Shawn Collins

  • Many Booths and Tables for Affiliate Summit East 2017 Sold Already

    We opened registration for Affiliate Summit East 2017 Meet Market tables and booths a few weeks ago, and about half of the tables and booths are already booked. The conference is taking place July 30 – August 1, 2017 at the New York Marriott Marquis in New York, NY. Details and pricing are available at the Affiliate Summit East 2017 exhibitors page. Prices go up after February 17, 2017.

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  • Recap of Affiliate Summit West 2017

    Affiliate Summit West 2017, which took place January 15-17, 2017 at Paris Las Vegas Hotel, has come and gone. It was a fantastic bunch of days of networking, learning, and friends with the awesome backdrop of Las Vegas. I was chronicling the before, during, and after of Affiliate Summit on Instagram, and here’s how my iPhone said it all went down.

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  • Jeannine Crooks on Denver Sports, Prague, and the USPS

    Jeannine Crooks, Client Services Manager of Affiliate Window US, joined me to chat on my podcast, This is Affiliate Marketing with Shawn Collins. I wanted to learn more about the real Jeannine, so I asked her a variety of questions I figured she had not been asked in previous interviews. Jeannine Crooks on Denver Sports, Prague, and the USPS.

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  • Network Before Affiliate Summit West 2017

    Hopefully, you’ve already been scheduling meetings for Affiliate Summit West 2017. If not, get moving on that now. The Affiliate Summit West 2017 networking site, powered by Pathable, will help you network with other attendees. This tool will enable you to view the profiles and interests of the other attendees; discover which of your contacts from Facebook, Twitter, and Link ...

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  • Is Your Business Planted or Buried?

    I was chatting with some people at a recent conference about the origins of Affiliate Summit, and they were surprised to hear that we started with nothing, but some passion and ideas. Our initial investment was literally the domain registration. The rest was a matter of using our hosting and email accounts, calling in favors, and making things up as we went along.

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  • Affiliate Summit West 2017 Donates $14,601 to Fight Breast Cancer

    The Race to Affiliate Summit West 2017 has ended. This was an exercise challenge where Affiliate Summit committed to donating $1 for each mile to benefit the Avon Breast Cancer Crusade. Participants cycled, ran, swam, walked, and did other workouts to add up miles for the charity competition. There were 67 folks involved in the challenge, and overall, there were 14,601 miles ...

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  • Dress for the Job You Want

    My first job out of college required me to wear dress pants, a button-down shirt, and a tie to work each day. I was working at the front desk of a Comfort Suites for $5.50 an hour. The next job had a more standardized uniform of khaki pants and a blue button-down shirt. I was on the way up the corporate ladder as I landed an Assistant Manager gig at Blockbuster Video at $7.00 an hour.

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  • Affiliate Summit West 2017 is Officially Sold Out

    Affiliate Summit West 2017, starting on Sunday, January 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, is now SOLD OUT. As we process cancellations, the registration page will open up and additional registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Check the Affiliate Summit West 2017 registration page for availability. If you’re able to enter your registration — you’re good to go.

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  • It’s Not Show Business, It’s Show Friends

    The movie Jerry Maguire is stocked with quotable lines. One of my favorites was, ‘It’s not “show friends.” It’s show *business*’, from Bob Sugar, the cutthroat protégé of Tom Cruise’s character, played by Jay Mohr. Photo credit: Drew Bennett That’s sort of like the “Greed is Good” of the 90’s. Everybody continues to say it, but it’s a jerky sentiment at the core.

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  • Affiliate Summit West 2017 Will Sell Out Any Day Now

    Affiliate Summit West 2017 passes are selling quickly this week – it looks like we’ll be sold out as early as December 27, 2016. Affiliate Summit West 2017 is taking place on January 15-17, 2017 at Paris Las Vegas Hotel. The conference and tradeshow offers attendees: three tradeshow areas packed with affiliates, merchants, vendors, networks, technology providers, digital ...

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  • Affiliate Summit East 2017 Booth and Table Registrations Now Open

    Registration is now open for Affiliate Summit East 2017 (July 30 – August 1, 2017 in NYC) Meet Market tables and booths. Once again, we are offering real-time selections. Simply choose from an available location when registering and it’s all yours. No waiting! Whether your priority is lead generation, brand awareness, or positioning, our exhibitor and sponsorship packages ar ...

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  • Strengthen Your Q4 Site Offense

    You are heading towards the fourth quarter with a game plan, and things are going right so far, but are you prepared to call an audible if need be? Just like in football, you’ll sometimes have to call a substitute play in business to adjust to sudden changes that you see. It’s not ideal to have to switch things up to react to external events, but if you are prepared, you can ...

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  • Paris Las Vegas Hotel is Sold Out for Affiliate Summit West 2017

    Affiliate Summit West 2017 is more than a month away, but rooms at our group rate at Paris Las Vegas Hotel are now sold out. The Affiliate Summit room rate was set to be available through December 21, 2016 or until the group block sold-out, whichever came first. Usually, a sell out happens first, so I’d encourage you to get on it sooner the next time around. If ...

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  • Steve Hall on JetBlue, Friday Night Lights, and Cape Cod

    Steve Hall, conference photographer and the guy behind AdRants, joined me to chat on my podcast, This is Affiliate Marketing with Shawn Collins. I wanted to learn more about the real Steve, so I asked him a variety of questions I figured he had not been asked in previous interviews. Steve Hall on JetBlue, Friday Night Lights, and Cape Cod.

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  • 8 Ways to Travel Easier

    I fly around often for work, and I have some strategies and tricks to make my trips easier. Whether you travel or the time, or just occasionally, see below for some things you may not be doing, yet. Install Rideshare Apps: Uber and Lyft are in most cities, and I far prefer them to yellow cabs for comfort and ease of booking the rides.

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  • Details on the ShareASale Party at Affiliate Summit West 2017

    ShareASale has announced the details for their party at Affiliate Summit West 2017 in Las Vegas – the Tailgate Party Under the Stars. The party is taking place on Sunday, January 15, 2017 at JEWEL Nightclub (located in ARIA) – it will go from 8:00 PM through midnight. Optional theme: your favorite sporting attire. And if you needed any more convincing, they will have ...

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