LinkShare Corporation is the leading provider of technology solutions to track, manage, and analyze the performance of sales, marketing, and business development initiatives.
Combining patented technology, the reach and distribution of a robust network, and expert account management services, LinkShare empowers clients with the ability to collaborate with partners online and develop cost-efficient pay-for-performance campaigns.
LinkShare facilitates these partnerships across multiple channels, providing the platform, tools, and reporting to help clients acquire new customers, increase revenues, drive results, and measure success. LinkShare clients are Fortune 500 and prominent companies doing business online, and include J.C. Penney, 1-800-Flowers.com, American Express, Avon Products and Dell Computer Corporation. LinkShare was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in New York City, with offices in San Francisco, Denver, and Chicago.
LinkShare Corporation is the wholly owned U.S. division of Rakuten, Inc.,the number one portal in Japan for shopping, on-line finance and travel, and the seventh largest Internet company in the world. Rakuten is a public company (JASDAQ: 4755).
Commission Junction (CJ)
Commission Junction, a ValueClick company, is a leader in performance-based online marketing, delivering advanced solutions that facilitate strategic online relationships between advertisers and publishers, driving measurable results for each client.
By publishing performance metrics on advertisers, publishers, and ads within its marketplace and leveraging its own expertise in online marketing through service, education and promotion, Commission Junction creates an open marketplace of low risk and high reward for its clients.
Commission Junction network serves billions of impressions monthly, ranking it among the largest ad networks in the world. Commission Junction's network includes leading online advertisers and major publisher sites.
Established in 2000, Shareasale.com began on the premise that we could provide any merchant - large or small - with high quality, reliable tracking software - at a lower cost than the industry norm - with the added benefit of being plugged into a large network of quality affiliate sites.
We believe in, and depend on - the strong relationship between a motivated salesperson (the Affiliate), and a Merchant.
ShareASale is proud of their reputation in the industry for being fair, honest, and proactive to customer concerns.
Performics is the performance marketing division from DoubleClick.
Performics provides online marketing services and technologies for leading multi-channel marketers. Together, Performics and DoubleClick offer clients an unparalleled range of marketing solutions and are uniquely positioned to compare effectiveness across marketing channels for valued clients.
(DFF integration by end of June 2006) LinkConnector is an affiliate marketing network, helping merchants and affiliates increase online sales.
LinkConnector offers all standard affiliate program benefits, but is also changing the face of affiliate marketing to better meet your expectations.
With ground-breaking technologies like Naked Link Technology™, Affiliate Connections™, Pending Sale functionality, FraudFREE™ protection and Virtual Affiliate™ tracking, LinkConnector is redefining affiliate marketing.
(DFF integration by end of June) clickXchange.com pay for performance marketing.
clickXchange provides custom affiliate programs for marketing firms , consultants and individual in house affiliate program managers. An all inclusive turnkey solution featuring, hundreds of programs and thousands of pre-screened affiliates.
Share Results (SR)
(DFF integration by end of June 2006) Share Results is an online affiliate marketing network. We provide the software, support and management services to help merchants drive targeted web traffic and sales to their retail websites.
The Share Results affiliate network builds mutually beneficial relationships between online merchants and affiliates. These relationships make it possible for merchants to expand their online presence, increase their traffic and web site revenue.
Share Results was built by marketing veterans who most recently launched Income Access, an affiliate marketing company for the online gaming community that became profitable less than six months after launch and boasts more than 3,000 affiliates in its network. Headquartered in Montreal Quebec, Share Results is advantageously located to service its clients in North America and beyond.
BeFree Reporting.net (BF)
BeFree is an old affiliate network that has been bought by Commission Junction. BeFree is also known as Reporting.net / Partner Gateway / BFast.
BeFree merchants include some of the Internet's best known e-commerce leaders, including barnesandnoble.com, The Gap, Travelocity.com, Staples, IBM, and Best Buy. Since the purchase of BeFree by Commission Junction, many merchants has moved to Commission Junction (CJ).
BeFree is still active but does not seemed to be developing anymore.
(not supported at this time) Current Kolimbo data feed format and quality has hindered DFF to be able to provide our services and tools using Kolimbo merchants data feed files.