How Big Is ClickBank’s Big Data?

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A lot of people who work in business and technology have been throwing around the phrase “big data” recently. But what the heck does that mean anyway, and why should you care? Companies of all sizes are realizing that they have huge and growing piles of data, and they use the phrase “big data” to describe this phenomenon. Big data …

ClickBank Big Data

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Maybe you’ve been working with ClickBank for years now, or maybe you’re just getting started. Maybe you’re in the process of scoping out the right platform for your business. No matter what stage you’re at with us as it relates to your business, here’s a glimpse behind the scenes of how we support you.  

6 Must Read Articles That Will Lead You To Success

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You’ve taken the leap and signed up for a ClickBank account!  You’ve spent hours reading each page on cbsite04122015.wpengine.com and have determined that you want to monetize your knowledge as a vendor or monetize your audience as an affiliate.  You’ve started to get excited about your new entrepreneur adventure when it hits you… “Now what do I do”? The honest …

What’s Old Is New: Rediscovering ClickBank’s Roots

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15 years ago, when ClickBank first began, it pioneered many online innovations.  It empowered individuals to sell digital products online. It tapped into the collective power of the Internet by incentivizing affiliates to help find customers and drive sales. It innovated online fraud detection to protect vendors and their products.  Over the years, thanks to these innovations, thousands of people …

What You Know Is Worth More Than You Think

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Once you know something, it’s really easy to assume that everyone else knows it, too. Nothing could be further from the truth, but nonetheless, this mistaken belief prevents many would-be infopreneurs from even getting started. They might have a million-dollar information business locked-up in their brain, but because they can’t understand why someone else would actually value that information, they …

Nearly Everyone Is an Expert in Something

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One of the most satisfying things about my job here at ClickBank is that I get to see the amazing array of topics around which people have created little information businesses of their own. It’s not only extremely inspiring—to me, it’s proof that nearly everyone is an expert in something, and there are niche markets out there for some very …

The Quiet Revolution in the Publishing Industry

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Recently, there’s been a lot of hoopla about e-books and e-book marketplaces. Many in the industry are touting these developments as being “a radical disruption in the status-quo” or “a revolutionary new paradigm for how information is consumed and distributed”. But what exactly is so disruptive or revolutionary about it? It’s still a text-based book. It’s still sold through a …

Test and Grow Rich

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Written by:  Guest author, Dan Kennedy “Testing” is an ugly topic. Why? Because testing variables in advertising, direct mail, phone scripts and sales presentations requires discipline, diligence and patience. To get it right, you can only test one variable at a time. This means that if you change a headline, you can’t change anything else. Plus you have to make …

How To Sell Like A Six Year Old

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Written By: Guest Author, Kevin Rogers My 6-year-old son is a natural born persuader. Here’s an example: He loves eating breakfast at Bob Evans (not a natural born gourmet, apparently)… so, on a recent Tuesday morning he announces… “You know what would be great? If we all had breakfast at Bob Evans before school.” My wife and I told him …