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 …

Glossary of Affiliate Marketing Terms: 40 Common Abbreviations

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Whether you are at an affiliate marketing conference, or talking with a prospective affiliate or affiliate managers, it isn’t unusual to hear them operate in/with such terms as “TOS”, “EPC”, “SID” or “AOV.” From generic ones (like the aforementioned four) to more specific ones (like those designating specific affiliate networks, for example), affiliate marketers often use Read More …

5 Popular Affiliate Marketing Questions Answered

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Using Google Suggest (aka autocomplete) to spot some of the most popular affiliate marketing-related questions, we see 5 questions score particularly high. I’ve answered them all in my previous blog posts and articles, and today I’ve decided to put them together into an easy-to-use compilation. 1. What is affiliate marketing? In a nutshell, affiliate marketing Read More …

Top 30 Affiliate Marketing Acronyms and Abbreviations

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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 – Read More …