January 12, 2015

Reasons to Attend an Affiliate or Performance Marketing Conference

In any industry, interaction and participation are keys to success. Without some method of interaction, becoming knowledgeable of industry changes, meeting people, and growing your business would be difficult. This is why people go to conferences. Conferences have solutions. The following list includes some of the best reasons to attend an affiliate conference.

Gurus and Technology

Conferences are places where all of the experts come together in one location. Many gurus give seminars on internet marketing and other aspects that can include best practices or new methods of success. Often times, these experts will stay after their presentations to meet with guests and answer additional questions. Furthermore, experts on new technologies are available, giving you more access to tools that could help your business operate more effectively.

Other Affiliates and Performance Marketers plus Vendors

It is highly probable that you will run into other affiliates and marketers at these conferences. These opportunities are perfect for meeting affiliates in your region or area, and connecting with any local groups that could help you gain and master internet marketing skills. Additionally, there will be plenty of vendor contacts and instances in which to compare tools.


This is one of the most important benefits you gain going to an affiliate conference. With everything going on, the most relevant information for internet marketers will be available to you.  Any and all information is useful to everybody, from beginning performance marketers to seasoned marketers.

A Great Time

Who says you can’t work and play at the same time. Between the giveaways, prizes, and parties, affiliate and performance marketing conferences are a blast. The social nature of conferences create atmospheres perfect for meeting new friends and building quality, professional relationships.

It is important for all affiliate and performance marketers to reap the benefits of a conference at least once. These conferences provide you with the knowledge and means to have a flourishing internet marketing business. Below is a list of several of the affiliate marketing conferences happening in 2015.

-Affiliate Summit West in Las Vegas, January 18-20

-ICOM 2015, February 17-18, Colombo, Sri Lanka

-IEG 2015, March 15-18, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

-DIGIMARCON WEST, March 19-20, Vail, Colorado, U.S.

-World Social Marketing Conference, April 19-21, Sydney, Australia

-Social Media Marketing World, March 25-27, San Diego, California, U.S.

-INBOUND, September 8-11, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.

-AMA’s Annual Marketing Conference, September 9-11, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.