We’d like to congratulate everyone who participated and reached a tier in our Race to the Finish Line Associate Challenge. For the month of July, we offered a little something extra to those associates who could hit one of our giveaway tiers of 50, 100, or 150+ referrals. We had more than 50 associates that reached at least one of the tiers, and today we’d like to feature the top two Zazzle associates from each tier.
Tier 1: 150+ referrals on Zazzle.com
Scott is a designer and associate with stores including Cosy Design Studio and Bag Hunter that have lots of fun and unique product designs. Thanks to his hard work promoting his stores and products in July he reached the top of tier 1 on Zazzle.com in the associate challenge.
“The beauty of Zazzle’s affiliate program is that you can create a win/win/win/win situation for all parties (Zazzle/designers/affiliates/customers). And I am always happy to be both a designer and an affiliate at Zazzle. So I would like to say a big thank you to Zazzle and all of you who have created so many amazing products. I will keep doing my best.”
Ben is a top Zazzle associate who promotes other designer’s products on his website Infinite Publishing website and has once again made it to the top with his amazing traffic driving skills.
Check out his website at: http://infinitepublishing.com/
Tier 1: 150+ referrals on Zazzle.co.uk
Content partner and store owner of the very popular Keep Calm quotes – the KeepCalmOMatic Zazzle store and the Keep Calm-O-Matic website, has once again dominated referrals on the Zazzle.co.uk domain.
“I’ve specifically developed www.keepcalmstudio.com and www.myfunstudio.com with the idea of enabling visitors to be creative without having to invest in expensive programs as Photoshop or Illustrator. The templated designs offer loads of customisation possibilities and the finished designs can easily be ordered on one of the many Zazzle products.”
Tier 2: 100-150 referrals on Zazzle.com
The Knot is one of the most fashionable wedding websites that has everything from engagement rings to wedding flowers. They also offer beautiful paper products in their The Knot Zazzle store, and were the first ones to reach the second tier in the Associate Challenge.
Kathleen is a top Zazzle designer. Her Zazzle store Plush Paper has a variety of products for every occasion, while her website Plush Paper Design focuses mainly on paper products for all celebrations.
“I always include my referral code and an ’email’ tracking code on the customized product links that I include with these requests, and I typically provide a link to coordinating product designs that may be of interest. An extra step to assist customers with their shopping needs that will sometimes result in additional referred sales.”
Tier 3: 50-100 referrals on Zazzle.com
Joanne is a Zazzle designer with many stores including CelebrateItWeddings, GottaHaveTees, and CoverItPretty where she offers a wide range of products with various themes. Joanne’s promoting efforts have paid off to bring her to the top of tier 3 in this associate challenge.
Tiffany is a Zazzle designer and associate with a lots of different and unique products. She has over ten Zazzle stores including Costa Kids, Celebrations Store, and her Pretty Pillows store which corresponds to her own Pretty Pillow website.
Thanks again to everyone who participated in the challenge and we hope that these stories and tips help you with your affiliating efforts in the upcoming months.
Have a wonderful weekend and happy promoting!