Affiliate Marketing And Programs

Affiliate Marketing and Programs

Participants in Affiliate Marketing

Types of Affiliate marketing

What kind of commissions do we get from affiliate networks?

  1. Pay Per Sale (PPS)
  2. Pay Per Click(PPC)
  3. Pay Per View or Impression(PPV)
  4. Pay Per Install(PPI)
  5. Pay Per Lead(PPL)

Why you should choose affiliate marketing to earn money online?

  1. Low Entry Barrier
  2. Single Person Operations
  3. No need to own any product
  4. No need to be expert on the product
  5. Recurring Passive Income
  6. No work timing commitments

How do I start affiliate marketing?

  1. Sign up on any affiliate network, check for available programs, create the content based on the chosen product, promote the affiliate links, earn commissions
  2. Identify your passion, develop your content around your passion, check for the products available on the internet related to your content, check for the affiliate network, promote the affiliate link and earn commissions

Which are the top affiliate networks?

  1. Look at other affiliate websites in your niche
  2. Notice what products are being promoted
  3. Find the merchant whose product the affiliate id promoting
  4. See if merchant website has joined as affiliate link on their website
  5. Alternatively, email the merchant directly and ask to promote their product for a commission
  1. Amazon associates
  2. Share- a- sale
  3. ClickBank
  4. Commission junction
  5. Fiverr

Why amazon associates is the best affiliate program?

  1. Anyone can join free of cost
  2. Browse over a million items to promote to your audience
  3. Gain up to 12% in promoting products in specific categories.
  4. Effectively add affiliate links to your site inside your Amazon dashboard, utilizing Amazon’s own front-end SiteStripe toolbar, or the Amazon Associates Link Builder WordPress module. 
  5. Market items from various Amazon online portal from anywhere to everywhere throughout the globe. 
  6. Amazon has among the best customer services, not only that it has a big and strong affiliate community to help you grow
  7. Exhaustive and very well organized payment release system, so you cannot go wrong with amazon associate

Also, I believe since amazon mostly has products, with products anyone can create content related to it like

  1. Reviews
  2. Feedbacks
  3. Experiences
  4. How To
  5. Pros and Cons

But because of the latest Coronavirus pandemic, Amazon has to cut down the revenue share incentive programs

As of April 21st, 2020, Amazon reduced the commissions on some product categories, such as:

  1. Furniture, Home, Home Improvement, Lawn & Garden, Pets Products, and Pantry: from 8% to 3%
  2. Headphones, Beauty, Musical Instruments, Business, and Industrial Supplies: from 6% to 3%
  3. Outdoors and Tools: From 5.5% to 3%
  4. Sports and Baby Products Categories: from 4.5% to 3%
  5. Health and Personal Care: From 5% to 1%
  6. Amazon Fresh: From 3% to 1%

But that’s not all, Amazon has to take down following giants too

  1. Removing offers from affiliate networks, such as Skimlinks or Sovrn, and connecting with publishers directly.
  2. Pausing a number of affiliate programs, such as BuzzFeed, due to the COVID-19 outbreak, which led to some advertisers suspending offers of their own accord.

Final Words of advice for new affiliate marketers

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