It’s that time of year again! 2010 sure has gone fast.
It’s been busy at Affilorama over the past 12 months – we’ve welcomed many new members to our community, launched AffiloJetpack, and taken pleasure in helping our members over the hurdles and towards success with their affiliate marketing businesses.
Here are some highlights of the last 12 months from the Affilorama blog…
Chris talks about the changing demands of marketing brought on by the ‘global age’, in his post “Cultural conflict – Do we need to start thinking globally in our marketing?”
Mark imparts some pearls of wisdom picked up from his visit to the Affiliate Summit this year.
A guest post from internet marketing expert Matt Carter reminds us about the classic online marketing mistake of becoming “A Jack of all trades but a master of none”.
Grace takes us through how to use Affilorama’s new website ping tool, and why affiliate marketers should use it.
Mark announced that he is now a proud father! His son, Benjamin Logan Ling, was born on April 22nd and there was an overwhelming number of well-wishes from the Affilorama community. Now 8 months old, Benjamin is a happy, healthy, gorgeous growing baby about to have his first visit from Santa! Here’s a recent photo of him:
Aletta writes her last witty blog post before leaving, outlining the theory she had developed of “The 30% Brain” and why it’s bad to assume your visitors are smart.
Mark gives us some top tips on how to rank highly in MSN’s Bing.
I detail the what, where, who, when, how and why of rewriting articles for all of our new AffiloJetpack members who were busy doing exactly that!
On 4th September at 4.35am, an earthquake measuring 7.1 on the Richter scale hit Christchurch (Affilorama’s headquarters) at a depth of just 11km. We’ve now had over 4000 aftershocks in the region, check out this quake-map visualization for an idea of just how much it has been shaking here!
We introduce the Affilorama YO Blog, a place for Affilorama members to share their knowledge with the Affilorama community through blogging. There have been some top-notch posts so far, check them out or submit one yourself!
Haden provides some great pointers for optimizing your blog post to make the most of traffic from the search engines.
I ask the question, what does Christmas mean for Affiliate Marketers? This post explores some ways you can make the most of the Christmas demand with your affiliate marketing business.
And with little more than a week left in the year, it’s time for the team at Affilorama to wish all of our members a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
Here’s to 2011 – bring it on!