Episodes

Predictions for 2021

7 months ago

As people celebrate the end of a tough 2020 and enter 2021 with some new hope, Derek and Galel discuss what they foresee for the upcoming year. Learn about task management, influencer marketing, and what key areas of business you need to pay attention to in order to prosper this year!

Tool of the Week
Things for MacOS
Todoist for Windows

News of the Week
Here’s Why Brands Are Failing at Influencer Campaigns (and What to Focus on in 2021)

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Goal Setting for 2021

8 months ago

This week, Derek and Galel discuss what affiliate marketers should be looking at in 2021. They’ll show listeners their goal-setting strategies for each year, quarter, month, and week. This episode serves as a step-by-step blueprint for setting yourself up to have a fantastic year! 

Tool of the Week
Majestic’s Link Graph Tool

News of the Week
Short video ads impact all stages of purchase funnel, study says

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Workflowy
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Affiliate Marketing in December: What Works?

8 months ago

In this episode, Derek and Galel discuss how affiliates can take advantage of this time of year to maximize revenue. December can be an interesting month for affiliate marketers. Besides Google’s December 2020 core update screwing things up this year, ad prices typically go up, and consumers may have their attention diverted to finish up their holiday shopping. 

Tool of the Week
Frase.io

News of the Week
Google’s December 2020 core update was big, even bigger than May 2020, say data providers

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Hot Affiliate Niches for 2021

8 months ago

2020 is FINALLY coming to an end. While many people would like to put this year behind them, it’s been a year of many great lessons for affiliate marketing professionals. In this episode, Derek and Galel discuss what niches they think will be hot in 2021. Affiliates who listen to this episode will have several ready-made campaign ideas handed to them, so start positioning yourself for a massive year right now!

Tool of the Week
GoPro Hero9

News of the Week
Cyber Monday sales smashed records, but missed forecasts

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Elevate Credibility by Becoming an Authority

9 months ago

Gaining trust is one of the challenges of an online marketer. There are some essential items many affiliates neglect when promoting offers that can help elevate your credibility, which helps propel you from random Internet website to an authoritative resource. Some tweaks are as minimal as a $10 investment, others are more substantial. In this episode, Derek and Galel discuss how affiliates can elevate their businesses by increasing their credibility and authority. 

Tool of the Week
Storyblocks.com

News of the Week
Cameo Wants to Be Among the ‘Largest Ad Makers in the World’

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Black Friday: How Affiliates Can Prepare

9 months ago

The biggest shopping days of the year are Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Just because brick-and-mortar retailers and eCommerce brands are taking part doesn’t mean that affiliates should sit on the sidelines. In this episode, Derek and Galel discuss how affiliates can take capture some of the MASSIVE amounts of spending that take place over these shopping days in November. 

Tool of the Week
Clickcease

News of the Week
Google: Core Web Vitals Becoming Ranking Signals in May 2021

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How to Increase Your Focus

9 months ago

We have a lot competing for our attention each day. Top entrepreneurs have to know how to get a lot done every day. On top of that, conditions like ADHD can add in another layer of complexity. This week, Derek and Galel discuss their methods to combat distractions and GET STUFF DONE!

Tool of the Week
Hemingway App

News of the Week
Google Announces Passage-Based Ranking

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Using Lead Magnets to Increase Revenue

10 months ago

This is an action-packed episode where Derek and Galel discuss the current political & economic landscape related to COVID-19, the presidential election in the United States, share a couple of valuable tools and breaking news on Google, then dive into the topic of lead magnets to drive increased revenue and audience segmentation. 

Tool of the Week
Workflowy

News of the Week
https://www.justice.gov/opa/pr/justice-department-sues-monopolist-google-violating-antitrust-laws

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SEO: Why Site Speed Matters

10 months ago

In this week’s episode of The Affiliate Report, Derek & Galel discuss a couple of big elements of SEO that are often overlooked, mainly having to do with site speed. They also discuss two tools that you can use to help you identify issues causing site speed problems, and share a news article about website layout that’s important for all website owners.

Tool of the Week
NitroPack.io

News of the Week
https://www.searchenginejournal.com/changing-web-layout-can-affect-search-rankings/382700/

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