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Affiliate Marketing News 9-6-2017
Thanks for checking out this week’s edition of affiliate marketing news roundup! I’ve collected some interesting and timely affiliate marketing news pieces and blog posts from around the interwebs.
The text that accompanies each article is a quote from the respective article/post.
As always, if you have an affiliate marketing news story that you’d like us to share, there is a submission link at the bottom of this post.
“One of the questions I receive often is if FMTC helps with affiliate recruiting. Since publisher recruitment is a hot topic for any affiliate program, I will provide you with some tips on recruiting and also let you know how FMTC can help.”
“We went through the feedback from earlier this month, and the majority of people wanted to return to the New York Marriott Marquis, so we will be going back there.
Hotel rooms at the special Affiliate Summit group rate and registration for attendees, booths, tables, and sponsorships will open in early 2018.”
Source: Affiliate Summit
“Affiliate Summit West 2018 is taking place on January 7-9, 2018 at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel.
We get lots of requests for free Affiliate Summit passes from affiliates and have a limited number available.
If you are an affiliate, submit a request for a free pass.”
Source: Affiliate Summit
“Practical Ecommerce periodically asks industry insiders to share a great, innovative idea that could help an ecommerce company. Here’s what 10 of them had to say for the September 2017 installment of ’10 Great Ecommerce Ideas.'”
Source: Practical Ecommerce
“Apps make amazing affiliate marketers because they ‘can’ have a captive user base and they ‘can’ build their own audience using app store marketing and website traffic for downloads. So if you’re wondering if apps make good affiliates or how to work with them, this post will walk you through the process. This post is not how to set up in-app sale tracking for a stores affiliate program, that is a different topic.”
Source: Adam Riemer Marketing
“Twitch today is introducing a suite of tools called Twitch Extensions that will allow its streamers to customize their channel pages with interactive features, including polls, leaderboards, tickers, schedules, overlays and even virtual pets, among other things. Beyond simply personalizing their channel to make it more engaging to fans, the extensions in some cases will help streamers generate additional revenue.
In particular, one extension called ‘Gear on Amazon’ allows Twitch creators to show off their favorite Amazon products. If a viewer clicks through to purchase, the creator will earn a commission through the Amazon Associates program.”
“What can turn any event into a life-changing experience for audience members? The keynote speaker, of course. A dynamo at the front of the room ups the energy level and banishes those oh-so-polite golf claps.
Want to hire or see a speaker who can motivate, educate, and entertain? You don’t have to go far to find superb presenters with a lot to say and secrets to share. Start your search with these crowd favorites.”
Source: Acceleration Partners
“Affiliate Marketing doesn’t have to be an overwhelming experience. Join Amy from Fresh Press Media to learn tips that will help you save time while increasing your income. Register today if you’re….
-New to Affiliate Marketing and want to get started
-Are an Affiliate Marketing Pro and want to improve your workflow
This webinar will cater to publishers on every level with a focus on how to use our Toolkit to help you work smarter, not harder.”
Source: Fresh Press Media
“You’ve likely seen case studies outlining double-digit conversion rate gains, tens of thousands to millions of dollars in incremental revenue, and winning A/B test treatments for websites in every industry.
Perhaps you’ve been wondering: How can we generate those kinds of wins for our company? What exactly would it take to make results like that happen here?
Let’s look at five critical steps that will help you start that conversion optimization journey:”
Source: All Inclusive Marketing
“I was recently asked for a recommendation on the top resources to follow for best quality insight on digital marketing and eCommerce.
Since many other professionals may benefit from a list like this, I’ve decided to turn my answer into a blog post.
Below you may find my personal list of resources ‘not to miss’ if you want to stay up-to-date on all things online marketing and electronic commerce (the order being purely alphabetical).”
Source: AM Navigator
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