Rethink Commerce Blog

Google’s Sitelinks Update and Adapting to This Change

Posted on October 19th, 2011 by

Until recently, the sitelinks that you have most commonly seen have probably looked something like this:

The purpose of sitelinks is to help searchers navigate a specific page they are in need of as quickly as possible. However, earlier this week, Google announced its improved and expanded version of sitelinks. The newer version is arranged as a column of links and appears more prominently on the search engine results page. […]

Avangate at Affiliate Summit East 2011 – Epilogue

Posted on September 12th, 2011 by

Yet another Affiliate Summit went by – the largest yet so far with almost 4,000 attendees. It had all the good stuff an Affiliate Summit would come with: interactive sessions, captivating keynotes (videos available Mark Ostrofsky, Wil Reynolds and Bryan Eisenberg) and the hyper-dynamic Meet Market which is a first class networking area. […]

Avangate to Share Insight on Promoting Software at ASE 2011

Posted on August 8th, 2011 by

It’s go time again for the Affiliate Department here at Avangate – we’re packing our bags and heading west to New York on August 21-23, 2011 to attend the Affiliate Summit East conference.

Software presents big opportunities for all online affiliates, so as an established software specific affiliate network, we will be on hand to offer insight on the benefits of promoting software online. We will do that both through networking during the event, and Avangate’s very own Michael Ni will be speaking on “5 Software Niche Affiliate Success Stories” (thank you for that!). […]

Malware Email Message with Avangate Name on it

Posted on July 28th, 2011 by

The Avangate Critical Response Team identified earlier today bogus purchase confirmation emails with Avangate’s name on it, with a link to malware. First of all, Do NOT click any links within that email.

The malware message confirms a credit card charge and contains a link (false download PDF invoice link) to a malicious content (virus) that automatically installs on the machine. […]

Meet Us in Munich at A4U Expo Europe

Posted on May 25th, 2011 by

We’re heading off to Germany at the beginning of June 2011 to attend A4U Expo Europe – one of the largest European affiliate conferences.

I’m particularly excited because this year we’re going to have our own meeting room during the first conference day and already set up a couple of important get togethers. […]

Vote for Our Session at Affiliate Summit!

Posted on May 10th, 2011 by

If you’re reading this you’re probably a fan of digital goods and you know that software is one of the verticals in which affiliates get the highest commissions in the industry. It can generate a lot of sales and revenue if done the right way.

We’re going to Affiliate Summit East 2011 and we want to share some of the strategies that successful affiliates in the software niche use. We definitely see it as a win-win situation for both merchants and affiliates. […]