Affiliate Marketing is Far From Dead
JULY 29, 2015
Affiliate marketing gets a pretty bad rap. As respective affiliate markers, we hear plenty of complaints and questions such as, “Why pay for sales I’m already getting?”. Concerns involve the possible scrupulousness of affiliate marketing companies. Even Apple, the tech giant, has an affiliate marketing program. What Affiliate Marketing Has to Offer.
A 3-Step Blueprint for Smart Affiliate Marketing
NOVEMBER 8, 2015
There are literally hundreds of genuine ways to make money online but if you want to make money even while you sleep, you need to consider affiliate marketing. We all know affiliate marketing is a great income source for most successful online marketers. Not just any random marketer or blogger who is looking for ways to make a living by selling affiliate products.
Affiliate Marketing: Cult or Cash Cow?
MAY 7, 2013
This is a guest post from communications and marketing consultant Brook McCarthy. Each affiliate promised this course would bring clarity, a well-trod path to business success, and digital kinship which, as an online marketing professional, is sacrosanct. And so deciding to take the course came down to choosing which affiliate offered the best bunch of incentive gifts.
When Affiliate Marketing Can Be a WIN/WIN/WIN Situation
SEPTEMBER 19, 2013
They said now but mentioned that they now had an affiliate program and would be willing to give me a review copy of the software for me to review. signed up for the affiliate program – wrote a post that gave a fair review of the product and posted it onto the blog. Obviously I was happy with this affiliate campaign. When Affiliate Marketing Works Best.
15 Indirect Affiliate Marketing Tricks that Work
AUGUST 8, 2011
This isn’t always the case, but if you’re an affiliate for an ebook, it is recommended that you write a short book review or jot down some of the valuable information you can find inside the actual book, and give it to your readers free. Affiliate links: to cloak or not? If you cloak your links, over 70% of the visitors who know about it will definitely not click on your affiliate links. Let everyone know they’re affiliate links, explaining it with reverse psychology if you like! The question was, “Do you disclose affiliate links?” Affiliate Programs
Succeed in Affiliate Marketing
Social Media Network Marketing
AUGUST 29, 2007
Just what are the things needed to be able to succeed in affiliate marketing? There is a lot of competition involved in affiliate marketing, and to be able to rise above the norm, one must be equipped with just the right stuff necessary to propel him forward. The very first quality one must possess if he wants to try his hand in affiliate marketing is the willingness to learn and be trained. If one wants to conquer the affiliate marketing world, he must have the ability to push himself ahead.
Blog Business Models 4: Affiliate Marketing
JUNE 28, 2012
This guest post is by Anshul Dayal of Nichsense Niche Marketing. Many entrepreneurs who own successful online businesses have followed similar paths through the world of blogging, internet, and affiliate marketing. So what led me to blogging and the world of internet marketing? My initial foray into internet marketing wasn’t completely based around blogging.
Writing Around the Web – Twitter Tools, Measuring Blog Growth, and Affiliate Marketing Organization
SEPTEMBER 5, 2011
Increase Earnings by Organizing Your Affiliate Information – Get all of your affiliate marketing information all in one place! The following are important pieces of information I have in my Google Spreadsheet to organize my affiliate marketing resources. Measuring & Adjusting Your Online Marketing Strategy – One of the keys to a successful online marketing strategy is knowing what to measure and how to measure it. Here are six great video-sharing sites to consider for your video marketing campaign. Blogging. Business.
More Affiliate Marketing Advice, Tips, and Techniques
JUNE 28, 2012
Affiliate marketing is one of the blogger’s mainstay business models. Still current, and pulling no punches, this primer is a great place to start if you’ve never sold targeted affiliate products before: The secret of blog products that sell. Once you’ve worked through those, try these more specific posts that deal with individual challenges that affiliate bloggers need to master: What’s the best type of affiliate site? What other resources can you add to this list to help those who want to improve their affiliate marketing?
Attribution Modeling: The Hot Knife Through Big Data
FEBRUARY 13, 2017
What is attribution modeling and how can marketers apply it to tie in marketing results to business goals? Related Stories Mobile Marketing: Use the Four Media Types in Promotion Ask These 15 Questions to Improve Your Buyer’s Journey What Star Wars Teaches Us About Content Marketing and PR. Brendon Shank has that and more.
Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
JANUARY 5, 2011
2010 by far was the biggest year yet in the Internet Marketing realm. Here’s how I do it : I read and review hundreds — thousands — of articles yearly, on all Internet Marketing topics from SEO to social media to general entrepreneurship (new for 2010!), Content Development/Marketing. Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Marketing. Affiliate Marketing.
Monetize Influence and Lessen It
AUGUST 14, 2013
This old debate goes back to paid blogging and affiliate marketing. When you add affiliate links, sponsorship, consultancies, clients, advertisements, products and other forms of monetization to the mix, a transition occurs. People take these motives into consideration when they read my blog posts and books on marketing. I’ve been told so by more discerning customers.
How to Use Niche Publishers to Drive Revenue
Convince & Convert
JULY 17, 2015
It’s no secret that affiliate programs are a great way to get your brand out there. But unfortunately, if you pick the wrong affiliates, this strategy can also be a huge waste of time and money. The most common way to build affiliate networks is to use discount sites. By now, I’ve (hopefully) convinced you to consider different verticals for your affiliate program.
Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
JANUARY 5, 2012
In January of 2011, I said that I’d make our Internet Marketing Posts of 2011 subscriber only. This year, I am pleased to bring back our Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011 thanks to an excellent sponsor, HubSpot. HubSpot has recently launched a most amazing Marketing Grader tool to help you measure the effectiveness of your website. Marketing Automation. Enjoy!
10 Ways to Make Money Online on Black Friday and Cyber Monday
NOVEMBER 13, 2013
For affiliate marketers and product creators, Black Friday and Cyber Monday are golden opportunities. Tips for Affiliate Marketers. Are you an affiliate marketer? Here are some tips to help you increase your affiliate profits this month. 1. Pay attention to your affiliate emails. Recruit new affiliates prior to Black Friday / Cyber Monday.
Rae Hoffman-Dolan to Speak at DFWSEM in Dallas October 19th on Affiliate Marketing
OCTOBER 17, 2011
You’ll learn how to make your website or blog more profitable–by learning the tips and techniques of attracting advertisers and joining affiliate programs–and working the “affiliate marketing” system in order to make more money from your blog or website. Join us on October 19th for “From ZERO to SIX FIGURES with Affiliate Marketing”.
Why Influencer Marketing is Creating Huge Returns for Businesses
Convince & Convert
APRIL 8, 2015
Businesses are making a strong return from influencer marketing, generating $6.50 in revenue for each $1 spent, according to the latest poll from influencer marketplace Tomoson. The poll also found that influencer marketing is the fastest-growing online marketing channel, crushing other strategies like affiliate marketing, paid search, and display. Budgets Rising.
Seven Marketing Mistakes That Are Waaaaaay Too Common
NOVEMBER 24, 2015
That’s when marketing mistakes come into the picture… Let’s have a closer look at those marketing mistakes, and point out some ways to fix them. With all that being said, it’s also more than easy to go too far in the opposite direction … which brings me to the third of marketing mistakes. Mistake #7: Putting Affiliate Links Everywhere.
Demo: Affiliate Marketing 101 (Self Hosted Video)
MARCH 6, 2015
Learn about all sorts of different topics like Affiliate Marketing, Email Marketing, SEO, Digital Products, and more. Send to Kindle If you like the format of the video above, we have put together dozens of others for everyone who purchases X. For those looking for a more customized solution, you can upload your own self-hosted videos using the nifty Video Post Format right from within your dashboard. Each video will be fully responsive and look great on any device! In addition you can select the desired aspect ratio for optimum viewing. Video Instruction Training X
4 Low Cost Online Marketing Strategies For 2012
Small Business Mavericks
MARCH 6, 2012
If your business has an online presence then you are now in a very competitive market. You are not competing with just your business competitors – you are also competing with those looking to make a quick buck through Adsense or affiliate marketing sites, and mom and dad blogs that often attract good search placements and social media attention. The news is not all bad however, you can compete, and these four low cost online marketing strategies can help you to increase traffic, market awareness, and hopefully, profits.
