Apple slashes affiliate app commission by almost 65 percent
According to a document obtained by MacStories’ Federico Viticci, Apple plans to slash the commission received for some affiliate referrals.
The rate, beginning May 1st, will be reduced by almost 65 percent to just 2.5 percent from the current 7 percent. The document indicates the reduced rate will only affect App Store and in-app purchase referrals, at least for now. Referrals for iTunes content such as music, movies, TV shows, and books will still receive the 7 percent rate.
Apple plans to slash the...