AM Affiliate: Most People Would Quit Sex and Get a Root Canal Than Sit Through Powerpoints, Social Media Background Checks, + More

» Is it time for a workflow audit? Possibly! [Seth Godin] » Take note Powerpoint and Slideshare aficionados. According to a recent survey, most people would rather forgo sex and visit the dentist than sit through a presentation. [Inc. Magazine] » Navigating the post-Panda article marketing landscape: It’s about quality…. Read more“AM Affiliate: Most People Would Quit Sex and Get a Root Canal Than Sit Through Powerpoints, Social Media Background Checks, + More”

Internet Reacts to ‘New York Times’ Editor Bill Keller’s Claim that It’s Making People Stupid

Today, the New York Times‘ Executive Editor Bill Keller let loose one of the more confusing criticisms of new media on the internet. It’s especially confusing as many businesses–and not just internet marketers–are enjoying increasing connectedness with the global marketplace because of social media. Which is why watching the internet… Read more“Internet Reacts to ‘New York Times’ Editor Bill Keller’s Claim that It’s Making People Stupid”

AM Affiliate: An FTC Payday, the 100 People You Hate on Facebook, + More

– The secret to striking affiliate gold? An unwavering discipline to tether yourself to a computer and work, work, work. [Finch Sells] – …or you could be lucky and get a paycheck with a little assistance from the FTC. [Super Affiliate Twins] – Here are several ways you can create… Read more“AM Affiliate: An FTC Payday, the 100 People You Hate on Facebook, + More”

AM Affiliate: Two Levels of Affiliates, Politics of Facebook Pokes, & More

– Online advertisers need a summer break, too. [MediaPost] – How aspiring affiliates can help their chances of getting accepted into networks. [Justin Dupre] – …although the good ones are so picky they can afford to have a 15-step vetting process of which networks they apply to. [AMNavigator] – The… Read more“AM Affiliate: Two Levels of Affiliates, Politics of Facebook Pokes, & More”

AM Affiliate: The Death of the Business Card, FTC Cracks Down on Twitter Privacy, & More

– MacGyver your way to a quieter affiliate marketing work environment. [Super Affiliate Twins] – It’s finally happened. Nearly every post over at tech blog Gizmodo is about the brand new iPhone and how it doesn’t work and Apple’s snide technical support. [Gizmodo] – FTC cracks down on Twitter‘s lack… Read more“AM Affiliate: The Death of the Business Card, FTC Cracks Down on Twitter Privacy, & More”

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”