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Digiday: Three ways publishers are bringing sophistication to e-commerce

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Max Willens | October 26, 2015 | View Original Article

This article originally appeared in Digiday

On Monday, The New York Times announced it had purchased The Wirecutter and its sister site, The Sweethome, for just over $30 million. The deal gives the Gray Lady a new source of income and its first taste of affiliate marketing, a revenue stream publishers have been exp...

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Los Angeles Times: There's money to be made in linking to Amazon

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Shan Li | October 24, 2016 | View Original Article

This story originally appeared in the Los Angeles Times

Like many tech publications, gadget review website the Wirecutter tests products and recommends which ones to buy. But unlike others in the tech press that rely on advertising or subscriptions, the Wirecutter earns money through hyperlinks.

Whenever readers click...

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Poynter: BuzzFeed launches a shop, part of its growing e-commerce strategy

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Benjamin Mullin | October 12, 2016 | View Original Article

This story originally appeared in Poynter

If you like your socks with milkshakes and French fries, good news: BuzzFeed has a store for you.

This summer, the online news and entertainment giant launched Shop BuzzFeed, a store where fans can browse for swag created by the site’s illustrators and designers.


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Digiday: With its Gift Guide newsletter, BuzzFeed gets serious about e-commerce

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Max Willens | 30.09.16 | View Original Article

This article originally appeared in Digiday

After toying around with a gift guide newsletter and a few months of experimenting with affiliate links, BuzzFeed is getting serious about e-commerce. In the past month, the digital publisher has nearly doubled the size of the editorial team focused on gift-based content, and it w...

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Maximize your ecommerce revenue with Skimlinks' Best Practice Guide

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5 Tips to start monetizing: Skimlinks' Pocket Guide to ‘comtent’

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MediaPost: Amazon Prime Day 2 - Coming To A Screen Near You

Ed Thomas | 12.07.16 | View Original Article This article originally...

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Digiday: The newest rainmaker at publishers - E-commerce editors

Lucia Moses | April 12, 2016 | View original article With online...

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Our Editor Toolbar is a tool that we created to make monetization easy. It...

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5 ways to get more from Skimlinks this year

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Join the Skimlinks Referral Program now!

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