Fast-Growing Launches Affiliate Program With 50 Percent Base Commissions

by Julie Hill

Posted on May 5, 2010

PALO ALTO, CALIF. - May 5, 2010 -, the Internet's fastest growing family history website, is pleased to announce the launch of its brand new affiliate program on the Internet's largest third-party affiliate network, Commission Junction (CJ). With the addition of to the CJ network, anyone interested in making money online can now easily join CJ and become an affiliate of

With this launch, immediately becomes the highest paying family history affiliate program on Commission Junction, with the following great benefits:

  • 50 percent Base Commissions - Other family history affiliate programs on CJ start at only 5 percent commissions. Affiliates of start at a commission rate that's 10 times higher.
  • 30 Day Referral Cookie - Unlike other family history affiliate programs that only give credit for sales generated on the same day as the referral, affiliates are paid for all referred visitors that become a member within 30 days.
  • Top Affiliates Earn 70 percent - Other family history affiliate programs on CJ share only 25 percent commissions with their top affiliates. Large affiliates on Archives can earn almost three times as much.
  • Higher Conversions - An membership is priced much lower than other websites, leading to higher conversions for your users who don't want to spend a fortune to get started in family history.
  • Dedicated Landing Pages - gives aspiring family historians exactly the record-specific information they are looking for, improving conversion and customer satisfaction.

"By now, many of the people who will sign up for other family history websites have already signed-up" says Brian Crane, Affiliate Manager for "By promoting, affiliates can offer their visitors a low priced and easy-to-use product that is specifically designed to help people getting started in family history."

In addition to the benefits listed above, is also offering two special promotions to commemorate the launch of their Commission Junction affiliate program:

  • $200 Affiliate Challenge - guarantees that current CJ affiliates of other family history websites will generate more commissions by promoting If can't beat the previous commission levels, they will pay the affiliate $200. Learn more
  • Vacation Giveaway - All new CJ affiliates who generate at least one net membership sale of between now and May 31, 2010 will be entered into a raffle to win a trip to the winner's choice of either Hawaii or Salt Lake City.

To learn more about becoming an affiliate on Commission Junction, visit the Archives CJ Affiliate Area

About Commission Junction

Commission Junction ( provides advanced performance marketing solutions that help marketers increase online leads and sales. By facilitating strategic relationships between advertisers and publishers, Commission Junction leverages its proven expertise in affiliate marketing and search marketing to drive measurable results for clients.

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