Five Must Use Tools To Manage Affiliates Posted 1 year ago



While it is important to develop a quality affiliate marketing network to promote your products and services online, it is equally important for affiliate managers to use the right tools to manage their affiliate network. We take a look at the five must use tools that affiliate managers should be working with.

SimilarWeb: The secret to leveraging and growing an affiliate marketing network is to have real time data available that gives you detailed insight into every stage.  SimilarWeb is an advanced market intelligence tool that gives affiliate managers in-depth data that allows them to keep track of their affiliate marketing network and get the most out of it.

SEMRush: This innovative tool is used by thousands of affiliate managers and bloggers all over the world. SEMRush is a great keyword tracking tool that allows you to find out exactly which keywords are generating most of the traffic. Some other great info that SEMRush will provide you with are; keyword trends, AdSense CPC, traffic estimates and traffic percentage.

AHRefs: This online tool gives insight as to why your competition is doing so well and what you must do in order to outrank them online. Some of the other information that AHRefs provide include; rank tracking, web monitoring, backlink research, competitive analysis, content research and keyword research. AHRefs has a reputation for being the best backlink checker software currently available in the market.

Google Analytics: This freemium internet analytics service is provided by Google and is one of the most popular tools used by webmasters and online marketers. There are two versions available, Google Analytic Premium (old version) which has now been renamed as Google Analytics 360. The second version is Google Analytics for Mobile Apps.

Google Analytics 360 was developed with enterprise users in mind while Google Analytics for Mobile Apps provides in-depth information concerning Android and iOS apps. Google Analytics offers dashboard type data for the average user which gives them a snapshot of what is taking place within their website. Advanced users can take advantage of real time analytics and do a detailed analysis on the data available.

Hootsuite: If you are looking for a tool to manage your social media activity, look no further than Hootsuite. This software can be integrated with all of the popular social network sites including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn. It provides users with a dashboard that gives them insight into social media trends and helps users get the most out of their social media accounts.