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Official Top 20 CPA Affiliate Networks 2014


It’s been almost 2 year since we did the last survey of CPA Networks. It seemed at the time that the industry was changing so fast and that networks were falling off left and right. The idea that continuing to do a survey, when it was possible that one of the top 10 would disappear [...]

Study finds Ads Preferred over Paid or Freemium Apps

Zogby Analytics recently completed a survey of over 1000 adults regarding their preferences when it comes to how companies monetize their apps.  Among other things, the survey asked whether the person being surveyed preferred paid apps, freemium apps or apps that are free but display ads.  They also looked into whether or not people would [...]

Google Being Sued Under Organized Crime Laws


Google, as well as Yellowbook and Ziplocal, are being sued by a locksmith who does business in Northern Virginia and Maryland.  The locksmith is citing multiple state and local laws, including the RICO Act (Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations) in the lawsuit, which is claiming $8.4 million in lost earnings and profit.
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New Study Shows how Gender & OS Impacts Behavior

A new study has recently been performed and released by AppLovin.  The study looked at the behavior of potential customers based on things like the OS of their mobile device, their gender and whether or not they have families.  These types of studies are very important for marketers since they can help us to target [...]

Twitter ‘Digits’ to Allow Logins via Phone Number


One of the biggest parts of the new “Twitter Fabric” development platform is the new login system they are calling ‘digits.’  The system will make it so people don’t have to use unique IDs and passwords on every site, and they don’t need to have a social media account, which is what many sites are [...]

Gmail Launches new “Inbox” Application

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Google has officially announced the launch of ‘Inbox,’ which is an app that brings together all your notifications and other items into one place.  It starts out by displaying your email in a quick and easy way, but it will also display pictures, reminders, flights, receipts, and just about anything else that you want to [...]

Recent updates to mSpy’s affiliate program mark its bold and rapid growth


mSpy, developers of leading cell phone and desktop monitoring solution and their mSpy affiliate program become the largest on the market, as it sees an influx of new affiliate sign-ups. mSpy, which is positioned as the best parental control software and business monitoring tool, has launched its new affiliate platform with key updates to it, [...]

First Snapchat Ad Launched with Great Success

Sexy Snap Chat Ads

Snapchat has recently sold and launched their first live advertisement.  The ad, which was for Universal Pictures upcoming horror movie, “Ouija” is said to have been seen by millions of people.  This is a major milestone for Snapchat, which is used by many people but up until now hasn’t had a good monetization strategy in [...]

Bing Ads Publishes Whitepaper on Cross-Border E-Commerce


There is no doubt that the internet has helped to ‘shrink’ the world and allow people from diverse locations to interact with each other more easily.  In addition to this, however, it has also helped brands and marketers to greatly expand their potential audiences.
According to a recent publication from Nielsen, in the UK there are [...]

New Survey Shows Record Online Shopping Expected this Holiday Season

Beautiful young woman shopping over internet

According to a new survey from the National Retail Federation, a record number of people will be doing their holiday shopping online this year.  In addition, those who do shop online will be spending more money than ever over the web.  This is, of course, excellent news for any digital marketers who are looking to [...]

Facebook Pushes Major Update to Ad Sets

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Facebook launched a feature for organizing advertising campaigns earlier this year.  It was called “ad sets” and allowed marketers to make adjustments to sets of ads all at once, rather than doing them on an individual ad at a time.  While the idea is great, it had a lot of problems and limitations that really [...]

Facebook is now #1 Site for Desktop Video Views


In what will undoubtedly be a surprising turn of events for many, YouTube has been bumped off the top spot for video views online.  According to ComScore, Facebook displayed about a billion more video views than YouTube last month.  The big move is primarily a result from Facebook’s fairly new ‘auto-play’ feature that has videos [...]

FTC is called out by the Wall Street Journal


Search engines have gotten a lot of flack about the way their ads are displayed on the search results pages.  The primary complaint has been that the ads look too similar to the organic results, which can cause some confusion to users regarding what they are clicking on.  The FCT has issued several statements and [...]

Google AdWords gives Mobile Text Ads a Facelift


Using text only ads on a mobile device is still quite popular, and surprisingly effective.  In addition, since they are so simple to make, they are chosen by many marketers who are just looking to get their message out there quickly.  Google has recently announced that they are giving these ads a bit of a [...]

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