Navigating the Commission Factory Affiliate Platform

A brief outline of the different sections of the Commission Factory Platform.

Below is a detailed description of the main areas of the affiliate Platform. Please note, each section has its own support articles which details further information on specific areas and functions.

 

Marketplace

The reports area of your platform contains the advertiser marketplace, placements and groups. 

Advertisers

The advertiser area shows an overview of all of the available advertisers on the network that you can submit an affiliate application for. Advertisers can be filtered by category, type, status and by which creatives they have available for promotion. 

Placements

The placements marketplace contains any opportunities that publishers wish to provide merchants on the network. These opportunities could be exposure placements, social media exposure, email inclusions and more. 

Groups

The Groups section allows publishers to group advertisers by any manner they wish. This can be used to create detailed custom reports, provide opportunities to select merchants and message groups. 

 

Reporting

The reporting section contains details on transactions attributed to your affiliate account, metrics on your sales, merchants clicks and more. This section also contains custom reporting where publishers can create and schedule custom reports. 

 

Creatives

The creative area contains all of the imagery, links and assets that you can utilise to promote advertisers with, once you have been accepted to their program. Creatives include banners, promotions and coupons, email templates, widgets, text links, images and videos. 

 

Settings

Your settings section is made up of your profile, account avatar, traffic sources, payment options and invoices. This section also allows you to upload your media kit for viewing by advertisers, and show/hide your personal details from advertisers.