Referral marketing is a great way to leverage the network of your users to promote your courses to their friends, family, and colleagues. Satisfied customers will spread a good word for you, add an extra incentive to the equation and that effect can be multiplied.
ReferralCandy is the perfect tool for the job and here is how to set it up.
1. Sign Up for ReferralCandy. Use this link to sign up, and by using LearnWorlds you get a double free trial period. ReferralCandy gives $50 credit to LearnWorlds users which counts towards your first payment.
2. Go to Your ReferralCandy Profile → My Profile → Plugin tokens.
3. Copy your App ID and Secret Key (not the API Access ID and API Secret Key).
4. Paste the App ID and Secret Key in your LearnWorlds school under Settings → Integrations → Affiliates → ReferralCandy, and click on Save.
6.a. Then, click on the “Activate referral program” green button and follow the steps shown on the screen:
6.b. After finishing all the steps press the “Activate referral program”.
- The ReferralCandy account will be activated (connected) to LearnWorlds after the first purchase.
- Make sure you have inserted your LearnWorlds school in your ReferralCandy account under My Store → Store Settings → Store URL.
Here is a quick list of things to do to get your referral program ready and running:
- Prepare your referral program & rewards.
- Edit the landing pages of your referral program.
- Share your referral sign-up with your users, friends, and partners.
- Keep track of it, promote and send exclusive material to your referrals.
- Remember that sign-ups are referring to courses and bundles, and not to subscriptions.