What is Affiliate Marketing?

Affiliate Marketing is the process of earning a commission by promoting other company’s services or products. There are hundreds of companies that provide services and products affiliates. An Affiliate Marketer promotes Affiliate products and tries to attract and convince potential customers to the company product so that they actually end up buying that product. Moreover, Affiliate Marketing is one of the best way to earn extra money and live a happier life. Though at initial stage it looks quite challenging but with the passage of time everything become easier and smoother.

Do you want to start Affiliate Marketing?

The concept of affiliate marketing was put into practice and presented by William Joseph Tobin, an American entrepreneur and business owner, the founder of PC Flowers & Gifts. It was launched in 1989 and used for PC Flowers & Gifts remained on the service until 1996. Through Affiliate marketing he earned an enormous amount of money. Affiliate marketing has grown very quickly since its beginning.

What is Affiliate Marketing

In Affiliate marketing, you are a salesperson for the company. In normal cases, a salesperson only sells products for a single company. But as an affiliate marketer, you can promote products for different companies and earn commissions from them. There is no limit to promote products and make money. The more you have traffic, the more you will promote products. The more you can sell products the more commission you will get. There is no limit to earning money as an affiliate marketer. There are affiliate marketers that make up to six or seven figures a month. But this has taken them years to reach this level.

Affiliate Marketing and Marketing:

Affiliate marketing plays an important role in marketing strategies. It is a good way to earn money online for affiliates. And if you have a product and want to make more sales, than affiliate marketing is one of the best ways to sell your product online. Affiliate marketing extends and grows more rapidly. More people from different can get access to company products and buy them.

Affiliate Marketer:

Therefore, in Affiliate marketing, affiliates are required to select a product of his choice and promote that product through his website or other social media platform. Moreover, it is a good way to make money using your blog or website. You will be required to select a product from people or companies and will start promoting that product on your blog/website. If you do not have a blog and want to start blogging, here’s How to start blogging.

The Affiliate Link:

After creating a blog/website you will need to join the companies as an affiliate marketer. You will have to choose a product from the company database and will promote that on your blog/website or any of the social networks. The company provide an affiliate link is to the affiliate. When someone makes a purchase through your affiliate link, you get a commission. Although the commission will be a little, but in the future when your business grows, it will be much better.

For example, if you join Amazon as an Affiliate Marketer. Amazon will give a unique link against your ID. When you start promoting Amazon and someone clicks on your link to purchase that product. Amazon will recognize your ID through that provided link. When a customer purchases any product from Amazon through your provided link within 24 hrs, Amazon will give you commission for all of the purchases he made that day. It is the beauty of Amazon’s affiliate programs. Every company has different rules and regulations for affiliate programs.

If you want to start Affiliate Marketing, what will be preferred company to join?

Rising Star

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63 Responses

  1. Really informative post and nice explanation. Of course, I am just a teenage student with a small hobby blog, but maybe sometime in the future this information will be useful.

  2. I am only teen who enjoys blogging maybe it’ll help later in future! Thanks for info, I can always refer back!

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  6. Dave Hayes says:

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  7. I’m doing this for more than 8 years and I can confidently say that you can build full-time income with affiliate marketing alone.

    • Rising Star says:

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