updated 09:50 am EDT, Thu June 2, 2005
Firstgate Click \'N Buy
Apple today announced the addition of for European iTunes Music Store customers, offering the ability to purchase music, audiobooks and gift certificates via debit card, direct debits, invoice or bank transfer. Apple today also launched its affiliate program across Europe, making it the first pan-European download music store to offer direct links to songs and albums to affiliate websites. "We think giving our iTunes customers the option to use the Click & Buy payment option is going to be a hit," said Eddy Cue, Apple's vice president of Applications. "And, with over 15,000 iTunes affiliates in the US, the introduction of our affiliate program to Europe will drive even more customers to the world's best online music store, while providing affiliate websites a quick and easy way to generate commissions."