Content creation is such a huge slice of the Internet marketing pie. Ever had someone cut a piece of a pie, and then joke that the rest of it is their piece? When content creation does that, it's not joking.
Google updates its algorithms all the time, This isn't news, but the changes aren't complicated to understand, either. Basically, it's all about providing value to site visitors. And what do site visitors want? Quality content. BAM! Just like that, you understand it.
And in today's...Read more
The funny thing with Halloween is that the Christmas season seems to start as soon as it's over. The skulls and scary masks come down the day after, the Halloween candy goes on clearance, and up goes the holly and the wreaths. You hear Christmas carols and it becomes just a wee bit colder.
Another sign that it's the holidays are the sales. Even online stores have their own holiday sales. This is the best time to shop, and the best time to get a credit card if I were to base it on the...Read more
When you go shopping, whether it be online or in the "real world" (I know, that's sooooo last century), you browse to see what's on offer before making a decision. Did you know that 90 percent of customers say that their decisions about purchasing products are influenced by online reviews? Marketing Land wrote a blog post about it:
Customer reviews influence buying decisions
So why not do the same with affiliate networks? This is the place to get the inside scoop on two of the...Read more
Times are changing! The Internet is a fast-paced, rapidly growing global environment, and it can be a struggle sometimes to catch up. Facebook has decided to give online advertising a leg up with Facebook Atlas.
Let's start at the beginning...
Many of you will be familiar with the story of a successful affiliate commission, either because you've experienced it, or are striving to making it happen.
Up until now, it's gone something like this:
I'm going to tell you a quick story: Recently, I was loading up a YouTube video with a friend, and the usual pre-video advertising began it's chirpy message. My friend immediately groaned audibly, "What is this!? Why don't you have AdBlock!?"
My aggressively opinionated friend then proceeded to push past me to the computer controls, and installed it on my browser. My friend reloaded the page, and the ad was gone. Not only the ad at the beginning of that video, but all ads anywhere I went...Read more