Affiliate tracking software (in-house
affiliate program) gives you more control over your program,
plus you create your own affiliate contract in the most appropriate
way for you. Also there are no commissions paid to a third party.
Good affiliate tracking software
must have following features: reliable tracking and real time
statistics for you and your affiliates; anti-fraud protection;
ability to track two-tier affiliate programs; easy integration with
third party shopping cart systems.
Affiliate tracking software can be web-based
(no installation of software required) and those that require
installation on your site. For web based tracking software there are
monthly hosting/maintenance fees.
One of the few programs designed to
run on Windows hosted websites.
The program comes with its own shopping cart and access
database so there is no need to have separate shopping cart
Integrated with PayPal so that you
can accept credit cards on your site without having a merchant
Program setup is easy via a web
page interface. There is no need to setup cgi scripts. You simply
upload your files to your Windows website or server and load
setup.asp in your browser.
Set up to 5 levels of commissions
per product. CPC program supported as well. Each affiliate can set
up their own ad trackers.
Also their offer quality ad
tracking software for only $10.
For both products available free
One of the most popular web-based
affiliate tracking software that integrates with most third-party
shopping cart systems.
Merchant can have a choice of a
pay-per-click, pay-per-lead, pay-per-sale, pay-per-% of sale or
pay-per-product quantity affiliate program model. Can track two-tier
Allows merchants to export a
Payment Report to PayPal's mass payment system.
Set up fee: $395.
Monthly Fee: $45.
Availbale 2 solutions:
AShop for Downloads is a
complete solution for affiliate marketing and selling digital
products online. Management of the store is all done through your
browser. No special skills or knowledge are required. In addition,
company provides exceptional support.
Requires a host server with PHP
support, a mySQL database, and a compatible payment gateway service.
Gateway integration is included for AuthorizeNet, PayPal, 2CheckOut,
WorldPay, PlanetPayment, PaySystems, and Manual Payment Processing.
AShop Deluxe is an affiliate
marketing system and shopping cart for selling tangible products.
Server requirements are the same.
Cheap and reliable tracking
programming experience and tools are required to customize and
install this system.Replicates a website for each new
Generates HTML banner codes for each new affiliate.
Time, date, and IP address of each new affiliate sign up is
All the above is done instantly and automatically so your new
affiliates can be selling for you right away.
You are responsible for
integration, hosting and additional customization of the e-commerce
shopping cart or integration with third
party credit card processors.Price: $97.