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7 Tips to Recruit Affiliates Directly

Posted on January 31st, 2017 by

One of the biggest challenges an Affiliate Program Manager has is bringing new traffic to their websites by recruiting new affiliates. We already know that recruiting new affiliates is no easy task, therefore I’d like to share some tips that you can use to optimize your recruitment plan and find new affiliate partners. […]

Top 9 Metrics for Measuring Your Affiliate Program

Posted on September 7th, 2016 by

Let’s say you just launched your affiliate program, either in-house or with affiliate networks. There are a few key metrics you should keep in mind when measuring your program’s success. The affiliate performance that you see right away is typically linked to your overall brand performance. If your brand name is very popular or your sales volumes are high, your program’s impact will probably be proportional. However, the affiliate channel is by far the most convenient way to expand your business and increase your revenue with minimal investment.

To keep affiliate sales going based on more than your initial brand value, pay attention to these key metrics. […]

Industry Buzz – July 2016

Posted on August 9th, 2016 by

Hi sellers! Just to give you a little summer reading, we’ve collected great tips this month to help you improve your software & SaaS selling strategies in this rapidly changing market.

Before that, a little fun! To honor the start of the Olympic Games in Rio, we’re hosting our own version of the event to celebrate the importance of digital commerce. Join the Avangate Olympics for a chance to win cool prizes! […]

Should You Pay Affiliates for Subscription Renewals?

Posted on June 10th, 2015 by

Whether your business is in the SaaS / subscriptions area or you are thinking of turning your software products into subscriptions, your affiliate channel is an important vector to get more sales. The general recommendations of managing the affiliate program should be applied in this case. But, moreover, you can leverage the specifics of the subscriptions business in your affiliate program. […]

Digital Alley: The Newest Attraction on the Vegas Strip

Posted on December 16th, 2014 by

If you’re attending Affiliate Summit West 2015 in Las Vegas, there are a slew of new attractions you’ll want to visit while in town – the new “Las Vegas High Roller” ferris wheel or LINQ, the downtown entertainment area – but the newest attraction everybody’s talking about is… Digital Alley. A new concept powered by Avangate, Digital Alley unites members of the affiliate marketing ecosystem within the digital goods vertical. Here you’ll meet and network with software and services merchants, affiliates, and technology and service providers. […]