Blog Audit: Get Your Blog Ready for Fall & Winter


The weather is starting to cool down and before we know it fall will be here! Your blog will change from posts about your favorite pool accessories and beach vacations. You will start to write about the kids back-to-school fashion or appetizers for the big Sunday football games. As you dive deeper into the fall […]

Tip of the Day: Know Your Readers!


As bloggers, our job is to cultivate content for our audience to keep them interested and coming back for more. Dedicated blogs crop up around a variety of topics: fashion, travel, kids or family life, food and so on. We can get so caught up trying to consistently publish new content that we fail to […]

Why Bloggers Should Optimize Past Posts


As ShareASale’s Blogger Liaison, I’ve been working with bloggers every day for the last eight months and I’ve attended seven blogger-focused conferences in the past year. While every blog I come across is different and tells a unique story, much of what I hear about blogger’s experiences with Affiliate Marketing is very similar. It sounds […]

Five New Year’s ‘BlogOlutions’


Five New Year’s ‘BlogOlutions’ “This year flew by!” “Where did this year go?” “How is it already 2016?!” We’re all thinking it, how has another year already come and gone? The new year often sparks new ideas, new plans, and of course, new resolutions. Maybe some people want to eat healthier, exercise more or visit […]

Tip of the Day: Content Call-to-Action


Call to Action (CTA) definition: an instruction to the audience to provoke an immediate response, usually using an imperative verb. Wikipedia Turn passive blog readers into dedicated fans by prompting them with a Call-to-Action at the end of your post. Or, if your website has the functionality, try a pop-up window that directs readers to […]

Differentiating Affiliate Marketing: What Sets this Monetization Channel Apart


Differentiating Affiliate Marketing: What Sets this Monetization Channel Apart There are many options available for bloggers and Affiliates to monetize their websites these days, from sponsored posts to AdSense to using Ad Networks. Thousands of Merchants are taking advantage of Affiliate Marketing techniques, which has led to a significant increase in publishers turning to Affiliate […]

6 Tools Bloggers Should Be Using!


6 Tools Bloggers Should Be Using! If you have been following our blog closely over the past couple years, you may remember our previous post called ‘5 Tools Every Affiliate Should Use on ShareASale.’ Well, I have good news for you Affiliates out there! ShareASale recently added and made improvements to our Affiliate and blogger-friendly […]

3 Common Questions from Incoming and New Merchants


Being a part of the Sales Team at ShareASale, I get asked numerous questions from incoming Merchants about our Affiliate base. These are the Top 3 I hear most frequently: What kind of Affiliates do you have? Should I approve all Affiliates that apply to my program? How can I build up my Affiliate base? […]

#HowTo – How to Decorate your Home for the Holidays


If you’re anything like me, you’ll walk into a department store around the Holidays and want to buy every single item in sight to decorate your home. Everything is so delightful and festive, it brings a smile to your face – I mean, how can you turn away adorable little snowmen globes to put on […]