easyJet Holidays Affiliate Programme Takes Off with WebgainsBack to overview
London, March 10, 2011 – The easyJet Holidays affiliate programme is launching today with Webgains, the leading international affiliate network. The launch coincides with the launch of easyJet Holidays, expected to revolutionise the holiday market. The easyJet Holidays affiliate programme will enable online affiliates to generate significant revenue on beach holidays and city breaks booked through the easyJet Holidays website.
easyJet Holidays is a new holiday offering, bringing together easyJet, the favourite UK airline and the leading arranger of accommodation in the UK Lowcostbeds.com Ltd. Results of the IMRG Hitwise Hot Shops List, February 2011 puts easyJet www.easyjet.com in the top ten most visited websites in the UK.
The easyJet Holidays team aims to provide the most affiliate-friendly programme with a wealth of resources available to affiliates including search widgets, direct search API, an affiliate blog, twitter, SEO training and more. This is on top of some generous and unique affiliate incentives planned throughout the year.
Vicky Pester, Head of Marketing for the new holiday offering comments, ‘The affiliate channel is of paramount importance to us. Consequently we went through a lengthy pitch process with all the top UK affiliate networks to find the perfect partner. We chose to work with Webgains because they demonstrated flexibility, impressive technical know-how, international reach, award-winning innovations e.g.: iSense SiteSeeker and a proactive team approach’.
Robert Glasgow, Managing Director of Webgains says, ‘With a great choice of 10,000 hotels in over 100 destinations, easyJet Holidays aims to provide holiday makers with the best range of flexible holidays at unbeatable prices – a very attractive proposition for affiliates. We are confident that easyJet Holidays will quickly become a market leading holiday brand within 3 years and we hope to have a big part to play in that.’
Global affiliate marketing network, Webgains, has an impressive international client list including The Economist, Orange, Viking Direct and Kodak. In the last month Webgains has been shortlisted for Publisher’s Choice of Affiliate Network, Best Publisher Support Team, Best Affiliate Network Technical Team & Most Improved Affiliate Network at the a4uAwards 2011.
Founded in 2005, Webgains is one of the leading international affiliate marketing networks, providing a highly effective combination of user-friendly technology together with world class client account management. With fully localised platforms in the UK, Germany, France, the Netherlands, Denmark, Sweden, Spain, Ireland and the USA Webgains is the fastest growing affiliate network facilitating international transactions for the benefit of both affiliates and advertisers.
Webgains is part of ad pepper media International N.V., the global online marketing specialist.
About easyJet Holidays
easyJet Holidays brings together the favourite UK airline, easyJet, and the leading arranger in the UK of accommodation, lowcostbeds.com, to provide great value for money city breaks and beach holidays to all easyJet’s destinations.
For further information:
Sheema Luca, International Marketing Director
Tel: +44 (0)207 269 1228