This article will cover offer link and postback setup examples when working with affiliates using CAKE and various other tracking platforms.


Section 1: CAKE


Below is an example of the tracking link you would give to your affiliate:


http://YourDomain.com/?a=12345&c=1134&s1=


The above link becomes an offer link in the affiliate's CAKE system. Below is an example link with additional CAKE parameters and tokens appended:


http://YourDomain.com/?a=12345&c=1134&s1=#affid#&s2=#reqid#


Below is an affiliate postback to place in your CAKE system with CAKE affiliate portal tokens added:


http://AffiliateDomain.com/p.ashx?o=1&e=1&f=pb&r=#s2#&t=#leadid#



Section 2: HasOffers


Below is an example of the tracking link you would give to your affiliate:


http://YourDomain.com/?a=12345&c=1134&s1=


This link is placed in their HasOffers system. Below is the link with additional CAKE parameters and HasOffers tokens added:


http://YourDomain.com/?a=12345&c=1134&s1={affiliate_id}&s2={transaction_id}


Below is an affiliate postback to place in your CAKE system with CAKE affiliate portal tokens added:


http://AffiliateDomain.go2cloud.org/aff_lsr?offer_id=284&transaction_id=#s2#



Section 3: HitPath


Below is the tracking link you give to your affiliate:


http://YourDomain.com/?a=12345&c=1134&s1=


This link is placed in their HitPath system. Below is the link with additional CAKE parameter and HitPath tokens added:


http://YourDomain.com/?a=12345&c=1134&s1=xxagentidxx&s2=xxhitidxx


Below is an affiliate postback to place in your CAKE system with CAKE affiliate portal tokens added:


http://AffiliateDomain.com/rd/apx.php?id=6&type=4&hid=#s2#&transid=#leadid#



Section 4: LinkTrust


Below is the tracking link you give to your affiliate:


http://YourDomain.com/?a=12345&c=1134&s1=


This link is placed in their LinkTrust system. Below is the link with additional CAKE parameter and LinkTrust tokens added:


http://YourDomain.com/?a=12345&c=1134&s1=[=AFID=]&s2=[=ClickID=]


Below is an affiliate postback to place in your CAKE system with CAKE affiliate portal tokens added:


http://AffiliateDomain.com/pixel.track?CID=123456&ClickID=#s2#&MerchantReferenceID=#leadid#