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A Dozen+ Tactical Ad Strategies From Affiliate Summit Vegas 2017

I’m going share actionable tips I learned from Affiliate Summit to write better ad copy, improve your conversion rate, scale on Facebook ads, and business meeting strategies (not your typical “networking” tips). ASW17 was at the … [Read more...]

The Bunches Blog – Bouquet of the Month – Summer Dream! – Thursday, 11th May

"Aaah, summer - that long anticipated stretch of lazy, lingering days, free of responsibility and rife with possibility. A time to hunt for insects, master handstands, practice swimming strokes, conquer trees, explore nooks and crannies, and … [Read more...]

AdTechNYC13 and the HeavyT Recap

So its been a while since I posted on my blog and done a conference post. Last one I posted on was ASW and I did attend ASE in Philly. But Adtech NYC 13 was a pretty good conference for me overall. We headed out Tuesday morning to NYC for Adtech and … [Read more...]

An Overdue Update on My Affiliate Marketing Campaigns

I’ve been dreading having to write this post as it will not be a happy one. In fact, it’s pretty sad. But my last affiliate marketing update was made all the way back one year ago on February 23, 2015, which was my monthly report for the … [Read more...]

The First 100 Days After Launching a Blog for My Business

On November 16, 2016, I published my first article on a brand new blog for my business, FPTraffic. FPTraffic is a Facebook Page management tool I launched over 3 years ago. The tool has been pretty successful despite the fact that I have hardly done … [Read more...]

Apply to Exhibit for Free at Affiliate Summit East 2017

The RevShare Roundup is back at Affiliate Summit East 2017 and it will be bigger and better. The RevShare Roundup is taking place inside the Expo Hall on Monday, July 31 and Tuesday, August 1. The event is designed to connect affiliates with revenue … [Read more...]

Get Inspired – Blow Your Mind Website Examples!

Looking for some design inspiration? Venturing into the world of UX design? Investigating new website trends? In our feature article, we’re going to help you get inspired with some blow your mind website examples. We picked these examples because … [Read more...]

Week In Review: College Football & Haters

This week in review covers quick paydays, exclusive pre-game football parties with Shoemoney, affiliate marketing investment and much more! “Ultimate College Football & Internet Marketing Experience“ – If you’re a college … [Read more...]

3 Ways to Generate Ideas for a Great Domain or Company Name

If you ever wanted to start a new website or online business, you’ve no doubt thought about the brand or name that you would use for it. While this might seem easy enough, it’s actually quite tough. With hundreds of thousands of domain … [Read more...]

Proof That Quality Score Numbers Mean Nothing

We thought we’d share the screenshot below showing some keywords in Google AdWords that have Quality Score of either 6/10 or 8/10…so lower than the 10/10 that PPC advertiser strive for. The screenshot shows that in the past 6 weeks, these … [Read more...]

Crocus – Analyse A Real PPC Campaign

The last PPC campaign I analysed in the ‘Analyse A Real PPC Campaign’ series was from Virgin Media, who had, on the whole, a well designed PPC campaign where the both the search advert and landing page had many benficial areas to gain a … [Read more...]

Blog Post Title

What goes into a blog post? Helpful, industry-specific content that: 1) gives readers a useful takeaway, and 2) shows you’re an industry expert. Use your company’s blog posts to opine on current industry topics, humanize your company, and … [Read more...]

PlentyOfFish sold to Match Group for $575 million US

Yes it’s true! POF was sold to the Match Group which means we’ll soon be joining their umbrella of dating sites that include Match.com, Tinder and Okcupid. 2015 will be a very exciting year! Cheers, Ben Article by Ads.pof.com Blog. Read … [Read more...]

Affiliate Ball ASE locks in Gary Vaynerchuk to host the VIP hour + Special Performer!

This upcoming official party of the Affiliate Summit is proud to announce that we’ve locked in another legend to be a part of the Affiliate Ball and he’s not an artist, he’s a successful money maker! Gary Vaynerchuk builds … [Read more...]

Travel and Entrepreneurship with Rohail Rizvi in Bangkok, Thailand

Ian Fernando:              Wad up, guys? Ian Fernando here from ianfernando.com; I’ve got a special guest this year and the best part is I actually had this kid while we were traveling in Columbia and we’re about to do this traveling … [Read more...]

Why Genesis Framework Is My Favorite For WordPress Themes

Over the years I’ve had the opportunity to use many different WordPress themes for multiple sites. From helping my brother with his sports entertainment websites to my blog here on Name Hero, I have plenty of experience developing websites in … [Read more...]

Why I Quit Launching Affiliate Campaigns

About a year ago, I stopped launching affiliate marketing campaigns. It was an easy decision, despite those campaigns being my primary source of income for the last decade. As was the decision to quit this blog. Well, as you can tell, I’m … [Read more...]

APB Podcast – Affiliates and eCommerce

eCommerce is a hot topic in affiliate marketing circles. As affiliates look for ways to expand beyond running campaigns, they often turn to eCommerce as a next step. Is eCommerce a good idea for affiliate marketers? What are the potential downsides? … [Read more...]

