The ClickBank Affiliate Network
What is ClickBank and How Does it Work?
The ClickBank Marketplace is a platform and affiliate network that allows merchants and affiliates to sell digital products. The marketplace has been around since 1998 and has been able to grow in popularity with over 200,000 affiliates using the platform today. There are 10,000’s of products available on the network for affiliates.
They are the world’s largest retailer of digital products. ClickBank (CB) has become a household name in the digital product industry. They have literally paid out 100’s of Millions of dollars and never missed a payment to its affiliates. Ever!
The company’s headquarters are located in Portland, Oregon, United States, and is a subsidiary of Keynetics Inc., which is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware.
Free and easy to signup for and especially friendly for newbie marketers. Although they have many super affiliates on the network making Millions as well.
Commission Rates on Clickbank
ClickBank offers a wide range of products to sell online, from e-books to software packages. There is a commission rate for each product that is offered. Most are between 50-75% of the sale, but if are able to drive big sale numbers, many vendors will bump the rates up to 80-90% even 100% for you.
Steady sales will equal higher commissions. Also, many of the products have recurring monthly income, adding up to long-term monthly income.
ClickBank offers affiliates a commission for all purchases made through their links. This means that you can earn unlimited commissions with ClickBank. You also have access to many different kinds of products and niches.
There are no restrictions on what you can sell with ClickBank which makes it easy to find something you want to promote and sell online.
How to Sign Up & Become a ClickBank Affiliate
The first thing you need to do is sign up for a ClickBank account. You can do this by navigating to the website, clicking on the Sign-Up button, and filling out the form. You will need to provide your email address and create a password.
The next step is to verify your email address. ClickBank sends an email with a link that you will need to click on in order for your account to be activated. Once you have verified your email address, you are ready to start looking for products and promoting them online!
Look for my tips on finding the best products and how to promote them in another post.