September 2010 - Affiliate Marketing Blog by Geno Prussakov
Geno Prussakov on September 30th, 2010

Not too long ago I’ve learned of a Los Angeles-based company called uCubd, and got really interested in it because of two things: (i) cool technology, and (ii) the fact that their technology is already integrated with at least one affiliate program, the Amazon’s one. So, I sat down with one of the company’s co-founders, […]

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Geno Prussakov on September 29th, 2010

I’ve had my Online Guide to Affiliate Marketing [for Merchants] up for a while, and to this date it has been one of the most popular (read: most frequently viewed, and linked-to) blog posts of mine. Today I’ve decided to go through all of my previous blog posts and pick those immediately relevant for affiliates […]

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Geno Prussakov on September 28th, 2010

I have a lot of Christian friends who are either missionaries or participate in some kind of ministry that could use an extra financial help. Nearly every week I receive emails from asking if I could commit to support this or that ministry or cause. However, due to the number of these requests, I simply […]

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Geno Prussakov on September 27th, 2010

My Affiliate Summit West 2010 experience was a blast. Almost full room at my “20 Affiliate Program Management Mistakes to Avoid” presentation [slide deck on SlideShare here], and comments like the below ones left in the feedback forms: Excellent, well-spoken, presented well, concise information, engaging. Very interesting! Brilliant presentation. Great session, Great examples. Great job! […]

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Geno Prussakov on September 26th, 2010

I’ve spotted this story yesterday morning in a Russian online newspaper, but couldn’t find it anywhere on the English-speaking web then. Had to wait until later in the day to see it published by AFP, and picked up by a number of other news channels including Bloomberg, Reuters, CNN, and others. The essence of the […]

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Geno Prussakov on September 25th, 2010

Be it EPC, CPA, CJ, PMA, or anything else, you want to be comfortable using the most popular affiliate marketing abbreviations if you’re involved in affiliate marketing in any capacity. I’ve put together the following list to make life slightly easier for everyone, but especially those who are fairly new to affiliate marketing. AM – […]

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Geno Prussakov on September 24th, 2010

Whatever you call it — Internet law, cyberlaw, New Media law, or anything else — it is an integral part of e-commerce and any digital marketing, and there is actually a number of excellent cyber law attorneys and resources which you may follow on Twitter to keep up with the latest news and developments in […]

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Geno Prussakov on September 23rd, 2010

A couple of days ago¬† (September¬† 21, 2010) LinkShare affiliate network has announced its completely new advertiser dashboard. To find out a merchant opinion on it, and get a little in-depth here, we chatted with one of LinkShare’s top advertisers — that also made the 2009 Internet Retailer’s 2009 Hot 100 Best Retail Websites and […]

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Geno Prussakov on September 22nd, 2010

A couple of weeks ago, Manhattan’s Theater District has seen a grand opening of 4food which some have already christened a “social media restaurant” meaning that there’s “both a brick-and-mortar hamburger joint in Manhattan, and a community-oriented Website that supports the restaurant.” SocialCitizens.org elaborates: …4food [is] a fast food restaurant that says “meals are necessarily […]

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Geno Prussakov on September 21st, 2010

Yesterday I received an “Advertising Alert” from Gary Kibel, a lawyer at Davis & Gilbert LLP (D&G). This alert brought to my attention a recent action taken by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) against a public relations agency involving claims of misleading online endorsements. It is the first case of FTC bringing an action against […]

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