Affiliate Lunch: 8 Words to Delete From Email Marketing, TechCrunch Reunites Mom and Son, + More

» Think of lead generation as concierge: You need to treat your customers well if you want to keep them coming back for more. [Performance Marketing Insider] » Buzzwords to eliminate from your email marketing strategy include: Exciting, state-of-the-art, solution, partner, leading edge, passion, unique, and “one-stop shopping.” [Inc.] »… Read more“Affiliate Lunch: 8 Words to Delete From Email Marketing, TechCrunch Reunites Mom and Son, + More”

AM Affiliate: Luxury Retail Is New Strong Vertical, These 29 Companies Have More Money than U.S., + More

» Turns out the Amazon Tax is affecting the practices of merchants soliciting affiliates–many are being recruited only to later be denied because the state they live in has a version of the Affiliate Nexus Tax in place. [Affiliate Summit Network] » Despite the sluggish economic recovery, luxury retail is… Read more“AM Affiliate: Luxury Retail Is New Strong Vertical, These 29 Companies Have More Money than U.S., + More”

AM Affiliate: What’s Missing From Your Marketing Mix?, Social Media As a Lead Gen Helper, + More

– Is your marketing mix missing that flourish; is that what’s keeping you from maxing out your commissions? [Seth Godin] – The privacy battle in D.C. continues brewing–here’s a closer look at the FTC’s role in that melee. [AdAge] – For uninitiated affiliate marketers, here’s a primer on how ODigger… Read more“AM Affiliate: What’s Missing From Your Marketing Mix?, Social Media As a Lead Gen Helper, + More”

AM Affiliate: Better Late than Never!

– The key to successful lead generation? Getting personal. [MediaPost] – And a great way to do that is by issuing welcome e-mails. [Jonathan Volk] – Being politically incorrect might be one of the affiliate marketer’s unlikeliest assets. [Finch Sells] – After Google Instant Search comes iTunes Instant–which might be… Read more“AM Affiliate: Better Late than Never!”