Affiliate Program FAQ
- What is Affiliate Marketing? Affiliate marketing is the process of earning a commission by promoting a brands products. You find a product you like, promote it to others and earn a piece of the profit for each sale that you make.
- What is a commission? A commission is the percentage of the sales price that you will earn if a customer purchases a product via your unique Referral URL. or Coupon Code. For example, if someone you direct to our site purchases a Back Chair Bag priced at $49.95, you will earn a 15% commission. That means you will earn $7.49.
How do commissions and discounts work? When Back Chair Bag has sales or rewards customers with discounts, Affiliates will still receive a 15% commission. If a Back Chair Bag is regularly priced at $49.95 but its sale price is $39.95, a referring affiliate will receive $5.99 from the sale.
What is a Referral URL? Every Affiliate that is approved to join the Back Chair Bag Affiliate Program will receive a Unique Referral URL. Your referral URL will look similar to this: http://Backchairbag.com/?aff=123 When a fan of yours clicks this link and lands on a BackChairBag.com page, the affiliate's ID (123 in the example above) is stored in a cookie, within the customer's browser. If the customer makes a purchase, you will be awarded a commission on the sale.
How do I use my Referral URL? For this example, we will use Affiliate I.D 123.If your Referral number (also known as affiliate I.D) is "123" then your Referral URL will look like this : ?aff=123 Adding your Referral URL (?aff=123) at the end of any BackChairBag.com page will automatically track the customers you referred to our site. You can add your Referral URL to any page. Here are some examples :EXAMPLE 2: https://backchairbag.com/collections/trendy-beach-bags-2019/products/nautical-tote-back-chair-bag?af...
EXAMPLE 1: https://backchairbag.com/collections/frontpage/products/flamingo-tote-back-chair-bag?aff=123
You can put your Referral URL onto any BackChairBag.com page! Even blog posts! Your Referral URL is how we track the sales you helped make so use it as often as you would like. Knock yourself out!
- How will I get paid? Payments are bi-monthly and are scheduled to be sent on the 15th and the last day of every month. We use Paypal to pay affiliates for their hard work! If you do not have paypal, we suggest signing up. It is a safe and secure way to send and receive money. If you do not wish to use paypal, we also offer a check option.
Where can I share my Referral URL? For this example lets say your referral URL (also know as Affiliate I.D) is 123 and you want to share the Be Back Chair Bag with your facebook followers. These are the steps you should follow.
1. Grab the URL for the Back Chair Bag : https://backchairbag.com/collections/trendy-beach-bags-2019
2. Add your Referral URL to the end of the Back Chair Bag URL : https://BackChairBag.com/collections/trendy-beach-bags-2019?aff=123 (You can shorten this long URL by using a free URL shortening service such as bitly.com)
3. Right click on the product image and save it on your computer.
4. Go to facebook, write a post, make sure to add your Referral URL (https://BackChairBag.com/collections/trendy-beach-bags-2019?aff=123) to the facebook post. This is how we will track the sales you make. Don't forget to also add the product image to the facebook post. People love images!
5. HAVE YOUR CUSTOMERS USE: Your Coupon code (when your customer uses this code in a purchase, the affiliate "YOU" will be credited.
Example Coupon Code: [ Ron3421] Code is only good for use on www.BackChairBag.com & “Cannot be combined with any other coupon”
Grab Your Link & Share!You can share on almost anywhere!
What are the DO NOT's regarding my Referral URL?
1. DO NOT : Share your Referral URL on offensive and illegal websites.
2. DO NOT : Share content proclaiming to do so on behalf of BackChairBag.com
3. DO NOT : claim BackChairBag.com images as your own.
4. DO NOT : Spam your fans. Be responsible with your Referral URL
Back Chair Bag reserves the right to block, remove, and cancel your Affiliate Membership at our own discretion.
What are the DO's regarding my Referral URL?
1. DO : Make posts on popular social media websites and blogs. Share with family and friends on your personal profiles if you would like!
2. DO : Do use Back Chair Bag wherever you go! Snap photographs and take videos of you using the product. This can encourage fans to support you by clicking your links!
3. DO : Use the banners we provide in the Affiliate Dashboard. The banners contain up to date marketing tools for our affiliates!
4. DO : Share your link in places you feel are relevant. We love nature so share our products with people like you and I!
5. DO : HAVE FUN!
Please provide your Name and Affiliate ID