ShareASale – The Week in Review


Wow, what a week!  While we catch our breath from Affiliate Summit West, we can’t help but laugh at all of the newly created memories and revel in the excitement of new contacts and conversations that will hopefully usher in new business in 2017. Here is a brief recap of notable events from the past few days: […]

Gen 7 Interface Update


Gen 7 Interface Update At long last, it has arrived! We are excited to introduce the latest Gen 7 interface update. We hope this redesign will provide a more enjoyable experience while performing your daily management tasks and help you access data and tools quickly and easily.   Here are some of the highlights you can […]

Save Time with Approval Rules


There may be certain criteria in an Affiliates application that would mean an immediate “yes” or immediate “no” for your decision-making process. With Application Approval Rules, you can save time on reviewing applications by having the system automatically apply or decline an incoming application. You can find the Approval Rules Tab in the AFFILIATES section […]

Find New Affiliates with the Recruitment Tool


You can now access a database of  Affiliate contacts who are active on the ShareASale Network! We have hand-curated Affiliates based on categories or themes. From there you can sort and search for new prospective partners. Take me there! Here’s how it works: Here is an example of some of the categories you can search through […]

How to Use Videos


The ShareASale Video Creative Tool allows both Merchants and Affiliates to upload video files that can be used as Affiliate links. If Merchants are setting up the video, they can add “cue points” inside the videos to display product information at relevant times during the video. Common video content ideas include: Product reviews Product demonstrations […]

Adding a Custom Sign up Source


What is a signup source? If you are interested in tracking where your affiliate signups come from, you can use our “Signup Source” feature. Using a signup source, you can set up a rule to automatically approve their application, auto-assign a tag and generally help you organize and keep track of your affiliates. The source […]

Vanity Recruitment URL Creator


Your Co-Branded Recruitment URL is key for recruiting new Affiliates to join your program. Now you can edit this link and customize it to a friendly short link! If you like to track where your sign ups come from (either for organization purposes, help with application approvals, reporting or to generate an auto-tag) you can add […]

Resources Overview


ShareASale Wiki The ShareASale wiki is set up to be a way for Merchants and Affiliates to have common questions answered by ShareASale team members, industry experts, program managers, and even other Merchants and Affiliates! It’s a quick way to look for an answer to your question without having to login to your account and […]

Co-Branded Recruitment Page


The first step of recruitment is making sure you have a public page available on your website that explains your Affiliate program and provides a link to sign up. Often times, Merchants put this in their footer or link to it from the About Us page. The actual signup form that is contained on this […]

Auto-Reply Emails


Set up auto-replies emails for your Affiliate applications to save time and strengthen communication between you and your Affiliates right out of the gate. You can set emails to send to Affiliates: When they APPLY for your program. When/if they are DECLINED When/if they are APPROVED into your program What to include in your APPLY auto-responses: Brief program overview - Let the Affiliate […]