Five Reasons You Must Attend Affiliate Management Days Conference

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Today is the last day of the (already extended) Early Bird registration period for Affiliate Management Days SF 2014. Combining the Early Bird rates with this coupon you will save nearly $740.00 on your pass. But why should you even care to attend this event? Even with this discount! Let me give you five reasons Read More …

Core Responsibilities of an Affiliate Program Manager

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Just as any serious marketing campaign, your affiliate program must be managed. But what should you expect from your affiliate manager? What key responsibilities should you hold them accountable for (expecting data on them in the recurring reports)? My newest video is meant to answer all of these questions via an allegory of a building Read More …

May (or Shall) an Affiliate Promote Multiple Same Niche Merchants?

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Not only you may, but must… But first things first: As we are reaching out to publishers who cater to our client’s target market and have the potential of monetizing their websites through SelfMadeTravelAgent.com affiliate program, we’ve encountered a number of very similar replies within a pretty short period of time. Here is how one Read More …

3 Underused Ways to Improve Affiliate Program Visibility on Network

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When asked about the avenues via which they like to find out about new affiliate programs, affiliates repeatedly point to affiliate network websites (and network-based directories) as one of their preferred methods of what I call “passive affiliate recruitment” (i.e. when they find you, as opposed to you reaching out to them). Per 2013 Affiliate Summit’s Read More …

Knowing Deadlines Saves You Money on Affiliate Management Knowledge

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Whether you have just launched an affiliate program, need affiliate management training for your team, or are already savvy enough to go way beyond the basics, knowing certain deadlines can save you significant amounts of money. There are two affiliate management conferences coming up in the Spring of 2014: one in San Francisco on March Read More …

How Rogue Affiliates Use Fiverr To Swindle Pay-Per-Lead Programs

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Let me start by saying that Fiverr is a great platform used by multiple upright affiliate marketers on a multitude of reasons. Some are finding affordable help (copywriters, web designers, coders, video production services, etc), others are earning money with Fiverr’s own affiliate program, but the group to which I want to draw your attention Read More …