Tie sales efforts to purchase

Ted Penner
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I have a youtube video with a pitch for a subscription service.

I plan to get some assistance in promoting the service and want to find a way to tie the link being passed around by each individual salesperson, back to that individual so that I know what commission to pay them if those viewers become customers.

Assistance in figuring out how to do this is greatly appreciated.
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Director, Information Systems
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This is typically done by giving each salesperson their own link, either natively (www.mydomain.tld/salesperson1) or via querystring (www.mydomain.tld/product?salesperson=1).  They both amount to the same thing.  Note that in either case, the unique identifier can be obscured.
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Outstanding!

Is there any way to get the video to appear embedded in the body of whatever they are passing around also?
Paul MacDonaldDirector, Information Systems
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That depends on what they're passing around.  Some email clients will render videos, some won't.  If you send them to a web page (or maybe to YouTube), you could let them set the video that way.
David FavorFractional CTO
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Sounds like you're describing an affiliate system too.

Check out Post Affiliate Pro for a simple system to handle multiple affiliate/sales person sales tracking + commission payouts.

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