Affiliate marketing is one of the world’s most lucrative ways to make a passive income. But the landscape has been changing significantly, especially since Google’s crackdown on “thin content” (salesy content versus valuable content). It has become more difficult for companies to generate income than it was before.
So how do you stay ahead of your competition? How can we become successful? Let me list you some affiliate marketing strategies for success, as we move beyond 2018.
This is where I learned all my strategies.
- 1 So What Exactly Is Affiliate Marketing?
- 2 12 Incredible Affiliate Marketing Strategies
- 2.0.1 Put Your Blinders On
- 2.0.2 Stand Head And Shoulders Above Your Competition
- 2.0.3 To Be (A Keyword), Or Not To Be
- 2.0.4 Brand Yourself
- 2.0.5 Who’s Looking For You?
- 2.0.6 Be The Guru
- 2.0.7 Don’t Put All Your Eggs In One Basket
- 2.0.8 Are You Responsive?
- 2.0.9 Stay Ahead Of The Pack
- 2.0.10 Give Yourself A Raise!
- 2.0.11 Knowledge Is Power, Change Is Inevitable
- 2.0.12 And Last But Not Least… Don’t. Give. Up.
So What Exactly Is Affiliate Marketing?
Affiliate marketing is a great way for merchants to promote their products and services for a very low-cost. In its most basic form, it’s a commission based referral system. You promote their product, refer them customers, and you get a commission on any sales. It’s like being rewarded for sending them new customers.
For a more complete explanation of what affiliate marketing is, please read “What is online affiliate marketing?”
Heres a quick video explaining it as well…
Some of you may you worry about getting involved with affiliate marketing because you think you’ll be looked upon as sleazy or salesy. I know a lot of people have made a bad name for affiliate marketing due to their unethical practices, but I’m here to show you the proper way to do it, where people will thank you for your recommendations.
Affiliate marketers can reach monthly incomes of over five figures. These affiliates are known as super affiliates. Though these types of successes are only reached by a few, there is no reason why you can’t become a super affiliate yourself. It may take a little blood, sweat, and tears, ha-ha, but it’s achievable if you embrace these strategy tips.
This affiliate marketing strategy is great for both beginners, and the more experienced marketers, to keep in mind.
12 Incredible Affiliate Marketing Strategies
Put Your Blinders On
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