is the U.S. Government web site that makes it easier for you to participate in Federal rulemaking – an essential part of the American democratic process.

The Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act
The Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act – is fully in effect as of January 2004.

The Federal Trade Commission's spam Website
This website has information about the Federal Trade Commission's recent law enforcement actions against deceptive commercial email and spammers' responsibilities under the CAN-SPAM law.

Canadian Personal Information Protection Legislation
Great article about the Canadian privacy legislation and how the new law forces U.S. companies that exchange personal information with their Canadian subsidiaries or with Canadian firms to implement policies and procedures to protect that information, in accordance with the 10 principles set out in the law.
The directory helps you find the best associate programs — also known as referral, partner, revenue sharing or affiliate programs — to earn money from your Web site.

Affiliate Toolkit
Affiliate Toolkit can provide a number of services and resources to help you develop and increase your programs profitability. is the authoritative guide to Internet affiliate programs, associate programs, & Referral Programs. Refer-it is a great resource for merchants with affiliate programs and Webmasters with affiliate web sites.

ClickQuick: Affiliate and Pay-per-Click Program Reviews
ClickQuick: In-depth reviews of webmaster affiliate, associate, and pay-per-click programs that offer opportunities to make money on the Internet. Also reviews of banner ad networks and helpful articles on improving affiliate program performance.
Comprehensive directory/search engine for revenue sharing (affiliate, associate, referral, and bounty) programs. is a directory of associate and affliate programs. It also offers resources on how to set up your own affiliate program. is a large directory of 2627 different associate and affiliate programs with user ratings and details on each.

Associate and Affiliate Education

Affiliate Success Tips
Affiliate Success Tips allows home business owners to create successful home businesses through affiliate marketing.

Kowabunga Technologies eBook
Kowabunga Technologies offers an eBook describing affiliate programs.

Popular Affiliate Programs
A pioneer in the affiliate program industry, boast that they have earth's biggest selection of products, including free electronic greeting cards, online auctions, and millions of books, CDs, videos, DVDs, toys and games, and electronics.

CDNOW is the world's leading online music store. is one of the biggest places online to buy movies.

Barnes & Noble offers a wide selection of books, and has over 120,000 Web sites participating in their affiliate program.
KSteal Our Sites is's affiliate program. is the Internet's definitive music hub, combining the Web's largest collection of music content with programming and content from, and

Popular Tourism Affiliate Programs
Priceline Travel is the only way that consumers can name their own price for airline tickets, hotel rooms, groceries, new cars, home finance and more. has one of the number one rated tourism related affiliate programs online. At you can find low air fares on the Internet with best fare finder, make hotel and car reservations, and research vacation destinations online. lets you compare prices, shop for a vacation or cruise, reserve a room or rent a car. is your real-time online leisure travel reservation network.

TravelNow provides access to online hotel reservations, car rentals, group travel, and International airfare.
Fare Agent. Your personal travel service where you name the price and schedule and we continue to look while you sleep.

Recommended Readings

Wilson Web
Wilson Web's ebook "Report on Affiliate Management Software" helps you to decide what affiliate software would be best for your business.

Ken Envoy: The Affiliate Masters Course
Ken Envoy provides a FREE course for anyone to become an affiliate expert. Find the link to his 'Affiliate Masters' course under the SiteSell University heading.

Greg Helmstetter & Pamela Metivier: Affilate Selling
Helmstetter and Metivier's book, "Affiliate Selling: Building Revenue on the Web", has been listed as one of Amazon's bestselling titles. This book gives you all the tools you need to plan, implement and manage your affiliate relationships.