Parasite Affiliates Back to the Fore

Well it seems like quite a while since anything exciting happened in the world of parasitic affiliate marketing, but this week we seem to have seen things bubble back up again. Firstly Ben Edelman released his cool new report entitled Debunking ShopAtHomeSelect which is focused on the violation of affiliate marketing network rules by ShopAtHomeSelect and their GoldenRetriever / SelectRebates software. The name change happened very quietly a few weeks ago, and no doubt had nothing at all to do with all the great information one can find about it on google . Meanwhile a few new parasites surface, with a lot of focus being place on Read More…

Coupon Formats and other tools

Well last week we finally launched our Coupond Data Feed System for affiliates and merchants, feed back so far has been good, and we’ve had a number of very good ideas sent to us on what new features we need, as one person pointed out, with some very minimal tweaking the XML export would be become and excellent coupon RSS. So anyway with it now live it’s a matter of growing it slowly and making sure everything runs in perfect order. The ultimatele aim is to provide affiliates with coupons in a standard format, all coupons from all merchants in a format Read More…