Podcast #7 – Affiliate Marketing for Merchants

Sarah BundyInterview with Sarah Bundy

In this episode, James guest is the School of Internet Marketing’s own Sarah Bundy, where she is an instructor, sharing her years of experience to help others start and building an affiliate marketing career. [Read more...]

Recorded: Sept 1st 2011 – Affiliate Summit, Student Success Stories, Ripple Effect for EpilepsyMoms.com, PAD and PageRank 9 – How It Helps Your Site

"LIVE" Q&A with James Martell

To begin tonight's LIVE Q&A James begins by talking about the upcoming Affiliate Summit West in Las Vegas. He announces his plan to get as many in attendance this year as possible, talks about saving big with the rewards card and emphasizes the power behind taking these events in as often as you can.

Next James touches on his recent Coffee Talk where he brings on BootCamp students who wanted to share their success stories. With so many students reaching a point of earning an income and realizing their dreams James decided to bring those stories to the table as encouragement and support for beginners. [Read more...]

Coffee Talk Interview #61 – New York Locals Vinny O’hare And Deborah Carney (And Industry Veterans) Share Sightseeing Tips On Getting The Most Out Of Your Trip To Affiliate Summit East

James Martell, president of Net Guides Publishing Inc., knows that attending industry events can literally propel your business to new heights because he’s experienced it first hand. Since attending his first event CJU back in 2002 he’s attended many dozens of events meeting up with affiliate managers and students of his trainings. James also knows that while you are in the city anyways you might as well taken some of the sites and sounds.

In this edition of Coffee Talk, James sits down with long time industry veterans and New York residents Vinny O’hare (www.VinnyfromBrooklyn.com) and Deborah Carney (www.LoxlyGallery.com) to discuss the Affiliate Summit East and how to get the most out of your trip to this world-class city. [Read more...]

Coffee Talk Interview #59 – Why You Need to Attend Affiliate Summit: Insider Tips from Co-Founder Shawn Collins

Coffee Talk with Shawn Collins, Co-Founder of Affiliate Summit

James Martell, expert affiliate, trainer, and president of Net Guides Publishing Inc., has been attending the West Coast Affiliate Summit for years—having spoken at his share as well—so in preparation for Affiliate Summit East 2010 in The Big Apple, James sat down with co-founder Shawn Collins to discuss what makes Affiliate Summit the premiere event for affiliates from all walks of life. Whether you’re an expert looking to rub elbows with some of the industry’s best or an amateur looking to score that one all-important “Nugget” of information that will shift your success into high gear, Affiliate Summit is simply a must-do.

The conference has grown from just a handful of affiliate and merchants a few years ago to over 4,000 attendees—so how can you know what to expect? What sessions to attend? Who to search out? And what to do while you’re in New York City for the long weekend? [Read more...]

Recorded: January 21st 2010 – Affiliate Summit West 2010, Coffee Talk with Lon Naylor on Creating Video, Mobile Marketing, Calling Webmasters for Cross Marketing, Daily Traffic Strategies, Social Networking and Twitter

"LIVE" Q&A with James Martell

During this interactive coaching session James opens up with a recap of Affiliate Summit West 2010 including some of the speakers that were there, booths set up by different merchants and how attending these events can really boost your business.

Next James discusses how creating video on your websites can really help you get a leg up in the industry. Video is the latest and greatest and is on the rise. His Coffee Talk Interview with Lon Naylor offers a real eye opener on how to create powerful video for your site. Today the mobile marketing industry is on the rise as well. James discusses how iPhones were the real tool of use at the Affiliate Summit West this year and shares some tips on how to get an edge on this new method of marketing. [Read more...]

Coffee Talk Interview #52 – Everything You’ve Always Wanted To Know About “Affiliate Summit” But Were Afraid To Ask!

Coffee Talk with Shawn Collins, Co-Founder of Affiliate Summit

In his quest to bring better understanding to the affiliate marketing industry, James Martell, successful affiliate marketer and President of Net Guides Publishing, Inc., has Coffee Talk with the co-founder of the Affiliate Summit, Shawn Collins.

Since Shawn “wrote the book” on affiliate marketing for merchants entitled “Successful Affiliate Marketing for Merchants”, Shawn has all of the answers to the probes that James throws at him. Also because James has been to most of the Affiliate Summits since 2000, he covers the conferences from the first cruise with a little over 200 people to the next conference where over 4,000 are expected. [Read more...]

Recorded: January 22th, 2009 – Affiliate Summit 2009, 10 Success Strategies for Internet Marketers, Using Twitter for Website Promotion, Using Video to Develop Articles around, Google Sitemap Plug-in for Drupal, and the Importance of Internal Linking

"LIVE" Q&A with James Martell

During this LIVE Q&A James discusses the events down at Affiliate Summit 2009 in Las Vegas and focuses in detail on Jay Berkowitz's seminar on 10 Success Strategies for Internet Marketers, including the list of those 10 items. He shares examples using EpilepsyMoms.com and how her site is a good example of many of the strategies he talked about.

Then James goes into a detailed discussion in Twitter.com and how it works. He gives some examples that you can do with each of your accounts. He gives suggestions on selecting your Twitter username and recommends using your business name or a keyword around your topic. James also discusses how many Twitter accounts to consider having to keep them manageable. Then he discusses using a free service called Tweet Deck to help make sure you don't miss any of your important updates. [Read more...]