Posts By: Missy Ward

New Networking Event at ASW10: Affiliate Showcase

We are excited to announce that we will be holding a new networking event during Affiliate Summit West 2010, called the Affiliate Showcase. The Affiliate Showcase will be an opportunity for affiliates to preside over tables where merchants and networks can visit with them to discuss working together. The event will take place on Monday,

Affiliate Summit Wants to Interview You during ad:tech New York

Shawn Collins and I will be manning the Affiliate Summit booth (#1455) during ad:tech New York on November 4-5 at Javits Center. In addition, we’ve partnered with Murray Newlands of (interviewer extraordinaire) to conduct video interviews during the event that we will host on the Affiliate Summit Blog as well as on Murray

Audience Conference: A Must-Attend for Smart Marketers

Successful marketing is not a numbers game. If you think that your circle of influence is defined by the number of folks that follow you on Twitter, think again. Smart marketers understand that no matter how large your audience is, if you can’t get them interested and give them a reason to listen, you might Not-So-Silent, Silent Auction

Team Affiliate Marketers Give Back needs some help getting a few of their team mates over the fundraising minimum so that they are all able to wak together next month, during the Avon Walk for Breast Cancer in Los Angeles.

They put out a call for donations for their Not-So-Silent, Silent Auction and they received some great items donated by fantastic individuals and companies. You’ll find the list of items below.

The auction will run until 11:59pm EST on Friday, August 28th. To bid on the item, simply enter your name and amount you would like to bid. The winner will be the highest bid entered before the auction deadline. (Please make sure that you use your correct email address when prompted, so that we may contact you if you are the winner).

Not-so-silent, Silent Auction Items:

  • 6 Night Vacation for Two to any Sandals or Beaches Luxury Resort in the Caribbean
  • Affiliate Summit West 2010 Platinum Pass
  • Missy Ward Will Let You Brand Her Boobies During BlogWorld
  • Sidesplitting Branding Opportunity on Affiliate Thing Podcast
  • 2,000 Twitter Followers Targeted to Your Keywords by IDTweet
  • Choice of One Legacy Learning Systems Multi-Media Course
  • 1-Year Supply of Vemma Nutrition Program
  • 1-Year Supply of Vemma Next Nutritional Formula for Kids.
  • Thesis Theme for WP, Developer’s Option
  • IZEAFest Conference Pass
  • 1-Month Access to TheBizWebCoach
  • Branding Opportunity on
  • Two Hours of Consulting From Lisa Picarille
  • Gourmet Dinner for Two from GourmetStation
  • Two Hours of Consulting with Lisa Riolo
  • Ten Hours of Consulting with Eric Ewe
  • Other items will be added over the course of the week, so please check back frequently.

    Affiliate Summit East 2009 Parties

    There’s no shortage of evening networking opportunities happening during Affiliate Summit East 2009. Below is a listing of the parties that are taking place during the conference. Please note: As some of the parties are “by invitation only”, we suggest you contact the company directly for more information. Saturday, August 8, 2009 Pre-Summit Networking

    Affiliate Summit Run with Peter Shankman

    In Issue 7 of FeedFront Magazine we focus on Affiliate Marketers preparing their body and mind to be successful and gain a competitive edge in the fast-paced world of business. In keeping with that theme, Peter Shankman, the Founder and CEO of, and keynote speaker on Day 3 of Affiliate Summit, will be hosting

    New York Advertising Tax Impact Survey

    In November, 2007, New York’s Governor Spitzer proposed the Advertising Tax and was shot down. Three months later, he proposed it again and it was subsequently championed by Governor Paterson. In June 2008, the New York Advertising Tax kicked-in after a brief 6-month deliberation by the state legislators, who estimated that the revenue that New

    September 14th is Affiliate Day

    If you’ve checked out FeedFront Magazine, Issue #7, then you know that Shawn Collins and Missy Ward, the co-founders of Affiliate Summit, were spontaneously inspired to create Affiliate Day — a day to recognize the power of Affiliate Marketing. They will be holding several fun-filled promotions over the course of the day, designed to increase

    Volunteers Needed for a Fundraiser

    Affiliate Marketers Give Back will be holding a fundraiser during the Meet Market at Affiliate Summit East 2009, on Sunday, August 9th. They will be giving away limited-edition Affiliate Summit Breast Cancer Awareness Hat with a $40.00 donation (that’s a donation of $1.00 per mile they’re walking) and Affiliate Marketers Give Back Laptop Stickers with