Want to make 2014 the Year of New Customers?

Jul 31, 2014 No Comments by

AvantLink.Com brings in New Customers!

2014 the Year of New Customers!

AvantLink is pleased and excited to announce a new feature in the AvantLink networks that allows our merchants to reward affiliates for purchases made by new customers!

What does this mean to your affiliate program?  New Customers!

With a small adjustment to your site you can reward affiliates with either a higher commission on that coveted new customer sale or even a flat dollar amount.  Combine this powerful feature along with AvantLink’s industry leading affiliate screening and brand protection process and you are sure to bring  new customers to your site.  The affiliate’s commission rate stays the same for returning traffic but this feature will provide incentive to bring new customers to you and also demonstrated the power of the AvantLink Affiliate Network.

How hard is this to integrate?  Simple!

It is an easy change to make just click here to take a look at the AvantLink Forums post with instructions and as always if you have any questions please do not hesitate to send us an email at support@avantlink.com.

Don’t miss out on this great new feature that entices your affiliates to find and send new customers to your store.  It’s time to make 2014 the Year of New Customers so bring it on!

Happy converting and enjoy the day!

 

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Surfboards.com Affiliate Program is live!

Jul 31, 2014 No Comments by

Surfboards.com

Introducing a new, exclusive AvantLink merchant:

Surfboards.com

Surfboards.com is the premier online retailer of, you guessed it, surf gear and apparel. The surf shop was established in 2005 by Founder and President Adam Swiecki a former Army officer who learned to surf while stationed in Hawaii. In 2014 Swiecki bought the domain Surfboards.com and transitioned the business to the new home on the web.

Optimized for both ease of navigation and high conversion, Surfboards.com carries all the must-have brands in the industry. Quiksilver, Billabong, Hurley, Volcom, Rip Curl, Dakine, O’Neill…the list goes on. Besides selection, they offer world class customer service, operational excellence, and unbeatable prices.

Surfboards.com Affiliate Program highlights include:

  • 7% flat rate commission
  • 60-day cookie duration
  • Real-time inventory
  • Daily customer service, including live chat, from 8am-4pm PST
  • 98% shipping within 24 hours
  • Free shipping on orders over $75 (including surfboards)
  • Constant maintenance of an accurate datafeed with 10K plus surf products
  • Dedicated affiliate program manager
  • Custom artwork and banners available

Let us know what we can do to help you get started promoting Surfboards.com. Contact anyone at AvantLink or the program manager Adam Swiecki, info@surfboards.com.

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Juil Affiliate Program is live!

Jul 30, 2014 No Comments by

Juil

Introducing a new AvantLink merchant:

Juil

Earthing Sandals and Shoes

Juil was created to enhance the well being of their customers. They spent 5+ years with designers, engineers, and footwear experts to introduce a product that would be unmatched and previously not seen on the market. The goal was to both educate consumers and inspire them to make one of the simplest, yet often most forgotten and neglected, connections available to them. Of course, this refers to the connection to the earth beneath and around us – one of the greatest sources of healing and well being available.

Juil Affiliate Program highlights include:

  • Commission Rate: 10%
  • Cookie Duration: 90 Days
  • Natural comfort through our copper dots
  • Quality oiled-leather sandals
  • Free shipping & returns
  • AffiliateManager.com program management

Let us know what we can do to help you get started promoting Juil. Contact anyone at AvantLink or the program manager Jon Nunez, juil@affiliatemanager.com.

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Don’t Miss AvantLink’s Booth #214 at Affiliate Summit East (ASE)

Jul 30, 2014 No Comments by

AvantLinkCom.png    Affiliate Summit East in NYC

 

VISIT US AT BOOTH #214

 

Are you and yours going to Affiliate Summit East? 

