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  1. #1
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    January 16th, 2006
    Performics: Search + Aff conflicts?
    Hi all,

    Does Performics' involvement in both managing affiliate programs and search marketing for merchants present any conflicts of interests that you've seen manifested in the field?

    Just curious.

  2. #2
    ABW Ambassador La_Valette's Avatar
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    September 25th, 2005
    The Pale Blue Dot
    I'm guessing there might be conflicts....
    Kids, you tried your best and you failed miserably. The lesson is, never try. -- Homer Simpson

  3. #3
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    January 18th, 2005
    Nunya, Business
    Lot of major networks do that:

    So some of them are also competition in a way.

  4. #4
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    October 10th, 2006
    Performics doesn't do this for every merchant, right? Just an extra service?

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    Lite On The Do, Heavy On The Nuts Donuts's Avatar
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    January 18th, 2005
    Winter Park, FL
    I don't mind competing with others, when they play fair.

    But check out Kellie's new report on bad behavior, scroll halfway down and see which affiliate network had the most occurances of cheaters...
    it was Performics...

    They must be very proud of themselves...

  6. #6
    15 years and counting
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    January 18th, 2005
    All the major networks are dataming our affiliate traffic to sell that information to merchants. Yes, it's a conflict of interest but what else can we expect from thieves.
    According to LinkShare, their crappy SynergyAnalytics was just built for that: to STEAL our data and manage that information for their own profit.

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