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In Other Affiliate Marketing News feat. @pmassociation, @internetcodex, @amazon, @shoemoney

by Missy Ward in Affiliate Marketing, In Other Affiliate Marketing News   &    

In Other Affiliate Marketing News - MissyWard.comHere’s this week’s edition of “In Other Affiliate Marketing News” — a roundup of affiliate marketing news that I believe is worth sharing.

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Did you or someone in your company post something relevant to affiliate marketers this week? Leave a quick summary and a link to it in the comments. {The post should have been published during May 3 – May 9, 2014.}

In Other Affiliate Marketing News (Week Ending 5/9/14)

 

Over 200,000 US-based businesses and individuals make their living in the performance marketing industry. The Performance Marketing Association (PMA) is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting and protecting the community of performance marketers and empowering them to grow their businesses responsibly. […]

 

The Internet Codex’s Official Top Ten Cities for Affiliate Marketers – Internet Codex
Start the Tour of the Top Ten Cities in the World for Affiliate Marketing As affiliate marketers many of us have been afforded the chance to live and work anywhere we choose, conversions truly know no boundaries. So here at the Codex we’ve decided to set out and discover the greatest cities in the world for Affiliate Marketers to live. […]

 

Amazon has announced a new option to shop through them via Twitter with the hashtag #AmazonCart. Affiliates of Amazon are able to earn commission through this new variation of tracking from Amazon. […]

 

Deliverability is the name of the game when it comes to email marketing. It’s the first step to a successful email campaign. Without it, your emails are like a red hot Ferrari without the engine. […]

 

As fond of them as I may be, newsletters probably aren’t widely considered the most mysterious, exotic, secretive, dangerous, glamorous or romantic subject. It’s an understandable sentiment, they’re pretty straightforward. They also happen to be a tremendous tool for any business’s customer retention and the acquisition of new customers. […]

 

While many marketers still track conversions based on the last click, almost 54 percent of them are interested in implementing a different methodology, according to a just-released survey by Impact Radius of 146 high-ranking CMOs and company principals.[…]

 

Shawn Hogan, the CEO of a successful online marketing company called Digital Point Solutions, was sentenced to five months in federal prison for his role in defrauding eBay of an alleged $28 million in online marketing fees. […]

 

Merchants new to the affiliate marketing space often categorize all affiliates in one bucket. But the range of specialization and types of affiliates are very diverse. Working with different types of affiliates presents both benefits and challenges and not all affiliate types will work for specific brands.[…]

 

Facebook has announced its long-anticipated mobile ad network. Formally called the Facebook Audience Network (FAN), it brings the full weight of Facebook’s ad targeting data to third party mobile apps — and becomes an immediate rival to the Google Display Network for mobile. […]
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Missy Ward

Co-Founder & President at Affiliate Summit, Inc.
Missy Ward has been in affiliate marketing since 1999. She is the Co-Founder of Affiliate Summit, FeedFront Magazine, GeekCast.fm, itsaWAHMthing.com; the Co-Publisher of Revenews.com, Founder of AffiliateMarketersGiveBack.com and manages many of her own affiliate sites. If she's not making money through affiliate links on the post you're currently reading, it's an oversight on her part and it will be corrected soon.

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