A referral link is a unique trackable link assigned to a partner. This is the link partners use to promote your product. Any conversions made through that link will be attributed to the partner and logged on your partner platform to facilitate payouts.
A reward structure where the revenue generated from a deal is shared between a vendor and a partner. For example, if a $50,000 deal is closed, the vendor may keep 75% and give the partner 25% for a payout of $12,500.