CPA programs as they relate to internet income are short for cost per action programs. You make money when a person completes a specific action. Let's analyze this income stream a little closer.
You can join CPA affiliate programs for free. The best way to do this is to join an affiliate network that offers multiple cost per action programs for you to promote.
Your job really is to get traffic to your landing pages and play the Internet marketing numbers game. You will find a certain percentage of visitors to your landing page will complete the required action.
Most times this is something simple like providing an email address, filling out a short form with their name and email address, and so on. Once this is done the information is sent to the affiliate merchant to process.
You are paid for that specific action. It could be anywhere from a few cents to several dollars per action completed.
The nice thing about making money