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Posts Tagged ‘digital goods’

Introducing CommerceNOW.

Posted on May 18th, 2015 by

Let’s have a quick word association. What’s the first thing you think of when you hear the word “Commerce”? Amazon and the over-hyped and coming soon to you — drone delivery? The Trifecta of Black Friday/Cyber Monday/Single’s Day? How ApplePay will take over the world?   But wait – not if the Internet of Things takes over the world first. […]

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. […]

Cool Companies Interview Series – Ve Interactive

Posted on December 3rd, 2014 by

Tabitha Rivera is the Director of Strategic Alliances at Ve Interactive, a multi award-winning global technology company, driving online performance to maximize conversions. Tabitha is responsible for building and fostering all partner relationships with platform partners, digital agencies and affiliates. […]

Affiliate Summit East ’14 – Wrap-Up

Posted on September 5th, 2014 by

“The digital goods market is growing, and Avangate is here to help” – in my opinion, was the most important takeaway from the recent Affiliate Summit East show in New York City.

Avangate has been participating in affiliate events for over 5 years now, and we’ve spoken not just once, but many times on the topic of digital goods and how Avangate can help affiliates sell more. Now with the new services economy, it has changed the way companies interact with customers and, of course, this is visible in the affiliate channel as well. […]

Add Some Summer-time Sizzle to Your Affiliate Program with These 6 Tips

Posted on July 11th, 2014 by

Another beautiful summer is upon us, signified by long sunny days, BBQs with friends, fun on the beach, and affiliate program success. If your sales are lower than average during the summer, it doesn’t have to just be “the way it is.” It’s normal to see a drop in sales when everybody’s on vacation and not thinking about buying digital goods.  Speaking specifically about affiliate channels, we see on average a drop of about 20% in the summer months compared to the rest of the year. The good news is; this trend can be changed. […]