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Independent Content Partner

Calling on all aspiring Blogger and Influencer. Monetize your content by promoting products from top tier eCommerce platform merchants. Powered by Acornity Blogger Ads Network.

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What we do

Content Partner marketplace

Acornity is a first of its kind Shopify extension app that provides a marketplace for a merchant to connect with blogger to promote their products via their blog site, social group or any online media platform. Bloggers are free to choose who they want to work with on mutually clear terms. Blogger earns direct commission payout from merchants on every successful visitor conversion on the merchant Shopify store. Bloggers and influencers get to use Acornity for free.


Acornity App is the first of its kind advertiser-publisher-neutral marketplace service in the world. Unlike conventional "affiliate referral networks" which are restricted to single-merchant or man-in-the-middle-gatekeeper limitation, Acornity lets any merchant to get engaged with any blogger to drive higher sales with the most efficient cost position.

Advantages of Acornity App marketplace
    • provides multiple channels to offer your content service
    • automates all the commission processing
    • merchant and blogger operates with greater transparency
    • pick any product to promote based on commission rates declared by merchants
    • receives repeating commission based on the performance of conversion
    • Blogger gets to use the platform for free
    • Acornity does not take any cut from Blogger Commission
Join Acornity

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Maximize your earning potential and grow your Direct Publisher Network with the leader in Sponsored Content Marketplace

How it works

The Secret Sauce

Acornity Sponsored Content Marketplace is a cloud-based platform that connects bloggers with Shopify eCommerce merchants and let you earn commission by referring visitor that converts to a real customer at the merchant Shopify store.

Leverage on trusted network

Acornity Sponsored Content Marketplace App is a content-based customer referral service that operates natively with top tier eCommerce platform. We help their merchants to acquire more customer and grow their sales. Being an Independent Content Partner, you will be able to earn repeating commission by engaging directly with merchants and produce original product review articles, promote within your owned traffic sites and receives commission payout whenever a referred visitor from your website purchase product from the merchants eCommerce site.

Acornity works with top tier eCommerce platforms such as Shopify. Our app can be installed into the Shopify merchant store which provides link them to the blogger partner network within Acornity.

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Acornity App is different from conventional affiliate marketing where an affiliate has full control over the content and promoted product being displayed in theri blog space. Acornity SCM is a marketplace where Blogger has access to large pool of merchants with an easy to use engagement, publication and commission payout automation rolled into one. Blogger makes their choice to pick the specific product from the merchant product list which they are confident to produce high relevance original content that drives traffic to the merchant store site. You get to choose the merchant you want to work with, have full ownership of your content and build a commercially attractive direct publisher network.


Have technology working in your favor

At the core of Acornity App service is our Native Ads Widget. It is a Javascript display snippet that is generated on the fly for the specific product review you have produced. Your blog site visitor will be fully aware of the commercial nature of the CTA snippet which increase your credibility in promoting those products.

Acornity SCM Widget              


The JS Ads Widget is a unique javascript code that is generated by Acornity system for each of the product you choose to promote. Using any typical HTML page editor, Blogger can insert this javascript code at a strategic location within the page that has high visibility and blend into the main content body. Whenever a visitor clicks on the JS Ads Widget, they will be directed seamlessly to the Shopify merchant store to that specific product. The JS Ads Widget allows the visitor traffic to be tracked precisely and allows a 90 days visitor validity period to capture a successful conversion. Meaning, your commission capture will be increased significantly.


Build on a Scalable Income

Acornity App business is built on a marketplace crowd sourcing performance reward model. Meaning, that Blogger usage of the Acornity platform is free of charge and is paid a commission upon a successful conversion of purchase. The merchant will pay the commission directly to the blogger. Acornity do not take any cut from the commission. Each merchant sets their commission offer, and this is conveyed to the Blogger before they enter into a partnership. There are three types of commission structures :

    • A Percentage % of the Total Cart Check Out Value
    • A Percentage % of the Promoted Product Check Out Value
    • A Fixed $ for Any Cart Check Out 

  
Acornity Commission Processing


The commission is applied only for new visitor that converts to a paying customer on the merchant store site. A conversion is registered when payment is submitted through the store shopping cart. To ensure fairness, we enforce 90 days visitor tracking validity, meaning that the visitor can take some time to think about their purchase and if they are to return and purchase within 90 days, the conversion shall be honoured.

Security is our top priority, and we implement the best technology practice and business process in Acornity service platform to protect the merchant and also the blogger. The merchant will validate all commission payout to make a final approval, and the Blogger will receive their funds directly in their bank account. Acornity uses Stripe, the leading online payment gateway processor in the industry. 

And in the best interest towards blogger income, Acornity does not take a cut off your hard earned money. All commission are paid out between merchant to blogger, nett of the bank, exchange conversion and payment gateway processing fees.

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FAQ

Here you will find answers to most common questions you may have before deciding to join Acornity as an Independent Content Partner.

