If you’re an online business owner with a monetization mix that includes selling your own products as well as marketing other products through affiliate programs, then you understand the importance of diversification. But have you ever considered starting your own affiliate program where other people market your products for you?… Read more
It was summer 2005 when I connected the dots between my offline business, a website and affiliate marketing.
I’m sure I squealed out loud when I realized that, not only could I earn income doing work for local customers, and from new customers my website attracted (via organic and free search), but also through people I’d never be able to service in person, due to proximity.… Read more
Affiliate marketing is a type of performance-based marketing that rewards individuals (affiliates) who refer new customers to products and services.
The affiliate marketing industry as a whole, has experienced meandering and sometimes shifting waters (i.e., tax nexus, which we will address shortly) since it first became a way to earn income from a website back in the 1990s.… Read more
Google’s April 21st Mobile Algorithm changes have created quite a stir online. Yet, these changes are a good thing and with the ever-increasing popularity of mobile, something we’ll need to be mindful of going forward. After all, over 700 million(!) people currently use mobile devices and as mobile content “consumers” we’re only going to get more sophisticated both as searchers on mobile devices, and, as mobile individuals.… Read more