Industry Updates

Unexpected Announcements from Apple—Here's The Scoop

Hot off of the press! Apple just made some surprise announcements. Here are the changes they announced and what they mean for the affiliate channel: ...

The Results are In! Announcing the 2020 CJ Ambassadors

It’s that time of year, pandemic or not—our fourth annual CJ Ambassador Program has come and gone, bringing us a new class of CJ Ambassadors! This ...

Button Weighs In: What Apple’s IDFA Opt-In Overhaul Means for Affiliate

Apple has been at it again, this time announcing updated tracking prevention and privacy measures that impact mobile ad targeting and in-app ...

Finance & COVID-19: Credit Card Trends & Recommendations from Q2 2020

As we continue through the second half of 2020 and the world adjusts to the ever-evolving situation surrounding COVID-19, the full economic impact is ...

COVID-19 Network & Consumer Trends Report

To help advertisers and publishers determine how to best respond to consumer needs in the current market, CJ created the weekly updated COVID-19 ...

An Extended Tax Season: How Publishers Can Meet New Demands

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 tax filing deadline for US residents has moved from the normal April 15 deadline to July 15.

Brands Shift Search Budget to Affiliate and See Major Success with TM+ Publishers

As brands revisit marketing strategies to best meet consumer needs during the COVID-19 pandemic, budget has shifted from more expensive channels to ...

UK Affiliate Spend Grows by 8.4% According to IAB UK Study

New research from IAB UK and PwC reveals affiliate spend in the UK by advertisers increased by 8.4% in 2019, compared with 2018. This reflects the ...

Consumer Research: Brands Should Continue Advertising During COVID-19

Right now, during this global pandemic, the majority of consumers do want to receive advertising from brands, but many—including just over half of US ...

How Amazon Commission Cuts Present a Prime Opportunity for Publishers

With the announcement last week of widespread changes to the Amazon Associates Program, including 66% cuts to affiliate commissions on average, there ...

Amazon Pull-Back from Affiliate Offers Prime Opportunity for Advertisers

Amazon’s widespread cuts to their affiliate program went into effect this Tuesday, April 21, creating waves across the ecommerce and affiliate ...

COVID-19: Where Does Affiliate Marketing Fall in the New World Order?

Junction Live host and VP of Marketing at CJ Affiliate, Nicole Ron, is joined by Kelly Merkel, CJ's VP of Publisher Development, and Paul Tibbitt, ...

How Affiliate Marketing Responds to Customer Needs During the COVID-19 Crisis

In this historic time of disruption and uncertainty, it's more important than ever to help customers meet their rapidly changing needs.  The ...

An Update from CJ Affiliate’s CEO Regarding COVID-19

I want to take a moment to recognize this unprecedented event that is affecting all aspects of lives all over the world.  Speaking on behalf of all ...

Skimlinks Boosts Transparency for CJ Advertisers to Create Deeper Partnerships

Although CJ Affiliate and Skimlinks have been longstanding partners, we were thrilled when they wanted to take our relationship to new heights by ...

Announcing the 2019 CJ Ambassadors

It’s that time of year—our third annual CJ Ambassador Program has come and gone, bringing us a new class of CJ Ambassadors! This annual initiative ...

Seek to Understand Content Commerce with Sarah Bundy at CJU19

In advance of moderating a highly anticipated CJU panel session on content commerce, we asked Sarah Bundy from global performance marketing agency, ...

Technologies Taking Flight with Simon Bird

On the heels of raising $2.8m in seed funding, RevLifter’s Simon Bird prepares to take the stage at CJU19 to showcase the newest technologies ...

CJ Affiliate and Debenhams Crowned Best Managed Affiliate Program

Alongside Debenhams, CJ Affiliate has won the Best Managed Affiliate Program award at the Performance Marketing Awards (PMAs) 2019. This article ...

Announcing the 2018 CJ Ambassadors

The second annual CJ Ambassador Program has come and gone, and a new class of CJ Ambassadors has emerged! This annual initiative allows individual ...

Nexus Tax Law in South Dakota Upheld by U.S. Supreme Court

Recent U.S. Supreme Court nexus tax law decision has no immediate impact on CJ or our clients.  On June 21, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld a ...

What Google’s Recent Ad Blocking Means for CJ

In an effort to provide an improved experience for website visitors, Google recently launched an ad blocker on its Chrome browser for ads that don’t ...