CategoryAffiliate Programs
Why my Wife would make a Great Internet Marketer
5th of January 2008 Darren Rowse 35

Why my Wife would make a Great Internet Marketer

Recently at a family dinner I heard ‘V’ (my wife) raving about how much she loves her pillow (I don’t know how that came up). Since she bought us new pillows (Denton pillows) she says she’s not had a bad night’s sleep. I chuckled to myself as I heard her ...more
Affiliate Programs
Are Affiliate Programs with Small Payouts Worth It?
6th of December 2007 Darren Rowse 48

Are Affiliate Programs with Small Payouts Worth It?

Today this question about affiliate programs landed in my inbox: “Darren, could you answer a question for me? I notice that a couple of weeks ago you promoted Leo’s Zen to Done ebook with an affiliate link. I was surprised that you did this because the commission from it is ...more
Affiliate Programs
More on Amazon ‘Buy Now’ Buttons
29th of November 2007 Darren Rowse 15

More on Amazon ‘Buy Now’ Buttons

Roman from Phone Area emailed me after seeing my recent post on adding Amazon ‘buy now’ buttons to posts with a similar suggestion that extends the principle: “I’ve used this method for a couple months and took it a step further to get more impressions and revenue: I don’t link ...more
Affiliate Programs
Add a Buy Now Button to Your Affiliate Links and Increase Conversions
29th of November 2007 Darren Rowse 25

Add a Buy Now Button to Your Affiliate Links and Increase Conversions

Self Made Minds had a short but brilliant post last week that I think is Gold for those using Amazon’s affiliate program to make money from their blog (in fact it can be adapted to any affiliate program). Al writes that he hacked together a little ‘Buy Now’ in the ...more
Affiliate Programs
15 Things I’d Love to See Ad Networks and Affiliate Programs Do to Help Us Earn More Money Blogging
27th of October 2007 Darren Rowse 44

15 Things I’d Love to See Ad Networks and Affiliate Programs Do to Help Us Earn More Money Blogging

I write quite a lot about what works in the ad networks that I use to make money from my blogs – but sometimes there are some little niggling problems with ad networks and affiliate programs that can be quite annoying. Today I thought I’d compile a short ‘ProBlogger Wishlist’ ...more
Advertising
Amazon Announce Amazon Widgets for Associates
18th of September 2007 Darren Rowse 26

Amazon Announce Amazon Widgets for Associates

The Amazon Associates Program have entered the 21st Century by announcing Amazon Widgets. They’ve gone fully into it with 16 widgets for your blog covering a range of functions (listed below). Some of the widgets are open to everyone – others are exclusively for Amazon Associates (those enrolled in the ...more
Affiliate Programs
Chitika Launch Facebook Application
28th of August 2007 Darren Rowse 9

Chitika Launch Facebook Application

Chitika have developed a Facebook Application called iBought that allows facebook users to show off their latest purchases to friends on Facebook for their friends to then rate. Probably of more interest to ProBlogger readers is the $1 per download referral program that Chitika are willing to pay you for ...more
Affiliate Programs
Amazon’s aStore Gets a Feature Upgrade
16th of August 2007 Darren Rowse 10

Amazon’s aStore Gets a Feature Upgrade

Amazon have emailed publishers in their Associates Program to let them know that their aStore shop tool has had an upgrade of features. These upgrades include the following: Access to every Amazon.com category and subcategory for automatically populating your product categories – If Amazon.com has created a group for it, ...more
Affiliate Programs
Search for an Affiliate Program that fits your Blog
13th of August 2007 Darren Rowse 34

Search for an Affiliate Program that fits your Blog

Today your task in the 31 Day Project is to carry out a search for an Affiliate Program that fits your blog. Those of you not interested in monetizing your blog might want to go back to one of the previous 12 days in this project to repeat one of ...more
31 Days to Building a Better Blog