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Successful Affiliate Marketing for Merchants by Shawn Collins, Frank Fiore

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Affiliate Newsletters

You should be sending out periodic newsletter to all your affiliates—no less than once a month—that include important news, selling tips, success stories of other affiliates, and your latest product or service promotions. Its purpose should be to motivate and encourage your affiliates.

If you do not currently publish a newsletter, or you feel that yours could use some fine-tuning, try including the following parts in your affiliate newsletter:

  • Earnings of your top 10 affiliates

  • Code for automatic rotation links

  • Names of the affiliates of the month

  • Affiliate, marketing, and search engine tips

  • A co-marketing plug

Start out each of your newsletters listing the commission amounts for the top 10 earners in the past month. Do not ...

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