Online shopping during office hours

A great info graphic from our friends at Flipit.com. While it is focused on the Australian market, I would imagine most of the data rings true for online shopping during office hours in most places around the world. It’s become so common place that people even have their purchases delivered to the office! A survey from 520 respondents living and working in Australia has shown that many office workers shop online because they are bored, and they don’t really think about or care about how the boss feels about it. Shopping at Work in Australia a survey by Flipit.com Guilt free shopping at Read More…

Case Study: Retail success in Australia, and what you can learn from it.

This is the third in our series of guest articles taking a look at affiliate marketing in Australia. Our previous article looked at  “What Australian businesses can do to win back their customers.” This new article takes a look at a Case Study of Retail success in in Australia and was written by Ashley Howe from the Australian site Flipit. Crazy Sales is an eCommerce store that gives their customers a discount of between 30%-80% off of retail prices on everything from appliances, to fitness products. They are able to do this because they source their products directly from manufacturers, Read More…

What Australian businesses can do to win back their customers.

This is the second in our series of guest articles taking a look at affiliate marketing in Australia. Our previous article looked at couponing and price comparison engines.This new article takes a look at what looks at what Australian businesses can do to win back their customers from international retailers and was written by Ashley Howe from the Australian site Flipit. With many Australians shopping online with international retailers, the question of whether or not the Goods and Services Tax threshold of $1000 will be lowered is making big news. Reducing the GST could mean that an international internet purchases could Read More…

Couponing and Coupons in Australia.

This is the first in a series of articles taking a look at affiliate marketing in Australia. This first article takes a look at couponing and price comparison engines, and was written by Ashley Howe from the Australian site Flipit. When you think about the best markets for coupon codes, Australia is not a country which immediately springs to mind. Countries like the US and the UK have a huge market for coupons, but Australia is lagging behind. Research conducted by DGM in 2013 has shown that comparison engines are ranked as the most popular type of affiliate marketing in Read More…