From the monthly archives:

April 2011

I got an interesting and tasty promotion for the upcoming book, Get Rich Click, by Marc Ostrofsky. He sent a pecan pie in customized packaging from Goode Company BBQ of Houston, a company that is featured in his new book. Page 41 to be exact. The book is a neat, interactive experience, where the page […]

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David Vogelpohl spoke on “7 Ways to Squeeze Every Last Cent From Your Merchants” at the Affiliate Summit Meetup in Austin, TX on April 26, 2011. David discussed how you can leverage your merchant relationships to earn more money, get freebies for your website and get a leg up on your competition! Plus, he took […]

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Everyone talks about networking, but not everybody knows how to do it successfully. The key is to create and build lasting, professional relationships, and the only way to accomplish that is by meeting people in person. At Affiliate Summit West 2011, I learned that some of the benefits of this conference are meeting industry experts, […]

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This week on the Affiliate Thing podcast, Shawn Collins and Lisa Picarille chatted about coverage of the advertising tax debate in Austin, affiliate meetups, and the near deadline for Affiliate Summit speaker proposals. Also covered were a webinar from Jeremy Schoemaker, merchants with an affiliate link on the confirmation page, the ten year anniversary of […]

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LinkShare announced today that they’ve seen 37 percent overall same store year-over-year sales growth in the first quarter for their merchants and affiliates. This outpaces overall e-commerce growth. Forrester Research predicts e-commerce will grow at a compound growth rate of ten percent over the next five years. The growth for LinkShare in the first quarter […]

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