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Posts Tagged ‘software’

On SaaS and Start-Ups

Posted on November 29th, 2012 by

Recently, I’ve had the pleasure to listen to a few brilliant people from the software industry giving advice about start-ups. I’ve compiled here some words of wisdom that resonated with my inner entrepreneur. My apologies if this is not a verbatim account; my memory is like a sieve (unless I use Evernote). Some of the thoughts here were picked up from talks at How To Web, and others during interviews with Avangate. […]

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. […]

Tap into New Markets with Avangate 2012 Summer Release

Posted on July 17th, 2012 by

This summer, send your top selling products and services on tours around the world! The Avangate 2012 Summer Release is here to enable expansion to new markets, with granular control over your regional strategies. […]

How to Pitch Your Software Product to Power Affiliates

Posted on June 27th, 2012 by

Every affiliate has its specific needs when it comes to promoting products online. The best performing affiliates will not waste their time with every merchant that approaches them. This is why it is very important to pitch your software products to the affiliates in a way that will make power affiliates really consider your offer and get the things moving in the right direction. […]

Affiliates – Start Your Engines

Posted on April 20th, 2012 by

Avangate is proud to launch its 2012 line of contests for affiliates that generate sales.

Software is a great niche to promote as an affiliate, no doubt about that: big commissions, instant gratification for customers, easy to test & promote. But here’s another reason you may want to grow your sales through the Avangate Affiliate Network: we’re offering $8,000 worth of prizes for both our existing affiliates and the new affiliates that will join us into promoting software online. […]

7 Tips to Grow Your Business at Affiliate Events – the ASW12 Story

Posted on January 23rd, 2012 by

Another Affiliate Summit event went by and I’m happy to say that it was the most successful one so far for us – not only for the new connections we made, but also the number of folks to whom we got to introduce Avangate. A lot of people involved in the software business – merchants, affiliates and service providers – came to event making the 13+ hour flight there worth it … plus, of course, it’s Vegas :) Check out some nice pictures and videos on our dedicated Facebook page.

In terms of getting exposure, I hosted a roundtable discussion about selling software. We had a lot of fun – the table was full and we had a lot of interesting questions. I expected mostly affiliates wanting to explore the software niche, but was happily surprised to see that about half of the folks who came to the table were affiliate program managers looking on how to leverage affiliates to grow their business. […]