We are so excited to be at ASE and would love to see you.  Pop over to booth #214 and say hi to the AvantLink crew and find out more about our top-five reasons to work closer with AvantLink:

  1. Supercharged Program Management - Meet some of AvantLink’s Top Program Managers.  Learn more about this service and what they can do for both Merchants and Affiliates.
  2. Stunning Affiliates – Looking for quality affiliates? Find out more about how AvantLink vets it’s recruits and why we turn away 70% of all affiliate applications.
  3. New Customers are the bomb!  Learn about how AvantLink’s technology lets you reward affiliates for bringing new customers to your site.
  4. Multi-Network Attribution, De-Duplication, and Click Stream Clarity – Find out about AvantMetrics, the premiere multi-network attribution and reporting tool that provides the data needed to make significant improvements to your affiliate experience.
  5. Pioneering Technology – Find out about the most cutting-edge technology in the affiliate marketing space today.  We love to show it off.

We are so excited to be in the city that never sleeps.  Let’s connect and come up with new ways to partner and drive more conversions!

See you there!

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Sierra Designs Affiliate Program is live!

Jul 29, 2014 No Comments by

Sierra Designs

Introducing a new, exclusive AvantLink merchant:

Sierra Designs

Sierra Designs builds products that improve life in the backcountry through a design philosophy of intelligent minimalism. By resisting conventional thinking, they are able to employ novel solutions that are both better and different. Through smart design products function in a way that provides comfort, allowing for better performance in the outdoors.

“For us, intelligent minimalism isn’t a buzzword. It’s not an abstract concept. It’s a real philosophy that drives every design decision we make. Every zipper, every seam, every material, every pole of every tent — we ask ourselves: Will it weigh you down? Or will it enhance your experience?”

Sierra Designs Brand Value Propositions:

  • Sierra Designs is a division of American Recreation Products
  • Free Shipping on orders over $125
  • Quick order fulfillment
  • Socially responsible company
  • Lifetime warranty on materials and workmanship

Sierra Designs Affiliate Program Highlights:

  • 30-day cookie duration
  • Tiered commission structure up to 8%
  • Average Order Value of $215
  • Clique Affiliate Marketing program management

Let us know what we can do to help you get started promoting Sierra Designs. Contact anyone at AvantLink or the program manager Brian Boyd, americanrec@cliqueaffiliate.com.

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Merchants, RSVP For The August Interface Training Webinar Now!

Jul 28, 2014 No Comments by

AvantLink Monthly Merchant Interface Training

On the first Wednesday of each month, we offer an account training overview & webinar for AvantLink affiliate program managers.  August’s webinar will take place on Wednesday the 6th and should be incredibly informative for new and old program managers alike- we’d love to have you attend!

For those that aren’t already aware, these training webinars cover the most important components of the AvantLink interface for merchants, as well as basic tactics and strategies for managing your program. This is also a great time to get your questions answered and find out about new features.

The next webinar will occur on:

AvantLink Merchant Interface Training
Wednesday, August 6th, 2014
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM MDT

After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar.

If you have new team members who need to get up to speed on our platform, make sure they register. We also encourage seasoned program managers to attend periodically as a refresher to optimize Affiliate program performance.It’s not uncommon for a merchant to yield a significant up swing in program performance simply by applying some of the fundamental management mechanics we will outline during these sessions.

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Kelty Affiliate Program is live!

Jul 28, 2014 No Comments by

Kelty

Introducing a new, exclusive AvantLink merchant:

Kelty

Since 1952, Kelty has built affordable, reliable outdoor gear that enables everyone, from the first-time camper to the experienced backcountry hiker, to enjoy the outdoors.

Kelty designs easy-to-use products that are the foundation of operations for your adventure. From the intuitively designed TraiLogic Collection to proprietary DriDown, your customers will find the gear and technology to ensure freedom to enjoy what matters most – the adventure.

