CategoryAffiliate Programs
Clickbank Login Problems
15th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 5

Clickbank Login Problems

Some Clickbank affiliates (including me) have been having problems logging into their admin area over the past day or two. On reporting difficulties logging in publishers get the following message from Clickbank: “Due to an attempted denial-of-service attack that started Sunday, we have been filtering suspect traffic. It is possible ...more
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Gizmodo Starts Using Amazon Affiliate Program
14th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 8

Gizmodo Starts Using Amazon Affiliate Program

Perhaps I’m a little slow on the update here and they’ve been doing it a while but today I noticed for the first time that Gizmodo have started linking to products in Amazon with their affiliate ID (see screen cap left) – obviously trying out the Amazon Associates Program. I’d ...more
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Successful Affiliate Marketer Shares Knowledge
9th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 11

Successful Affiliate Marketer Shares Knowledge

I was just surfing through SitePoint forums this afternoon and came across a thread that was well worth a read. It starts with a post by a guy by the name of Jon who posts a screen capture of his Commission Junction affiliate earnings. In the last couple of months ...more
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MotionMall Review
23rd of January 2006 Darren Rowse 9

MotionMall Review

If you’re looking for a reasonably simple way to integrate the Amazon affiliate program into your blog you might like to check out MotionMall which is a service that is specifically for this purpose. MotionMall leads you through a four part process of designing your ad unit selecting the topic ...more
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SixApart Launch Affiliate Program
16th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 8

SixApart Launch Affiliate Program

SixApart (the creators of Movable Type and TypePad) have just announced an affiliate program. You can earn 10% per licence if you recommend someone to Movable Type, $3 per trial subscriber for TypePad and 20% of paid subscription (up to $5) for LiveJournal referrals.
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Product Placement for Consumer-Oriented Blogs
19th of December 2005 Darren Rowse 17

Product Placement for Consumer-Oriented Blogs

Today’s post in the b5media 12 Days of Christmas series is another post by Hsien-Hsien Lei. She previously posted about ethics for science and health bloggers but this time she’s showing her diversity of blogging interests by writing about Product Placement on Consumer Blogs. Hi. I’m Hsien-Hsien Lei and I ...more
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Amazon earnings up 100%
15th of December 2005 Darren Rowse 20

Amazon earnings up 100%

Just logged into my Amazon Affiliate program account (which I reviewed here to check the daily stats and it looks like December is going to be a bumper month with a lot of Christmas shopping going on. While it doesn’t come close to comparing to other income streams earnings on ...more
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Amazon Beta Tests Product Previews
19th of November 2005 Darren Rowse 25

Amazon Beta Tests Product Previews

Amazon have started beta testing a new feature with their affiliates that is something between Chitika’s eMiniMalls and Vibrant Media’s Intellitxt. It’s called Amazon Product Previews. The feature allows publishers to add some javascript code to the bottom of their pages that makes any text links to Amazon products that ...more
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Affiliate links Outranking Official Links on Google
13th of November 2005 Darren Rowse 33

Affiliate links Outranking Official Links on Google

I’ve noticed in the past month a number of times when affiliate links in Google rank higher than official sites. The most prominent of these at present in the ProBlogging community (I get an email about it every day or two) is illustrated by when you do a search for ...more
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