This is a guest post by Zach Atreiu – photographer at Gold Hat Photography and Content Manager at Shotkit. After 10 years working in online marketing in an…
We recently sat down with Dom Wells the owner of Human Proof Designs to talk about how he got started with affiliate marketing, what prompted him to create…
A note from Jesse Lakes, CEO and co-founder of Geniuslink.
Have you ever wanted to offer buying options in addition to Amazon? What held you back? Not wanting to litter your website, YouTube description or tweet with multiple buy buttons or links to the same product? Maybe you didn’t have the space, or time, for adding more than one link?
Does 100% of your audience shop exclusively at Amazon? The answer is most likely “no”. Shopping from your preferred store will always trump your desire for your favorite influencers to cleanly monetize your purchase. Read More
Marketers are facing a more fragmented landscape than ever before and sometimes an intelligent link, no matter how intricate you set the rules isn’t enough. In these situations, a carefully curated list of options can improve the shopper’s buying experience, improve your conversions and revenue as well as ensure compliance. It’s situations like the ones below where Choice Pages really shine. Learn more about Choice Pages in our latest blog post or read on to dig into a handful of the top use cases for Choice Pages. Read More
We recently sat down with YouTuber, Kyle Taggart to talk with him about how he got started as a YouTuber, being an affiliate marketer on the platform and how to grow your channel while nurturing your creativity.
After 10 years working in online marketing in an extremely competitive industry, I’ve had a decent amount of experience in generating revenue using the Internet.
That said, there’s always a lot still to be learned. There’s a ton of useful information available for free out there, and with a bit of experimenting and lateral thinking, you can come up with an endless stream of ideas that can help boost your bottom line.
Here are 4 strategies that have worked for us over the past 6 months. Hopefully, you can implement them too.
We recently sat down with Dom Wells the owner of Human Proof Designs to talk about how he got started with affiliate marketing, what prompted him to create Human Proof Designs and his tips and pointers to find success as an affiliate marketer.
Dom Wells got started with affiliate marketing back in 2012 when he was teaching English in Taiwan. He wanted to earn more money, so he looked online knowing that there would be more opportunity for him there.
You’ve built your site and it looks great. You’ve already added your affiliate products or you’re drawing them in from a product feed or widget. You’ve even built some links, but for some reason, you just can’t get any love from Google.
Unfortunately for many affiliate marketers, gone are the days when simply having a better keyword ratio than the next person and one extra link would do it. Fortunately, there’s something you can do about it. Build great content with a purpose.
As an affiliate marketer, driving traffic to your blog is essential to achieving your monetary goals. There is endless advice out there on how to do this and often times it involves a multitude of combined efforts to create a larger picture of affiliate success.
Commonly advised efforts include consistency in content creation, keyword research, SEO optimization, a defined niche, beautiful images, incorporated links, adding social share buttons, featuring guest posts, writing guest posts, adding video content, email newsletters, cross-promoting your mailing list, social media promotion across all channels and boosted social media promotion. Exhausted? This list constantly feels like it’s only getting started.
Many marketers would argue that SEO optimization and a strong social promotion strategy are the two of the most important efforts, but what if we told you that there’s one particular social platform that rises above all other social sharing platforms and even Google when it comes to driving traffic to a website?
It’s Monday morning… You’re at work. It’s not too bad, but you can’t wait to race home.
Not because you hate your job and not because you don’t like your coworkers (in fact, you love them!) But all for one reason – your Amazon affiliate site has started to bring in some real ‘cash-money’!
If you’d like to learn more about the changes we’ve made to make GDPR compliance easier for you and us you can find that in our recently published blog post – GDPR, Geniuslink & You. And if you are really curious about how we foresee GDPR affecting intelligent link management as a whole then I’d encourage you to check out another recent blog post – GDPR + Intelligent Link Management – What You Need to Know.
First, we see roughly 35% of our clients, and 55% of the clicks we process, coming from Europe so it’s very important that we pay attention to GDPR and be in compliance.
Second, one of the key elements of our original thesis is that a global perspective is key to maximizing revenue so paying attention to major updates in international compliance is an important piece to that.
In the bigger picture, we are actually big fans of what GDPR is trying to do, at least the underlying theory. However, the ambiguity makes preparing for it more of a challenge than we’d like to admit. But at the end of the day, we agree that your personal information should belong to you and companies should respect that and step up when you give them consent to collect it. Read More