AM Affiliate: Facebook Caught Trying to Plant Anti-Google Stories in Press + More

» Facebook apparently hired a PR titan to smear stories about Google, citing, of all things, “privacy concerns.” [The Telegraph]

» And this is what some correspondence between said PR titan and one of the bloggers they were courting to help plant said stories looks like. [PasteBin]

» Some key strategies that many of us may start ignoring with time in the email marketing game. [MediaPost]

» You know what’ll set you apart from other marketers? Being self-directed. [Seth Godin]

» The affiliate tax’s widespread acceptance across state lines could force Amazon could sever ties with more and more affiliates. [Reuters]