Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) June 7, 2006 — A new, premiere online resource specifically for online poker affiliates debuted today at PokerAffiliatePrograms.com. PokerAffiliatePrograms.com «PAP» gives affiliate marketers who promote online poker access to expert articles, tools, community forums, specialized content for players and program alerts.
The current online poker craze has been fueled by popular, televised tournaments which have escalated poker players to star status. A beneficiary of the increase in mainstream acceptance is online poker, which allows players to gamble from their home computer. Poker affiliates work with poker operators online to build traffic to poker rooms, in exchange for revenue sharing or flat commissions.
According to DigitalJournal.com, online poker revenues have grown from $82.7 million in 2001 to $2.4 billion (all numbers US) in 2005; last year, more than $60 billion was gambled on poker sites; and every day, 1.8 million players toss their ante into the virtual pots of the Internet. This represents an incredible revenue opportunity for poker affiliates. PokerAffiliatePrograms.com provides all the needed tools and resources for poker affiliates to succeed in this growing market.
«There is no doubt that poker is hot right now and will continue to grow, in fact online poker operators are expected to rake in over $20 billion dollars annually by 2010,» said Lou Fabiano, founder of PokerAffiliatePrograms.com. «With the right resources and guidance poker affiliates can command an enormous part of that revenue stream.»
Poker Affiliate Programs is backed by the oldest and largest online gambling affiliate community, CasinoAffiliatePrograms.com «CAP». CAP’s Certified Partner program includes a rigorous review process for casino operators and is highly regarded in the online casino affiliate industry. Similar in nature, PAP will certify poker affiliate programs so that poker affiliates have one trusted source online.
CasinoAffiliatePrograms.com «CAP» is the oldest and largest Internet gaming affiliate resource online. Casino Affiliate Programs features an active community forum, chat rooms, affiliate marketing tools, industry news/articles, scam alerts and a rigorous and distinguished certification process for casino affiliate programs. CAP Certified Partners are held in the highest regard and expected to protect the integrity of their affiliates and the industry as a whole.