Commission Junction: Javascript vs. Legacy links

If you’re a CJ publisher, you’re no doubt aware of the strong reaction to the Link Management Initiative amongst affiliates. Essentially, Javascript links don’t offer the flexibility of HTML links, and may compromise some successful, established strategies

In this informative post, Jangro.com takes a look at the practical concerns of shifting to javascript links and the problems they can cause, including web design issues, seo concerns, site performance, and PPC. A must read if you’re considering promoting CJ merchants, or need to adapt to proposed changes.

In summary:

The fact is that mandatory Javascript links breaks the very essence of web-design by removing the most basic element — the standard html link.”

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