37 Free Marketing and Social Media Classes to Elevate Your Skills Today
NOVEMBER 30, 2016
When I first started out with digital marketing, I was blown away by the sheer amount of online marketing resources and social media classes. read hundreds of articles and enrolled in as many marketing courses that I could possibly get my hands on. Digital marketing classes (9-17). Marketing data and analytics classes (18-24). Diploma in Social Media Marketing.
Marketing - A New Dawn
SEPTEMBER 16, 2011
Is this just the natural evolution of Marketing or is this a complete revolution? Online marketing and advertising is (clearly) not a fad. These digital marketing channels are no longer some kind of destination. Welcome to a new dawn in Marketing. It's going to be a challenge, and this is going to scare a lot of Marketers (both on the brand and the agency side). Marketing professionals shied away from that word and opted for "integrated." Convergence Marketing. affiliate marketing. convergence marketing. marketer.
The Power And Disappointment Of Digital Marketing
MAY 2, 2013
This is further being validated as two recent studies came to light that paint a very interesting picture of the marketing dollar landscape. According to the Marketing Charts news item, CMOs Predict Sizable Budget Shift to Digital Marketing : "Fresh on the heels of a report finding that 4 in 10 global marketers around the world will be reallocating budgets to digital marketing (a report which itself came shortly after a US-based study indicating the same trend ), a new study from Accenture has emerged looking at the topic from the perspective of CMOs around the world.
10 PPC Blogs Every Marketer Should Read
Convince & Convert
AUGUST 3, 2015
When I first started my own digital ad agency, all I had was a strong passion for marketing. If there was one thing I wanted to do in my life, it was digital marketing. Get you entire marketing team to read these blogs today! Specialization: PPC + Paid Marketing Strategy. This blog is one of the best places to read thought leadership around search marketing.
Find Complementary Affiliate Products In Your Niche
Small Business Mavericks
NOVEMBER 22, 2013
Affiliate marketing is a great way to increase your revenue opportunities. If you own a service business, you can find a couple of complementary affiliate products in your niche to promote to your audience, but I recommend focusing first on making yourself an authority in you niche. That said, Rae Hoffman shares some good ideas on her blog about finding niche affiliate products. Scour the affiliate networks, but don’t buy every sales pitch. Search Google for independent affiliate programs. Search for high demand items at Amazon.
5 Things To Completely Revamp And Improve Your Digital Marketing
APRIL 7, 2016
However, you have to keep changing and improving your digital marketing strategies because this will only be for your good. You don’t want to keep sticking to the old marketing strategies because with time they would become stale like old food. In fact, the finger is pointing at improving your marketing methods and if they are already going good, you could make them even better.
Make it Easy for Your Readers to Participate
NOVEMBER 16, 2011
Miscellaneous Blog Tips Advertising affiliate marketing competition engagement Reader QuestionsAt Blog World Expo this year, I was in a great session on using Facebook pages by Amy Porterfield. The session was very helpful on many levels, but one thing that Amy said that I immediately put into action—within a few seconds of her saying it, in fact—was to ask simple questions of readers to generate discussion. Amy switched the question into this format: “What’s one word to describe…?” Amy reported a much higher than normal level of comments. 367 comments later….
How to Sell Affiliate Products on Pinterest
AUGUST 21, 2012
They make it easy for you the vendor to market a product and they also make it easy for users to find products they might be interested in buying. My assistant features those books via my Amazon affiliate link. Now, let’s take a look at how you can add your own affiliate products to Pinterest. 1. Categorize your affiliate products by creating separate boards.
The Marketing Agency Of The Future
MARCH 15, 2013
In recent months, there has been a slew of articles about advertising agencies and their future/fate in a world that is so dramatically changing when it comes to the marketing of brands. It is not uncommon for internal marketing teams to have senior chops in the areas of creative development and analytics down to community management, loyalty program management and even the day-to-day handling of certain media activities (like search engine marketing, affiliate marketing and more). An agency used to act as the executional arm of the marketing department.
How to Write a Must-read Product Review
NOVEMBER 19, 2012
Some indications that you’re dealing with a disguised sales message, rather than a review, are: too big a focus on glorifying the product, the presence of numerous affiliate links, and a lack of actual information about the usage of the product or service being reviewed (only promotional speech). good review is not intended just to make some affiliate sales … at least, it shouldn’t be. You still can include an affiliate link at the end of your review, but treat it as an extra opportunity, not the goal in itself. Consider becoming an affiliate.
