December 2011 - Affiliate Marketing Blog by Geno Prussakov
Geno Prussakov on December 30th, 2011

Yesterday I realized that, regardless of the fact that nearly every one of us is on Facebook, out of tens of thousands of my blog’s visitors only 299 (well, I did think the number was a bit higher, as you can see from the below screenshot) “liked” AM Navigator’s Facebook page (i.e. are following the […]

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Geno Prussakov on December 29th, 2011

I have done this in 2009, 2010, and in 2011. And now again, for the fourth time in a row I am happy to bring you worldwide affiliate marketing events (conferences, symposiums, conventions and expos) that are worth considering in 2012, which will be here in less than 3 days. As always, I am using […]

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Geno Prussakov on December 28th, 2011

In the course of the past three weeks we were flooded with speaking proposals for Affiliate Management Days, the new professional forum for affiliate program managers, and everyone involved in affiliate marketing on the advertiser’s side. It wasn’t an easy task, but we’ve selected the speakers for the San Francisco 2012 conference, and the agenda […]

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Geno Prussakov on December 27th, 2011

Earlier this month, I brought you a part of my Fall 2011 presentation in Israel where I talked about employing leadership principles for solid affiliate program management. Today I’d like us to turn to something else that I talked about in that speech — namely, the inevitable consequence of affiliate program mismanagement. When an affiliate […]

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Geno Prussakov on December 26th, 2011

It’s that time of the year when we’re analyzing, summarizing, drawing conclusions, and hopefully learning from the successes and failures of the year that’s coming to an end. In a similar tune, today I’d like to highlight the most popular (based on the engagement earned) of 232 blog posts of mine that have appeared in […]

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Affiliate Summit West 2012 is only some two weeks away, and today I’d like to draw your attention to the five breakout sessions that appear to be of immediate relevance to all affiliate program managers out there. These are also the sessions that I plan on attending. Here they are (in chronological order) with original […]

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Geno Prussakov on December 21st, 2011

As my blog’s readers know, I have just returned from my annual vacation. Traditionally (i.e. for the third time in a row) we chose a Caribbean destination, and this time for the first time for us it was Riviera Maya, Mexico. We loved it [and yes, the picture that you see on the right was […]

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Geno Prussakov on December 19th, 2011

I don’t know if you’re aware of it, but a new book has recently been published by a co-founder of what is today Google Affiliate Network. Jeff Molander authored “Off the Hook Marketing”, which positions itself as a book on how “to make platforms like Twitter,” Facebook, YouTube, “and blogs to produce sales.” I took […]

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Geno Prussakov on December 16th, 2011

Not too long ago I posted about the 10 Things Not to Share on Social Media, and that post quickly became one of the most popular ones in my blog. So, today I’d like to give another similar list — a list of 10 things not to think of when creating your password (or PIN, […]

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Geno Prussakov on December 14th, 2011

Definition first: Affiliate recruitment — the process of finding new affiliates, and convincing them into joining your affiliate marketing program. So how do you do this? There are numerous ways, and I’ve discussed some of them nearly 3 years ago in my Tools & Techniques post here. Also, Mark Welch has a good post on […]

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