What Is Affiliate Marketing
Affiliate marketing is the process of earning a commission by promoting other people’s (company’s) Product. when that person buys the product based on your recommendation, you receive a commission. This commission depending on what product you are promoting. Affiliate marketing is commonly confused with referral marketing, as both forms of marketing use third parties to drive sales to the retailer.
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Many online companies who sell products such as E-commerce, web-hosting, or some other service, usually offer an affiliate program. There are two ways to approach affiliate marketing: You can offer an affiliate program to others or you can sign up to be another business’s affiliate.