Online Poker Affiliate Program Overview

An online poker affiliate marketing program is a very effective business model and marketing technique in which poker rooms pay affiliates a commission for referring poker players to their websites. Affiliates simply sign up for the affiliate program and then receive a unique affiliate marketing ID that they can use to market the site. Most poker room affiliate programs provide banner ads, content, bonus codes and other types of promotional material that their affiliates can use when marketing the poker room. Banner ads and text links can be stamped with the poker affiliate’s unique ID and all traffic originating from those links is tracked. When a visitor clicks on an affiliate link, is redirected to the poker room, and creates an account, the poker affiliate is awarded credit for that player. By having an affiliate program,

The affiliate program at has become a great, cost efficient way for online poker rooms to advertise and build an active player base. An affiliate agreement is made between the marketer and the poker room and permission is granted to the affiliate to market a particular poker site. Affiliates have a great opportunity to then introduce the poker room to their sphere of influence and earn good commissions for doing so.

However not all internet poker affiliate programs are created equal. It is important that the affiliate researches the poker room before deciding to promote it. Things to consider are commission payout percentages, reliability of commission payouts, how long the poker room has been online, size of player base, etc.

If being your own boss and controlling your financial future is something that interests you, I would highly recommend that you do some more research on becoming a poker affiliate. Becoming a successful marketer of an online poker affiliate program is an opportunity that not only provides unlimited profits, but also requires little if any monetary risk on the part of the affiliate.