Scarves in PJ is shutting down!

Now hold on a second.  Its actually not shutting down.  The Scarves.com program has now been integrated now into the Ties.com program in PJ so all you have to do is: Apply to the Ties.com program in PJ (ID 7295 if you need it) Send me an email at ties@snow-consulting.com saying you’re applying so I can approve you right away Once approved switch over your “old” Scarves.com PJ links to the “new” Scarves.com Bam you’re done Let me know if you have any questions,   Randy  ...

TenseWatch.com Wooden Watches – Perfect Gift For Collectors

I’m happy to announce that TenseWatch.com is back on my list of awesome clients! Just in time for holiday gifting, too! The TenseWatch.com Affiliate Program is available on AvantLink network – join now and take advantage of the high order values and great conversion! Details on the program are here. This is the original wooden watch company (since 1971). The beauty and natural look of wooden watches means collectors and nature lovers are going to be your target. They love TenseWatch! From their site: Tense Watches designs high quality wooden watches. They are made from 100% recycled or reclaimed wood, and are powered by Miyota Watch Movements from Japan. Each watch is manufactured by hand in our workshop in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Our products are designed and built around our core beliefs in quality and craftsmanship. In 1957, Ken P. Lau started his profession as a clock designer. He pioneered experimentation with natural components, such as wood and stone. In 1968, Ken moved his focus to wristwatches, and in 1971 Tense Wooden Watches was founded. Even now, Ken brings his almost 50 years of experience as a crafter of timepieces to the workshop everyday.   JOIN NOW AT AVANTLINK If you have already joined AvantLink, simply log in and add TenseWatch to your existing account. If you are not in the AvantLink Affiliate Network, you can sign up through AvantLink.com   Contact Affiliate Manager Randy Norton with any questions. Save Save Save...

10 Attributes of a Successful Affiliate Manager

Top 10 Attributes of a Successful Affiliate Manager Want to know the top 10 characteristics or skills you need to look for when hiring your next (or first) Affiliate Manager? Before I proceed you need to know affiliate management is about “relationships, relationships, relationships”.  An effective affiliate manager needs to build strong positive relationships in order to recruit and retain the affiliates that are going to help make a difference in your affiliate program.  It’s so important that actually the first 5 points in the list are relationship based. Friendly Disposition – In order to really establish a strong relationship with not only fellow team members but affiliates as well, the individual needs to be someone that has a friendly disposition and easy to talk to. Polished written and oral skills – In building a strong relationship with any affiliate, or anybody for that matter, the individual must be able to both listen effectively and respond intellectually. Able to work within a team environment effectively – The individual has to be a team player and be able to thrive within your corporate environment. Punctual response time – Super important. Not responding quickly is telling that affiliate that their time and effort is not important to them and you will lose them. Retail or ecommerce experience – The manager needs to be able to read a situation, decide what the issue (or opportunity is) and then develop ideas to move forward. Work ethic and organizational skills – Strong work ethic and ability to manage one’s projects wisely is essential when dealing with a vast portfolio of differing affiliates, multiple company...

Announcing The Modern Accessory Affiliate Program

There’s hardly anything more fun than getting a new phone, right? Unless it’s rounding up all the cool accessories that go with it! Modern Accessory Has The Accessories You Want! It’s going to be easy and fun to promote Modern Accessory on your site or blog. They have beautiful leather cases like the one on the right. They also have fun and quirky things, too. The program is available in ShareASale network and Randy Norton is managing the program. JOIN TODAY! If you have already joined the ShareASale network, simply log in and add ModernAccessory to your existing account If you are not in the ShareASale network, you can sign up through the ModernAccessory application We look forward to partnering with you. Please let us know if you have any questions prior to joining. We are here to help. We look forward to seeing you generate high commission checks. Contact Affiliate Manager: Randy Norton         Save Save...

Network Tools

At Snow Consulting we always want to make sure we’re doing our part to help affiliates of all levels navigate their way through what the affiliate marketing maze.  All too often because many of us have years of experience in this industry we forget that not everyone knows the little things that we learned in our earlier days.   This goes across all industries though right?  Sometimes we need to go back to our roots to not only refresh our minds but also provide you with great knowledge that you might need in your journey as well. With that in mind we recently asked our network reps what they think the best tools are.  Interesting to see the tools that each rep noted and also how each approached the question. Top 3 Affiliate Tools From Pepperjam by Rebecca Baran A picture is worth a thousand … sales!  We get it. So we’ve established an exclusive partnership with Curalate, the leading visual commerce platform, enabling publishers to use imagery to better engage their audiences, drive traffic to advertisers, and ultimately create an entirely new commerce source. Publishers can make their Instagram images instantly shoppable with technology powered by Curalate’s Like2Buy. And Curalate’s Reveal Solution enables publishers to link images on their blogs to advertiser product pages. The easy-to-deploy system works for publishers of all sizes. Here’s a link to their instructional video if you want to view how to use it.    Maybe it is just us, but do you sometimes find it difficult to reach advertisers with placement opportunities that you have available? We’ve heard it from our Advertisers time and time again...