Twitter Replaces Direct Links to iTunes by Its Own Affiliate Links?

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Evolver.fm‘s Eliot Van Buskirk has first suggested this on Tuesday of this week. The following tweet by Bombay Bicycle Club band was used as an example: and here is the itunes link to @lucyrosemusic‘s album bit.ly/OVBbgB — Bombay Bicycle Club (@BombayBicycle) September 24, 2012 The band’s manager confirmed to Evolver.fm that “the band itself is Read More …

Affiliate Links on Social Media Platforms: My Opinion on Subject

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A few hours ago Priest Willis who manages BuyCostumes.com affiliate program (yes, a direct competitor of our client, but he does deserve the mention for spotting it) tweeted: Wow! OPMs, affiliate mgrs, affiliates, what do you think about this? tcrn.ch/Md6zW1 — Priest Willis (@priestwillis) July 10, 2012   He has linked to Josh Constine‘s new Read More …

Affiliate Manager Active on Social Media? But Does It Add Value?

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Earlier this week eMarketer tweeted: 79% of US marketing professionals plan to increase spending on social media in the next 12 months – ow.ly/atWqm — eMarketer (@eMarketer) April 24, 2012 And among the first accounts to ReTweet my mention of the above was TicketNetwork’s affiliate program‘s Twitter account. Their RT got me thinking: “How many Read More …

Twitter Contest: Guess Date and Time – Win Autographed Book

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It seems like only yesterday I blogged about reaching 16,000 tweets, and the wins of focused tweeting, but the day before yesterday I’ve already crossed the 17,000 mark, and am now approaching a major milestone — that of 4,000 followers. And, as tweeted yesterday I’ve decided to put together a contest around it. The idea Read More …

Sixteen Thousand Tweets Later: Five Wins and Zero Losses

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I’ve just hit a milestone — 16,000 tweets: Assuming that on every one of those 16,000 tweets I spent some 10 seconds, that’s 160,000 seconds, or 2,667 minutes, or nearly 44.5 hours spent tweeting. One would think: “what a waste of time!” writing these hours into the “Losses” column. I disagree. Looking back, and analyzing Read More …

10 Paid Search Experts to Follow on Twitter

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It’s been a while since I’ve posted my last Twitter list, but it’s Friday again (think #FollowFriday), and regardless of the numerous topics that I have already covered — blogging, SEO, affiliate marketing, email marketing, Internet law attorneys, usability, conversion rate optimization, web analytics, branding and PR, competitive intelligence, web design, social media, mobile marketing, Read More …