FMTC Rolls Out a Much-Needed Data Feed Cleanup Tool

Posted on6 CommentsCategoriesAffiliate Program Management

Data feed — a file (.CSV, .XML, .XLS or any other type) that lists a merchant’s product information which merchants provide to affiliates enabling them to feature the merchant’s products right on affiliate-built websites [more here]. Cleanup — the act or process of cleaning up [source]. Unclean data feeds have been an ongoing problem. Once exported from merchants’ databases they Read More …

7 Affiliate Coupon Feed Solutions to Automate Integration

Posted on46 CommentsCategoriesAffiliate Tools, Thoughts for Affiliates

Every major affiliate network offers coupon feeds. Here are just a few examples: Commission Junction has a Coupon-Only Offers RSS Feed Google Affiliate Network has its Orange Links LinkShare’s LinkLocator is an equivalent API solution LinkConnector’s Coupon/Promotions Feed ShareASale  offers a Deals Database Feed AvantLink has its Dynamic Coupon Feed And you do not need Read More …

Local Shopping API for Affiliates is Here

Posted on9 CommentsCategoriesGeneral Discussion, Thoughts for Affiliates

A couple of days ago I’ve learned about LuckyLocal.com. They position themselves as a local shopping API solution for affiliates. Similar to datafeed-import tools/services like GoldenCAN and PopShops, but with a local twist. Here’s my brief look at how it works for affiliates: You open an account with them, and just as at GoldenCAN and Read More …