products.
It should include training materials, information about campaigns, list of banners and other features.
With Post Affiliate Pro, you have a high level of flexibility of the affiliate panel. You can change both its design and content. This includes menu items, what content you want to have there, and even write your own content or link to some external pages.
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9. Integrate the affiliate software with your website
Integration is a way to connect the affiliate system to your current website, shopping cart or payment gateway in a way that the affiliate system will be notified about referrals and purchases.
When being notified, the affiliate system registers the click, sale, lead or any other web action, finds the affiliate who referred the particular click/sale/lead/action and creates appropriate commission for referring affiliate.
Here you can see how tracking works (http://support.qualityunit.com/401709-H...