What is the Affiliate Program?
(Revised August 3, 2015)
The IDX+ Affiliate Program allows you to make money by referring customers to purchase IDX+. You earn commission by placing links and promotional banners on your web site that directs buyers to the IDX+ site.
How much money will I earn through your Affiliate Program?
Our standard commission rate is 20% of the purchase price. IDX+ is currently priced at [idx-plus-price]; each sale you generate will earn you [idx-plus-commission]!
What are the rules/terms of the Affiliate Program?
The Affiliate Program rules and terms are defined on the Affiliate Agreement page.
How do I join become an affiliate?
The Affiliate Program is managed by Talega Properties LLC. and a third-party service called AffiliateWP. If approved, you will be given information on how to register with the AffiliateWP service.
What is AffiliteWP?
AffiliateWP is a comprehensive, easy to use affiliate service. We now use AffiliateWP to make our affiliate program easier to use.
How does the Affiliate Program work?
It’s easy, you make money by referring customers to IDX+ website. We will then send your commission directly to your PayPal account on a monthly basis.
Does it cost me anything to become an affiliate?
The program is free to join, there are no monthly charges and no minimum sales requirements.
Are sites outside of the U.S. eligible for the Affiliate Program?
Yes, you may join the affiliate program as long as you have a verified PayPal account.
I operate multiple websites, can I still participate in the Affiliate Program?
Yes. You’re welcome to promote IDX+ across all of your websites. The more links and banners you place on your websites, the more qualified leads you’re likely to send us and this should translate into a higher conversion.
Is my blog or website eligible for the Affiliate Program?
Most blogs and websites qualify to participate in the Affiliate Program, but we reserve the right to refuse membership or revoke your membership at any time if we determine that your website contains objectionable material, such as defamatory content, pornography or other content of an adult nature.
I don’t have a blog or website, can I still participate in the Affiliate Program?
Yes. You can still share your affiliate link via email or on your personal social media sites like Facebook, MySpace, Twitter, etc. However, any official or unofficial IDX+ social media page that is a forum, general group discussion or similar commercial type social media page is excluded from the Affiliate Program.
Where can I find my affiliate link?
- Activate your account with AffiiateWP.
- Once you have logged in to the AffiliateWP site, go to the “Affiliate Admin” screen under “Affiliates”.
- Select the “Get Affiliate Code” link.
- Select IDXPlus from the list of merchants and then click on “Get Affiliate Code”.
- You will be presented with a variety of options for creating an affiliate link. Select the one you want and cut-n-paste the link on to your web site.
You will receive credit for all sales regardless of which product you select when generating the affiliate link.
Can I link to IDX+ website directly and get credit for sales?
You can. For any page on this website, you can add `?aff=YOUR_AFFILIATE_NUMBER` to the URL and you will get credit. If your affiliate number was 12345, you would link to this page using this URL: `http://idxplus.net/faq/affiliate-faq/?aff=12345`
How long do affiliate cookies last?
Affiliate cookies are valid for six months. This is a way-long time, which is good for you.
How do I track my earnings?
You can login to the Affiliate website at any time for access to real-time reports and get up-to-the-minute information about any commissions you’ve earned.
When will I receive my affiliate commissions?
Affiliate payments are processed and sent directly to your PayPal account around the 1st of each month. While we usually process all payments on the 1st day of the month, we don’t guarantee payments will be posted by the 1st. We hold payments for a full 30 days to allow for processing, chargebacks, etc. For example, you would receive an affiliate payment for the full month of August, on October 1st.
Can I earn commissions on my own purchases?
No, but nice try. You will not receive any credit when making a purchase through your own affiliate link. You may receive an automatic notification from AffiliateWP to let you know that a sale has taken place, but your affiliate payments will not include commissions for the sale.