If you keep up with marketing blogs and online business in general, it’s likely you’ve heard the word affiliate thrown around a lot. And it’s no wonder… Programs of this type are everywhere these days.
But many of you have asked me exactly what an affiliate is, and so I want to back up for a moment and clear up this concept once and for all.
An affiliate is someone who earns commissions for promoting someone else’s products or services.
For example, have you ever recommended a great book to a friend?