AM Affiliate: TechCrunch Dissolution Imminent?, Affiliate Marketing Shatters Glass Ceilings, + More

» Everyone (who works in a very small subset of Manhattan media) is closely following what may result in the dissolution of TechCrunch. [TechCrunch] » The future of interactive advertising: Moving beyond cynicism to collaborative? [Adotas] » Netflix loses a critical Starz contract, just as its new price hike settles… Read more“AM Affiliate: TechCrunch Dissolution Imminent?, Affiliate Marketing Shatters Glass Ceilings, + More”

Missy Ward to Adotas: “[Affiliate Summit] Space Would Be Cool, Albeit Cost-Prohibitive.”

We just took a look at our calendar and noticed that Affiliate Summit is literally five weeks away. And while we’re getting everything all set (we have brilliant pens–and everybody needs pens), it’s great to see ASE co-founder Missy Ward find some time to talk about the upcoming show at… Read more“Missy Ward to Adotas: “[Affiliate Summit] Space Would Be Cool, Albeit Cost-Prohibitive.””

Which Blogs Are Required Reading for Affiliate Marketers?

As affiliate marketers, we’re always on the search for better and more engaging news outlets–some which address issues critical to our industry and others which help place us in context with the broader internet marketing and tech community. And while you might have a bunch of favorites, we know there… Read more“Which Blogs Are Required Reading for Affiliate Marketers?”

Affiliate Summit West Organizers Weigh In On Stigma of “Affiliate” Marketing

With ASW having wrapped up its eighth years, there are two camps slowly emerging: Those who believe the self-contained ecosystem of the industry is strong enough to sustain itself and those who believe that for innovation and growth, affiliate marketing must become assimilated into the broader internet marketing dialogue. Yesterday,… Read more“Affiliate Summit West Organizers Weigh In On Stigma of “Affiliate” Marketing”

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”

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”

Affiliate TweetBeat: What Are the Marketers Up to For the Holidays?

So we know that netizens have a dizzying list of things they can do for Memorial Day weekend, but let’s check in with some of our favorites to see what they’ve got planned. – Affiliate Summit and FeedFront co-founder Missy Ward is in pursuit of some sparkly new exercise equipment:… Read more“Affiliate TweetBeat: What Are the Marketers Up to For the Holidays?”

Affiliate TweetBeat: Say Yes to Betty White, No to Video Ads

Every day, zillions of tweets ping the internet and while the Library of Congress can keep track of them, we can’t! So here are some of the more colorful tweets from our friends in the affiliate marketing world served up over the past couple days. [ viagra line | buy… Read more“Affiliate TweetBeat: Say Yes to Betty White, No to Video Ads”