This week I was lucky enough to be given a sneak peek of the new FMTC Publisher Toolkit. I’ve dabbled with some of their free services before (including the Merchant Hub, which I LOVE) but this was the first time that I spent awhile experimenting and understanding how powerful their technology is and how it can be used on my sites. I always assumed that because I am already pulling datafeeds myself and use other tools that there wasn’t anything I needed from FMTC. I will readily admit that I was wrong!
After trying out the Toolkit, I have found several ways that I plan on using it both on Sunshine Rewards and on my niche sites. Below are just the ones that I have figured out so far.
Who is this good for? Anyone who posts affiliate links to products or deals…no matter your level of affiliate marketing or technical experience.
And I have some GREAT news for my readers!! The Publisher Toolkit comes in different levels from Free to Premium. If you just want to try it out with Skimlinks (more on that later), go with the Free version. If you want to use your own network IDs or get alerts for a lot of merchants, go with Lite or Standard (which start at $7.99). Mega-users like me will want Premium. [Read more…]