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The 80/20 Rule Applies to Affiliate Marketing

When it comes to referring your users to potential sales and leads, the old business strategy of focusing on top 20% of your traffic will result in 80% of your revenue isn’t so farfetched. The Pareto principle is it’s called formally, is the theory that if you do invest your time and strategies in that ...

Acronym

Affiliate Level: Beginner – Acronym Central (CPS, CPA, CPI, & More)

In marketing, there are several acronyms you’ll run across.  Yes, they are indeed annoying and most companies you talk to, if you are in the field or at conferences, will speak through Acronyms suggesting you know all of the below off hand.  The truth is, there is always a new set of Acronyms that will ...

Affiliate Youtube influencers

Affiliate Level: Intermediate – Wait I’m a YouTube Influencer, Can I Use Affiliate Links?

The web is evolving to multiple content platforms.  From Podcasts to Videocasts and blogs alike, there are so many ways to produce and put out content!  If you’ve considered joining YouTube as an influencer, or promoter of any kind, Affiliate Links can still be a practical side sell for you. Generally Speaking:  How YouTuber’s Make ...

Why Advertisers Close Program

Affiliate Level: Intermediate – “Why do Advertisers Close Their Program?”

One of the questions I typically get is why an advertiser would decide to cease all affiliate related actions or cancel their affiliate program.  Just a few examples occur when an advertiser stops their affiliate program: Cash Back sites remove their merchant related profiles, i.e., Macy’s on their front page Coupon sites may keep the ...

Affiliate Networks Ranked

Affiliate Level: Beginner – Where to Find Affiliate Programs?

Once you’ve begun your journey towards better ranking, better followership and growth altogether, you’ll want to check out more ways of monetization.  Affiliate marketing is one way to do this.  Affiliate Programs are the source of brand partnerships like Walmart, that will help you bring more products and service to your website.  All you do ...

HasOffers

Affiliate Level: Advanced- Affiliate Tracking Software without Network

Affiliate Advertisers often change their budgets when it comes to affiliate marketing.  There are many reasonings behind this, the main one being that Affiliate Marketing is just one small aspect of digital marketing for a particular company.  For example, one Advertiser may choose to allocate more funds into an email campaign rather than affiliate campaign.  Affiliate ...