As the clocked ticked over to 00:01 on January 1st, 2016, I realized that I’d been working as an affiliate marketer for 18 years, and moreover, that I started trading online 20 years ago. Wow! I could never have imagined that online marketing, or affiliate marketing, in particular, would support me so well over that […]
Affiliate marketing is a revenue-sharing arrangement between online merchants and distributors (affiliates) in which the affiliate earns a commission.
Black Friday and Cyber Monday are two of the most lucrative online shopping days of the year for affiliate marketers. With just one week to go before Cyber Monday, we affiliate marketers are down to the wire in terms of getting our sites ready. Black Friday falls on the Friday after Thanksgiving Day in the […]
Yup… that’s me with Shawn Collins (Affiliate Summit co-founder) at the last Affiliate Summit West I was able to attend. Affiliate Summit West 2016 is taking place January 10-12, 2016 at Paris Las Vegas in Las Vegas, NV. The 3-day conference includes an exhibit hall with affiliates, merchants, vendors, and networks, as well as multiple tracks […]
Friends and family whom I don’t see on a regular basis might faint from shock when they learn I’ve recently acquired an avid interest in cooking – precipitated primarily by nearly 35 pounds of weight gain over 9 years due to eating Ed’s delicious, yet oh so fattening foods. (I’m down 10, 25 to go.) […]
Calendar of holidays and observances in 2016. Pay special attention to the 5th of June! 🙂
Yes, you should cloak your affiliate links! Affiliate links are completely obvious. For example, here is my affiliate link for StudioPress: https://shareasale.com/r.cfm?b=346200&u=84626&m=28169&urllink=&afftrack= When I cloak that link on this site, it ends up looking like: https://rosalindgardner.com/blog/studiopress Both links go to the same URL and both will generate an affiliate commission when a sale is made, […]
James Reinhold is a thief. He’s a copyright infringer. Don’t make the same mistake as he did… Since registering his domain in mid-February, James Reinhold has put a lot of effort into building and marketing his new blog. He has already signed up 1390 subscribers to his newsletter by offering a copy of his new […]