Some Answers to Some Things You’ve Been Asking Us #17

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I just bought a menstrual cup and I wanted to use an AS affiliate link but I didn't see one on the nicely redesigned affiliates page! So now Erika Moen gets my .30 cents or however these programs work. Maybe contact gladrags?
Sarah: Thanks for the hot tip! We just added Glad Rags to our Affiliate Marketplace! And as a recent adopter of menstrual cups, I would highly recommend their XO Flo menstrual cup!

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