Affiliate Marketing Industry News Roundup 10-10-2018

We may earn money or products from the companies mentioned in this post.

affiliate marketing industry news roundup

Affiliate Marketing News 10-10-2018

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.


Q3 Data Processed: 2017 vs. 2018 [Infographic]

“To serve our clients better, we’ve been working on some exciting new changes in the past year. We’ve increased our data processing team to 19 people, including several shift leads and a full-time team leader dedicated to maximizing our team’s productivity. Additionally, we hired on a senior developer to manage projects and lead our software team. As a result, our merchant count and total deals processed have vastly increased, and we’re continuing to grow the number of merchants and OPMs we serve as well.”


Source: FMTC


SEO Content Writing – How to Create Copy That Ranks

“Equally as important to the keywords you research before writing your posts and the backlinks that build it’s authority is the structure and formatting of the words and the way you format them. Quality content isn’t just something that creates conversions and causes reactions, it is also properly designed for the reader and the search engines, structured to be absorbed as well as indexed and complements the website regardless of the page it’s on.

Below you’ll find how to format and structure when doing your SEO content writing as well as the little nuances that do make a difference in your ability to have a page rank in the search engines, gain exposure and most importantly, convert into revenue and leads for your business or blog.”


Source: Adam Riemer Marketing


Q4 Reminder: Helpful Dashboard Tools

“In preparation for the holidays, here are a few quick tips on helpful dashboard tools available in your free account. The main thing you’ll want to make sure is that all your links are available in our feed. You’ll also want to confirm all the information is accurate – especially if you make a last minute change. With that, the first helpful tool is viewing your links in our feed.”


Source: FMTC


Why the US is Leading the Media Comeback in Affiliate

“One emerging trend in the US that hasn’t found its way across the Atlantic is the way large media publishers are embracing performance marketing as a viable monetisation option.”


Source: PerformanceIN


Influencer Marketing Continues to Grow in 2018

“Influencer marketing continues to grow in popularity. Even during the past year (October 2017-2018), the topic of influencer marketing has significantly increased, according to Google Trends. With this growth, it has evolved as well and developed new trends that brands should be aware of as they run campaigns.”


Source: Fresh Press Media


Step by Step for Beginners Best Affiliate Marketing Course

“Out of many ways to earn money online, the affiliate marketing stands as one of the best one due to the easy-entry and simplicity. Actually, anybody, even though you are the total beginner, will build the successful affiliate marketing on your own. But, to do this, you require the strong foundation and right blueprint. It is what you will discover in the article. We have compiled the list of best affiliate marketing courses that will greatly help you & jumpstart the business to profitability. When it comes about building the successful business on the internet, learning is the crucial parts. Thus, the affiliate marketing courses are aimed to shortcut the learning curve & get you results that you want much faster. Just follow the recommendation and invest in the affiliate marketing courses given below.”


Source: Tapscape


Affiliate to Influencer – how you can change your game

“At AffiliateFEST, we had the pleasure of welcoming Ben Jeffries from to our stage for the keynote speech of the day. In this article, we’ll be giving you an overview of influencer marketing the rise of this digital media and the ways that this could make an impact in your affiliate business.”


Source: Affiliate Insider


Insights: Should Amazon Snap Up Struggling Snapchat?

“How Snap went from golden child to sinking sister is one of the abiding mysteries of the digital-media industry. But its combustible mix of promising technology, teen adoration, ‘olds’ mystification, management missteps, and stockholder disaffection has sent share prices to all-time lows and speculation about the company’s future to all-time highs.”


Source: Tubefilter


How to Add a Tracking Domain with SSL (https) to Your PeerFly Account

“One major change over the past year or so has been the importance of adding SSL to your domains. Whether you have a simple WordPress blog like this one or the best social media management tool on market, security is important and adding a SSL certificate is one way to secure your website.”


Source: Luke PeerFly


Impact using MediaRails acquisition to continue to grow partner marketing

“This week, we picked Impact as our martech company of the week. Last month, they acquired Mediarails as part of their efforts to optimize and innovate in the space of partner marketing. Impact was also named to the 2018 Inc. 5000 list of America’s fastest-growing private companies.”


Source: ClickZ


How to Get the Most Out of Instagram Influencers for Your Affiliate Program

“Influencer marketing is relatively new territory. Even just a few years ago, influencer marketing was not like it is today. Today, anyone can start an Instagram account, gain a following, and become an ‘influencer.’ These influencers can charge brands however much they want to for sponsored posts on their feeds.”


Source: AM Navigator


Influencer Marketing v. Affiliate Marketing Webinar (Recap and Download)

“As Influencers continue to cross over into Affiliate Marketing, the focus is being placed on how best we can all work together to continue strengthening the Performance Marketing industry. This past Monday, September 17th, the PMA hosted the Influencer Marketing vs. Affiliate Marketing webinar. This was moderated by Tricia Meyer, owner of Sunshine Rewards and the PMA’s Executive Director,”


Source: PMA



If you have an affiliate industry story to share, let us know!