Statistics on Blog / Content Monetization via Affiliate Links

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An affiliate network owner in a country where affiliate marketing is just developing has reached out to me recently. They are looking to attract more bloggers (and other quality content producers) to affiliate marketing, but with the majority of them monetizing via CPM and CPC models, getting them to switch to CPA models (CPS, CPL, Read More …

20 Online Influencer Outreach Tools to Use in Affiliate Recruitment

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Yesterday Ann Smarty tweeted: 11 Tools to Find Niche Twitter Influencers awe.sm/c4oAf — Ann Smarty (@seosmarty) September 10, 2012 …and her tweet (and link) gave me an idea for this post: With the plethora of influencer outreach tools out there, why not put together a list of them right here in my blog?! After all, Read More …

How To Monetize Your Blog: Most Popular Ways and Affiliate Options

Posted on10 CommentsCategoriesThoughts for Affiliates

Did you know that when it comes to blog monetization, affiliate marketing is second only to contextual ads type tools (see more in Technorati’s State of the Blogosphere 2011 report)? That’s quite a change from 2009; and if one includes Google AdSense into the “affiliate advertising links” category (as some affiliate marketers do), I’m certain Read More …

uCubd Mashups – New Way to Engage and Monetize

Posted on2 CommentsCategoriesGeneral Discussion, Interviews, Thoughts for Affiliates

Not too long ago I’ve learned of a Los Angeles-based company called uCubd, and got really interested in it because of two things: (i) cool technology, and (ii) the fact that their technology is already integrated with at least one affiliate program, the Amazon’s one. So, I sat down with one of the company’s co-founders, Read More …

AdSense and Affiliate Marketing: Conflicting or Complimentary?

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Among other interesting facts, the Technorati’s State of the Blogosphere 2009 report revealed that “search ads” (which would include Google AdSense in this context) were the 2nd most popular blog monetization method, while “affiliate marketing links” came 3rd [more here]. It isn’t unusual for an affiliate to run AdSense units simultaneously with affiliate banners, text Read More …

New Acquisition: VigLink Buys Driving Revenue Inc

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I have just received the news of a new big acquisition in affiliate marketing. Seeking to strengthen its positions on the market of outbound traffic monetization VigLink has just acquired Driving Revenue. The official press release (to be circulated online in just a few hours) will read: Both companies provide Web publishers an entirely new Read More …

Affiliate Links — Third Most Popular Blog Monetization Method

Posted on3 CommentsCategoriesAffiliate Program Management, General Discussion, Online Marketing

Have you ever wondered how popular affiliate marketing is among bloggers. It turns out to be quite popular among those that do monetize their blogging efforts. According to Technorati’s State of the Blogosphere 2009 report, in popularity it beats paid postings, rich media ads, and is third only to display ads and search ads. Technorati Read More …