Since 1999, iDevAffiliate is the original in self-managed affiliate software. Adding affiliate tracking software to your site is one of the most effective ways to achieve more sales, traffic, and search engine rankings. Set up your account for as little as $99.00.

Applies to Version(s): 3.9.x  Series

Complexity Level: Easy

Estimated Time for Completion: 7 minutes 

How to Enable the iDevAffiliate App

To add iDevAffiliate to your cat, follow these steps.

        1. In your control panel, go to Apps > App Center. In the App Center, locate and click on iDevAffiliate.

idevaffiliate app


       2. Before you enable iDevAffiliate, you need to create an account. Click Signup here.sign up button

        3. Once you've signed up with them, they will provide you with the files needed to install iDev. You will need to upload the files to your hosted server, so you will need FTP access. Check this article to learn how.

        4. In your file manager, upload a folder named "iDev" or "Affiliates". 

        5. Go to Marketing > SEO Settings > click Generate .htaccess. generate .htaccess button

        6. Go back to the iDevAffiliate page and click Enable. Enter the URL to where you've uploaded the iDev files and click Activate. (If you named the folder 'iDev' the URL you'd enter would be something like

idevaffiliate app settings

To adjust the text of your iDev link, click back on the iDevAffiliate logo once it's been activated. Change the verbiage of iDevAffiliate Link Text and click Save.

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