ORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IZEA, Inc. (NASDAQ: IZEA), operator of IZEAx®, the premier online marketplace connecting brands and publishers with influential content creators, has announced SocialLinks 2.0 at IZEAFest 2017. The service adds 10 new online retailers including Walmart, Macy’s, LEGO, Best Buy, Bloomingdales, Nordstrom, Game Stop, Footlocker, Champs and Pet Smart. These new providers join eBay and Target who are already part of the service.
SocialLinks provides creators with unlimited ability to monetize their blogs and social channels through the seamless integration of affiliate marketing. Creators can search through the product catalogs of partner companies to generate affiliate links quickly and easily directly inside of the IZEAx platform on their desktop or via the IZEA iOS mobile app.
"We are excited to expand the SocialLinks service with these incredible new partners,” said Ted Murphy, Chairman and CEO of IZEA. “These retailers provide our creators with a greater array of products to promote, fitting virtually every category from cars to cat care.”
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IZEA operates IZEAx, the premier technology platform that connects marketers with influential content creators. IZEAx automates influencer marketing and custom content development, allowing brands and agencies to scale their marketing programs. IZEA creators range from leading bloggers and social media personalities, to A-list celebrities and professional journalists. Creators are compensated for developing and distributing text, videos, photos and status updates through social media. Marketers receive influential content and engaging, shareable stories that drive awareness. For more information about IZEA, visit www.izea.com.
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