Marketing

2019 Report: Social Media Use in Canada

2019 Report: Social Media Use in Canada

Almost 90 percent of Canadians have an internet connection, according to the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA).  Nearly all of them use social media to some extent, and 61 percent engage on social media every single day. Marketers and business owners are learning how to reach them and engage them, but first they need to […]

How to Start an Affiliate Program for a Canadian Business

How to Start an Affiliate Program for a Canadian Business

The most powerful, effective, efficient and economical way to market your Canadian products or services online is through an affiliate program (also known as Associate Programs or Partner Programs). Affiliate programs are based on performance, allowing you to advertise on countless websites around the world, yet only pay for it when a sale is made. […]

6 Ways the Pro’s Turn Traffic Into Subscribers, Leads & Sales

6 Ways the Pro’s Turn Traffic Into Subscribers, Leads & Sales

Capturing leads and converting them to revenue are two of the most critical, yet elusive, goals of virtually every business. Small businesses, major corporations, retailers, bloggers and digital marketers everywhere, all understand how important it is to their success. Further complicating matters is the fact that this challenge is in a perpetual state of change. […]

2019 Top CPS and CPA Affiliate Networks Revealed

2019 Top CPS and CPA Affiliate Networks Revealed

The annual ranking of Cost per Sale (CPS) and Cost per Action or Cost Per Acquisition (CPA) affiliate networks for 2019 has been revealed by mThink. The ranking is based on their Blue Book Survey of thousands of active performance marketing industry professionals, along with a panel of performance marketing industry experts and mThink’s research. […]

Study: Autumn Marketing Maximizes Black Friday Sales / Traffic

Study: Autumn Marketing Maximizes Black Friday Sales / Traffic

Delivering Black Friday and Cyber Monday messages over time results in more sales and website traffic, according to a new UK study by Conversant. Results prove the ideal time to launch campaigns is in September. Given that UK consumer behaviour more closely reflects that of Canadian consumers than American consumer behaviour, we can assume that […]

Overcome the Big 5 Challenges Facing Email Marketers ©

Overcome the Big 5 Challenges Facing Email Marketers ©

Email is still the most popular and potentially lucrative tool in cyberspace. It retains its lead in every age group over social media networks in Canada, which is significant considering Canada leads the World in social media usage. Smart marketers continue to focus on email as a marketing tool, but two recent reports agree that […]