Watched item ending soon

July 3, 2007

Ebay focuses on affiliate publishers

Filed under: Uncategorized — estreet @ 7:28 am

The eBay Live! message this year was affiliate, affiliate, affiliate. Umm, ok, I guess that’s what I’ll do.

Unfortunately for eBay affiliates, the tracking cookies get overwritten by the next affiliate’s tracking cookie. For example, if you direct a buyer to eBay and they click on an affiliate link through a listing, your affiliate tracking cookie on the buyer’s desktop is replaced by the new one. Powerful affiliates such as Mpire eBay Pop and listing tools with store windows and “see my other items” links that are placed closest to the buying action will wipe out the small affiliates.

So what’s a quantitative researcher to do? SEO of course. Here’s a nice SEO article on tricks vs. content. I favor content of course. Organic SEO – What Does It Really Mean?

SEO resources from TopRank user poll:


I use the overture keyword site but it sure is sloooow.

Advertisements

Leave a Comment »

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: