• GeoRiot’s interactive map of the iTunes ecosystem. The 20 new countries added by iTunes are in red.

    iTunes Affiliate Program Grows 20 Countries Stro...

    Monday, April 21, 2014

    Another update to Apple’s iTunes Affiliate Program adds 20 more countries last week. The Affiliate Program now supports 147 of the 155 countries with an iTunes / App Store…

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    Cooking up better marketing from Raw Links

    Monday, April 14, 2014

    Promoting your content in an international online marketplace can be challenging,  especially for indie musicians, authors, and app developers promoting content in the iTunes or Amazon ecosystems.  Today…

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  • Just because we knew you were just itching for some good reading material.

    Updated Terms of Service and Privacy Policy

    Monday, March 31, 2014

    Things are moving along quickly over here at GeoRiot, and with the introduction of our Freemium plans, we’ve also published a long overdue update to our Terms of…

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  • It's look choose your own adventure, but better.

    GeoRiot Introduces Freemium Plan

    Friday, March 28, 2014

    Just as the iTunes / App Store ends an era with their switch to the exclusive use of PHG, GeoRiot will be starting a new chapter by introducing multiple account plans in…

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    Lost in (Localization vs.) Translation

    Monday, March 24, 2014

    You may have noticed that we use the words “Localization” and “Translation” to describe certain processes within the GeoRiot Service. There’s a crucial difference between the two, so…

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iTunes Affiliate Program Grows 20 Countries Stronger

GeoRiot’s interactive map of the iTunes ecosystem. The 20 new countries added by iTunes are in red.

GeoRiot’s interactive map of the iTunes ecosystem. The 20 new countries added by iTunes are in red.

Another update to Apple’s iTunes Affiliate Program adds 20 more countries last week. The Affiliate Program now supports 147 of the 155 countries with an iTunes / App Store world wide, which means more potential places for you to earn those commissions!  The complete list of new countries can be found below and a global view of the iTunes ecosystem can be found on our website. Read More

Apr
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Cooking up better marketing from Raw Links

Bon appetit!

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Promoting your content in an international online marketplace can be challenging,  especially for indie musicians, authors, and app developers promoting content in the iTunes or Amazon ecosystems.  Today we discuss one crucial tool that should be in every marketer’s toolbox – a link management platform. Read More

Mar
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Updated Terms of Service and Privacy Policy

Just because we knew you were just itching for some good reading material.

Just because we knew you were just itching for some good reading material.

Things are moving along quickly over here at GeoRiot, and with the introduction of our Freemium plans, we’ve also published a long overdue update to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. We know you’re just as excited as we are, about the changes, because who doesn’t love reading those things? Read More

Mar
28

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GeoRiot Introduces Freemium Plan

It's look choose your own adventure, but better.

Just as the iTunes / App Store ends an era with their switch to the exclusive use of PHG, GeoRiot will be starting a new chapter by introducing multiple account plans in a freemium model tailored to better support our growing user base and their various needs. Read More

Mar
24

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Lost in (Localization vs.) Translation

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You may have noticed that we use the words “Localization” and “Translation” to describe certain processes within the GeoRiot Service. There’s a crucial difference between the two, so we figured it would be a good idea to explain each. Read More

Mar
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Brazil adds Amazon Associates Program

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This week Amazon quietly rolled out their Associates Program to their Brazil storefront, which means there are now 11 countries you can earn commissions from in Amazon’s international collection of storefronts. The Brazil storefront currently only sells Kindle books and Android apps, which makes it the very first “Digital Only” storefront to offer commissions off sold good, which is exciting news! Read More

Mar
5

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Spiders vs. Clicks


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Since the addition of our six new metrics earlier this month, hopefully you’ve had a chance to check out what the new reporting offers. In doing so, you may have discovered some interesting data under the Browsers, Devices, and Operating Systems tabs – names such as “Spider” for OS and Devices and “Bing Bot”, “Google Bot” or “Slurp” for the Browsers. These clicks are coming from the automated tools that sites such as Google use to index the Internet. Read More

Feb
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Beta Ends For Amazon Support

Amazon support is live and fully functional. The Riot continues to grow!

Amazon support is live and fully functional. The Riot continues to grow!

We are excited to announce that GeoRiot hit another huge milestone today – our support for the Amazon Associates program has officially finished its beta period! Read More

Feb
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Indie Author Insight

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Three Indie Authors Share Advice around Publishing, Marketing, and Earning Additional Revenue.

Writing a book is hard work. Publishing, marketing, and selling that book independently can be even harder. However, thanks to iTunes’s iBooks Author, Amazon’s CreateSpace, and Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) services paired with social media, it’s been much easier for authors to get their work out to the world. Scrappy authors are also finding they can earn additional income, on top of their book sales, when using the iTunes and Amazon affiliate programs – just for referring someone to their own book! Read More

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GeoRiot Grows

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We at GeoRiot are excited to announce that our team has once again grown! At the beginning of this month, Cole Lakes joined us as the new Director of Operations.

Cole comes to us all the way from Austin, Texas, where he previously worked at a software startup called Spiceworks. Cole spent the last four years there as a Support Engineer and Technical Marketing Specialist where he lived and breathed all things customer focused. Read More