Who’s Feeding Tyler Cruz and other Affiliate Marketing News

Woah, woah, woah, woah. Hold. the. fuck. up. Especially you Tyler Cruz. You may have seen ppc.bz on the auction block a few weeks ago during Affiliate Summit West 2016. Let me just explain everything so even a pudgy Canadian can understand. The goal … [Read more...]

Affiliate Marketing Must-haves: My Pre-launch Checklist for Better Conversions

As humans we are prone to mistakes. I can go all “To err is human…” but I think I’ll pass. Let’s just put it this way. As humans, we over analyze things, remember the big stuff and forget the small things (most of the times). Because we always have a … [Read more...]

The Affiliate Marketing Event Of The Year!

Frack!It’s been 2.5 years since I’ve posted on this blog. I missed you so!After that last blog post of mine, I kind of got distracted and moved to Amsterdam, and got involved in a few more ventures. After 917 days without an update, I … [Read more...]

9 Affiliate Marketing Myths That Need To Die

I interact with affiliate marketers all the time, which means I hear all sort of opinions about the state of affiliate marketing and how to become a success. I also hear a TON of affiliate marketing myths that just aren’t true. It’s a problem because … [Read more...]

NoTrove Malware is Killing Ad Network

PACEDm.com According to RiskIQ, a new malware is seriously damaging the advertising industry, and ad networks have no idea how to really combat it. William MacArthur, a threat researcher at RiskIQ said, “NoTrove harms not only visiting users, but … [Read more...]

A Dozen+ Tactical Ad Strategies From Affiliate Summit Vegas 2017

I’m going share actionable tips I learned from Affiliate Summit to write better ad copy, improve your conversion rate, scale on Facebook ads, and business meeting strategies (not your typical “networking” tips). ASW17 was at the … [Read more...]

The Bunches Blog – Bouquet of the Month – Summer Dream! – Thursday, 11th May

"Aaah, summer - that long anticipated stretch of lazy, lingering days, free of responsibility and rife with possibility. A time to hunt for insects, master handstands, practice swimming strokes, conquer trees, explore nooks and crannies, and … [Read more...]

AdTechNYC13 and the HeavyT Recap

So its been a while since I posted on my blog and done a conference post. Last one I posted on was ASW and I did attend ASE in Philly. But Adtech NYC 13 was a pretty good conference for me overall. We headed out Tuesday morning to NYC for Adtech and … [Read more...]

An Overdue Update on My Affiliate Marketing Campaigns

I’ve been dreading having to write this post as it will not be a happy one. In fact, it’s pretty sad. But my last affiliate marketing update was made all the way back one year ago on February 23, 2015, which was my monthly report for the … [Read more...]

The First 100 Days After Launching a Blog for My Business

On November 16, 2016, I published my first article on a brand new blog for my business, FPTraffic. FPTraffic is a Facebook Page management tool I launched over 3 years ago. The tool has been pretty successful despite the fact that I have hardly done … [Read more...]

Apply to Exhibit for Free at Affiliate Summit East 2017

The RevShare Roundup is back at Affiliate Summit East 2017 and it will be bigger and better. The RevShare Roundup is taking place inside the Expo Hall on Monday, July 31 and Tuesday, August 1. The event is designed to connect affiliates with revenue … [Read more...]

Get Inspired – Blow Your Mind Website Examples!

Looking for some design inspiration? Venturing into the world of UX design? Investigating new website trends? In our feature article, we’re going to help you get inspired with some blow your mind website examples. We picked these examples because … [Read more...]

Week In Review: College Football & Haters

This week in review covers quick paydays, exclusive pre-game football parties with Shoemoney, affiliate marketing investment and much more! “Ultimate College Football & Internet Marketing Experience“ – If you’re a college … [Read more...]

Five Entrepreneurs Who are Effectively Using Facebook Advertising

Facebook is, by far, the biggest and most popular social network out there. With over 1.71 billion monthly active users and around 1.13 daily active users, Facebook dominates the social networking industry. Apart from being a social networking … [Read more...]

Proof That Quality Score Numbers Mean Nothing

We thought we’d share the screenshot below showing some keywords in Google AdWords that have Quality Score of either 6/10 or 8/10…so lower than the 10/10 that PPC advertiser strive for. The screenshot shows that in the past 6 weeks, these … [Read more...]

Crocus – Analyse A Real PPC Campaign

The last PPC campaign I analysed in the ‘Analyse A Real PPC Campaign’ series was from Virgin Media, who had, on the whole, a well designed PPC campaign where the both the search advert and landing page had many benficial areas to gain a … [Read more...]

Blog Post Title

What goes into a blog post? Helpful, industry-specific content that: 1) gives readers a useful takeaway, and 2) shows you’re an industry expert. Use your company’s blog posts to opine on current industry topics, humanize your company, and … [Read more...]

PlentyOfFish sold to Match Group for $575 million US

Yes it’s true! POF was sold to the Match Group which means we’ll soon be joining their umbrella of dating sites that include Match.com, Tinder and Okcupid. 2015 will be a very exciting year! Cheers, Ben Article by Ads.pof.com Blog. Read … [Read more...]