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Use attributes in format region_from and region_to= to change the languages showing in language switcher.
Available regions are:
europe_from europe_to
asia_from asia_to
mideast_from mideast_to
america_from america_to

europe_from=0 europe_to=22 will put all languages (ordered in language switcher settings) from 1 to 21 to Europe region:
asia_from=22 asia_to=25 will put all languages from 23 to 24 (so only 2) into Asia region.

Cost per sale (CPS)

What is cost per sale?

Cost per sale or CPS is a kind of payment methods for promoting products, services or websites on the Internet. Merchants pay their affiliates for every sale. It means when transaction made by credit card is completed. This kind of affiliate marketing reduces vulnerability to frauds by banning IP addresses with fraudulent behavior. So, CPS method is one of the most cost-effective and fraud protective.

It is possible to calculate it by dividing costs by a number of all sales. Another way is to divide the cost per click by conversion rate.

Frequently asked questions

How is cost per sale calculated?

Cost per sale is calculated by dividing the total cost of your campaign by the total revenue generated.

What is a good cost per sale?

The answer to this question will vary depending on the products or services being offered, the industries, and a number of other factors. In general, businesses should aim for a cost per sale that is lower than the average order value for their products or services.

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What is CPS, how do you use it in Post Affiliate Pro and how does it benefit your business, all this can be found in this article.


CPS or cost-per-sale is a payment method used by affiliates where they earn a commission for each sale made by a customer. CPS is commonly used by e-shops selling digital or physical products. In Post Affiliate Pro merchants can customize tracking methods in managing campaigns and promo materials. CPS offers benefits such as minimizing marketing costs, low-risk strategy, and a wider reach for the campaign. Affiliate management is easy with excellent tools from Post Affiliate Pro.

A cost per lead (CPL) model represents a payment model for internet promotion. Affiliates are paid for each lead generated by the merchant.

Cost per lead (CPL)

A cost per lead (CPL) model represents a payment model for internet promotion. Affiliates are paid for each lead generated by the merchant.

Pay per sale (pps) means that you reward your agents for sales they have made. They are paid as soon as a lead is turned into a sale.

Pay per sale (PPS)

Pay per sale (PPS) is a reward program in affiliate marketing where agents are paid for sales they've made, as soon as a lead is turned into a sale. Affiliate marketers earn a commission on every product sale they refer through this method. The cost of pay per sale lead generation services typically range from $500 to $5000 per month. Other reward programs include pay per lead or pay per click. It is up to businesses to decide which reward program is most beneficial for them.

Can you use the CPC advertising model in Post Affiliate Pro? Read on to learn exactly how to use it, and how it can benefit your business.


CPC (cost per click) is an advertising revenue model where affiliates get paid for every click on the merchant's ad. Post Affiliate Pro tracks all clicks for affiliate links and banners and generates commissions for unique and repeated clicks. Using CPC in your business can be cost-effective, allow you to target specific audiences and customize your campaigns. It also gives you control over your budget and works well on different platforms. CTR (click-through rate) is different from CPC, as it measures how many users see and click on an ad. You can track CPC with Post Affiliate Pro by integrating click-tracking codes into your website and campaigns.

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