What is commission?
Merchants sell their products or services on their websites. They pay affiliates for advertising them and directing traffic to their websites. Affiliate earn money value for every transformed visitor into a sale. This value is called a commission.
There are many types of commissions – action commission, recurring commission, lifetime or split commission. Each type defines, when the commission will be paid, e.g. per click, for membership or something else.
Learn more about commissions in Post Affiliate Pro.
Frequently asked questions
What is a typical affiliate commission?
Affiliate commission vary depending on the affiliate program and the industry. However, a typical affiliate commission rate is around 5-10% of the sale price.
Is affiliate marketing commission based?
Yes, affiliate marketing is a commission based marketing strategy.
What are the types of commission in affiliate marketing?
There are many types of commission in affiliate marketing. Some of the most common are commission per action and commission per sale.