How To Enhance Your Site

How To Enhance Your Site
There’s a great deal of confusion from many people regarding customization of an AOM website.  I often get emails from potential users who ask about this or that feature being available in certain templates or themes. Usually the wrinkle they’re interested in is something that’s an external add-on. This is something that’s actually not included in most templates, but can... Read More

Introducing v5.4

Introducing v5.4
Nearly two years ago (2011), templating was added to Associate-O-Matic with v5.0, completely revamping the structure of the store front by replacing a confusing cluster of nested HTML tables with clean editable CSS. Templates were a fantastic leap forward, but it was appended onto the same backend interface that’s been in use since v4.0 in 2008. Now with the release... Read More

How To Add Product: A Users Guide

How To Add Product: A Users Guide
It may seem obvious to anyone who has used Associate-O-Matic for any length of time, but many new and inexperienced users seem to struggle with this basic question. So it seems worthy of discussion in some detail. Unlike previous users guides, which focused on specific features of AOM, this one will instead delve into a more general concept. It will... Read More

Simple Mistakes To Avoid

Simple Mistakes To Avoid
Setting up an AOM store is not rocket science; but to some people it seems that way. And to be fair, unless you’ve done something a bajillion times, there may be aspects of a process that can be confusing. Driving a vehicle, cooking, learning a musical instrument or how to operate a cash register can be similar examples of tasks... Read More

SEO For Beginners, Fun And Profit

SEO For Beginners, Fun And Profit
SEO is one of those topics that can completely befuddle people who are new to the concept. It can almost seem like alchemy, with everyone else understanding it completely, but you don’t have a clue as to what it is or how it works. Online “experts” seemingly contradict each other, and certain shady characters will suggest that there are easy... Read More