How to make your affiliate link
Once you have signed up for our affiliate program you are ready to start promoting and marketing our site. Marketing Trading College is simple.
All you need to do is put your special Affiliate Link on your webpages or in your email newsletters. These links are called "affiliate links" and they are important because this is how our site tracks the traffic that you send us and gives you commission for the sales that you generate.
How do you make your links? Keep in mind, if you make your link incorrectly, you will not be credited. Here is how to correctly make your affiliate link:
http://www.tradingcollege.co.uk?affID=XXXXXX The XXXXXX is your unique affiliate ID that you selected when you joined the our affiliate program.
All you have to do is insert YOUR affiliate ID in the place where the Xs are located. For example, if your affiliate ID is 'SueS' the affiliate link would look like this:
That's all there is to it.
When someone clicks through using YOUR affiliate link, they are redirected to www.tradingcollege.co.uk and a "cookie" (a small tracking file) is dropped onto the computer of the visitor.
Our affiliate software uses a cookies that last 365 days. You also have the ability to direct traffic to Specific pages on our site.
For example, here is my unique affiliate link that will send traffic right to the main page (simply replace the affiliate ID at the end with YOUR ID):
However, I would recommend directing your affiliate traffic to a page like this: http://www.tradingcollege.co.uk/products/department4.cfm?affID=SueS
You can choose any page on our site and do the same.