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    Affiliate Manager buyjewelry's Avatar
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    January 18th, 2005
    Question possible parasiteware?
    I came across a website that tracks visitor information. One of their tools is a toolbar which gives you information regarding the website you are viewing. If there are any 'deals' for that site, it will also show that on the toolbar. I don't know what it does with the deals information, as I did not download it.

    Details here: tools <dot> compete <dot> com

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    OPM and Moderator Chuck Hamrick's Avatar
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    April 5th, 2005
    Park City Utah
    I hate installing any toolbars even to verify if they are parasitic. When you check the deal sites do they set an affiliate cookie?

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    January 18th, 2005
    Nunya, Business
    Another thread on it:

    It's one of those analytics type sites, this one with CJ owned Coupon Mountain as one of it's partners.

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    January 18th, 2005
    Compete is the new software replacing Top Moxie to power uPromise reminder.
    Compete seems doing a better job than Top Moxie to "Maximize Upromise Savings"
    It can't be good for affiliates.
    Toolbar First of its Kind to Offer Online Retail Search Capabilities to Maximize Upromise Savings

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