AM Affiliate: Essential Affiliate Truths, Google to Gobble Up Groupon for $2.5B, + More

– The nature of the internet has made procuring talent a much more competitive endeavor–especially when it comes to sourcing freelancers. [Seth Godin] – A simple rule about being a successful affiliate: “Promote good products, to people that want to buy.” – Cindy Battye [Jonathan Volk] – How can email

AM Affiliate: Infographic Breaks Down BP’s Long-Term Damage to Environment & More

– E-mail marketing as a more personal way of engaging with consumers where Facebook and Twitter may fail. [MediaPost] – Esquire takes us back to web 1.0 with 15 websites that were gone too soon. [Esquire] – Meet Wildfire: A Groupon-style app for brands on Facebook to present coupons to