Configuring the admin side for affiliates.
E-Mail Address - Enter the email address you wish to use as your contact for an affiliate advertising program..
Cookie Lifetime - Enter the number of seconds before a cookie tracking a customer's click on a banner ad expires.
Affiliate Pay Per Sale Payment % Rate - Enter the commission rate you pay to affiliates for sales made through your banner ads on their sites. Enter a number only, without a percent sign (%).
Payment Threshold - Enter the minimum amount you must owe an Affiliate before you send them payment. This setting keeps you from sending out many payments for minuscule amounts.
Billing Time - Enter the number of days between payments to Affiliates; this is basically a Net Billing system.
Order Min Status - Enter the minimum order status that qualifies for an Affiliate commission.
Pay Affiliates with check - Select "True" if you want to pay Affiliate commissions by check.
Pay Affiliates with PayPal - Select "True" if you want to pay Affiliate commissions by PayPal.
Pay Affiliates by Bank - Select "True" if you want to pay Affiliate commissions by automatic bank transfer (ACH).
Number of Tier Levels - Enter the number of Affiliate tiers you want use.
Percentage Rate for the Tier Levels - Enter the commission rate for each tier. Enter numbers only, without percent signs (%), separated by semicolons (;).
Affiliate News - Enter the maximum number of news articles to display on the Affiliate News page.
Affiliates - Enable Affiliates True/False.
Affiliate Program Sign Up - Enable sign up On/Off.
Affiliate Password Forgotten - Enable customers to request new password On/Off.
Use Affiliate-tier - Select "True" to use different levels of Affiliates.
Individual Affiliate Percentage - Select "True" to offer different commission rates to different Affiliates. Select "False" to offer a single commission to all Affiliates.