10 Commonly Misunderstood Affiliate Marketing Terms (with Examples)

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Affiliate marketing industry is already more than twenty years old and, as it is with every professional field, it’s got an array of its own terms and abbreviations. Industry people use them understanding their precise meaning(s). Outsiders, however, can (and do) get easily confused by some of the words and phrases in which we operate. No wonder why… Connotations of Read More …

2017 Affiliate Marketing Conferences and Events to Consider

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It’s that time when the next year’s budgets are being finalized and professionals interested in affiliate marketing are contacting us about the conferences they should consider attending in 2017. The reason being that every year since 2009 we’ve published our lists of all affiliate marketing conferences and events known to us — throughout the globe. There are Read More …

Places to Learn Influencer Marketing (from Beginner to Advanced Level)

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Regardless of influencer marketing‘s fairly young age, there is no lack of resources on it out there. New researches and white papers, studies and articles come out nearly daily. It’s booming and it isn’t going anywhere. With many marketers looking for places to study influencer marketing in a coherent “A to Z” way, I’d like to devote Read More …

Influencer Marketing Days Conference Ticket Sellout Highly Likely

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Those of you who are frequent visitors of my blog have, undoubtedly, noticed a fairly new “bookmark” featured in its header — one telling about “Geno’s next conference.” I announced the new show right here three months ago. Time flies and three short weeks from now, on November 14, 2016, right in the heart of Manhattan, I Read More …

Affiliate Marketing for Advertisers LinkedIn Video Course Is Out

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I’ve got an exciting news to announce. My newest LinkedIn video course is out! You may remember that my previous course was geared towards aspiring affiliate marketers. Since its release in 2014, it was viewed nearly 200,000 times; and the time has come for us to record a course for brands who wish to leverage the Read More …

7 Ways to Prepare Your Affiliate Program for Q4 Holiday Marketing

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The year’s fourth quarter is already here, and online marketers couldn’t be more excited. eMarketer predicts that this holiday season retail ecommerce with grow 17%, with ecommerce sales representing 10.7% of total holiday retail sales, and nearing $95 billion. Interestingly though, according to Market Track’s research, 27% percent of consumers plan to finish the bulk of their holiday shopping Read More …

Client Spotlight: Travelex Travel Insurance Affiliate Program

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Having traveled to 25 countries in the past 18 years, I do have quite a number of frequent flyer miles “under my belt.” With these, though, I also have quite some experience of unexpected travel complications (from damaged luggage to medical emergencies to whole trip cancellations). With time life taught me about the importance (and convenience) of insuring my travels. Possible complications Read More …

AM Navigator Turns 10! Gift – Free Affiliate Marketing Knowledge Base

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Earlier this year, AM Navigator turned 10. We didn’t make noise around it, as our deeds have always spoken louder that any words. In the course of these years we launched and managed well over 100 affiliate programs across all of the world’s major affiliate networks (CJ, Rakuten, Pepperjam, ShareASale, AvantLink, Affiliate Window, Webgains, Commission Factory, etc). Our clients Read More …

15 Affiliate Marketing Lessons to Learn from Amazon & Walmart

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Amazon.com is the planet’s biggest online store (whose 2015 revenue exceeded $100 Billion). Walmart, on the other hand, is the world’s largest company by revenue ($482.1 Billion in 2015) and also the globe’s largest corporate employer (third only to the U.S. Department of Defense and Chinese Army). Both of these remarkable businesses actively employ affiliate marketing to generate sales. Read More …

Client Spotlight: David’s Cookies – Edible Gifts Affiliate Program

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“There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens,” but every season is right to have a good cookie or cake! So, with pleasure, I bring you our sweet client, David’s Cookies. Started by a classically-trained French chef, David Liederman, the business not only has well over 200 stores globally, Read More …