Amazon Marketing Services

By Tom BucklandTom is the Founder of an organic marketing agency based in the UK. Specialising in increasing revenues on Amazon & Google, he’s the #1 ranked Amazon marketing consultant with http://amazonseoconsultant.com/ & the owner of HQ SEO.

Amazon Marketing Services (AMS) has been designed to increase the number of sales for Amazon businesses by making them stand out from competing products.

There are three different ad options available from Amazon Marketing Services:

  • Headline Search Ads
  • Sponsored Product Ads
  • Product Display Ads

The data collected from the visitor places the ad in the location best served to get the product in front of customers, so they can …

I first became aware of the Amazing Selling Machine back in March of 2013. If you’re in internet marketing circles, then you’ve probably had numerous emails about it. If, by some miracle, you’ve not come across it, it’s a course (with additional software products) that claims to teach you how to sell products on Amazon for a decent profit.

Back in March, the course cost a one-time fee $3,497 (or $977/month for 4 months if you couldn’t afford the single up-front payment). So it was very expensive. I expect that when it’s reopened for sale later today, that the price will be the same.

Back in March I passed on this course, …

Wow, it’s been two months since I last posted on this blog. That’s because I’ve been spending so much time re-developing SiteBuillder Elite, my web authoring tool for affiliate marketers.

SiteBuilder Elite makes it easy for marketers to build websites quickly and easily – websites that are pre-populated with content, that inlcude dynamic page elements like RSS news items and Yahoo Answers and has built in support for Adsense, Amazon, Chitika and Ebay (you can also use whatever ad networks you want), so it’s pretty much all point-and-click stuff.

Site layouts are controlled from within the software and you can configure a site to look exactly how you want. All changes are …

Following on from Amazon pulling the plug entirely on associates in Colorado in March this year due to a Sales tax measure introduced in that state, yesterday they fired out an email to associates about an upcoming change to their API which will affect a huge number of associates who use various plugins to add products and customer reviews to their sites. Here’s what they said in their email:

On November 8, 2010 the Reviews response group of the Product Advertising API will no longer return customer reviews content and instead will return a link to customer reviews content hosted on Amazon.com. You will be able to display customer reviews on your …

WordPress Mage is software that creates auto blogs based on the WordPress platform. It is also provided as a set of WordPress plugins that can be added to any wordpress blog. All you do is research a list of keywords for your niche site and paste that list into WordPress Mage and it will build future-dated posts that pull content from article directories, Yahoo Answers, Youtube, eBay, Commission Junction, Clickbank, Amazon and Overstock.

Please note that this is not a review of the product. WordPress Mage is not available to the public. Access to it is by invitation only. If you would like a link to the software, please send me an …