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From the people who brought you Autonuke: software to warm your heart. Introducing Bidnessbot


Taking your Business online?

Look before you link


The web site that launched a thousand (annoying) e-mails.

Do unto Microsoft

Our top ten alternative punishments for Microsoft...

The Motley Fool

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You're thinking something. Tell us what it is.


Because digerati say the cutest things.
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Few developments illustrate how radically commerce has changed on the Net as the growth of affiliate programs.

Simply put, affiliate programs reward web sites for referring surfers to commerce sites. Some are concerned that affiliate programs blur the line between objective content and advertising on the Net.

If a web site is getting commissions for recommending a product how can you really trust that the advice you're getting is objective?

The answer?

You probably can't.

Related Topics ~ Your Web Site, hosting a web site, e-commerce, Net Start-ups


Affiliate programs are a big revenue producer for some sites. But small web sites may want to think twice about signing up.

A bitchy perspective

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Forget what the critics are saying - affililate programs are god's gift to small business on the web.

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