Archive | November, 2012

Strong Global Growth of Rakuten LinkShare Network Signals Thriving Affiliate Opportunities for Online Advertisers and Publishers

November 28, 2012

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Press Release NEW YORK CITY – November 27, 2012 – Rakuten LinkShare today announced significant growth for its performance marketing network in the third quarter of 2012. The company reported same-store sales in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and Japan while also launching services in Australia. The growth of the network reflects the […]

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Retail Publisher Strategy: Making The Leap to CPA & Lead-Gen

November 8, 2012

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Many publishers promoting retail advertisers on a cost-per-sale basis are hesitant to move to the “other side” and promote customer acquisition or lead generation offers

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Why You Should Embrace, Not Fear, Performance Marketing

November 8, 2012

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All too often CMOs and brand managers are slow to adopt performance based marketing approaches. This has the effect of placing them at a real disadvantage in today’s marketplace, running the risk that a competitor will out-distance them by simply adopting performance marketing more quickly. Cost-Per-Action (CPA) is a results-based form of advertising in which you only pay for […]

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Can A New Tracking Platform Change The Industry?

November 6, 2012

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Tom Dietzel’s CPAWay and Incentivize networks have made a lot of friends in the industry over the last couple of years. Now he is preparing the launch of a new performance marketing tracking platform. We caught up with Tom to find out his views on where tracking platforms and the industry go from here. Revenue Performance: You have […]

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Essentials For Protecting Your Trade Secrets

November 6, 2012

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Protecting trade secrets in order to retain their value is only possible once a business understands the types of assets that deserve protection under trade secret law. While business owners are typically aware that a secret process constitutes a trade secret, often overlooked are sales plans, business policies and customer lists. That said, although a […]

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