I get pitched several times a day, every day, by writers and SEO ‘specialists’ who want to “help me improve the visibility” of my various blogs. Granted, with thousands of visitors per day, I wasn’t aware that my blogs had a problem with visibility, but OK, I’ll bite to see what they are offering.:-) Sadly […]
Affiliate marketing is a revenue-sharing arrangement between online merchants and distributors (affiliates) in which the affiliate earns a commission.
I asked readers if they could spot the problem with a Clickbank product for which I’d received an affiliate whitelist invitation in my “Clickbank Whitelist Invitation: Can You Spot the Problem?” post. Everyone was asked to leave a comment on the article if they saw an issue with the product mentioned. Boy, you folks are […]
A few days ago, I received a Clickbank Whitelist invitation with the subject line, “You’ve Been Added to a ClickBank Affiliate Whitelist”. Receiving a Clickbank whitelist invitation to promote a Clickbank vendor’s product means that the vendor doesn’t allow just anyone to promote their product. They’ve searched through successful affiliates on Clickbank and deliberately picked […]
GREAT news for affiliate marketers in States previously excluded by Amazon Associates. In an email I received today, I learned that as of February 1st, Associates residing in Missouri, Rhode Island and Vermont will now be able to participate in the program. Woohoo! It’s not great news for Amazon customers, as in at least 10 […]
Affiliate marketing in October isn’t scary at all! There is a whole slew of holidays and events during the month that present lucrative opportunities. The most prevalent of these include: Yom Kippur Columbus Day (2nd Monday in October) Canadian Thanksgiving Day (2nd Monday in October) Halloween Month Long Observances include:
As an affiliate marketer who lives in Arkansas, Louisiana, Maine, Missouri, Rhode Island, or Vermont; you aren’t eligible to join the Amazon Associates program. Moreover, if you join the Amazon Associates program and then move to any of those states, you become ineligible to participate in the Program, and Amazon will terminate their operating agreement […]
Affiliate marketing in September probably brings ‘Back to school supplies’ immediately to mind. True, they are the most advertised and promoted items in September, particularly by mommy bloggers and any affiliate whose audience includes parents or college students. Back-to-school supplies may consist of: arts and crafts materials backpacks binders clothing highlighters iPads or other tablets […]