ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT JOINING THE NEXTIQ AFFILIATE
What is an
An Affiliate Program allows you to place links to NextIQ
on your web site. By placing these links, visitors to your
site have the opportunity to buy business plan templates from
our huge catalog and hire business plan consultants; we pay you a commission for each sale.
Why should I join?
There are many reasons to join! Becoming an Affiliate is free,
and you'll make money with every little effort. As an
Affiliate, you can add value to the content of your site. We
take the customer order and handle all payments. All you do is
cash the check we send you!
Does it cost me anything to become an Affiliate?
No! It's absolutely free to join NextIQ's Affiliate Program.
There is no charge to apply and there is no minimum sales
Can a web site outside the United States be an Affiliate?
Yes. We welcome Affiliates from anywhere in the world.
However, customers that buy from our site must pay in U.S.
dollars. All commissions payment checks to Affiliates are in
I operate more than one web site. Can I still be an Affiliate?
Yes. You can have multiple sites as an Affiliate. You can have
one Affiliate account with us that will include all of your
sites. You can track the process of each of your sites
separately and be paid with only one commission check.
How do I sign up?
First, you must complete our online application form. After
your application is submitted, we will contact you to let you
know if you've been accepted as an Affiliate, and we will
provide you with information on how to get started.
How does the program work?
An Affiliate Program allows you to make money by referring
customers to our web site. You do this by placing links on
your site. Every time you refer a customer to us (i.e. when
your site visitor clicks the NextIQ link) and that customer
buy one of our business plan products.
When you have earned a minimum of $20 in commissions, you'll
receive a check. Provided you earn that minimum every month,
you will be paid every month. If you earn less than $20 in
commissions, we will carry your amount due to the next month,
and so on, until your commissions due add up to at least $20.
If you earn below $20 in commissions per year, you will be
Is my web site eligible to become an Affiliate?
Most sites will qualify to participate in the program. Anyone
may submit an application, but we do reserve the right to
refuse membership to a site or revoke a site's membership at
any time if we deem that it contains objectionable material.
What are my responsibilities as an Affiliate?
The only thing you are responsible for is using the tag
generator listed on our reporting site to create and place
links on your site. We handle everything else.
What are your responsibilities?
We will provide you with the tools and support you need to
maximize sales through your site. We also handle orders and
billing for all customers you refer to us.
What if I operate more than one web site?
You can have multiple sites listed under one Affiliate
account. You can create links specifically for each site and
generate separate reports for each site. You will receive one
commission check for all sites.
How do I change my account information?
Once you have been accepted as an Affiliate, you will be given
access to our reporting site. Your account information can be
Will becoming an Affiliate increase traffic to my site?
Our Affiliate Program is a revenue-sharing program. It is not
designed to help you increase traffic to your site; however,
it enhances your site with content, so your user return rate
How do I create links?
Just go to
to the Get Links section.We
have a wide assortment of banners, text links and buttons. It
is so easy to use even beginners can create links in seconds.
Where should I place the links on my site?
You should place links where they are easy for your site
visitors to find, such as your homepage. Some areas you may
want to place your links include your homepage, your
navigation bar, and any other high traffic areas. If you place
the links in an easily accessible location on your site, your
visitors will be more likely to make a purchase or
How much can I earn?
There is no standard amount each affiliate will earn through
this program. Your earning potential depends entirely on the
relative value of the product offering to your customers, and
your ability to feature the offering prominently on your web
site. In any affiliate program, factors such as relevant
traffic and placement of offering will be crucial factors in
the overall success.
How do I know how much commission I've earned?
Through our reporting site, you can access
reports in real-time that provide information on impressions,
click-throughs, orders and commissions earned.
How can I monitor my sales?
You can monitor your sales by accessing reports as often as
you like through our
Who processes orders and handles customer service?
We do all of that for the customers that you refer to our
site. All you have to do is place links on your site. We do
How will you know that the orders came from my site?
All links from your site to our site contain a unique
identifier so that every time a user comes to us via your
site, we know to credit you when a purchase is made. This is
only possible, though, when you create all of your NextIQ
links through the 'Get Links' section on the
How often can I run reports?
You can run reports daily if you wish. Our
reporting web site, is updated in real-time with the latest
information about your site.
I operate more than one web site. Can you track them
separately but pay me with one commission check?
Yes. You can have multiple sites under one Affiliate account.
You can create links and generate reports specifically for
each site, but you will receive one commission check for all
of your sites.