December 21, 2013

Affiliate Marketing News: Mobile, Mobile, Mobile!

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Happy Holidays to you from all of us here at Schaaf-PartnerCentric. We hope you enjoy your time with family and friends next week – and we look forward to working with you to make 2014 the best year yet.

We’ve got a number of news items to share in this week’s Affiliate Marketing Digest.

Mobile mobile mobile. Year of mobile. Everything mobile. You get the point. We’ve all got mobile on the mind – and for good reason. As all indicators continue to indicate, mobile commerce continues to grow. This wek Rakuten LinkShare released its Cyber Week results – and, no surprise, mobile commerce was the key factor in this year’s stellar performance. Same story at Affiliate Window, which reports that the tablet conversion rate reached 8.7%.

You’ll also want to check out Affiliate Window’s great infographic, which illustrates Black Friday vs. Cyber Monday results.

Speaking of the holidays, new research suggests that holiday retail tactics are breeding mistrust among millenniuals.

In our tip box this week we are highlighting two nifty bits of advice: PerformInsider’s tips to help you NOT suck at Affiliate Summit West, which is now less than a month away. And Bruce Clay wants you to know about a great little tool that helps you create infographics for free. Check it out!

It’s your community – and the people in it had some noteworthy events to share this week. Top of the list this week were two birthdays: Todd Farmer and Kris Jones. Join is sending them happy birthday wishes.

Check in with Affiliate Marketing Digest each week at SchaafPC.com to get all of this and much more orsubscribe today to receive Affiliate Marketing Digest each week in your e-mail Inbox.

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