Frequently Asked Questions
What do I need to become an affiliate?
Nothing! While it helps to have a web site, one is not necessary to become a Video Creators affiliate. If you do not have a web site, you can promote your affiliate link via Internet forums, newsletters, social media, and to your friends, family, and business associates.
How much does it cost to join?
Nothing! Just complete the registration, wait for your account to be approved, and you\'ll get a special link that will track all sales you generate for Video Creators.
What is an affiliate link?
An affiliate link is a URL that contains your unique affiliate id. Each time you refer a visitor to the VideoCreators.com website with this affiliate link, our system tracks their actions and you are paid a commission based on their purchase amount.
Does my web site qualify to be an affiliate?
We accept all types of web sites into the Video Creators affiliate program. However, we do reserve the right to deny any application for any web site that we deem inappropriate, including, but not limited to, any site that features sexually explicit material, promotes violence, discrimination, and/or illegal activities.
Can I promote my affiliate link on more than one web site?
Yes, you can promote your affiliate link on more than one web site. However, you cannot have more than one affiliate account.
When can I get started?
Right now! Simply complete the online registration form and your application will be reviewed. Once approved, you can begin sharing your unique, tracking affiliate link.
How do I setup an affiliate account?
Setting up your own affiliate count takes only a couple of minutes. Simply read our terms and fill out our short application. You will hear back from us shortly.
How much can I earn in commissions?
There is no limit to the amount that you can earn as a Video Creators affiliate. Commissions are paid on sales of digital products only (tangible items like t-shirts are not eligible for commission). All commissions are based on new sales only. Renewals of on-going subscription fees are excluded.
Is there a minimum number of sales I need to refer?
No! There is no minimum number of sales required to be a Video Creators affiliate. The more visitors you refer though, the better your chances of earning more commissions.
When will I be paid?
All affiliate commissions are processed on the first day of the month for the sales period two months prior. For example, your January commissions will be processed on March 1st. Commission payments are sent out within a week of processing for all affiliates that have earned at least $100. If your account balance is less than $100, your affiliate commissions will roll over from month to month until you reach your specified minimum payout amount. All payments are made through PayPal.
How will I be paid?
We currently offer only one payout methods for affiliates: PayPal. This means you must have a valid PayPal address when you register your Video Creators affiliate account.
In what currency am I paid?
Currently, all commissions are paid in US dollars.
If a visitor comes back later to buy, do I still get a commission?
Yes! We offer a 30 day cookie and IP tracking, which means that if your referring visitors come back any time with the next 30 days, you will earn a commission on their purchase!
How can I keep track of my sales and earnings?
Your affiliate control panel offers detailed reporting features to help you keep tracking of all sales and earnings that you generate from your web site promotions.
What kind of promotional tools are available?
We currently do not offer a wide variety of graphical banners nor web site content for your use in promoting Video Creators resources. You will be provided with a link that you can use to link any text, images, banners, or other assets you'd like.
Where should I place the affiliate links on my site?
You should place your link where it is easy for your visitors to find. Placing these links higher up on your page will increase the chance of click throughs, which will ultimately result in higher commissions for you!
Can I promote with pay-per-click search engines?
Yes, you can promote your Video Creators affiliate link in the various pay-per-click search engines, like Google Adwords.
Do I need to have any technical skills?
The only necessary technical skill is the ability to copy and paste your affiliate link into your website and social status updates.
Do you offer a private label reseller program?
We do not currently offer a private label reseller program.
Can I use my own affiliate link to make a purchase?
You may not purchase products during sessions initiated through your own affiliate links and will not receive referral fees for such orders. This includes orders for customers, orders on behalf of customers, and orders for products to be used by you, your friends, your relatives, or your associates in any manner.
How can I contact the Video Creators Affiliate Team?
If you have a question, suggestion, or need any assistance that is not covered in the FAQ, please contact us using the Contact Us button at the top of this page and we will get back to you as soon as possible.