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How to create and assign coupons to affiliates

Affiliate for WooCommerce helps add and manage affiliates and track performance from a single place – commissions, sales, payout, leaderboard, etc. Earn money without hard work. Increase your brand outreach, and get potential customers.

This doc article explains how you (store owner) can create and assign a shareable discount coupon to your affiliates. On a successful purchase using that coupon, your affiliates will earn a commission.

How store owner can create a coupon for an affiliate

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To use this functionality, store admin need to enable it via WooCommerce > Settings > Affiliate > Use coupons for referral.

Then, follow these steps:

  1. Go to WooCommerce > Coupons. Add a coupon. You can give any code to the coupon.
  2. Fill in the coupon details like discount type, coupon amount and any other restriction that you want.
  3. You will see a setting named ‘Assign to affiliate‘. You can search for the affiliates in it by either affiliate’s full email address or affiliate’s user id. Search for the affiliate and select it from results.
    woocommerce affiliate coupons
  4. Publish the coupon.

That’s it.

You can create and assign multiple affiliate coupons to the same affiliate using the above-mentioned steps.

How can your affiliates find their coupons

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An affiliate can find their coupon code from their My Account > Affiliate > Profile.
woocommerce affiliate coupons

Can an affiliate request a coupon to store owner

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Yes, an affiliate can request for a coupon to store owner. Go to My Account > Affiliate > Profile. Affiliate will find an option to request a coupon as highlighted in the below screenshot:
woocommerce affiliate coupons

Please note: the above section is only visible if you have set an email address to contact under WooCommerce > Settings > Affiliate > Contact email address.