[[help:affiliate_links]]

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help:affiliate_links [2017/08/24 16:45]
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 ??? How does OzBargain decide which links are affiliate links? ??? How does OzBargain decide which links are affiliate links?
  
-!!! Again, if you are a logged in user, all out-bound links will be direct links without bouncing to affiliate networks. For OzBargain users/members we would recommend using [[https://www.cashrewards.com.au/|Cashrewards]] or [[http://www.pricepal.com.au/|PricePal]] to get the commission rebated back to you.+!!! Again, if you are a logged in user, all out-bound links will be direct links without bouncing to affiliate networks. For OzBargain users/members we would recommend using [[https://www.cashrewards.com.au/|Cashrewards]] or [[https://www.shopback.com.au/|ShopBack]] to get the commission rebated back to you.
  
 For guest users, submitted links will be automatically converted to an affiliate link if OzBargain is //an affiliate// to that particular store. Currently OzBargain is part of half-doze affiliation networks in Australia and overseas, which pays OzBargain commission for purchases. For guest users, submitted links will be automatically converted to an affiliate link if OzBargain is //an affiliate// to that particular store. Currently OzBargain is part of half-doze affiliation networks in Australia and overseas, which pays OzBargain commission for purchases.
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 ??? Is this affiliate link thing costing me money? ??? Is this affiliate link thing costing me money?
  
-!!! No. If you are a logged in user, it does not affect you at all. Moreover, you should be using a cashback website such as [[https://www.pricepal.com.au/|PricePal]] or [[https://www.cashrewards.com.au/|Cashrewards]] to get the commission back to receive more savings.+!!! No. If you are a logged in user, it does not affect you at all. Moreover, you should be using a cashback website such as [[https://www.cashrewards.com.au/|Cashrewards]] or [[https://www.shopback.com.au/|ShopBack]] to get the commission back to receive more savings.
  
 If you are a guest user browsing on OzBargain, clicking through an affiliate link does not cost you money either. You are still paying the same price regardless of whether OzBargain is making a commission from or not. The difference would be commission going to someone else (wherever you last clicked on a Dell/Apple ads), instead of funding OzBargain -- a website that provides free access and services. However if you are also a cashback site user, it is recommended that you use a //clean browser// to perform your cashback tracking + purchases, and use "Direct Link" to when you click on deals on OzBargain. If you are a guest user browsing on OzBargain, clicking through an affiliate link does not cost you money either. You are still paying the same price regardless of whether OzBargain is making a commission from or not. The difference would be commission going to someone else (wherever you last clicked on a Dell/Apple ads), instead of funding OzBargain -- a website that provides free access and services. However if you are also a cashback site user, it is recommended that you use a //clean browser// to perform your cashback tracking + purchases, and use "Direct Link" to when you click on deals on OzBargain.