From the monthly archives:

December 2010

This week on the Affiliate Thing podcast, Shawn Collins and Lisa Picarille discuss the year over year rise in online retail, why a dog loves ShareASale, and the parties at Affiliate Summit West 2011. Also, Affiliate Summit West 2011 is sold out, the favorite conferences of black hats, and Bank of America wastes money trying […]

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Using Social Media for Commodity Affiliate Programs presentation from Affiliate Summit West 2009, which took place January 11-13, 2009 in Las Vegas, NV. Speaker: Dave Taylor, Principal, Intuitive Systems Affiliate programs are a commodity biz: you compete based on SEO or page design. We’ll explore other ways to approach your business, including how to use […]

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Affiliate Summit West 2011, starting on Sunday, January 9th at the Wynn Las Vegas, is now sold out. This conference makes it 16 times in a row that attendee registrations for Affiliate Summit have closed before the event, due to capacity. As we process cancellations, the registration page will open up and additional registrations will […]

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Lately, I’ve received more and more requests to recommend “a social media marketing expert” (their words, not mine) to help create and manage their company’s social media strategy. Overall, it appears that the bulk of the people that have asked, have not been too keen on their existing expert. Many have even felt duped by […]

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Mobile Web Opportunities

by Shawn Collins on December 26, 2010

Mobile Web Opportunities presentation from Affiliate Summit West 2009, which took place January 11-13, 2009 in Las Vegas, NV. Speaker: Peter Glaeser, Managing Director, Mobile Space Ltd. The mobile internet is growing fast. The session will cover business opportunities, technical challenges, traffic sources and monetization methods. It is aimed at both advertisers and affiliates. Slides […]

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