If you’re an affiliate or a small brand, you know the struggles of finding and maintaining new partnerships. Or maybe you’ve thought about curating your own store, but don’t know how to get started. Thankfully, Splyt simplifies this process into nothing. Creating your own niche market will be more of a creative endeavor than a business proposal.
Problems with Affiliate Marketing
Becoming an affiliate isn’t a simple task. Well-known brands aren’t interested in signing on hundreds of potential sellers, and small brands don’t have the infrastructure to accommodate a large influx. Unless you are an influencer with many followers or a mainstream marketplace like Walmart, it can be tough for the average person to get a contract signed.
And that doesn’t mean affiliate contracts are easy for the influencers either. Negotiations for big contracts can take a long time. Anything that involves lawyers will be a costly process. If you don’t have a huge following, you won’t be getting a great deal. Big brands have the power to set their own rates. You play by their rules or you don’t play.
Another problem is with payment. It can be difficult for brands to properly reimburse affiliates with traditional methods. Links and coupon codes aren’t 100% accurate. I might remember a website that a YouTuber told me about, but forget to click on their link or add their name after the “slash”. I could also forget to put their coupon code in the…