Announcing the ClickBank Exchange!

Brett Chesney Events

ClickBank is excited to announce and invite you to the first ever ClickBank Exchange! The ClickBank Exchange is an Internet marketing conference that will take place on August 19th-20th at the Crowne Plaza Times Square in New York, NY. Our event will be action packed, with two days of high level educational content and networking opportunities. An amazing collection of …

Tips to Becoming a Successful Internet Marketer

Brett Chesney Affiliate Tips, Strategies for Success, Vendor Tips

Written by: Guest Author, Nikki Young The majority of people that start down the enticing road of Internet marketing give up soon after their first promotion. An extraordinary amount of effort for little profit sees many retire from the game almost immediately. Both affiliate marketing and online product marketing may first appear as easy ways to make money, but people …

The One Thing Every Affiliate Needs

Brett Chesney Affiliate Tips

Written by: Harvey Segal, Guest Author ClickBank tells us they have over 100,000 affiliates, but these are only the active ones. The number of INACTIVE affiliates is far, far higher. And do you know the main reason why these affiliates fail? For many, it’s because they think that affiliate marketing simply involves putting their link on a traffic site or …

New Affiliate Marketing Today: Affiliate Marketing Success in No Time

Brett Chesney Podcast

Written by: Beau Blackwell, Community Manager We’ve got a great new episode of Affiliate Marketing Today for you! Dush Ramachandran and I talk to Chris Farrell, who’s managed to become a huge success in the Internet marketing industry despite only starting two years ago. Chris shares his thoughts on having the right mindset, developing your skills, and much more. If …

8 Key Differences Between Super Affiliates and Struggling Affiliates

Brett Chesney Affiliate Tips, Strategies for Success

Written by: Mark Ling, Guest Author Since I’ve been a successful affiliate marketer for a long time and have coached many affiliates on how to be more successful, I thought it could be helpful write about the key differences that I see between the mindsets of super affiliates and struggling affiliates. If you have dabbled in affiliate marketing but aren’t …

Advice for Beginner Affiliates

Brett Chesney Strategies for Success

Posted by: Beau Blackwell, Community Manager Several times over the past few weeks, I’ve been asked what advice I would give to affiliate marketers who are just starting out and trying to learn the ropes. During my time at ClickBank, I’ve seen many affiliates go from knowing very little about what they should be doing to being extraordinarily successful. While …

Sort Your Way to Success

Brett Chesney Strategies for Success

Posted by: Terra Goeres, Manager- Client Account Management In my conversations with clients, I have found that most people search the Marketplace using the default “Sort by” option, Popularity. Popularity is determined by a publisher’s net sales over a recent time frame and also rewards vendors who have many affiliates promoting them. While popularity is a useful measure of a …

Seven Habits of Highly Successful Affiliates

Brett Chesney Strategies for Success

In an earlier blog post, I described the Ten Habits of Highly Successful Publishers. Through my conversations with our top affiliates, I discovered that they also shared many important habits that have led to their success. 1. Promote products that address specific needs: While most fledgling affiliates tend to focus on the Internet Marketing vertical expecting to make quick money, …

Ten Habits of Highly Successful Publishers

Brett Chesney Strategies for Success

Posted by: Dush Ramachandran, VP of Business Development In my job, I speak to our largest publishers and affiliates pretty much every day. Just the other day after a conversation with one particularly successful publisher, it struck me that there is a common thread that runs through all successful publishers. While their businesses may be different and the areas of …

Strategy for Success: Create a Privacy Policy

Brett Chesney Strategies for Success

Posted by: Beau Blackwell, Marketing Coordinator If you’re an affiliate who runs your own site and promotes it through Google Adwords, improving your Quality Score can be the difference between an advertising campaign that’s mediocre and one that’s extremely profitable. One tactic for improving Quality Score is to make sure that your Web site has a privacy policy, and that …