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NARE affiliate programme

Postby Nick » Sat May 10, 2008 10:19 am

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It looks as though yet again we have signed up with an affiliate programme that doesn't work in order to provide free advertising for someone!!

The NARE banner which appears on the top of most pages of the site at the moment is showing over 8,000 impressions but no clickthroughs.

Could a few of you click through to the site and post here to say you have done so? That way I will know for sure if clicks are being recorded.

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Postby Olivepage » Sat May 10, 2008 11:39 am

Just clicked on it twice and absolutely nothing happened.

Having not noticed it previously I am now curious about what on Earth it is

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Erm . . .

Postby Nick » Sat May 10, 2008 11:45 am

Not on this page,

Go to the home page of the site and look in the top rh corner.
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Postby Booby Trapper » Sat May 10, 2008 12:13 pm

Clicked twice, working ok.

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It is working then . . .

Postby Nick » Sat May 10, 2008 12:52 pm

. . .

I know it clicks through OK, just wasn't sure the clickthroughs were being recorded by the tracking software - but they are.

That means that although the banner has appeared no less than 8,000 times this month NO-ONE (prior to today) had clicked on it.

Not very effective, methinks.
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Re: It is working then . . .

Postby Booby Trapper » Sat May 10, 2008 1:56 pm

Nick wrote:. . .


That means that although the banner has appeared no less than 8,000 times this month NO-ONE (prior to today) had clicked on it.

Not very effective, methinks.


I've never heard of them and the banner add doesn't actually say what they are so unless you hovver over it you don't really notice it as a clickable link.
That's only my opinion but it might help.

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Click through

Postby DaveS » Sat May 10, 2008 2:47 pm

Well I've just clicked on it, so that should advance the count by 1. I would agree that it's not very obvious - it hadn't previously registered with me at all!

However, I do now have the May calendar - nice, eh? :)

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Postby Silkie » Sat May 10, 2008 6:47 pm

I've certainly clicked through previously.
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That should be a bit more obvious . . .

Postby Nick » Mon May 12, 2008 12:02 pm

Right,

I have persuaded the affiliate prog managers that the banner was rubbish because no-one knew what it was, and so there is now a new banner which is a little more obvious.

How many of you have had a browse round the Nare site and what did you think of it?
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Postby aquaplane » Mon May 12, 2008 1:22 pm

I just clicked on it, it must think I'm in Switzerland though because the offer isn't available in my area.

The banner is good though, you can't get much more specific than that.
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Postby Troonsometimes » Mon May 12, 2008 1:37 pm

I clicked on it before reading all of the posts.
It clicked through to the site okay, I will have a look at what's on offer.

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Postby tcm » Mon May 12, 2008 9:05 pm

i clicked a bit, altho i only posted this to research the automatic title-generator... i mean what the heck is a SRK?

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Re: NARE affiliate programme

Postby Telo » Wed May 14, 2008 12:46 am

Nick wrote:.
It looks as though yet again we have signed up with an affiliate programme that doesn't work in order to provide free advertising for someone!!

The NARE banner which appears on the top of most pages of the site at the moment is showing over 8,000 impressions but no clickthroughs.


Sorry, but I think the fish has dropped out of my ear.

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Postby sahona » Mon May 19, 2008 9:34 pm

doesn't do anything at all.....for me. story of my life.
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