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Website Design Tewkesbury

If you are looking for website design services in Tewkesbury then iLovit Media can help. We are based in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire but provide websites and design services for individuals and businesses throughout the whole of the UK.

The Services we offer range from Website Design and Logo Design to SEO (search engine optimisation) and Creative Media.

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Take a look at our Portfolio to see the range of work we have undertaken.

We can produce websites and creative design for small businesses just starting out to larger organisations looking for a website refresh or brand refresh. We have over 10 years design experience and work closely with all of our customers to provide them with exactly what they want.

Google Affiliate Network – No More

Many of us are still getting over the shock of the announcement that Google will be closing their affiliate network. Frustrating news for those merchants who recently made the switch from other Networks like Affiliate Window, Trade Doubler, Linkshare etc. and for publishers who have spent hours signing up with individual merchants across the network. The Google Affiliate Network is to be wound down through 2013. You can read the official statement from Google below.

“Our goal with Google Affiliate Network has been to help advertisers and publishers improve their performance across the affiliate ecosystem. Cost-per-action (CPA) marketing has rapidly evolved in the last few years, and we constantly evaluate our products to ensure that we’re focused on the services that will have the biggest impact for our advertisers and publishers. To that end, we’ve made the difficult decision to retire the Google Affiliate Network and focus on other products that are driving great results for clients. 

Publishers can continue to earn revenue through the AdSense network. And marketers can take advantage of other CPA-oriented Google tools like Product Listing Ads, remarketing and Conversion Optimizer to drive valuable online sales and conversions. These areas are growing rapidly and we continue to invest significantly in them. 

We’ll continue to support our customers as we wind down the product over the next few months. While we will no longer be adding new product functionality, we will maintain the platform during the transition period. We plan to disable publisher relationships from advertiser programs on July 31, 2013. Publisher payments will be disbursed for network activity generated through this date. We will continue to make certain functionality available through October 31, 2013 for retrieving reports, reconciling orders, and processing payments. 

A huge thanks to all our advertisers, publishers and the team that has worked tirelessly on Google Affiliate Network over the past few years. We look forward to helping you grow your business in the future. 

If you have any questions, please contact us.

Sincerely,
The Google Affiliate Network Team”


My advice to publishers signed up with GAN is to contact your merchants as soon as you can and ask them:

  • Will they be continuing their affiliate activity ?
  • If so, where will they be moving to ?
  • Request an email from them to let you know when they move and to what network

The sooner you do this the better as it will improve continuity for you site.

My advice to merchants signed up is to consider contacting the other networks and see what they are able to offer you. I’m sure many of the Networks will be buoyed by the fact Google has closed its affiliate network:

My top pick from the affiliates listed above for publishers and merchants within the UK market would have to be Affiliate Window. They have a huge portfolio of merchants and have most of the UK’s best and well loved stores and sites. They also boast a user-friendly interface and some great product feeds.

For more niche sites i would recommend Web Gains and Affiliate Future.

US sites i would recommend any or all of the top 3 players: Commission Junction, Linkshare and Trade Doubler.

A relative new comer to the UK market would be Performance Horizon who have just signed up Sainsburys. They are expanding their portfolio and have a great user interface.

Best of luck to all in the Affiliate World. Google bowing out, whilst frustrating for some, it is certainly not the end of the world and it is probably right that they focus more attention on what works for them. I’m sure they’ll survive (!)

 

Super Mall – Online Shopping UK – Portal Launched

iLovit Media Launches Supermall.co.uk – Online Shopping UK

Super Mall offers a quick and easy way to navigate to your favourite UK online and high street stores, find deals and codes and search for products from major retailers. From Next to B&Q to Currys to Amazon to Buyagift you’ll sure you’ll be able to find exactly what you want and save some money in the process.

Locate UK Stores and Shops…

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The home page is laid out with 18 buttons.

Each button represents a ‘Department’ which has a descriptive label below it.

Simply click on the button for the Department you want to shop for and this will take you through to the main page for that Department.

UK Shops Voucher Codes, Deals and Offers…

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Once on the Department page you have the option to remain on this page or you can select a ‘Sub Department’ page.

You can select a ‘Sub Department’ by clicking on the relevant button beside the main Department button. For example, if you selected ‘Sports Stores’ from the Home Page you then have the option to remain on this page or select from either Golf, Cycling or Outdoors.

When on the ‘Department Store’ page you will see that there are a list of stores and a description of the store to the left of the page. Simply click on the store image and this will take you to the relevant store’s website.

Located to the right of the store’s image and description is the ‘Deals and Offers’ section. This will list any deals, offers or voucher codes and a brief description of the offer available for the corresponding store.

Search for Products…

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To the far right of the Department Store page you will see a ‘Search’ button (currently available for most departments but not all). When you click on this button you will be taken through to ‘Super Search’.

On the ‘Super Search’ page you will be able to search for specific products for the relevant department. Use the search bar to type in what you want and even set a price range for the product you are after. You can return to the Department Store page at any time by clicking on the “Back To..” button to pick up a deal, offer or code.

Featured Sites…

To the right-hand side of Department Store pages you will find links to:

Our Product Search – search for products from specific stores – find what you want with ease !

Useful and Informative Sites – They provide links to helpful sites – for example if you are shopping for groceries we include links to sites for recipes.

Featured Site(s) – New UK businesses and unique sites that are related to the department being searched

Groupon’s Daily Deal – Find your daily deal quickly and easily for your town or city

Adverts (relevant to the page and your recent searches)

Our Newsletter Sign Up – Sign up for their newsletter to receive the latest product information, voucher codes, deals and offers.

Thank you for reading the quick guide to Super Mall and we hope you enjoy using the site !

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