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Network-wide Contest for Avangate Affiliates

Posted on July 15th, 2013 by

Promote top PC security and utilities titles and earn up to $2,000!

Since 2011, we’ve offered an annual contest for our affiliates. Now it’s back, so get ready for the Avangate Affiliate Contest 2013! The contest runs from July 5 until August 14, and it deals with one of the hottest niches in software affiliate marketing: PC security and utilities. […]

5 Steps to Better Communication with Your Affiliate Partners

Posted on June 7th, 2013 by

Communication is one of the main pillars supporting any successful affiliate program. But you’ve probably found yourself in the situation where you sense that your communication with your partners is not as smooth as it should be. Your communication efforts may be able to increase the percentage of active affiliates in your program. […]

7 Ways to Get the Most out of the Holiday Shopping Season

Posted on November 8th, 2012 by

On October 30th, 2012, Avangate hosted a webinar on “How to Get the Most out of the Holiday Shopping Season.” The affiliate thought leader Geno Prussakov, CEO and founder of the award-winning OPM agency AM Navigator LLC, as well as author of two best-selling affiliate program management books, shared his accumulated wisdom on holiday sales. During the 70-minute webinar, Geno emphasized 7 simple hands-on tips that merchants should follow for a successful and profitable shopping season. I also developed 5 structured steps that affiliates should take to insure they’ll be fit and ready for this great seasonal selling opportunity. […]

ASE 2012 Wrap-up: Software & SaaS on the Rise

Posted on August 27th, 2012 by

Here we are, back from Affiliate Summit East 2012: a good show with an ever growing number of attendees. But there’s one thing that stands out: the software vertical is getting stronger and stronger with each affiliate show. […]

Join Avangate for Affiliate Summit East 2012

Posted on August 7th, 2012 by

Avangate will attend this year’s Affiliate Summit East conference in New York, August 12-14. This is the fourth such event we’re taking part into and the largest one to date, according to the organizers. […]

6 Tips to Activate Stagnant Affiliates

Posted on May 11th, 2012 by

There isn’t a single merchant on this world selling through affiliate programs that hasn’t got idle affiliates. These are affiliates that are not active, meaning that they don’t generate any sales or, worst case, they don’t even refer traffic for the merchant (no exposure for the merchant’s products). When labeling an affiliate as “inactive” from the time’s point of view, you should take into consideration his sales history (if any) – the frequency / amount of sales he was generating at one point – and also the type of product / services you sell through them. In the software vertical, for example, an affiliate promoting consumer software get inactive quicker than an affiliate promoting enterprise products. […]