Affiliate program

Articles about setting up and improving your affiliate program

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67 articles in this collection
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Getting started

Which integration guide should I follow?

Helping you to find the best way to install Tapfiliate in your website/shop.
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

My program works! So, now, what’s next?

How to move forward after successfully testing your clicks and conversions.
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

Why should I create a test affiliate?

Getting to know your Tapfiliate platform, inside and out
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Written by Amaris Montes
Updated over a week ago

How do I invite affiliates to my program?

Learn how to add new or existing affiliates
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Written by Ad
Updated over a week ago

Can I import affiliates?

Learn how to migrate your affiliates from a different platform to Tapfiliate.
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

How can I re-approve an disapproved affiliate?

Learn how to reactivate/re-approve an affiliate previously removed from a program.
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Written by Thomas van der Kleij
Updated over a week ago

Can I auto-approve affiliates?

Automating the approval of affiliates
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

Can I see how my affiliates are performing?

Notes on how to use the Tapfiliate reporting.
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Written by Ad
Updated over a week ago

How do I disapprove an affiliate?

Learn how to remove an affiliate from a program.
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Written by Amaris Montes
Updated over a week ago

Can I resend affiliate log in details?

Learn how to resend the affiliate login details and password after they lost their validity.
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

How can my affiliates change their referral links?

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Written by Thomas van der Kleij
Updated over a week ago

Is there a way to disable referral codes?

Anonymize your affiliates' referral codes in one click
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Written by Amaris Montes
Updated over a week ago

What is cookie time?

The lifespan of a cookie and how to set it up and/or adjust this configuration.
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

How long are visitors tracked?

What “cookie time” is and how to set it up.
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

If two affiliates have referred the same customer, which affiliate will get the commission?

Implications of the 'last cookie count' logic.
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

Is there a difference between approving someone to a program and adding them?

Understand the difference between two commonly used terms.
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Written by Amaris Montes
Updated over a week ago

How can I permanently delete affiliates?

Learn how to remove or delete affiliates from your program(s).
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago
Managing your programs

Can I delete a conversion?

How to delete (test) conversions.
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

Can I manage multiple programs with one account?

Things you need to know if you plan to open more than one program within one Tapfiliate account.
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

How do I manually add a conversion?

You can manually add conversions and assign them to an affiliate.
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Written by Maria
Updated this week

Can I change a conversion's external id?

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Written by Amaris Montes
Updated over a week ago

How to handle refunds/cancellations.

Ways to handle cases of return/cancellations.
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Written by Maria
Updated this week

Is it possible to auto-approve commissions?

Automating the approval of commissions
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

Can I bulk-approve commissions?

Mass approval of commissions for accounts with large traffic.
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

When a product is returned/canceled, is the commission also automatically disapproved?

Implications of return and/or cancelation policy on affiliate marketing.
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

Can I assign different commission rates to different affiliates?

Reward your affiliates with different commission rates by creating affiliate groups.
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

Can I create multiple tiers of commissions for affiliates?

The possibilities of creating tiers for affiliates based on their performance.
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Written by Thomas van der Kleij
Updated over a week ago

Can I add a currency or token not listed in the settings?

Need to add a currency or token that's unlisted? Yes, you can!
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

How do bonuses work?

See an example of a bonus setup
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

Can I set sales bonuses/incentives?

Setting up bonuses to help your affiliate marketing strategy grow.
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Written by Ad
Updated over a week ago

Why are bonus commissions not showing?

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Written by Thomas van der Kleij
Updated over a week ago

Can my affiliates see my program's commission structure?

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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

How do I manage multiple currencies?

Learn how to manage cases of stores with multiple currencies
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

How can I change my programs' tracking method?

Tracking methods might need to be changed for different reasons. Learn how to perform this changes.
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Written by Ad
Updated over a week ago

How do negative commissions work on Tapfiliate?

Setting up a negative balance
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Written by Amaris Montes
Updated today

What's a UTM parameter?

Adding UTM parameters will help you get more granular information in your Google Analytics.
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

How do I add UTM parameters to Tapfiliate links?

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Written by Ad
Updated over a week ago

Can I use Tapfiliate to run programs for others?

Information for agencies and individuals trying to use Tapfiliate to create and run affiliate programs for others.
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

I need information to help my affiliates use Tapfiliate

How to reply to questions from affiliates regarding platform usage.
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

I signed up prior to October 2017. How can I enable referral codes?

Referral codes were added after October 2017, and that means that old accounts need some adjustments in order to be able to use them.
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Written by Ad
Updated over a week ago
Implementing optional and/or advanced features

Can I track leads on Tapfiliate?

How to track new customers or leads on Tapfiliate.
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

Can I use custom links?

Solutions to avoid affiliates changing their referral code, or get rid of the '?ref=' part of your affiliate links.
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Written by Ad
Updated over a week ago

Can I have different commissions per product category/sku?

Useful for cases with different types of products that require a more complex commission structure.
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

How can my affiliates set up S2S/Postback tracking?

Set up postback tracking using an affiliate subID
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Written by Ad
Updated over a week ago

Can my affiliates track individual traffic sources?

Additional information for affiliates needing to add sources to their account.
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Written by Ad
Updated over a week ago

Is it possible to track by coupon codes?

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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

How can I add recurring commissions?

Can I give my affiliates a monthly recurring commission for subscription services?
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

What are Lifetime Commissions?

No more need cookies. Link your customer to an affiliate, to attribute commissions for all the customer's future purchases.
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

How does multiple domain tracking work?

Understanding the value of our multi-domain tracking feature.
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

How do I pass conversion metadata to affiliates?

What to do if you want affiliates to receive extra information along with the conversion (ie. product details).
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago

Can I get more information with the conversion?

Get additional metadata alongside your conversion to obtain more information on referred customers, leads, or clients.
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Written by Maria
Updated over a week ago