Posts By: Shawn Collins

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466 Reasons to Attend Affiliate Summit East 2016

Affiliate Summit West 2016 is taking place July 31 – August 2 at the New York Marriott Marquis in New York City, and I’ve put together a list of reasons why you can’t miss the conference and tradeshow. Well, these are just some of the highlights – there are many more reasons why you should […..]

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Gurus Hate Us

One Weird Trick a Struggling Marketer Learned… Did you know that Affiliate Summit regularly puts out large volumes of quality content for free for digital marketers? Well yes, it’s true. For the past ten years, we’ve been filming the educational sessions at Affiliate Summit, and they go up on our YouTube channel for free. Hundreds […..]

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Affiliate Summit East 2016 Has Raised $7,912 So Far to Fight Breast Cancer

The Race to Affiliate Summit East 2016, a dailymile challenge where Affiliate Summit will donate $1 to benefit AVON 39 The Walk to End Breast Cancer in support of Affiliate Marketers Give Back team for each mile exercised through the challenge, is going through July 15, 2016. There are currently 32 folks involved in the […..]

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Performance Marketing Summit Chicago 2016 Recap

The Performance Marketing Summit took place on Sunday, May 15 at the InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile. The Performance Marketing Summit was limited to about 100 people and one sponsor (thanks ShareASale!), and we fit in an agenda with lots of networking and sessions from eight speakers into the one day event. There was a networking […..]

13th birthday Turns 13 Today

Once upon a time, there was an affiliate marketing event called Affiliate Force. The last one took place on a cruise ship out of Miami over April 24-28, 2003, and I chatted with Missy Ward on that ship about the need for a better event for the industry. We talked on the phone soon after, […..]

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Affiliate Fraud Triggers You’re Ignoring, But Shouldn’t

Monica Eaton will be speaking on “Affiliate Fraud Triggers You’re Ignoring, But Shouldn’t” at 4:005 pm on July 31, 2016 at Affiliate Summit East 2016 in NYC. Session description: Affiliate fraud affects your campaigns in ways you cannot even fathom. It’s time to expose the secrets fraudsters don’t want you to know and finally put […..]

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Snoop Dogg to Perform at Affiliate Ball During Affiliate Summit East 2016

The Affiliate Ball, the official party on the Monday of Affiliate Summit East 2016, has confirmed that Snoop Dogg will be performing at the event. Snoop Dogg will be performing as DJ Snoopadelic. You can RSVP now at The Affiliate Ball is taking place on August 1 – the Monday of Affiliate Summit East […..]

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Which Pass Should I Get for Affiliate Summit?

We are often asked which type of pass people should get when they register for Affiliate Summit, and it comes down to your objectives and what you plan to take away from the conference. There are three types of passes available: Networking, Networking Plus, and VIP. Here is a breakdown of what you get with […..]

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New Podcast About the People of Affiliate Marketing

I recently launched a new podcast, This is Affiliate Marketing with Shawn Collins, about the people of affiliate marketing. I figured there are plenty of podcasts about the nuts and bolts of affiliate marketing, as well as predictions, favorite tools, etc. So, I wanted to do something different, and help people get to know the […..]