Fast and affordable to start up, affiliate marketing attracts both advertisers and publishers who are looking for new avenues for cooperation. To find success in website monetization, many marketers prefer to join affiliate networks. In this regard, one of the travel industry giants is Travelpayouts. In this overview, you’ll gain first-hand insights into the Travelpayouts affiliate network features and advantages, you’ll learn how to become a travel affiliate and find the best practices to make your first profits.
Travelpayouts is the world’s biggest CPA affiliate network in the travel industry. It connects some of the leading service providers such as Booking.com, Kayak, Jetradar, Hotels.com and over 270,000 affiliates under one roof.
By partnering with Travelpayouts, you can provide your readers with a full range of travel services. Everything from flight tickets and accommodation to leisure activities, and ancillaries such as trip insurance or international sim cards.
The network gives affiliates access to all the necessary creative and tools for campaign promotion. To top it all off, Travelpayouts regularly runs webinars, contests and promotions to educate affiliates and help them better connect with advertisers.
Travelpayouts is free to join and welcomes anyone willing to make money in the travel niche such as bloggers, SEO experts, travel agencies, and so on. The best thing is that you don’t even need to run a website to start—a social media page or email service will do as well!
The network transfers payouts via one of the following methods:
Payments processing time depends on the method. It takes one day in the case of PayPal or up to several days for bank transfer.
Once you’ve reached the minimum threshold, your commissions are locked on the 10th of the following month, and after verification is complete, payouts are sent between the 11th and the 20th. This means that your affiliate reward earned in January will be paid before February 20.
Remember that you need to reach the minimum threshold to get paid and that processing time depends on the payment method.
If you still haven’t received payouts, contact the support team.
The threshold depends on the payment method. For example, you need to reach $50 to receive earnings through WebMoney or PayPal and $500 to get a bank transfer.
Travelpayouts is the only CPA affiliate network focused on the travel niche. It encompasses over 60 popular affiliate programs in various travel niches such as flight tickets, hotels and travel ancillaries, so that you can help your readers completely plan their trip.
The network is free and easy to join. In contrast to other platforms, you don’t need a website to set up an account.
Travelpayouts offers a full range of customized promo tools like widgets, banners, deep links and a WordPress plugin. With advanced tools such as White Label, mobile SDK and API, you can show customers search results under your brand or build your own mobile application.
Another distinctive feature of Travelpayouts is its fast affiliate support. Most requests from marketers are processed within an hour.
With Travelpayouts, you can earn in the following niches:
Travelpayouts features a full range of in-house tools for both beginners and publishers with advanced skills.
In this section, we’ve rounded up all the programs available in the Travelpayouts affiliate network.
Bike and Scooter Rental
Tours and Activities
Train tickets and passes
If you are ready to give it a go, it’s time to sign up with the network and choose your first offers. Below, we’ve compiled a short guide on how to join Travelpayouts and start making money.
It’s fast and easy to join Travelpayouts—click on the sign-up button on the home page to get started.
All you need to do is indicate your email address and create a password. You can also enter a promo code if feasible.
And here you are, on the home page of the Travelpayouts user dashboard.
Now let’s walk you through the user dashboard at Travelpayouts and discuss the features available.
In the upper left corner of the dashboard, you will find total earnings and payment pending. On the right, you’ll see a direct link to the Travelpayouts’ blog and knowledgebase (click on the “Help” button).
By clicking on Create a link, you can quickly generate an affiliate link for a few programs. Choose the advertiser and domain, and your link is ready! Also, there is a link to the Travelpayouts Chrome extension.
You can always find your affiliate ID in the upper right corner of the dashboard. Move your mouse over, and you’ll see a drop-down menu allowing you to copy ID or open the profile.
On the Profile page, you can update your email address, change newsletter subscription settings, personal data and interface language. In the Referrals tab on the same page, you will find your referral link and keep track of revenue from referrals.
By clicking on the Main tab in the left sidebar, you’ll return to the home page. There, you can see your income and stats for all offers you participate in today, yesterday, this month and last month. Programs are filed alphabetically.
By hovering over the program name, you can open its stats and available tools or pin the offer on the home page in one click.
Finally, on the right, you’ll find the latest blog posts and news from advertisers.
Moving on, let’s go to the Programs tab. It shows all the available affiliate offers, which can be filtered by category, language, traffic and tool types. You’ll see a brief description of each offer, including reward, cookie lifetime, tools, languages and geotargeting. To learn more about the program, click on the “Details” button.
The Reports tab shows statistics for a day, month or year, the number of clicks, reservations, payments and cancellations. All the data can also be exported in CSV format, which is useful for additional analytics. Another great thing is that you can pull data on action with your SUB ID.
The Finances tab contains three sections. In the “Balance” section, you can see the entire transaction history of bookings and filter them by advertiser, booking or time period.
“Payouts” tab shows money transfers sent to your bank account or wallet.
The “Payment details” section presents current payment details and the history of changes. In the “For developers” tab, you can access advanced tools for promoting Aviasales/Jetradar programs.
Finally, by clicking on the “Changelog” button in the sidebar on the left, you’ll see the latest changes to the user dashboard.
Without further ado, let’s talk about how to start earning with Travelpayouts. Here are five simple steps that you need to follow.
As stated before, most client inquiries are processed within one hour, so you can be sure that your experience with the network will be smooth and you’ll get answers fast. The support is available in English and Russian.
Travelpayouts unites leading travel brands and affiliates from all over the globe, allowing for their successful collaboration. The network is free and easy to join.
You can become a Travelpayouts affiliate in a couple of minutes and start earning on travel deals today! No coding or marketing skills are necessary, and you can begin with or without a website, and even build your own mobile application. Moreover, Travelpayouts regularly holds webinars and meetups to help affiliates and advertisers network and grow their businesses.
The Privacy and cookie Policies will automatically come into effect for all existing users of travel affiliate community on november 16, 2019 and, once in effect, your continued use of our services will be subject to this Policies.
Your privacy is important to us. This privacy statement explains:
Data controller means a person who (either alone or jointly or in common with other persons) determines the purposes for which and the manner in which any personal data are, or are to be, processed.
Data processor, in relation to personal data, means any person (other than an employee of the data controller) who processes the data on behalf of the data controller.
“You”, “your” or “data subject” means:
– Users of our site
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– Prospective or existing clients corresponding with us by e-mail or otherwise
Data controller, “Rightholder”, “we”, “us” and “our” means:
Go Travel Un Limited, its subsidiaries and its data processors;
Personal data means any information relating to an identifiable person who can be directly or indirectly identified in particular by reference to an identifier.
This definition provides for a wide range of personal identifiers to constitute personal data, including name, identification number, location data or online identifier, reflecting changes in technology and the way organisations collect information about people. The definition incorporates, where applicable, the definitions provided in General Data Protection Regulation.
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In this privacy statement we supply you detailed information related to your personal data storage, maintenance and processing.
When processing is restricted, we will store your personal data, but not further process it.
which allows individuals to obtain and reuse their personal data for their own purposes across different services. It allows them to move, copy or transfer personal data easily from one IT environment to another in a safe and secure way, without hindrance to usability.
We are not making any decisions which might produce a legal effect on you based on automated processing.
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