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Introduction To Affiliate 360

After 12 years as an Internet professional – as a content producer, project manager, Web designer, application developer, search engine optimizer, Internet advertising specialist and Editor-in-Chief of Website Magazine, I realize that the majority of Web workers have at one time or another considered affiliate

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Affiliate Marketing Tips Before Getting Started

From a distance, affiliate-marketing riches can appear easily attainable: buy a domain name, launch a website, put up some affiliate offers and wait for the checks to arrive. The reality is far more complicated, which is why the preparation phase

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Fundamentals: Affiliate Marketing Basics

To Excel in the Performance Space, It’s Essential to Start with the Affiliate Marketing Basics. The difficulties that many newcomers encounter are caused by a lack of understanding about how affiliate marketing really works, and the inability to best utilize their

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The Rules of Engagement & Affiliate Marketing Training

On the performance Web, the savviest understand the importance of comprehensive affiliate marketing training. Affiliate programs have changed dramatically over the years. Once the territory of only the savviest marketers, now more and more are trying it – and not

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Finding the Right Affiliate Marketing Programs & Products

Selecting the right type of affiliate marketing programs is important and will be covered in future chapters, but understanding how individual offers fit within the big picture of your website’s unique value proposition is even more essential. Without a proper

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Affiliate Marketing Networks, Models and Merchants

Have you chosen the right affiliate marketing networks, models and merchants?  Let’s back up quickly and look at some of the fundamentals we’ve already addressed. We’ve developed a formal definition of affiliate or performance-based marketing; explained how it works on

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Content & the New Age of Affiliate Marketing

Today’s Web users are smarter than ever, and merchants are increasingly more aware of affiliate techniques. In order to succeed in this virtual world, one must know how to promote the affiliate offers merchants have devised for the audiences they

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Affiliate Tools and Skills of the Trade

Affiliate marketing is at its core just marketing, but there are important skills and tools of the trade that are known only to the savviest people in the industry. Are you ready to accelerate into the fast-moving world of affiliate

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Email, Community-building & Getting Social

The sites with the biggest communities are the ones that ultimately fare the best in affiliate marketing. This is why you have to be focused on building a community of like minded individuals before anything else. Success with affiliate marketing

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Media Buying Strategies (Advertising) & Affiliate Arbitrage

The affiliate world is not driven wholly by word of mouth and mouse, but also by advertising dollars. An immense amount of money is spent each day promoting websites and individual offers on the Web, most of which comes from

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