We are always looking for helpful resources to share with our clients and friends around the world. With the massive reach of the Amazon Associates program, there are so many types of resources, in so many places, that it can be overwhelming to keep track of useful tidbits you’ve found along the way. So, in an effort to help you better navigate the Amazon Associates landscape, we put together this “map” of the best forums, websites, blogs, classes, YouTube channels, books, tools, plugins and site builders.
There is a lot of hard work that goes into the “drop” of a new album. It is an exciting time for everyone involved in the process, from the record label, to the artist, to the fans.
As a link management platform helping hundreds of music labels and independent musicians around the world, we thought it would be beneficial to take a closer look at the online performance of albums during the time surrounding their “Drop”.
So that’s what we did.
We looked through half a million clicks on links to iTunes albums, and interviewed industry experts to see what we could uncover. With the digital music marketplace as a backdrop, we sought to further understand the relationship between an album’s lifecycle and the marketing behind it. The following infographic is the result of our research… Read More
As you already know, a GeoRiot link helps your global audience buy, while helping you earn commissions from around the world. Great right?
But what about those products that exist in multiple ecosystems like iTunes, Amazon, and Google Play?
Wouldn’t it be great if you could create a single, fully customizable link that intelligently sends each user to the appropriate local storefront for their device? What if you could even define scenarios where a click might go to YouTube instead (say, for clicks from Windows Phone)? Read More
Recently we’ve seen some misinformation and confusion around where it’s okay to use affiliated links for Amazon, and where it’s considered a violation of their Terms of Service. No one but a lawyer really likes reading legal jargon so we figured we’d help by sharing a few things we’ve learned to try and save you some time* and help you keep your nose clean for the Associate Program. Read More
As an App Developer, you have a lot to keep track of between squashing bugs, managing SDKs, and scheming up new features. This probably means the last thing that you’ll want to spend your precious time on is learning about affiliate marketing, worrying about your links to the App Store, or setting up another service. Read More
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
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
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