Kelty Brand Value Propositions:

  • Kelty is a division of American Recreation Products
  • Free Shipping on orders over $125
  • Quick order fulfillment
  • Socially responsible company
  • Lifetime warranty on materials and workmanship

Kelty Affiliate Program Highlights:

  • 30-day cookie duration
  • Tiered commission structure up to 8%
  • Average order value of $160
  • Clique Affiliate Marketing program management

Let us know what we can do to help you get started promoting Kelty. Contact anyone at AvantLink or the program manager Brian Boyd, americanrec@cliqueaffiliate.com.

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Blue Ridge Firearms Affiliate Program is live!

Jul 25, 2014 No Comments by

Blue Ridge Firearms

Introducing a new, exclusive AvantLink merchant:

Blue Ridge Firearms

Blue Ridge Firearms is a family-owned business located in the North Georgia mountains. They are a young, aggressive company that conducts 100% of business through direct personal interaction, telephone, email, our website as well as consignment auctions.

With over 30,000 products in over 200 categories, they offer a comprehensive selection for the hunting and sport shooting community. Other companies may offer similar products and services, but
Blue Ridge Firearms’ service, pricing and inventory sets them apart.

Blue Ridge Firearms affiliate program highlights include:

  • Earn up to 8% for every sale
  • 60-day cookie duration
  • Free shipping on orders over $150
  • $142 average order value
  • Price match guarantee on all firearms
  • Return policy: 30 days
  • 100% parasite free
  • Outstanding customer service & loyal customer base
  • Outdoor industry’s highest quality brands
  • Dedicated program manager

Let us know what we can do to help you get started promoting Blue Ridge Firearms. Contact anyone at AvantLink or the program manager Bret Smith, bret@blueridgefirearms.com.

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Cotopaxi Affiliate Program is live!

Jul 24, 2014 No Comments by

Cotopaxi

Introducing a new, exclusive AvantLink merchant:

Cotopaxi

Cotopaxi’s mission is to make carefully crafted outdoor gear and give back to humanity. They do things differently in the outdoor industry and inspire people to do more for the world. Cotopaxi sells products direct to consumers online. This model allows them to offer higher-quality products without the retail markup. In turn, each piece of Cotopaxi gear is tied to a humanitarian cause in one of the poorest regions of the world. For example, when you buy a Cotopaxi India water bottle, you give clean water to a person in India for six months through our partner, charity: water.

Cotopaxi affiliate program highlights include:

  • 10% commission
  • 30-day cookie
  • Increased commissions or bonuses for special sales incentives
  • Access to a large selection of banners, text links and a product feed
  • Responsive affiliate program manager to help maximize your sales
  • Custom promotions and partnerships available upon request
  • Free shipping on orders over $99
  • Lifetime warranty on all products
  • Every product sold helps a person in poverty

Let us know what we can do to help you get started promoting Cotopaxi. Contact anyone at AvantLink or the program manager Allison Schwam, allisonschwam@yahoo.com.

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Bay Alarm Medical Affiliate Program is live!

Jul 23, 2014 No Comments by

Bay Alarm Medical

Introducing a new AvantLink merchant:

Bay Alarm Medical

The Bay Alarm Medical Affiliate Program provides online publishers with the opportunity to earn great commissions promoting the #1 Rated Medical Alert service in America. As an affiliate, you will have access to Bay Alarm Medical’s creative assets that have been designed to appeal to your audience.

Bay Alarm Medical is recommended by the Huffington Post, has been TopTenReviews.com top-ranked medical alert service since 2012 and has a 4½ star rating on ConsumerAffairs.com. Read all their reviews.

Endorsing Bay Alarm Medical services can help you give your visitors a way to connect with the best medical alert service available, enhance your Web site and earn big commissions.

Program highlights include:

  • Generous $65 Payout!
  • High Conversion Rate
  • 120-Day Cookie
  • PS Web Solutions program management

Let us know what we can do to help you get started promoting Bay Alarm Medical. Contact anyone at AvantLink or the program manager Paul Schroader, paul.s@bayalarmmedical.com.

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