Affiliate Bites: Netflix Drops Qwikster Quickly, Bevo Media vs. Tracking202, + More

» Well, there goes that hare-brained idea to split Netflix into its namesake and an instantly-unpopular off-shoot called Qwikster. [Netflix] » Here’s another tribute to Steve Jobs, championing his ability to simultaneously be a digital maverick and a marketing traditionalist. [AdAge] » Pace Lattin has a sit-down with the CEOs… Read more“Affiliate Bites: Netflix Drops Qwikster Quickly, Bevo Media vs. Tracking202, + More”

AM Affiliate: Farticles, Farmville, + More

– File under: Ridiculous portmanteaus. A “farticle” is a fake article used to promote live CPA campaigns. As a marketing tool, it should probably be used sparingly. [Jonathan Volk] – Google is…testing self-driving cars? [Google] – Seth Godin is the latest to join a chorus of voices championing bold risk-takers… Read more“AM Affiliate: Farticles, Farmville, + More”

AM Affiliate: How to Make Small Talk, Charity As An Affiliate Marketer’s Newest Friend, & More

– Never underestimate the value of knowing how to have an effective conservation. [MediaPost] – Cause Marketing–that is marketing that aims to increase conversions by donating some portion of commissions to a charitable cause–is one of the newest trends to sweep performance marketing. [Jonathan Volk] – About 60 million Americans… Read more“AM Affiliate: How to Make Small Talk, Charity As An Affiliate Marketer’s Newest Friend, & More”

Spotted: Farmville-Branded Groceries At Your Neighborhood 7-Eleven

Gizmodo reports on an astounding instance of the Internet in the world: Farmville-branded food on sale at select 7-Elevens around the country. All products carry codes that can be redeemed for cash within the game. [ viagra clone | ladies viagra | female viagra uk | death by viagra |… Read more“Spotted: Farmville-Branded Groceries At Your Neighborhood 7-Eleven”

AM Affiliate: Duck vs. BP, Farmville Invades 7-Eleven, & More Apple Security Woes

– As a generation of web junkies, our ability to retain information is rapidly diminishing. [TECHi] – But on the flip-side, Monday also saw the graduation of the first class of Microsoft High School. [FastCompany] – This is “Duck vs. BP”–a free appavailable for download from the iTunes store. The… Read more“AM Affiliate: Duck vs. BP, Farmville Invades 7-Eleven, & More Apple Security Woes”

AM Affiliate: iPhone 4G Offers Poor FaceTime, Mac Users Get Their Own Dating Site, & Google Gets a Jolt of Caffeine

As the commotion of Internet Week rolls on, the spectacle isn’t in seeing the shiny new objects being trotted out by overconfident developers, but rather, in seeing the chorus of second guesses from knowledgeable tech fans and bloggers who are never the easiest bunch to win over. – It seems… Read more“AM Affiliate: iPhone 4G Offers Poor FaceTime, Mac Users Get Their Own Dating Site, & Google Gets a Jolt of Caffeine”