Affiliate Marketing Industry News Roundup 6-5-2019

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Affiliate Marketing News 6-5-2019


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.


Updating Your Deals in FMTC


“Top-quality, accurate data is what we strive to provide in our feed. We want to ensure that your deals are as up to date as possible with all the correct information. In case you didn’t know, we have a Change Queue that allows our data engineer team to process any changes from the network. If there is anything that needs an update, our system detects the change and sends it to our Change Queue.”

Source: FMTC


Are Content Creators Turning into Affiliates?


“Sarah Bundy, founder and CEO of All Inclusive Marketing defines the difference between content creators and influencers and concludes whether they’re turning into affiliates, referencing industry examples to support the discussion.”

Source: PerformanceIN


AIM Educates Travel Influencers and Content Writers About Affiliate Marketing


“Earlier this year, the world’s largest online travel community contacted AIM to speak at one of their Toronto events, ranked in the Top 3 largest and most engaged groups within the Travel Massive global community.

Travel Massive is comprised of 51,000 travel insiders, 3,300 companies and 118,000 connections, and growing daily. They are quickly becoming the voice of the global travel community, and a source for education, inspiration, best-practices and networking opportunities for those in the travel sector looking to monetize their businesses effectively.”

Source: All Inclusive Marketing


Time for more advertisements as average time on Instagram goes up


“Reports from eMarketer have confirmed that the amount of time people will spend on Facebook this year will remain unchanged from last year at 38-minutes. However, reports have indicated that an expected increase of 27-minutes will come for Instagram users.

Due to this, it may now be argued that Instagram is now where it is at. After Facebook dominated the realm for so long, Instagram is taking the most attention of all social media users.”

Source: Affiliate Insider


Protect Your Partnerships! Spot Scammers with Our Smart Guide to Performance and Click Fraud


“Performance campaigns are attractive targets for fraudsters who can infiltrate your partner network. In our world, fraud not only cuts into your bottom line, it can also harm your revenue-generating partnerships and brand standing.

Both web and mobile campaigns offer multiple ways to skim cash, inflate results, and generally rip off marketers and their partners. From embedding to spoofing to tunneling and more, fraud perps find new ways to cheat every day. Luckily, the data scientists in our Forensiq Fraud Lab are on top of it for you.”

Source: impact


Affiliate Marketing Tracking Software Market 2019 Studying Influencing Factors and Key Players Analysis


“Affiliate Marketing Tracking Software Market has witnessed continuous growth in the past few years and is projected to grow even further during the forecast period (2018-2026). The research presents a complete assessment of the market and contains Future trend, Current Growth Factors, attentive opinions, facts, historical data, and statistically supported and industry validated market data.”

Source: AppWebRadar


Passive Affiliate Recruitment: Definition and Tips on Leveraging It


“You may have heard the phrase “passive affiliate recruitment” before. But what exactly does it mean and how can you make the most of it? You will find the answers in my respective episode of The Affiliate Marketing Experience.”

Source: AM Navigator


Swedish affiliate and influencer network Adtraction launches in UK


“The tech behind the new network was built in-house by Adtraction, in partnership with its existing advertisers. The company says it will operate ‘with a commitment of visibility on tracking, de-duplication policies, and validations.'”

Source: Prolific London


Sales Tax Changes for Merchants


“As a merchant selling online in 2019, you should plan to collect and remit sales tax for purchases from customers in all 50 states. And for some states, you may already have this requirement!”

Source: eAccountable


TechBytes with Hanan Maayan, Co Founder & CEO at Trackonomics


“Trackonomics is an aggregation and automation platform for the Affiliate Marketing industry. It’s a web-based platform that consolidates data from multiple sources, providing customizable reports and tools—like content discovery and link management—to help businesses extract the maximum value from Affiliate Marketing.”

Source: MarTech Series


Best conferences and events for affiliate marketers in EMEA


“With so many events to choose from across EMEA, it can be hard to select which events to attend. To help, we’ve handpicked the best affiliate marketing events for you to meet with likeminded individuals from across the industry.”

Source: Acceleration Partners


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