20+ Commonly Asked Questions About Blogging & Online Marketing
SEPTEMBER 25, 2012
As each year passes, blog marketing techniques evolve. If you’re a business, you may have the luxury of hiring an awesome Internet Marketing Company to keep up with the trends, but as individuals managing a blog for as a hobby or for profit, it’s up to you to not only maintain that blog but keep up with ways to increase traffic. Email Marketing. Enjoy! Comments.
How to Increase Affiliate Income by Hitting the Affiliate Marketing Sweet Spot
NOVEMBER 10, 2010
At BlogWorld Expo this year, I presented some tips on affiliate marketing in one of the sessions I ran on monetizing blogs. Let me give you an example of an affiliate promotion on a blog that I saw recently where there was no sweet spot. Find affiliate products that solve those needs. Further reading on affiliate marketing. There was no sweet spot here.
7 Truths About Social Media Marketing
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
APRIL 8, 2010
Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Social Media > 7 Truths About Social Media Marketing 7 Truths About Social Media Marketing by Tamar Weinberg on April 8, 2010 Share Even though social media isn’t new to many of us, the world is waking up to this new shiny toy. Social media marketing is work.
2013 Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals for Internet Marketers
NOVEMBER 28, 2013
The following are the best sales for products I highly recommend for Internet marketers and bloggers! One, I am an affiliate for most of the products mentioned. If you’re not getting the most out of your online marketer efforts, then investing in the right course may make the difference. Black Friday has arrived! Two things to know before going forward. Conferences.
25+ Phenomenal Resources to Help You Market Your Blog Better
APRIL 22, 2014
If you truly want to become a successful blogger, you need to nail the marketing part, and not just the content. Go through these 25+ resources that teach you how to market your blog better and the next thing you know you’ll be commanding a six-figure monthly audience. 1. He also speaks at digital and social media marketing conferences across the globe. Firepole Marketing.
Increase Blog Traffic with These 12 Ideas
AUGUST 4, 2015
Start an affiliate program. Earlier Earlier this year, I had the opportunity to sit with Danny Iny and his affiliate group. The people in that group are people I really respect and I decided it was time to get affiliate marketing a fair shake. If you’re still on the fence about it, read Chris Kramer’s affiliate marketing article he wrote here a week ago.
Every Piece Of Your Attention Is Being Monetized
DECEMBER 16, 2016
This doesn't include ancillary businesses and/or the entire marketing technology industry (this is just the media spending side of things). Yes, your data - even after it was already monetized - is being moved to the black market and being re-sold (not by Yahoo, but it is still being monetized). affiliate marketing. digital marketing. digital marketing agency.
Display Advertising Is A Failed State
DECEMBER 27, 2016
On one had, the smart advertisers are finding a tremendous amount of value in certain online/digital advertising channels (think about search engine marketing, affiliate marketing, email marketing, specific targeting capabilities on Facebook , being smart with YouTube pre-rolls, etc.). Traditional marketers beat that reality through frequency and repetition (in layman's terms: shoving more of it, more frequently, down our collective gullets). Email marketing has not failed the web (well, spam has, but that's another story for another post). marketing.
Social Media Network - Marketing: How to do Social Marketing.
Social Media Network Marketing
JUNE 11, 2010
Friday, June 11, 2010 How to do Social Marketing Online and Reputation Management Online Reactions: Email This BlogThis! How To Measure Your Social Media Efforts Social Media efforts like any other marketing effort requires that it be measured, monitored and be accountable. Social Media Networking is part of the overall marketing scenario. Unported License. Social Media Ne.
The Marketing Imperative Of Writing A Book
SEPTEMBER 30, 2012
On top of that, the rest of Kukral's digital content felt like it was slipping into the the "get rich quick" type of affiliate marketing that just isn't my cup of tea. finally met Kural in person at Content Marketing World earlier month, and he explained that he's now in the business of helping people publish their own books. content marketing world. digital marketing. marketing. marketing blogger. marketing podcast. Episode #325 of Six Pixels of Separation - The Twist Image Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to.