AM Affiliate: Where Have All the Tech Journos Gone?, LeadsCon vs. Apple’s Big iPad Announcement, + More

– The internet may be notorious for the dissemination of mass favors, but it’s also an encouraging ecosystem for mass gifts as well. [Seth Godin] – We linked to this look into SEO journalism yesterday for the blog post. We’re linking to it again today for the great comments bubbling… Read more“AM Affiliate: Where Have All the Tech Journos Gone?, LeadsCon vs. Apple’s Big iPad Announcement, + More”

AM Affiliate: LeadsCon is Soon!, Every Affiliate Marketer’s 3 Words, + More

– By the way! It’s LeadsCon season! Have you polished your shoes and started setting up meetings? [Shoemoney] – Don’t forget to listen to the latest edition of the Affiliate Thing podcast. [Affiliate Tip] – Three words that affiliate marketers breathe: Make big plans. [Seth Godin] – A plea from… Read more“AM Affiliate: LeadsCon is Soon!, Every Affiliate Marketer’s 3 Words, + More”

AM Affiliate: Are Content Farms Viable + More

– The case study in the HuffPo-Aol merger is this: That it’s unlikely you can build a long-term business model based solely on cunning SEO tricks and fooling search engines. [Slate] – Bad content is a bane of the internet and here’s one way that you, as a content manager,… Read more“AM Affiliate: Are Content Farms Viable + More”

AM Affiliate: App Developer Banks on Piracy + More

– If you’ve ever tried to create content based around keywords and search optimization, you’ve probably also hit writer’s block faster than anyone else who writes for a living. Luckily for you, here are some tips on how you can get around that. [Mashable] – For your perusal: 35 predictions… Read more“AM Affiliate: App Developer Banks on Piracy + More”

Blue Phoenix Media Presents: Holiday Reads

In lieu of AM Affiliate, here’s a quick list of features and news items lately that you may have missed the first time around or just want to take a closer look at. Happy Holidays from all of us at Blue Phoenix Media! – Skype suffered a major outage. [CNET]… Read more“Blue Phoenix Media Presents: Holiday Reads”

AM Affiliate: SEO Superstars, Yahoo!’s Kiss-Off, + More

– Get an edge on your SEO plan. [Jonathan Volk] – How networks and affiliates can collaborate effectively. [Affilaite Tip] – An internal memo addressed to the 4% of Yahoo!’s staff that have been laid off. [AllThingsD] – A formidable alternative to the Billboard Social 50? Social media app Last.fm… Read more“AM Affiliate: SEO Superstars, Yahoo!’s Kiss-Off, + More”

AM Affiliate: 26 Ways to Kill Comic Sans, Facebook Seeks to Trademark “Face”, + More

– 20 places where ideas come from. [Seth Godin] – Lisa Barone stops by Shoemoney‘s blog to tell you about five lessons affiliates can learn from SEO experts. [Shoemoney] – Three things to do before Thanksgiving. [GetAds] – The affiliate marketing world is known for its proclivity to party like… Read more“AM Affiliate: 26 Ways to Kill Comic Sans, Facebook Seeks to Trademark “Face”, + More”

AM Affiliate: Affiliate Idols, Mobile Internet At Mt. Everest, + More

– “I realized that the only way to become hugely successful is to create tools that perform the repetitive tasks. Once you have a good set of tools, write more tools that leverage your existing tools. If you’re not a programmer then find some existing tools that suit your needs,… Read more“AM Affiliate: Affiliate Idols, Mobile Internet At Mt. Everest, + More”

AM Affiliate: Don’t Ignore Mommybloggers, Unsavory Marketing Pitches, + More

– An incredibly useful guide on marketing to one of the most unexpected gold mines for affiliates: Moms and dads with blogs. [Jonathan Volk] – Five brilliant SEO strategies, exposed. [Affiliate Tip] – Marketing pitches: A craft of selling dissatisfaction. [Seth Godin] – Facebook finds itself embroiled in yet another… Read more“AM Affiliate: Don’t Ignore Mommybloggers, Unsavory Marketing Pitches, + More”

AM Affiliate: Almost Half of America’s Addicted to Facebook, iPhone 4G Honeymoon Over, & More

– Well wasn’t that hype short-lived! A class-action lawsuit’s been filed against Apple for the many flaws in the iPhone 4G. [HoustonPress] – …and here’s some of the paperwork for that lawsuit. [Gizmodo] – Turns out teens are now suffering from Facebook Fatigue. We’re not really surprised, are we? [Mashable]… Read more“AM Affiliate: Almost Half of America’s Addicted to Facebook, iPhone 4G Honeymoon Over, & More”