| 9:12 pm on Feb 25, 2010 (gmt 0)|
We use Post Affiliate Pro - it is well documented and supported. You can see its front end on our affiliates link at the bottom of the home page (click through as if you wanted to be our affiliate). I can't stress how good the support is for a low-cost product; PAP4 can be purchased for a range of $200-400 or $20 a month or so for hosted. Idevaffiliate seems very similar and has a lot of on-site resource to help with evaluation. Hope this helps. Ken
[edited by: eljefe3 at 12:56 am (utc) on Feb 26, 2010]
| 11:27 pm on Feb 25, 2010 (gmt 0)|
I looked at iDevAffiliate and it is a no-go because they require ionCube, which is not supported on my hosting account.
I did review Post Affiliate Pro and it looks pretty good. They only required ionCube for their Rebrand PDF feature, which I don't need. I'll take another look at it.
| 12:57 am on Feb 26, 2010 (gmt 0)|
Any particular reason why you can't switch hosts benives?
| 1:10 am on Feb 26, 2010 (gmt 0)|
I have been with this provider a long time and am happy with them. It would be a lot of work to move all my sites .
I would consider moving for the right reason, but the limitations of an affiliate software vendor would not justify the move. This is the first time I have ran into a script that would not run on my host.
| 4:01 am on Feb 26, 2010 (gmt 0)|
Didn't know about idev and ioncube. we needed it for other encrypted s/w so not in our decision matrix. PAP really has been a solid platform and I would recommend it.
| 5:06 am on Feb 26, 2010 (gmt 0)|
I bought PAP after chatting with their support. Setting it up now. Thanks for the advice.
| 9:26 am on Feb 28, 2010 (gmt 0)|
As an Affiliate I don't like Post Affiliate Pro. Too slow loading and hate to see how merchant use their directlink feature (I don't have any trust in this feature).
| 9:31 am on Feb 28, 2010 (gmt 0)|
|I have been with this provider a long time and am happy with them. It would be a lot of work to move all my sites . |
No need to move the site. Just buy new hosting and host your affiliate software there. You can use yourdomain.biz or some other extension for your affiliate program.
| 11:17 am on Feb 28, 2010 (gmt 0)|
I have PAP setup and working. I am not going to use directlink for now, but I may reconsider later.
Anybody else have an opinion on directlink? I can imagine affiliates don't trust it.
| 1:43 am on Mar 5, 2010 (gmt 0)|
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