Affiliate FAQ



Reporting and Tracking


What is an Affiliate Program?

Our Affiliate Program allows you to place links and/oradvertisements on your web site which point to our web site. We pay you a commission for each user that travels to Heels.com through one of these links and performs the subsequent action of purchasing a product from Heels.com. back to top

Why should I join?

There are many reasons to join! Becoming an affiliate of Heels.com is free and you have the opportunity to earn money. It's as simple as that! back to top

Does it cost anything to become an affiliate of Heels.com?

No! It's absolutely free to join our Affiliate Program. There is no charge to apply and there are no minimum sales requirements. back to top

Does my site qualify for the affiliate program?

All sites are welcome to apply, with exception to sites which are involved in or promote illegal activity or content. There are no web site traffic minimums so whether your site is established or new, you're encouraged to apply. We personally review all applications and notify affiliates in a timely manner of their acceptance. back to top

Can I join if my site is not based in the United States?

Yes, but all commissions are paid in U.S. dollars only. You can find a list of countries that we ship to by visiting heels.com/info/international-orders. Please be sure that the country you are marketing to is included in that list. back to top

How do I sign up?

First, you must read and accept our Affiliate Agreement. Then, you must complete our online application form. After your application is submitted, we will contact you to let you know if you've been accepted as an Affiliate, and we will provide you with information on how to get started. back to top

What are the ways an affiliate can earn commissions in your program?

An affiliate can earn commissions through our cost per sale campaign. Heels.com affiliate program pays from 9% to 20% commission on any product(s) purchased on our site. We do not pay commission on tax or shipping charges. The exact commission schedule can be found on the main affiliate information page. back to top

How often do affiliates get paid?

You will receive a commission check once a month. Affiliates will receive a check once you have reached the $25 minimum commission in your CJ balance. You can view your sales statistics through CJ’s website throughout the month to see how you are doing. back to top

Does Heels.com provide marketing banners and links for my site?

Yes, once you have joined our program you will have access to a library of quality banners and text links to select from, in a range of styles to suit a wide range of web site designs. We also supply everything needed to add those banners and links to your web pages. In addition, we offer other types of links such as an available datafeed. back to top

Does the Heels.com program offer reporting tools for affiliates?

Yes, our advanced affiliate management system gives you a wealth of information about your progress including number of clicks, total revenue generated, commissions earned and much more! back to top

How frequently are my statistics updated in your reporting tool?

Our affiliate management system reports your clicks using real-time tracking. All sales and commissions are updated daily, but with a one-day calculation period. Information for any particular day will be available to view in your reporting the following day by 5pm EST. back to top

How will you know that clicks came from my site?

All links from your site to our site contain a unique identifier so that every time a user comes to us via your site, we know to credit you when a qualifying commerce click is made. back to top

When are payments made to me?

Payments are made to you 30 days after a month’s accrual. Meaning if you accrued $100 in January, you will be paid March 1st or thereabout. back to top

Why have I not been paid?

Reasons you may have not received payment could be: You have not yet met the minimum commissions, it has not been 30 days after the revenues have accrued, you have not earned any commissions, the money is in transit, or your site has been under investigation for fraud. back to top

Can I participate in paid search to promote Heels.com products?

Yes! You may utilize paid search in driving traffic to your web site. The only restriction we place on our affiliate’s PPC bidding is that you are not permitted to bid on our brand names, or any misspellings or variations thereof. However, you may bid at any price level you like, you are free to use our display URL in your PPC ads, and you may link directly from the PPC ad to any page on our site. back to top

Can I participate in email marketing to promote Heels.com products?

Yes! You are free to include our products and links in any email marketing you use. If you have any questions, please contact us before sending your marketing emails. back to top