Here are the mistakes I made as an affiliate myself and also what affiliates make from a perspective as an affiliate manager at my job.
As a beginner affiliate myself:
Direct linking. I made this mistake during beginner days. Always having a landing page with you and A/B test landing pages vs...
Here's my template on offers:
Adult/Mainstream 1-click/SOI/DOI/Click-To-Call - Pop/Native/Push - 10x budget if the payout is $1 or more. 20x budget if the payout is less than $1 (example $0.35/1-click).
CC Submit - Pop/Native/Push - 2x budget. An example $26/CPA offer would be $52 budget...
Like bemob said. No re-direct tracking is the only way for Google, Microsoft and Facebook. Also direct linking to the offer will not work at all.
I’m planning to make a video tutorial on this to help you guys out
If you're looking for that method. Just do this.
<a href="tel:YOUR_PHONE_NUMBER_HERE">PHONE NUMBER HERE</a>
This code here already does it automatically
location.replace("tel:" + phone_number)
It's not really auto calling. The visitor clicked on the ad, and then went on the page with the phone number. Heard SMS is definitely not allowed.
It's not a network, it's a direct advertiser. You can definitely find it by typing "Credit Repair affiliate program pay per call" on google.