Affiliate Area Overview

The affiliate area is where your affiliates log into their account and view their referral stats, generate affiliate links, and view their earnings.

AffiliateWP will automatically create a page called Affiliate Area when it is first installed on the site, and it will also populate this page with the proper shortcode, which is [affiliate_area].

If AffiliateWP did not automatically create the page, or you simply wish to name it something different, create a standard Page in WordPress and place the [affiliate_area] shortcode in the main content.

Make sure that you have selected the page you wish to act as the affiliate area in Affiliates → Settings:

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The Affiliate Area is divided up into multi sections:

Affiliate URLs

When an affiliate enters a URL into the Page URL field and clicks Generate URL, their affiliate ID or username is automatically appended: