Manish Dhane
Manish Dhane 27 June 2013
Categories Affiliate Marketing

Easy Way To Affiliate Marketing

If you are thinking that by just attracting a lot of visitors to your affiliate link will make you money, well wait...

If you want to start a home based online business, then affiliate marketing will be the best option. You don’t need to have your product or service, website or even a well furnished office or showroom. If you follow these tips you will be on your way to success.


If you are thinking that by just attracting a lot of visitors to your affiliate link will make you money, well wait a minute don’t go 0-60 so fast.


While you really do not need your own product or service and website to get your affiliate marketing begin, you may want to take a few additional steps. If you are just sending people to your affiliate links, then your business may live for a short time and also you are letting a lot of money on the table.


Here’s a step-by-step information for getting everything right.


Step 1: Choose a good product

That’s the most essential phase, and one all too often ignored by over-eager marketers. You need to know about the product that you are promoting whether it is really worth it or not. Not only that, but you need to know exactly what it does and who would get the most benefit from it.


How would you know that? Usually by purchasing it first and verifying it out thoroughly. If it includes some activities, take it through its steps. Impressed? Then go forward and promote it in a good moral sense. Not so impressed? You should drop it.


Step 2: Know your audience

When it comes to advertising product, make sure you deliver it to the right viewers. If you send a product about Tech Gadgets to individuals looking for fashion jewelry, you won’t get any product sales. Instead, you’ll have a lot of dissatisfied members from your list, and probably a lot of unsubscribes.


Step 3: Develop a list

Just because you can bring visitors straight to the sales page through your affiliate link doesn’t mean you should. There are two additional factors you may want to do. One of them is to develop a list.


This means that you’ll have to build a list of relevant people who are also interested about the affiliate product you are promoting. You can do it through offering people some free stuff that would interest them and in return they will give you their email address.


Only once they have opted-in (and gave permission to you, based on your autoresponder service), you should drive them on to the selling page.


This procedure will help you develop a list to which you’ll be able to advertise other products later and also you’ll sell more of the products as well.


Step 4: Pre-sell


There is only one more thing left to do this right i.e. Pre sells.

Here’s what this means: You generally get them all thrilled about their need for the product, then bring the product to them, so when they get to the website, they’re so excited about it they’re much more likely to buy.

And there you have it. The walk-through of how affiliate marketing can make easily.

Please login or register to add a comment.

Contribute Now!

Loving our articles? Do you have an insightful post that you want to shout about? Well, you've come to the right place! We are always looking for fresh Doughnuts to be a part of our community.

Popular Articles

See all
4 Important Digital Marketing Channels You Should Know About

4 Important Digital Marketing Channels You Should Know About

It goes without saying that a company can't do without digital marketing in today's world.

Digital Doughnut Contributor
Digital Doughnut Contributor 5 November 2014
Read more
Digital Marketing Vs. Traditional Marketing: Which One Is Better?

Digital Marketing Vs. Traditional Marketing: Which One Is Better?

What's the difference between digital marketing and traditional marketing, and why does it matter? The answers may surprise you.

Julie Cave
Julie Cave 14 July 2016
Read more
Life of a Twitter Influencer [Infographic]

Life of a Twitter Influencer [Infographic]

The following infographic Illustrates the life of a Twitter Influencer and includes everything from earnings, cheatsheets and social movements started on Twitter. While Twitter may not be the most popular social channel it is still one of the most powerful channels to spark online conversation. If you're a Twitter influencer, this infographic is the ultimate guideline to your future tweets.

Chiara Di Rago
Chiara Di Rago 30 November 2016
Read more
50 Chrome Extensions That Will Boost Your Productivity

50 Chrome Extensions That Will Boost Your Productivity

Today you can find Google Chrome extensions for almost anything that you can think about. In the sea of available extensions, it can be a hustle to choose which one are the best for your type of the business.

Aleksej Durdevic
Aleksej Durdevic 29 November 2016
Read more
Digital Marketing - The Wave of the Future

Digital Marketing - The Wave of the Future

With social media platforms like Facebook holding well over 1.6 billion users world-wide (and counting), these digital platforms have become the new marketplace. In order to properly promote business brands and products or services, an online company needs to employ the services of a specialist known as a digital marketer.

Mohammad Farooq
Mohammad Farooq 29 November 2016
Read more