Affiliate Marketing is one of the easiest and most affordable ways to start your own business online and start making a steady flow of income every month. Through the help of promotional tools from a good company when promoting their product, a blog or website, articles submitted into article directories for marketing, and other creative means, most active affiliate marketers can make a decent living through marketing other people's products and services.
Commission Junction is one of the leading global providers helping both advertiser and marketer find a profitable business relationship within one place. One of the many things that make this company a leader is the programs and rewards systems they have set up over time to acknowledge and commemorate the hard workers.
The latest press release in September of 2009 announced the winners for the CJYou Awards which are held annually for both advertiser and publisher alike. Those who qualified received a nomination from their peers and partners for their outstanding network performance metrics.
Rookie of the Year, Advertiser: Awarded to a new advertiser who has achieved the highest total revenue:
* 24 Hour Fitness WINNER
* Sears Canada
Rookie of the Year, Publisher: Awarded to a new publisher who has achieved the highest total revenue:
* Kayak WINNER
* FreeCause, Inc.
* New Epoch Software LLC
Advertiser of the Year: Awarded to an advertiser who has achieved the largest year-over-year increase in revenue and greatest percentage of growth:
* Intuit's TurboTax WINNER
Publisher of the Year: Awarded to a publisher who has achieved the largest year-over-year increase in revenue and greatest percentage of growth:
* ShopStyle WINNER
* MNP Enterprises
People's Choice, Advertiser: Chosen by the publisher community and awarded to an advertiser who demonstrates the best partnership qualities and excellence in supporting publisher needs:
* GoDaddy.com WINNER
People's Choice, Publisher: Chosen by the advertiser community and awarded to a publisher who demonstrates the best partnership qualities and excellence in delivering value to an advertiser's affiliate program:
* Vertive, Inc. Publisher of Offers.com WINNER
* Mr. Rebates
Innovator of the Year: Awarded to an advertiser or publisher who demonstrates the most successful use of emerging technologies:
* REI WINNER
Agency of the Year: Awarded to an agency that has excelled at fostering relationships between its clients and Commission Junction:
* Gen3 Marketing WINNER
* mgecom, inc.
With awards for new advertisers who achieve the highest total income for the year, awards for the newest publisher who earned the most commissions income, awards for both the advertiser and publisher who achieves the largest revenue increase and greatest growth percentage over the previous year. There is an incentive boost for almost everyone.
People's choice awards for both top publisher and top advertiser who have demonstrated the best partnership qualities for working with each other.
With top notch support and tutorials, thousands of products to choose from, an easy to use and navigate control panel, Commission Junction is the network to check into for any newcomer to affiliate marketing.