Affiliate revenue comes from affiliate a marketing program that promotes one’s product online. The program is a profit sharing between a website owner and an entrepreneur. Affiliate revenue is generated from method called affiliate marketing which allows different participants and/or users to earn in some way.
The method includes four participants:
The network which will be the means for the business,
The entrepreneur, who owns the product
The affiliate, the one who published and advertises the product through his website, and
The customers/clients to whom we sell products or provide service targeting to satisfy their wants and provide their needs. (which is the most important to consider)
The following are the ways you can generate affiliate revenue:
Pay Per Click (PPC) – An affiliate marketing strategy which is more interactive than just placing and pay for the appearance of an advertisement on a web page. When users clicks on ad on a website of an affiliate and sends to an ad and gains a potential client that may be advantageous to the business and also the affiliate which does earn an income each time a visitor clicks the advertisement. The affiliate revenue will depends on the variety of products and services or the amount of commission.
Pay Per Sale (PPS) – This program is only based on qualified sales. A specific percentage of commission is given to the website owner that generates sales through its advertisement.
Pay Per Lead (PPL) – Compared to the PPS, PPL has to do with the actual sales made. The website owner is earning when potential client register at the entrepreneur’s website.