How to Cash In On the Super Bowl Hangover

With Super Bowl Sunday coming up this weekend, internet activity is sure to spike in key area like wings recipes, plasma tv look-ups, and of course, beer. Though it might be a little too late to capitalize on some of the pre-Super Bowl traffic–besides Mashable’s already given away the secrets,… Read more“How to Cash In On the Super Bowl Hangover”

10 Facebook Habits That Might Be Hurting Your Affiliate Marketing Career

Social Media has transformed affiliate relationships. With affiliates, affiliate managers, and advertisers all present on Facebook, managing your online reputation has become a crucial element in your success within the industry. We’ve assembled 10 tips to making sure you come across as yourself on Facebook without jeopardizing your affiliate marketing… Read more“10 Facebook Habits That Might Be Hurting Your Affiliate Marketing Career”

4 Ways How Affiliate Marketers Can Make a Change

Recently, we’ve taken a look at the negative connotations associated with affiliate marketing. And although the negative connotations do exist, it’s often easy for us an industry to overlook all of the positive aspects and focus on how to make the good even better. So when taking a step back… Read more“4 Ways How Affiliate Marketers Can Make a Change”

5 Ways Affiliate Marketing Will Boom In 2011

Thanks for the good times, 2010! With 2011 underway, the one constant we can always count on in the affiliate world–and the real world–is change. Here’s a prediction at some potential changes that may take place within our industry in the next year. Consolidation. Upon today’s news of AdKnowledge acquiring… Read more“5 Ways Affiliate Marketing Will Boom In 2011”

Preparing for ASW Is Like Preparing for The Olympics

When emails with subject lines like “Party Invite Inside” and “Click here to RSVP” start flooding my inbox, it can only mean one thing. Not that email marketers are up to their old tricks again, after a long holiday, but that Affiliate Summit is just around the corner. Or in… Read more“Preparing for ASW Is Like Preparing for The Olympics”

Affiliates: Beware of Link-Stealers!

While sharing a cab with an affiliate during Affiliate Summit West this year, we had a conversation about link-stealing that rings especially relevant now. He proceeded to express one of his chief concerns: Affiliates stealing his links or hacking his traffic. [ cialis by mail | viagra women | canadian… Read more“Affiliates: Beware of Link-Stealers!”

5 Things To Do After You Get Approved on a Network

So you just got accepted to a network! Now what? often, after being accepted into a network, it’s easy for an affiliate to get lost in the shuffle, or get intimidated by the daunting network structure. Here’s a quick primer for what you can do within the first week of… Read more“5 Things To Do After You Get Approved on a Network”

5 Ways Affiliate Marketing is Like Stuffing A Turkey

This Thanksgiving, the affiliate world might work extra hard to get ahead of those competitors who plan on taking it a little easy. But the magic of setting up campaigns and raking in conversions is not unlike the magic of preparing a turkey for your Thanksgiving dinner. Here are 5… Read more“5 Ways Affiliate Marketing is Like Stuffing A Turkey”

The Perks of Being Located Next to the Men’s Room at ad:tech New York

The Blue Phoenix Media team is back from another successful ad:tech. This year, we were among the 295 companies or so who exhibited. And we’re still reeling from both how tiring it was–but also how successful it was. In case you missed the show (and a chance to enjoy a… Read more“The Perks of Being Located Next to the Men’s Room at ad:tech New York”