An affiliate link is a tag on the end of a URL identifying who provided the link. It's how the cashback sites work when they pass you to the proper URL.
This one had a url of the form url...
User Id. So he would get a payback, possibly a couple of pence whenever anyone clicked it, or more likely a few quid whenever anyone signed up through it.
Only Bill can say which of us reported first
. Your post wasn't there when I went to the Report
, and my report was the affiliate link. Plus it being pestilential in this forum.
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Edited by RobertoS (Fri 13-Jul-12 23:04:10)