GPWA Times Magazine Issue 15 at a Glance

SEO: In-house team, hired gun or agency -- what are my options?
Each way of managing SEO has its pros and cons. »

Making the case for poker affiliate networks
While there are certainly challenges to running a poker affiliate site, there are still plenty of opportunities to turn a profit. »

The GPWA Survey
GPWA members vote on whether 2011 will be the best year ever. »

In Memory of Spearmaster
Ted Loh has passed away at just 46 years old after a battle with liver cancer. »
Other Interviews
Interview with 

Affiliate Guard Dog's Andrew Mueller wants to monitor changes in terms and conditions, the timeliness of affiliate payments and other technical data of use to affiliates. »
Affiliate Interviews

Travis talks about why he started a bingo site, direct versus three-way links and what he wishes he'd known when he first started. »

Otto discusses why he's not targeting the Chinese market, his background in mining alluvial diamonds and why he hopes the U.S. legalizes online gambling soon. »

JC discusses why he moved to Mexico, why he doesn't work with affiliate managers who have their own sites and his background as a sports pool bookie. »

Benjamin discusses his different target niches, why he thinks Google prefers a site with a dedicated server and the effects of France opening up its online gambling market. »

RBS discusses why he sticks to poker-related sites, why he's against smoking bans and playing in the WSOP. »
Affiliate Manager Interviews

Justin discusses what makes Win A Day and Slotland unique, the challenges of marketing slots-only sites and how to handle affiliates who spam. »

George discusses managing a variety of brands, why he thinks overregulation is the biggest challenge facing the industry and why he doesn't have any good party stories. »

Martin talks about his background in Czech sportsbooks, marketing with David Coulthard and why he uses multiple software providers. »

James discusses the World Cup, marketing bet365's non-sportsbook sites and what makes the bet365 casino special. »
APCW Wall of Shame
Margarita Prentice isn't morally opposed to online gambling, but she introduced a law to make it a felony anyway. And she was snotty about it.»
Webmaster News
Full Tilt, PokerStars leave Washington
The two companies pulled out of the Washington market following a state Supreme Court decision upholding the constitutionality of a law making Internet gambling a felony. »
Efforts for federal regulation fall short in lame duck session
With the Republican takeover of the House of Representatives, conditions for federal online gaming regulation do not look favorable. »
WSOP to enter Italian poker market
Caesars Interactive Entertainment has announced a partnership with Italian poker operator Microgame to bring the WSOP brand to Italy. »