The 2014 Affiliate Summit AffStat Report is now available for free on Kindle (free on Kindle July 21-25, 2014) or as a PDF.

Download the 2014 AffStat Affiliate Marketing Benchmark Report

More than eighteen-hundred affiliates were surveyed on their methods, preferences, and strategies for the 2014 Affiliate Summit AffStat Report.

The report features dozens of charts of data, based on the responses from the participating affiliates on affiliate marketing, social media, search marketing, blogs, email, and demographics of affiliates. [click to continue…]

Affiliate Summit East 2014 is on schedule to sell out in late July or early August, based on sales patterns of past Affiliate Summits.

Affiliate Summit East 2014 Heading for a Sell Out - Register Now

If you haven’t registered yet, don’t risk getting buried in your summer vacation and missing out.

Affiliate Summit East 2014, the premier affiliate marketing conference, is taking place August 10-12, 2014 at the New York Marriott Marquis in New York, NY.

This three day conference includes an exhibit hall with affiliate merchants, vendors, and networks, as well as multiple tracks of educational sessions covering the latest trends and information from affiliate marketing experts.

The keynotes for Affiliate Summit East 2014 will be Rich “Big Daddy” Salgado (Monday, August 11, 2014) and Dr. Julie Gurner (Tuesday, August 12, 2014).

Register nowAffiliate Summit will feature an exhibit hall and Meet Market with hundreds of booths and tables. Sorry, all exhibit hall and Meet Market space is SOLD OUT. [click to continue…]

The Performance Marketing Association (“PMA”) Publisher Recruitment Council has just released “The Benefits of Performance Marketing for Bloggers” outlining the key benefits of integrating performance marketing (a.k.a. affiliate marketing) into a blog monetization strategy.

What Are the Benefits of Affiliate Marketing for Bloggers?

While many bloggers are aware that affiliate marketing can provide a continual revenue stream opportunity, they many not be aware of the other advantages and that it offers.

The benefits of affiliate marketing for bloggers are many. Take a moment to download the PMA’s document. It’s a great-one page read to find out how bloggers can help themselves and serve their readership.

The PMA Has Bloggers’ Best Interests At Heart

As a PMA Board Member, I can tell you wholeheartedly that the PMA is excited to partner with bloggers that want to generate revenue through affiliate marketing.

In support of those efforts, I am offering my new book, “Make Money With Your WordPress Blog”, free on Kindle during July 14-18, 2014.

If you want to learn how to monetize your blog with affiliate marketing embedded product/service reviews, this book will teach you how to:

  • Take back the reigns of product placements on your blog and earn the money your work merits in the process.
  • Find the best products and services to review
  • Find and implement related affiliate marketing links and creatives
  • Create the perfect monetized review post and make people want to share it
  • Stay legal during the process

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Whether your’e a seasoned blogger or newbie, creating content part-time or full-time; you may already know that affiliate marketing can provide you with a continual revenue stream opportunity.

You may also know that by using affiliate marketing, YOU are in control of the content, the context and the choice to support the products and services you love.

But, what you may not know is how to get affiliate marketing to work for your blogs.

That’s ok, we’ve got a solution for that.

Affiliate Summit will be hosting a half-day event for bloggers who want to learn how to integrate affiliate marketing techniques into the revenue strategy for their blog.

Affiliate Marketing for Bloggers is taking place on Saturday, August 9th (the day before Affiliate Summit East 2014 begins) at the New York Marriott Marquis in the Empire Complex. The full agenda can be found at the bottom of this post.

There are only 100 seats available for this event and we expect it to sell out quickly.

The cost to attend is $20.00 (Early-bird rate through July 26, 2014) or $35.00 beginning July 27th until the event is sold out.

Performance Marketing AssociationThe net proceeds of this event will be donated to the Performance Marketing Association ( helping further their mission to champion and protect accountable performance marketing. [click to continue…]