Commission & Payout

Blogger gets a commission whenever a visitor referred from their blog-site converts at a Shopify Store and made a purchase. The commission value is defined by the Store which can be a Percentage % value of the Item or Cart Value, or it can be a fixed $ value. Typically, the commission value is in the tens of percentage range.
Upon joining Acornity SCM, you will gain access to the Shopify Merchant Stores list where you can browse their profile such as details of product promotion offered, their commission offer and the store ecommerce site. Using our web app, you will be able to enquire any of the Stores expressing your interest in becoming their Independent Content Partner. The Store Owner will then review your profile and decide if to accept your request. After that, you will be able to start your product promotion activity.
A successful conversion is counted for every new visitor that is referred from a Blogger content site to the partnering Shopify Merchant Store, which complete a paid purchase transaction within 90days from when they are referred. The commission value will be calculated on the declared commission offer by the respective Shopify Merchant. The Shopify Merchant can choose to offer a commission on one of the following:


  • Percentage % of the Shopping Cart Total Check Out Value
  • Percentage % of the Specific Promoted Item Value in the Shopping Cart Check Out
  • Flat Fee $ when the Specific Promoted Item is Check Out

  • Note: Cart check out that did not complete a payment process is not counted as a successful conversion. Subsequent purchase from the customer on the merchant site is not counted as a conversion.

    Work Flow

    The first thing to do is go ahead to our Blogger Registration Page and start your sign up process. If you have not received our Invitation Code via Email, you can submit your Express of Interest to join us. Note that only selected Blogger that meets our quality profile assessment will be invited. It is crucial to provide as much information on your existing live blog/social/video-share site to present to potential Store Owners. You will also need to complete the Stripe-Connect payment processing setup which you will need a valid local bank account to use for receiving of funds from Store Owner commission payout. Once the engagement setup is completed, the blogger can proceed to browse for suitable product offer from the product library of our listed Stores. You will then select and submit your interest to engage with these Stores. 
    Upon choosing the product that you want to promote, the SCM Widget javascript code will be automatically generated and can be found at the Acornity-Blogger-PromotedProduct list. Each SCM Widget is unique that it links your Blogsite-the Promoted Product-the Shopify Merchant. You will need to insert the SCM javascript tag without modification into the HTML page position within the blog site you have registered in Acornity. The SCM Widget code will be responsible for displaying the correct CTA message on your blog site that matches the content you have prepared. It is crucial that you only apply the designated SCM javascript tag to the blog site URL that you have engaged with the Merchant Store. You may submit for multiple blog site URL in your profile and spread the promotion across numerous web domains to widen your traffic catchment.
    You can check all the traffic and transaction details from Acornity Blogger web app. The system is, and you will be able to see live traffic impression count, click through to the respective Merchant Stores and actual conversion with the commission value computed. You can download these detail and perform offline analysis using any spreadsheet application. Please note that the final receivable funds will be nett off all payment gateway and banking processing fees.

    Partnership

    The relationship between Acornity and Blogger is Service Provider and Service Subscriber. The Service is Acornity SCM. The Service is delivered to the Subscriber at a monthly renewable term. The Service is provided as a marketplace model where Blogger is free to engage with Merchant Stores on the marketplace to facilitate online marketing activities. The Merchant Stores offer to pay a commission in monetary value to the Blogger upon every successful referral of visitor to the Merchant online store that made a purchase. The commission payment is processed directly between Merchant and Blogger at a mutual willing condition.
    Independent Content Partner is the entity name used in Acornity SCM to address Blogger/Influencer that has signed up in the platform and agreed to share their Blog professional profile to be viewed by Merchant Store Owners using the same service.
    Acorntiy SCM is in development during the middle 2018 period. We are expecting to complete our development work and start offering commercial service in the 4Q of 2018. We call this period our Beta phase. Before the commercial launch of Acornity SCM, we would like to invite early adopter to the service. For Bloggers that complete their Independent Content Partner Registration within the Beta phase, we will reward you with a USD100 bonus commission upon your first successful conversion with any of our Shopify Merchant partner. In exchange for granting your permission to present your profile on our main website as our supporter. Acornity reserves the right to stop this offer anytime at its discretion.
    Acorntiy is the trade name of Acornity Pte Ltd. We are a technology company from Singapore. Our core business is in developing online content marketing software-as-service for eCommerce application. Shopify is the trade name of Shopify Inc from Canada which is public listed on the USA NYSE. Acornity is a registered ShopifyPartner which provides software app that works with Shopify eCommerce platform.
    We welcome all Blogger and Influencer to join our platform as Independent Content Partner. You may have already received an invitation email from our Partner Recruitment Team with instruction to register and starting your account. Alternatively, you can submit your application on our web form here Send us an Enquiry to initiate a application request and our team will get back to you on the next step. 

    Privacy & Rights

    All original content produced by the Blogger are intellectual property belonging to the Blogger. The excludes any public domain information that is generally known or published by the prior art. There is no transfer or assignment of intellectual property rights being offered or implied when a merchant engage the customer referral service with a Blogger via Acornity SCM service.
    The Blogger do not have the access or ownership to the visitor information that has been referred through Acornity SCM service that is being processed via the SCM Widget javascript technology.
    Acornity services are fully compliant to GDPR regulation. Our system will delete all identity information when a user (Blogger, Merchant) decided to cancel their account. For compliance to Singapore Local Financial Code requirement, we shall maintain a record of all monetary transaction trail that has affected payout between Merchant to Blogger for 7 years.
    The SCM Widget is dynamically delivered and synched with our app server. Should any of the linked party (i.e. Blogger, Merchant) decided to leave the service, remove the product from promotion or delete their account, the SCM Widget will go into a muted mode and will not show any display on your deployed blog site. There is no action required on the Blogger to remove the SCM Widget javascript insert.
    Join Acornity

    Stay Ahead in the race

    Maximize your earning potential and grow your Direct Publiser Network with the leader in Sponsored Content Marketing

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