Empower Network @ BehindMLM

Ted Nuyten (Business For Home) rips off BehindMLM

The MLM blogosphere is populated by a handful of individuals who, either directly or indirectly keep regular contact and bring you their respective coverage of the happenings in the MLM industry. It’s a wide-spread of viewpoints but together I think we do a pretty decent job of covering what needs to be covered. I can’t [Continue reading…]

Empower Network parade 12yo child around on stage

When it comes to children as a marketing tool in MLM, thankfully the practice is generally frowned upon. By and large it leaves people with a bad taste in their mouth as it’s difficult to distinguish the technique from out and out shameless exploitation. One of the more recent examples would be pairing of children’s [Continue reading…]

Empower Network blog is 67% affiliates, 33% retail

Not all multilevel marketing plans are legitimate. If the money you make is based on your sales to the public, it may be a legitimate multilevel marketing plan. If the money you make is based on the number of people you recruit and your sales to them, it’s not. It’s a pyramid scheme. –US Federal Trade [Continue reading…]

Empower Network to sue YouTube video flaggers?

In what was a completely random discovery during my daily MLM industry news and research trawl, a few days ago I stumbled across information indicating that Google might have begun cracking down on Empower Network videos uploaded to YouTube. Following the banning of one Empower Network affiliate’s YouTube account, a thread on the Google product [Continue reading…]

Empower Network affiliate’s YouTube account banned

Alex Pereira joined Empower Network around October 2012 and regularly publishes articles to his Empower Network blog under the account “arkam77”. Pereira also had a YouTube account which he recently uploaded some marketing videos he’d created, which he then embedded into his Empower Network blog. Ultimately of course the goal was to recruit new Empower [Continue reading…]

Is cash gifting the core of the Empower Network?

In keeping with general tabs on the MLM industry as part of my research and what not here at BehindMLM, I process a lot more material on a daily basis than I write about. One particular video came across my desk a week or so ago and, despite being published a year and a half [Continue reading…]

Empower Network Review: Customers or affiliates?

Despite frequent requests to review Empower Network over the past year, I’ve consistently knocked back further analysis of the company initially believing it not to be MLM. I briefly looked over it initially and all I saw was a blog platform members sold for $25. When people contacted me about it this is what I [Continue reading…]