So you've got your new affiliate commission program setup, but exactly what items and when should you pay commission to your affiliates on? Should it be on all products or just some of them? Do you pay if a customer decides to buy again later, and if so, how long in the future should this apply? And do you pay for "downstream" affiliates (affiliates who recruit other affiliates to sell your products)? These are questions you'll likely ask at some point, and the software you use to control the payments of affilliate commissions will need to support the decisions you make.
Even at two levels, creating a multi-tiered affilliate program can mean documenting everything from where the click comes from, to how long a repeat customer took between purchases. UltraCart's affiliate commission management wizard helps you juggle all of these balls without dropping one of them with these convenient features: