One of the most interesting aspects of technology is where it comes from. Let’s say for example, we are talking about internet technology and marketing. Did you know that the adult industry serves as one of market leaders in generating new tools and technology to grow their business?
It shouldn’t be a surprise since it’s a multi-billion dollar business. In fact, it’s annual revenue dwarfs the revenue from the three largest sports leagues in the US, combined. What is even more interesting is the fact that you can get it for free, but they still have found ways to make massive profits. Go figure…
Bang Bros is a site that is a leader in their perspective industry. This company generates millions of dollars on an annual basis, and they seem to practically give away their product. They give insane discounts if you decide to purchase an annual membership. However, I’m getting away from myself.
This industry technology was the driving force behind affiliate marketing. A young man by the name of Fabian Thylmann created NATS code which basically revamped the entire industry. This code alone provided website owners the ability to track affiliate clicks and pay commissions off of them.
So the next time you’re looking online at some awesome new marketing tool, you may wonder where it came from. Could it have come from that seedy industry that we all love to hate?