You Should Always Adhere to the Affiliate TOS

terms of serviceWhen you decide to become an affiliate marketer, you’ll have the opportunity to promote many different types of products. You can promote tangible products or digital products and services.

It’s important to learn as much as you can about affiliate marketing in the beginning of your journey – but there’s one very important thing you should certainly make sure that you understand. [Read more…]

Start with Free Platforms as an Affiliate Marketer

make moneyWhen you’re first starting out and learning about affiliate marketing, it may be a wise idea to take advantage of free platforms that you can use to promote products in your niche.  While you shouldn’t depend 100% on these sites, they can help support what you’re doing as you learn the ropes.

 

Blogger

Blogger is a free tool that allows you to set up a blog. It gives you a free template you can use to begin blogging and it’s very simple to use. If you choose to, you can get free hosting for your blog through blogspot.com, or you can pay for hosting using another service [Read more…]

Essential Affiliate Marketing Tools

affiliate tool boxToday we continue our series of posts on Affiliate Marketing. Knowing the affiliate marketing fundamentals is essential for success but maybe even more so is being able to create content that attracts the right audience. It’s not simply about recommending a product and watching the buyers flood in. That truly does not happen.

So get the fundamentals of operating as an affiliate down and then you’ll want to employ the use of a few tools that can help you do your job quicker, better, and more efficiently. [Read more…]

Do You Need a Website to Be an Affiliate Marketer?

affiliate websitesThat’s a question many beginners seem to ask and some people will say absolutely but that’s not always the case. I recommend that as an affiliate marketer, that it’s certainly a good idea to have your own website but there are other options.

Third-Party Sites

For example, you can use third party, what are classified as Web 2.0 platforms that allow you to promote products. Examples include Weebly, Zujava, and Hub Pages. These sites are relatively easy to use and can help you make a profit in affiliate marketing. [Read more…]

Can Beginners Really Find Success In Affiliate Marketing?

make money with affiliate marketingThere are so many things to learn in the world of online marketing. As a beginner it is easy to become overwhelmed by all of the countless business models, tools, courses, and more that you can learn from and implement.

But is Affiliate Marketing really a good place for beginners in this sea of opportunities?

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What is Affiliate Marketing?

what is affiliate marketingThis is the fourth post in our Affiliate Marketing series and where we take a good look at what affiliate marketing is and why it’s possibly the money making solution for you. These are the previous posts:

Frequently Asked Questions About Affiliate
5 Common Affiliate Marketing Pitfalls

Affiliate marketing is a business model where you bring buyers and sellers together in return for a commission if a sale is carried out. It’s one of the most popular strategies online because it allows you to enjoy several perks.

As an affiliate marketer, you’re handling only a segment of the tasks that a full-time Internet marketer creating products has to master. There are some tasks you both share, but there are many burdens that you don’t have to tackle which makes affiliate marketing ideal for the beginner to this business. [Read more…]

Frequently Asked Questions About Affiliate Marketing

Affiliate Marketing FAQ

Whether you’re running an online business or you’re a regular internet user who wants to make extra cash, affiliate marketing can be a great and lucrative way for you to earn money online. Today’s post is the second in our series on affiliate marketing, 5 Common Affiliate Marketing Pitfalls was the first.

Before you embark on this money-making opportunity, it is essential for you to know the fundamentals and important facts about affiliate marketing. So I’ve compiled a few of the most frequently asked questions about affiliate marketing:

Q: What is affiliate marketing?

A: Affiliate marketing is a marketing method that’s been conducted by businesses and entrepreneurs for many years. [Read more…]

5 Common Affiliate Marketing Pitfalls

Affiliate Marketing pitfallsAffiliate marketing is one of the most rewarding and lucrative ways to make money online. As an affiliate marketer you market and promote someone else’s product for a commission. Earning on this commission based model of making money online has unlimited potential and has made many an impressive income.

While affiliate marketing is one of the best ways to make money online it’s not simple by any means. It takes a lot of skill, knowledge and commitment to be successful. If you are looking for overnight riches this is not the way to go. However, if you are looking to build a solid business that can make you money on complete autopilot for many years to come, affiliate marketing is most definitely a great option.

If you choose to go this route there are a few pitfalls I want you to be aware of. These are the most common pitfalls that newbie affiliate marketers run into. [Read more…]