September 23, 2022
Publisher Spotlight – Wickfire
Rakuten Advertising recently had the opportunity to speak with Wickfire to learn more about its background in the affiliate space, the key strategies that lead to its success, and what sets it apart from the other publishers in the industry. Read below to learn how Wickfire started, where it is now, and where it’s going.
September 21, 2022
New Report – Affiliate: The Resilient Revenue Driver
While the past few years may not have been the most stable trading conditions – and uncertainty looking set to continue - one thing that’s been demonstrated is the ability of affiliate marketing to deliver reliable revenue to advertisers and publishers.
September 19, 2022
A Look Back on the 2022 Back to School Shopping Season
As summer comes to an end and students return to their classrooms, we look back on our network performance for the back-to-school period.
September 16, 2022
Registration for DealMaker Canada is Now Open
After two long years, we are thrilled to announce that our performance marketing community has the opportunity to connect face-to-face again at Rakuten Advertising’s DealMaker Canada 2022!
September 8, 2022
Driving Bookings Through Online Travel Aggregators in 2022 and Beyond
Online travel aggregators (OTAs) are a quick and efficient way for travelers to book anything from hotels to flights, car rentals, and more.
September 7, 2022
The 2023 mThink Blue Book Survey is Now Open
We’re excited to announce that this year’s annual mThink Blue Book survey is now open!
August 25, 2022
RAIC Insights: Peak Planning 2022
The peak planning season is well and truly upon us, and this year, the season brings with it a unique set of challenges.
August 11, 2022
Publisher Spotlight – Wildfire Systems, Inc.
Rakuten Advertising had the chance to speak with Michelle Wood, Vice President of Merchant Development at Wildfire Systems, Inc., about the ease of Wildfire’s browser extension technology for shoppers and retailers. Michelle talks about meeting the customers where they are, helping merchants grow their affiliate programs and what is in the works for Wildfire Systems, Inc.
August 9, 2022
Rakuten Advertising – Shortlisted for Inaugural US Partnership Awards
Our client service teams have been diligently at work creating award-winning performance marketing strategies and producing stellar results for our advertising clients.
August 9, 2022
Pre-Holiday Shopping Insights 2022
It’s true what they say, most people do most of their holiday shopping during peak sale season in November, but as of late, consumers are starting to shop earlier to spread out the cost.
August 4, 2022
2022 Travel Insights
Americans plan to travel around the country and the world this year. Despite concerns over inflation and higher fuel costs, the modern traveler plans to book trips well into 2023. In fact, 44% of travelers plan to spend more on vacations rather than downgrade the quality of their trip.
August 2, 2022
Optimizing Financial Affiliate Marketing Strategies During Volatility
As newcomers like neo-banks and cryptocurrency firms pave their way in the fintech world, financial brands are wondering which innovations to focus on this year and in 2023.