Frequently Asked Questions
What is affiliate marketing?
Affiliate marketing is a type of performance-based marketing that rewards affiliates for each sale that they refer to ICON Meals. Affiliates place links and banners on their websites and social media profiles that send customers to ICON Meal's store. In return, affiliates are paid a commission on any resulting purchases driven via the affiliates marketing efforts.
Who are affiliates?
Affiliates are independent marketers who utilize specialized links to promote ICON Meals to their friends, family, and customers via their website or social media profile. In return, affiliates are compensated with a commission on purchases made as a result of those marketing efforts.
Why should I join?
The ICON Meals Affiliate Program enables you to partner with a premier ready-made meal company to earn extra revenue for promoting and marketing all products sold by ICON Meals. By linking your website or social media profile with ICONmeals.com you will earn commissions for products most people buy every day anyway, FOOD!
How do I qualify to become an affiliate?
Qualifying affiliates must maintain active, reputable, social media profiles or websites containing engaging content that supports and compliments ICON Meals products and lifestyle. All candidates must apply by accessing the 'Team Icon' link at the top of ICONmeals.com.
How do I sign up?
Access the "Affiliates" link on ICONMeals.com and submit your application request. A member of our sales team will send you an email with further information. Upon interest, a member of our sales team may or may not follow up with a phone interview to finalize acceptance process.
How much does it cost to join?
Nothing, it's free to join.
Now that I am accepted to the program, what are my next steps to get started?
Familiarize yourself with the program. We have provided banners and other images, and a unique tracking URL for your marketing efforts. You can apply for a 10% discount code as well.
How are sales tracked?
All sales and traffic are tracked using a combination of unique URL's and cookies. A unique URL will redirect the customer to the ICON website where their browser will create a cookie to track use of the website and any sales made at ICONMeals.com. The program will also track any sale when your coupon code is used.
How much commission will I earn?
We pay 6% commission on sales made through your unique URL or website banners. A 6% starting commission will be issued for sales made by referring customers using your 10% discount code. Discount code commissions will grow based on sales and effort in referring ICON Meals. All commissions are paid out via PayPal.
How and when do I get paid?
Payments will be made once you have reached the minimum payout amount of $100.00 once a month, pending payments will be approved the end of the following month and sent a few days after.
Payouts will be disbursed via PayPal.
How do I view the purchases made from my affiliate account links?
Each time a new commission is earned you will receive an email with a link to your affiliate dashboard. You can login and track all sales and commissions as well as modify and create marketing banners and materials. You can also view the extensive collection of training videos to help you become a more profitable affiliate marketer.
What Can I Do To Make Commissions?
Get out there… Social media is not the only answer although it is a good one. Word of mouth is your best source of true customers. Talk to people in real life. You can also request to be matched up with a mentor if you would like some guidance and advice on how to be successful.
What Not To Post And Why?
Do not post racial content, excessive foul language, verbal attacks toward other brands/affiliates/persons, nudity, criminal activity, anything that may you have to question if you should you probably shouldn’t. Remember you are representing Icon Meals and in that you should be as professional and responsible as possible.