Video Strategy

Affiliate Summit Day 1! – When will my voice return? Networking Tips

Affiliate Summit Day 1! – When will my voice return? Networking Tips

by / on January 11, 2009, 2:16 pm / in Affiliate Marketing, International Marketing, Internet Marketing, Social Media, Video Strategy

Arrived in Las Vegas on Saturday and excited to get started with the Affiliate Summit (3,200 attendees). On my flight out from Tampa sat with Cate and Ginger from Gifts.tv and heard about new ways to use video to market products. As my title notes, I continued to take lots of cold medicine (compliments of my last Southwest flight) and [...]

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Barack Obama Internet Marketing Strategy & Traffic Analysis

Barack Obama Internet Marketing Strategy & Traffic Analysis

2 by / on November 17, 2008, 10:20 pm / in Blog Design, E-Commerce & Web Design, Internet Marketing, PPC Advertising, Search Engine, Social Media, Video Strategy

I wanted to dig deeper into the impressive traffic patterns of Barack Obama and his ride to Internet stardom. I reviewed various Internet statistics on unique visitors, average stay, attention, velocity, search, online advertising and how this all worked in his favor. Overall, I am really impressed with the Internet Marketing strategy of the Presidential Election Campaign as it involves [...]

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Affiliate Summit – How I pick Affiliate Offers

Affiliate Summit – How I pick Affiliate Offers

by / on August 16, 2008, 10:22 am / in Affiliate Marketing, E-Commerce & Web Design, International Marketing, Internet Marketing, PPC Advertising, Search Engine, Social Media, Video Strategy, Yahoo Store

I recently attended Affiliate Summit and just went through the 25 different affiliate marketing business ideas formed at the show. From Saturday to Tuesday I talked to many merchants, affiliate networks, cpa firms and affiliates. Here is how I figure out what I want to promote. 1. Review business card notes (I write on them notes to jog my memory) [...]

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Affiliate Marketing Video Widgets with Qoof

by / on August 13, 2008, 12:56 pm / in Affiliate Marketing, Internet Marketing, Social Media, Video Strategy, Yahoo Store

Qoof is a video company out of Israel that allows you to maximize affiliate marketing through video widgets. I met the Qoof.com team at Affiliate Summit and in the examples below you will see an Ice.com & Dell video. Cool right! Ice.com – 4 ct Trillion-Cut Amethyst Diamond Ring Dell Video Widget

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Social Networking Meets E-Commerce – Radio Interview on Yahoo Store Power Hour with Michael Vorel & Shawna Fennell

Social Networking Meets E-Commerce – Radio Interview on Yahoo Store Power Hour with Michael Vorel & Shawna Fennell

by / on August 13, 2008, 10:59 am / in Affiliate Marketing, E-Commerce & Web Design, Internet Marketing, PPC Advertising, Search Engine, Social Media, Video Strategy, Yahoo Store

During Affiliate Summit in Boston I was invited by Shawna Fennell of 1choice4yourstore.com to be on her weekly live radio show – Yahoo Store Power Hour Radio Show. Shawna is the CEO of 1 Choice 4 Your Store, host of Yahoo Store Power Hour Radio Show, and lover all things SEO. I wanted to thank Shawna as the interview went [...]

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Affiliate Summit 2008 East – Day 2

Affiliate Summit 2008 East – Day 2

1 by / on August 10, 2008, 10:55 pm / in Affiliate Marketing, E-Commerce & Web Design, International Marketing, Internet Marketing, PPC Advertising, Search Engine, Social Media, Video Strategy

Sunday was action packed, networking from 11:30 – 6:30 & PMA (performance marketing alliance) meeting till 9PM. After many conversations, had a great time learning about new vendors, offers and more. I took many pictures and videos so take a look below. You should attend Affiliate Summit if you don’t already! View from the Boston Seaport Hotel Room Excellent breakfast [...]

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Second Life, Google Lively, Facebook, MySpace Google Trends – Who is most popular?

Second Life, Google Lively, Facebook, MySpace Google Trends – Who is most popular?

by / on August 3, 2008, 12:02 pm / in Affiliate Marketing, E-Commerce & Web Design, International Marketing, Internet Marketing, PPC Advertising, Search Engine, Social Media, Video Strategy, Yahoo Store

I was already in Google trends so decided to run the New Google Lively vs. Second Life than vs. Facebook and MySpace. The search requests for Second Life are definitely dropping and you can see an immediate spike when Google announced Lively on July 9, 2008. I prefer Second Life over Lively but curious about early adopters of Second Life, [...]

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Web Celebrities – Who are Top 100 Emerging Names?

by / on July 15, 2008, 9:12 am / in Affiliate Marketing, E-Commerce & Web Design, International Marketing, Internet Marketing, PPC Advertising, Search Engine, Social Media, Video Strategy, Yahoo Store

Came across TechCult’s Top 100 Web Celebrities List and was very impressed. In the article they outline 1 – 100 with a short bio and photo. They focused on impact on the web whether positive or negative and narrowed the list from 200 to just 100. I found it to be an excellent read and encourage you to view. Inside [...]

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Performance Marketing Alliance Board Members Announced

Performance Marketing Alliance Board Members Announced

by / on July 9, 2008, 10:55 am / in Affiliate Marketing, International Marketing, Internet Marketing, PPC Advertising, Search Engine, Social Media, Video Strategy

Just in on the board members for the Performance Marketing Alliance. I had the ability to vote for these and wanted to send my congratulations to the winners. I noticed some political under currents in the nominees so was curious to see the winners. From email I received: Congratulations to the following industry leaders who have been elected, by their [...]

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Have Affiliate Network Manage your Affiliate Program or an OPM – Outsourced Program Manager?

1 by / on July 9, 2008, 9:16 am / in Affiliate Marketing, E-Commerce & Web Design, International Marketing, Internet Marketing, PPC Advertising, Search Engine, Social Media, Video Strategy, Yahoo Store

Looking to compare having an Affiliate Network or Outsourced Program Management firm manage your Affiliate Program? Watch this video from Donna McCarthy of SearchMarketingGurus.com As an avid affiliate marketing professional since 1999 and Outsourced Affiliate Management firm (OPM) I know the differences but thought this video would be a great aid in helping merchants decide for themselves. Important points – [...]

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