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Aqua Superstore, an Internet Top 500 Retailer, Makes a Splash with its New LinkConnector Program

Affiliates gain a unique merchant offer in the pool and outdoor vertical with LinkConnector's new merchant, Aqua Superstore.

CARY, NC — January 29, 2009 — LinkConnector (, a leading Affiliate Marketing Network with progressive solutions for merchants and affiliates, announced today that Aqua Superstore (, a unique discount retailer of pool and backyard supplies, has teamed up with LinkConnector to launch an affiliate marketing program. Aqua Superstore has set itself apart with unparalleled customer service and an extensive inventory of rare and hard-to-find pool and backyard supplies. The merchant keeps over 35,000 products available on their site—an inventory count placing it well in the lead of its competitors. Aqua Superstore is known for high return business and excellent conversion rates. With the company's loyal consumer base and position as a Top 500 Internet Retailer, the new LinkConnector campaign shows strong promise for home and outdoor affiliates. The unique advantages that LinkConnector provides its affiliates will also work to solidify long term, quality partners. Aqua Superstore's LinkConnector affiliates will have access to a dedicated Affiliate Relations department and will benefit from many exclusive affiliate-focused tools and technologies.

"We chose to partner with an affiliate marketing network that emphasizes the support of our affiliate partners. We realize that our performance is inextricably tied to theirs, and a network that empowers our affiliates to be successful is ultimately going to lead to our success," said Chris Smith, President of Aqua Superstore. "Teaming together with high quality, relevant affiliate partners that are able to drive volume to our site is the ultimate goal. LinkConnector enables its affiliates with customized affiliate account types closely mapped to what it offers its merchants, and a hands-on, proactive Affiliate Relations team. They share our affiliate-focused values, and we have great expectations for ramping up our sales and traffic through the new program."

The new Aqua Superstore campaign in LinkConnector offers a base percentage payout on all finalized sales. The merchant is open to a wide range of affiliate promotional methods including Coupon, Search Engine and Email Marketing. The merchant predicts that Search Engine Marketing affiliates with strong content sites may perform exceptionally well, and in order to support this sector, they have provided their LinkConnector affiliates with specific and thorough keyword recommendations and instructions. With a 5% base payout and average online sales ranging up to $2,800, well matched affiliates have great potential for earnings.

Aqua Superstore began in a residential house and garage with two employees. The company quickly grew into locations all over the U.S., and provides one of the nation's largest inventories and best prices on all pool and spa products. The merchant now holds the prestigious position as an Internet Retailer Top 500 Merchant. The company prides itself on friendly, expert customer service, and places value on return business. Affiliates benefit from strong customer loyalty and conversion rates.

The addition of Aqua Superstore to LinkConnector's merchant base marks the signup of another Internet Retailer Top 500 Merchant, according to the 2008 edition of the Internet Retailer's Top 500 Guide to Retail Web Sites. As a group, the Top 500 Retailers are leading the pack in the online retailing industry, accounting for a total of $101.7 billion of the nation's $166 billion in online retail sales, according to the Internet Retailer's 2008 Edition of the Top 500 Guide. The 2009 Edition is due out this summer.

About Aqua Superstore, Inc.
The bedrock of Aqua Superstore is its team of pool industry professionals. The staff at Aqua Superstore provides superior customer service both before and after purchases. Customers can always reach Aqua Superstore by email, toll free number, or a great Live Chat program. The company also offers a 110% low price guarantee. Aqua Superstore offers the lowest price with the highest quality of expertise to keep customers happy.

Aqua Superstore was listed in the top 500 edition of Internet Retailer Magazine, and named the 3rd fastest growing ecommerce company in America in 2007.

Today, Aqua Superstore is part of the SmithCo Holdings Group (parent company). With the success of, the doors have opened to many other internet sites selling everything from plumbing, wood blinds, desks, bedroom furniture, office furniture, pools, hobbies, and much more. The company sells a full line of pet supplies with their new division,, opening January 31st 2009.

More than an internet company, SmithCo Holdings owns commercial real-estate in North Port, FL and a commercial strip mall in Port Charlotte, FL. They own a Retail Superstore, Backyard Superstore, selling products offered at Aqua Superstore to the public in an actual brick and mortar retail store. They have plans to franchise and grow that with more corporate stores. With the company's diversity, belief in great customer service, and technology, they offer the best prices and best service available in all of the industries they are in.

To join the Aqua SuperStore LinkConnector affiliate program, visit:

About LinkConnector
LinkConnector, an Affiliate Marketing Network headquartered in Cary, NC, provides progressive solutions for merchants and affiliates, enabling them to increase online revenue and drive results. Since its inception in 2004, the company has continuously introduced new technologies to the industry, such as the Affiliate Widget Builder, advanced FraudFREE™ Protection System, Pending Sale functionality, patent-pending Naked Link Technology®, and Affiliate Connections™ optimizing technology to better meet affiliate and merchant expectations in a rapidly evolving industry. LinkConnector maintains a strong emphasis on network quality and stands by its zero tolerance fraud policy. Complementing its technological advances and innovative approach to Affiliate Marketing, LinkConnector also offers proven traditional affiliate marketing tools and approaches, such as standard linking campaigns. Combined with superior customer service, LinkConnector provides its merchants and affiliates a measurable edge in the market.

LinkConnector is operating as the fastest growing Affiliate Marketing Network—especially among Internet Retailer Top 500 companies.

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