[Theforum] all this talk of affiliate hosting

Martin Burns martin at easyweb.co.uk
Tue Sep 10 04:01:00 CDT 2002

On Mon, 9 Sep 2002, Dean Mah wrote:

> If it's good for the membership, it sounds good to me.  However, I'd
> suggest that we do everything that we can to encourage the member to
> donate the discount, or part of it, to us.

+1. Do we even want to offer the option to do anything else? If we're
doing the work of setting it up, then we should get the commission,


> On Mon, Sep 09, 2002 at 03:55:15PM -0700, Jeff Howden wrote:
> > i've been talking with a business associate who's a partner (not
> > reseller) with interland.  he said he'd be willing to offer a 10-15%
> > discount to any evolt.org member that signs up for any of the
> > hosting plans he offers.  that member could specify whether they
> > wanted to have that 10-15% go directly to evolt.org or come off
> > their bill.  he's willing to handle the distribution of funds for
> > that.

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