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What exactly is affiliate/performance marketing? And how are the world's leading companies using this model to outperform in their marketing and business partnerships? Join us on the Outperform with Acceleration Partners podcast to hear insightful, valuable and eye-opening discussions about what it truly means to create transparent, high-value partnerships that bring more customers, incremental sales and faster growth.

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What exactly is affiliate/performance marketing? And how are the world's leading companies using this model to outperform in their marketing and business partnerships? Join us on the Outperform with Acceleration Partners podcast to hear insightful, valuable and eye-opening discussions about what it truly means to create transparent, high-value partnerships that bring more customers, incremental sales and faster growth.

    Are you Prepared for the Cookieless Future of Marketing?

    Are you Prepared for the Cookieless Future of Marketing?

    On this episode, Jon Claydon, founder and CEO of Streamline Marketing (an Acceleration Partners’ company) sheds light on this issue and explains what it’s likely to mean for advertisers and their affiliate marketing programs.
    Show Notes
    What “cookies” are/do and how they’ve historically been used in marketing. How cookies have been used in affiliate marketing specifically. Changes in the world of web browsers and mobile device operating systems that are impacting tracking cookies. Alternatives to third-party cookies if/when they go away. What affiliate marketing’s future might look like in a cookieless world. Consequences for marketing channels that still use cookies to profile and track people.

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    • 22 min
    How Trademark Plus Partnerships are Improving Affiliate Program Performance

    How Trademark Plus Partnerships are Improving Affiliate Program Performance

    On this episode, we discuss how brands are using Trademark Bidding and Trademark Plus within their affiliate programs to help prevent competitors from bidding on their branded keywords in paid search campaigns.
    Show Notes
    What Trademark Bidding is in affiliate marketing. Why Trademark Bidding/Trademark Plus is unique to affiliate marketing. How brands are leveraging their affiliate partnerships to effectively run Trademark Plus campaign within their affiliate programs. The process Jenn and our affiliate program management team follow to customize Trademark Plus campaigns for clients. How Trademark Bidding / Trademark Plus campaigns are helping brands prevent competitors from bidding on their branded search terms.
    Links related to this episode Episode Transcription
    Quick Guide to Trademark Bidding (one-pager)
    [Case Study] Increasing Revenue and Brand Control with Trademark Plus Affiliate Partnerships

    • 20 min
    What’s Ahead for Affiliate Partnerships

    What’s Ahead for Affiliate Partnerships

    On this episode, Michelle Morgan, Director of Publisher Development at Acceleration Partners, shares insights into what the future holds for affiliate partnerships and why this evolution is so valuable to brands.
    Show Notes
    What the affiliate partnership landscape looked like in 2020 Learnings from how brands have and are partnering with affiliates Surprising partnership challenges and opportunities What’s likely to lie ahead in 2021 and beyond for affiliate marketing partnerships What brand-to-brand partnerships are and how companies are leveraging them within their affiliate programs  
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    • 22 min
    Answers to Affiliate Marketing FAQs

    Answers to Affiliate Marketing FAQs

    On this episode, Brianna Stetson, an Account Director at Acceleration Partners, answers some frequently asked questions about affiliate marketing, the key players that make up the affiliate model and how brands measure success within their affiliate programs.


    Show Notes:
    What affiliate marketing is and how it works What performance-based means in affiliate marketing What an affiliate partner is and what they do for brands Traditional and nontraditional affiliate partners How brands know what types of affiliates to partner with in their program What affiliate technology is and their role in affiliate marketing How affiliate links work Common affiliate marketing key performance indicators (KPIs) Differences between affiliate marketing and influencer marketing What actions brands pay affiliate partners on How brands use affiliate marketing to generate high-value leads Affiliate marketing terms and conditions and what those are

    • 19 min
    Exploring the Global Expansion Trend in Affiliate Marketing

    Exploring the Global Expansion Trend in Affiliate Marketing

    On this episode you’ll learn about a growing global expansion trend in affiliate marketing that many brands are embracing. Our guest, Kevin Osborne, Sr. Vice President of Client Strategy at Acceleration Partners, talks about what brands have shared with him about this global expansion trend and why he thinks it will likely increase in 2020 and beyond.

    • 12 min
    How Purple Carrot’s Affiliate Partners are Helping Them Navigate a New Normal

    How Purple Carrot’s Affiliate Partners are Helping Them Navigate a New Normal

    In this episode of Outperform, you’ll hear Purple Carrot’s Marketing Project Manager, Allison Rolish, share how the plant-based meal kit company grew their business before and during the global pandemic with the help of their affiliate partners, as well as what they did to effectively keep up with the increased demand for their subscription-based service.
    Show Notes:
    How Purple Carrot’s affiliate partners were helping the brand grow their awareness and meal kit service prior to COVID-19. How the documentary Game Changers impacted Purple Carrot’s business and how their affiliate partners used the film to promote Purple Carrot’s meal subscription service. What Purple Carrot experienced in March when COVID-19 became a household name around the world. What Purple Carrot and their affiliate program management team did to facilitate their significant month-over-month order increases and not overwhelm their delivery team. How Purple Carrot handled the rapid increase in new affiliates wanting to join their program. Some wins and learnings that have come out of navigating the pandemic and how Purple Carrot is planning on moving forward in these uncertain times. Hear more Outperform podcast episodes at https://www.accelerationpartners.com/resources/#podcast
     

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