Affiliates

WP Engine Coupons Now on SEO Lockdown

In a recent email out to its affiliates, WP Engine is looking at locking down the “WP Engine coupon” SEO space, “[In] an effort to further improve the WP Engine Affiliate Program and promotions of our services”, according to an email sent out to their affiliates. (WP Force is an affiliate of WP Engine) Looking…

WooThemes to close its affiliate program

In what seems to be becoming a trend, WooThemes CEO sent out an email to its affiliates announcing the scheduled shut down of the WooThemes affiliate program. I’m in the unfortunate position to let you know that we will be closing our referral program on Friday, 8 February 2013. In the last couple of months,…

8BIT closes its affiliate program

8BIT, a provider of premium WordPress themes, recently announced that it’s suspending its affiliate program. They are not the only ones to close their affiliate program though, we saw Headway Themes close its affiliate program mid last year. The Theme Foundry did the same thing just a couple months before Headway Themes. Another affiliate program…

Headway Themes Shutting Down Affiliate Program

I woke up this morning to an email from Grant Griffiths, founder of Headway Themes, announcing that they were closing their affiliate program (at ShareASale). After reaching out to him to figure out why they were closing the program at SAS, he said, “Basically we wanted more control. Working with such a closed system was…

Content Link Manager by Shoemoney

This plugin looks amazing. I remember a few years back when I had to go in and edit each link manually, and when there are dozens to hundreds of links that needed to be managed, it was a serious pain. This plugin makes it super easy to search for keywords, bulk manage existing links, add…

Akismet Partner Program

Akismet has launched a partner program, also called an affiliate program, to help reward people for recommending their service. The payout structure is quite different than you’d expect out of an affiliate program though. The economics We’ll pay 40% of the expected first year revenue. So if the customer signs up for an annual payment,…