While some of my friends are running for City Councils (go, Jim!) and others for President (good luck, Eric!), my ambitions are significantly more modest at this point. I am, however, humbled to have been nominated for this year’s Small Business Awards. Having won a 2014 award of this caliber […]
It’s been nearly two years since that Affiliate Summit panel of ours, but the things we’ve talked about are still relevant today. Back in January 2011 Barbara Rozgonyi, Jim Kukral, Marty Fahncke and yours truly addressed the subject of leveraging personal brands “for affiliate success.” The session ended up covering
It’s that time of the year when the small business community is voting for Small Business Influencers of the year. As some of you may remember, I was nominated last year, but didn’t quite make the final cut. However, even the “honorable mention” was a true honor (forgive the repetition).
Klout has been publishing lists of online influencers for some time already. Not surprisingly, an area that hasn’t been touched so far is affiliate marketing — a field too niche for the general public, yet one of tremendous interest to those of us who are breathing and living it every
A little over a month ago I blogged about 7 affiliate marketers who were nominated for Small Business Influencers 2011 awards, an initiative by Small Business Trends to highlight those “who have made a significant impact on the North American small business market.” On the day that I spoke at
I know, this post may seem like I’m shooting myself in the foot (as technically I compete in this with every one of them), but I’m truly proud to see these folks nominated, and being an affiliate marketing blogger I simply must put together this blog post. In case you
In case you haven’t yet heard of Unguru.me, it’s a project started earlier this month by Jim Kukral and Shawn Collins to establish a “community for small businesses to network and learn (without the hype)” and they have recently released their 2011 Unguru.me Report. The main question they tried answer
Just a couple of days ago I returned from an extremely busy, information- and meetings-packed Affiliate Summit West 2011. However, this post isn’t going to be about the lessons learned or sessions attended. For the first time ever I had a truly great camera on me (a Sony Alpha55 with