January 25, 2014

Your Affiliate Marketing Digest is Here


Hello – and welcome to yourAffiliate Marketing Digest.

Affiliate Summit West is over but the busy performance marketing trade show season has only just begun. You can check in with AffiliateSummit.com to see the official photos from Summit West. What’s better than Googling yourself? Looking for yourself in the trade show galleries of course!

It’s never too late to start planning for future trade shows. If you’re hoping to be a speaker at Affiliate Summit East, you can submit your speaker proposal here: http://www.affiliatesummitspeakers.comSubmission deadline is Friday, Feb. 28.

And speaking of deadlines – today is the last day to get early bird pricing when you register for Affiliate Management Days, which takes placMarch 19-20 in San Francisco. We can also offer you our exclusive coupon code – SPCAMDSF14 – to save you 10% on registration. Register today at affiliatemanagementdays.com.

Big news this week is a post by Commission Junction’s Kerri Pollard called Four Ways Coupon Sites Help Retailers Better Engage Customers. The article is based on insights gained from CJ’s recent study of 1,000 coupon site users to better understand the influence coupon sites have on shoppers.

More good news continues to pour in regarding e-commerce results for 2013. Rakuten LinkShare reportsdouble-digit growth during the holiday shopping season, and SkimLinks says it drove $500 million in e-commerce last year.

The Performance Marketing Association has opened its doors to guest bloggers. Learn more about the opportunity and apply today.

In our Tips section this week we have some pointers on reducing the risk of reputation nightmares for your brand and how to leverage Google trends.subscribeAMD

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