Founded in 1998, Commission Junction, a ValueClick company, is based in Santa Barbara,California and has offices around the world. Commission Junction, is a global leader in the online advertising channels of affiliate marketing and managed search
What is affiliate marketing? Affiliate marketing is a program that allows people to make money marketing products and services they do not possess. They simply join as an affiliate and transfer leads to the manufacturer or the owner. Theypocket the commission without having to endure the difficulties associated with the sales like shipping the product etc.
We have seen what commission junction is. Commission Junction or CJ is a facilitator between buyer and the seller. You can join CJ as an advertiser or as a publisher. As an advertiser you are required to list your product for sales. As a publisher you are required to make the marketing or promotion of the product or the services.
Once you join as a publisher at the commission junction you have become an affiliate. As an affiliate you make money by promoting the product you selected to market. You can provide the link of the product or program you chose to represent as an affiliate in your website or blog. Many professional affiliates make money from affiliate marketing by joining Google adwords and similar pay per click programs. Adwords allows you to bid for a particular keyword that is related to the product and you have to spend money to earn money.
Commission Junction offers its affiliates continuing support to sell the product or services. Affiliates join CJ will have the benefit of the data of previous sales of the particular product. The result of sales per 100 clicks is show to them to help them select the product. Its market place has wide variety of goods and services to choose from. Commission junction also gives you the better commissions compared to other similar program. It is a trusted by affiliates all over the world. People from India can also participate in the affiliate programs of CJ.