Tag Archives: International

Rakuten LinkShare to Acquire mediaFORGE

September 10, 2012

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Press Release  Engagement Display Advertising Model Broadens Portfolio of Services and Solutions Beyond Affiliate Marketing NEW YORK CITY – September 5, 2012 – Rakuten LinkShare today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire mediaFORGE, a Utah-based dynamic display media company. Founded in 2009, mediaFORGE’s Consumer Engagement display platform provides online advertisers with […]

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mCommerce & Mobile Search Overtaking Desktop

June 27, 2012

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Affiliafe Window Mobile Chart

By Chris Trayhorn   Affiliate Window just released a white paper that examines the growth in mobile commerce on their network, with particular focus on the UK. The UK has always been something of a bellwether for the mobile sector: the common GSM phone standard across Europe has long allowed mobile technologies to be hothoused […]

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Online Boom In Russia As Population Comes Online

June 7, 2012

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Russian Staistics Chart

If you are interested in what’s happening online and in the start-up community in Russia – and you should be – then let me introduce you to our favorite Russian website, The Runet. They’ve just produced a report on the indsutry in Russia in partneship with the IAB which has some great insights.

- out of a total population of 143 million, only 57 million use the Web each month. Growth opportunity!
- 2011 eCommerce growth: 30%, to a total of $8 billion.
- online advertising growth in 2011: 57%

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Brazil & China Are In Your Future

May 23, 2012

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Global Web Population

If you don’t know how to speak Portugese or Chinese now is the time to make friends with someone who can. Two reports this week showed the opportunities in two of the fastest growing economies in the world, Brazil and China. Affiliates and networks seeking new buyers – this is where you can find them.
From Forrester:

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7 Reasons You Need To Be In China

April 18, 2012

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Ad Age’s Digital Conference has been running this week and one presentation in particular caught my eye. Lau Seng Lee from Tencent offered up seven key statistics on China’s online revolution:

- Every day, 164,000 new Chinese come online for the first time;
- There are more Apple iOS and Android users in China than there are in the USA;
- China has over half a Billion online users currently.

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Fundamental Issues Surrounding The Prospect of Federally Regulated Internet Gambling

January 3, 2012

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The remarkable popularity of online gambling in combination with the amount of money it generates has triggered a great deal of recent legislative discussion. A major part of these discussions has been the potential risks that online gambling poses to consumers and whether a federally regulated system would better protect consumers than the current offshore, unregulated marketplace.
 
But there are other fundamental issues too that have great relevance to the performance marketing community,

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373 Million Potential Customers in Europe

November 17, 2011

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A new report shows that there were 373.4 million unique visitors online in Europe during September 2011, with nearly 30% of them visiting websites categorized in the career services and development sector.

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Police Crackdown On Fake Anti-Virus & Online Pharmacies

August 3, 2011

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Have you ever been hit by a fake anti-virus alert on your computer? Do you know someone who has? More importantly, have you ever made money off those kinds of offers?

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Our 10 Guaranteed Predictions For 2011

January 5, 2011

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#1 Self Regulation: Big Hat, No Cattle

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