AM Affiliate: Dubai Says Goodbye to Blackberry, End of Affiliate Marketing’s Golden Era?, & More

blackberry, phone, smart phone, iphone 4g, ipad, marketing, affiliate marketing, blue phoenix, blue, phoenix, blue phoenix media – Dubai has banned the Blackberry for tourists and citizens alike. [Gizmodo]

– Three Google-compliant ways to be an effective affiliate marketer. [Jonathan Volk]

– Why targeted behavioral marketing is just as much a necessity to consumers as it is to advertisers. [MediaPost]

– Mashable looks back at five years of blogging evolution. The most important takeaway? Twitter has undercut the number of hobbyist bloggers. [Mashable]

– Are we nearing the end of a golden era of affiliate marketing as the government ratchets up regulations? [Shoemoney]