ClickBank was founded in San Diego, California in 1998 by Tim and Eileen Barber. In 2011, the site had attracted over 1,500,000 affiliate marketers, approximately 100,000 of whom were designated as ‘active’ at any given time.
As of 2014, ClickBank has more than six-million clients and distributes in 190 countries and has a presence mobile commerce across a wide variety of lifestyle categories. In August 2014, ClickBank handled approximately 30,000 transactions daily.
Products and Services
ClickBank is an e-commerce platform for digital goods and services between digital content creators (also known as vendors) and affiliate marketers, who then promote them to consumers. ClickBank works through an affiliate network that assists vendors in building visibility and revenue-generating opportunities.
In 2011, it offered over 46,000 individual products to its affiliate marketers, and provided services in over 200 countries.