So it’s like 2012. Let’s see if anything interesting happened since my last affiliate marketing news roundup post. Thank god for the holiday break though… less shit to sift through overall.
Affiliate Marketing News
The Secret to Getting Rich in 2012 is APIs. Yeah, that’s kind of a bullshit headline, but a good read nonetheless. There are many APIs available… creating a new service is just a matter of mashing these APIs together to provide something fresh and useful.
Probably the most interesting article you’ll find in this post: How to block AdBlock.
FinchSells launches Premium Posts Volume 3, one of the few things worth paying for in the affiliate marketing world.
One last one from Finch. How to really get rich in 2012. Pro-tip- it involves putting your head down and pumping shit out, not dicking around on Wickedfire or worse- writing blog posts!
Speaking of optimizing your time, here are 10 Firefox Addons for Freelancers. May not be relevant to many affiliate marketers, but the WOT Plugin is very useful for Facebook Advertisers.
RedFly (not updated often but a great blog nonetheless) has a thorough post on using Google’s in-Page Analytics.
Here’s a neat breakdown of the Louie CK experiment. If you don’t think Louis CK funny, kill yourself with AIDS.
Really cool post about a “Searcher’s Mindset” and there’s an infographic involved!
Nickycakes writes about the excellent WhatRunsWhere service. What’s this… Cakes updating his blog more than once a year? That’s right, another post to unlock the time-saving power of virtual assistants.
Speaking of ad spying, Zac Johnson ( I apologize in advance for linking you there) has a post about Moat.com, another neat tool to add to your arsenal.
Hilarity from Mr Green as he describes 5 types of affiliate managers.
Great post on PPVPlaybook – Making Chee$e with Trends.
White Label Dating launched a mobile platform. I’ve never worked with this network, but there is definitely some opportunity there.
Jay Weintraub dissects a good internet marketing scam.
I’m only linking to this because the stock photo being used is HILARIOUS. HAHA Grandpa, you ol’ pimp you.
Pingdom don’t fuck around. The Mobile Web in Numbers.
Because if you read it in an infographic, it must be true.
Good one via IMGrind on the Anatomy of a Killer Facebook Campaign.
10 Mind Blowing Mobile Inforgraphics that will blow your fuckin’ mind FUCK YEAH!
2011 Round Ups
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