2012 Newsletters 17
Associate Programs Newsletter #543
Joanna and I are back in New Zealand for the southern summer. For us, this is the time of the year when we re-unite with family and old friends and brush up on our Kiwi accents.
We've been pleased to catch up with a favorite cousin and find her bubbling with enthusiasm over a new website she's building.
Associate Programs Newsletter #542
Our business writer, Kate Buckland, has interviewed another successful affiliate, who revealed that washing machines sell well online, especially in January. Figure that out.
As they say, success leaves clues, and there are plenty of clues in this interview. For folk in a hurry, I've added a "Key Points" summary at the end..
Associate Programs Newsletter #541
Here are the notes I took during the Question and Answer Session with Elad Shippony - the guy who bought a home with his affiliate earnings.
Remember Elad? He's the Israeli affiliate who lives in a home paid for completely by his online earnings. He's been a full-time affiliate for 9 years.
Associate Programs Newsletter #539
Rob Cornish doesn't mind admitting he struggled to find success when he began doing affiliate marketing in 2010.
It wasn't until he decided to change his business model and also leverage skills he already possessed, that his fortunes changed dramatically.
Associate Programs Newsletter #538
If you buy affiliate marketing ebooks, then read them and leave them sitting untouched because affiliate marketing looks too complicated, you'll love a new site called SociBuzz.
(If you're a tricky power user of social media, you'll see opportunities here, too.)
Associate Programs Newsletter #537
I've interviewed mother of two Christine Gierer, who's built a home business which is earning her twice what she used to earn in her old day job, while she works fewer hours.
Christine was a delight to interview. She's remarkably modest about her achievements, in spite of owning a website that gets more than 30,000 page views a DAY.
Associate Programs Newsletter #536
Do you promote your websites OFFline? One easy, cheap way to promote your site offline is to put a decal on your car. Yes, this is an old-school idea, but the ease with which you can do it now is definitely new-school.
Also, a formula for creating authority websites.
Associate Programs Newsletter #535
Affiliate coach John Gibb has students who watched their websites' traffic get clobbered hard by Google's Panda and Penguin algorithm changes.
But here's the GOOD news... Although their websites were hit badly, those students continued to see nice affiliate commissions arrive.
Associate Programs Newsletter #534
Right now, successful affiliate Steve Scott is living the Internet lifestyle that so many affiliates aspire to, but don't quite manage.
Steve and his girlfriend began a six-week vacation this week. They're on a cross-country trip from New Jersey to California and back.
He'll be working - but not TOO much.