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Chinese New Year Commerce Content Drives Performance Surge in Skimlinks’ Network

Skimlinks, a Connexity Company, reports an unprecedented surge in performance of Chinese New Year articles ahead of the festival this weekend. Publishers from the platform’s global network have seen performance grow significantly year-on-year as consumers shop for gifts, decorations and plan how to celebrate the holiday. SVP Revenue EMEA & APAC Dunia Silan said, “The year-on-year growth is fantastic and comes off the back of a year of continuous growth in ecommerce. Marketing Technology News: Pandemic-Era Consumers…

Skimlinks Launches New Solutions to Give Publishers Total Control Over Optimizing Commerce Revenue Ahead of Holiday Season

Skimlinks, a Connexity company, has unveiled its latest product - Dynamic Link Optimization - which offers publishers full control over which affiliate links they optimize as the crucial holiday season approaches. The product resolves the longstanding affiliate industry-wide problems of Out of Stock, 404 Pages and Inactive Merchants. "At any given time an average of 10% of a publishers links are broken and that adds up to a lot of lost revenue," says Skimlinks CEO Sebastien Blanc, "Publishers can increase their revenue by…

Skimlinks Unveils Winners of the 3rd Commerce Awards for Publishers, as Commissions Increase 140% Year-on-Year

Skimlinks, a Connexity Company, is thrilled to unveil the winners of the third annual Commerce Awards for Publishers (CAPS). The awards continue in 2020 as the only program dedicated to recognising Publishers for excellence in commerce content. Held virtually for the first time, the awards expanded to 17 categories in 2020, with an esteemed panel of affiliate marketing experts deciding the winners. The panel included representatives from AWIN, Rakuten Advertising, CJ Affiliate, Impact and Digiday. Marketing Technology…

Retail SalesTech Company Connexity Acquires Content Monetization Startup ‘Skimlinks’

Latest Acquisition Aims at Expanding the Retail Content Network Reach and Improving Omnichannel Commerce Opportunities for Both Retailers and Publishers Today, retail marketing and sales technology company Connexity announced that it has acquired Skimlinks, the leading monetization solution for commerce-oriented publishers. The acquisition is a significant development in the retail tech industry following many funding rounds and investments witnessed in the last 8-10 months. With COVID-19-induced pandemic pushing the…

Skimlinks Reveals Content Publishers Grew 3.5x Faster Than Coupon Sites Through Black Friday

Content publishers grew traffic 3.5x faster than coupon sites during Black Friday 2019, new data from Skimlinks reveals. The results illustrate how consumers now turn to commerce content to inform their purchase decisions and how performance advertisers increasingly rely on content publishers to drive incremental sales. Top articles this year favored a focus on multi-merchant articles, where they mention more than one merchant in a post, as opposed to focusing on a single brand. In the U.S., 70% of the top 20 performing…

Skimlinks and Impact Strengthen Partnerships by Enhancing Advertisers’ Ability to Measure Performance and Better Reward Publishers

Skimlinks, the leading commerce content platform, announced they have further integrated with Impact, the global leader in partnership automation. Additional publisher-level granularity in reporting and commissioning will provide increased transparency for Impact's advertisers and the flexibility to create more bespoke rates for Skimlinks publishers. Transparency is a key element to creating strong partnerships and Impact advertisers now have a more granular view of performance data from Skimlinks. Available at the…