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Everybody Buys It, You Want To Sell It?
George Pluss is doing it again...But now he's giving away his products at 2.5 CENTS apiece!
I'm not kidding when I say you can grab an incredible deal of $6335 for only a Dime...
Do you remember the last Dime Sale that George did? It was a huge success because he was giving away his products with Private Label Rights.
If you are:
- ever struggling to make a profit online
- trying to figure out why affiliate marketing doesn't work as it should
- spending sleepless nights trying to create your own product
- fighting with a writer/editor over your first ebook
- know that a sales copy is important, but don't know a shoot about copywriting
But on top of it you could learn:
How YOU can start in the same business for as low as $0.1!
Well, if you thought his other Dime Sales were good, they were nothing compared to what George has for you this time. It has all the above and tons more, no kidding! And also today he is revealing a 'information product' secret, that will literally open your eyes.
Do you want to know exactly WHAT information ALWAYS sells no matter what?
You should just see for yourself: http://reallylikes.com/?HowtoPak1
One more exciting thing. With this Dime Sale it's wise to invest also because it actually brings instant income to you.
You see, you can lock the price to the lowest it will ever be. Then you grab the package (most likely for a dime or two), get your referral link and blast your ad copy. With only one sale you will be in profit, because it will definitely be more than you paid (you can lock the low price) AND they pay 100% of each and every sale to you, instantly!
Go to the following link and do it now: http://reallylikes.com/?HowtoPak1
Everybody gets a deal starting at 2.5 cents apiece!
P.S. Go there now to lock your price. George is revealing one secret that created fortunes online. This is the same secret that allowed him to quit his job. No kidding...
To Your Success!
I love doing things quickly.
It doesn't matter what it is, I just have no patience for dragging things out. I love simple projects that I can start and finish within a week. I love them even more if I can see a profit in that week.
It is this very reason that I hate selling resale rights products. Or I should say, I used to hate selling resale rights products.
I know how profitable they can be, but it always takes me weeks to put them together. I just don't have the patience to work them. I know because of that I'm losing money, but what can I do? I'm lazy.
But like I said, that was before. I've recently discovered a product that taught me how to market and sell resale rights products in just seven days. It's called Resale Rights Blueprint.
At first I ignored the sales pitches I got because let's face it, even seven days is too long to work on one project. I then took a quick look around my hard drive and saw how many resale rights products I'd already spent money on. I decided to give this product a whirl and see if it could really shorten the amount of time I spent working on my resale rights products.
And by golly, it sure did.
I was surprised to see how easy the blueprint was to follow and how complicated the procedures were. Despite the complexity of the marketing schedule, I had no problem following along.
Resale Rights Blueprint is the perfect product if you have a patience problem like I do.
Resale Rights Blueprint
As you already know George Pluss is running a Dime Sale Marathon!
He is offering his best sellers from MyProfitAffiliate.com starting at a dime again! This has never been done since the initial Dime Sale for each product. So if you wanted to grab one of our excellent quality bestselling products, now is the perfect time. There is one catch though...he is only offering one product at a time.
The first bestselling product's sale was completed and was reported as a success. The price is now back to normal.
Today the second bestseller started, here you go:
As I write this the price is still $0.1 - a dime. But it will be increasing $0.10 with each sale. So why wait? Within minutes after this post smart folks will rush to grab this huge value for a dime.
You should be among them...
BTW if you are interested in getting some fast and easy cash for the holidays, you can promote the Dime Sale Marathon products too. And he is still paying you 100% commissions. Right to your paypal account, instantly, no wait at all. You will learn more in the members area after you get in.
Here is your fast link again:
To Your Success!
A registered domain name would give you an address in the virtual world. A web hosting service would give you a lot. It’s now time to build your house.
But there are many kinds of houses, with each type serving a particular need. In the same light, there are many kinds of websites, and each type would also serve a particular need. Our goal right now is to determine the kinds of websites you could create to best serve you affiliate marketing concerns.
As an affiliate, there are a number of website models you could decide to employ. Let’s take a look at a few of them.
A Review Center
You could create a website, preferably using blogging software like that offered by www.blogger.com or www.wordpress.com, then seek to review the products that are released in the market. Here’s the deal, though. Review the products you are promoting. Naturally, you’d want your reviews to be favorable for the affiliate merchant’s offerings. So stress the beneficial points of the products so that your visitors may be encouraged to click on your affiliate link and be redirected to the affiliate merchant’s sales page.
An Affiliate Mall
An effective way of promoting your affiliate links is through an affiliate mall. You could make your website into an online catalogue of sorts. Display the products you are promoting, and attach your affiliate links. Provide a short but encouraging description for each product. Also include a small image of the product itself (as an affiliate, you are allowed to use the affiliate program’s images for your promotional campaigns, so you won’t be violating any copyrights by doing this).
This setup is quite empowering for your visitors. They are given the option to choose which among the products you are pre-selling would be most advantageous for them.
A Content Site
Content is king on the internet. People surf the internet in search of information. If you have the information they need, then you’re in business. You could focus on unique and quality information for your website, and include your affiliate links by way of recommendation or direct announcement.
There are many kinds of content sites which you could decide to build:
• a news site which offers the latest information on the market you will be catering to;
• an information hub containing guides and general information about the same market;
• a download center for valuable products you’re freely offering (this is great for a viral marketing campaign, which we will discuss in subsequent lessons)
An Opt-In Page
You will not be able to win all of them. You won’t even be able to win a majority of them. The best thing you could aim for is to gather the “yes” visitors, try your best to change the mind of the “no” visitors, and capture the contact information of the “maybe” visitors so that you could continue to convince them for a future sale. And this you could do with a mailing list.
By having them subscribe to your mailing list, you’d be able to contact them, with new offers, or perhaps with some valuable tidbits that would warm them up to purchase the affiliate product you are selling. All you need is an account with an excellent autoresponder service, which you could integrate in such a page so that it will capture prospective leads on auto-pilot.
You could employ this strategy on any of the website models we have mentioned above, or you could make a web page specifically designed to capture the above mentioned contact details.
Ready to get started in affiliate marketing? Super affiliate Rosalind Gardner can show you how with her Super Affiliate Handbook.
- The best blogging techniques.
- How to get traffic to your blog.
- How to turn your blog into money.
I'll let you know what I think once I've had a chance to check it out. Meanwhile, go grab yours while it's still free.
The holiday season is coming and George Pluss is doing something unusual:
He has started a Dime Sale Marathon!
He will be offering his best sellers starting at a dime again! This has never been done since the initial Dime Sale for each product. So if you wanted to grab one of his excellent quality best-selling products, now is the perfect time.
There is one catch though... only one product at a time.
The first bestseller is there for a dime now, here you go:
Question: do you think that some marketing product offers online are a bit too expensive? If they were cheaper, would you get them to improve or skyrocket your online biz?
If you thought starting an online biz was expensive, you are wrong!
It can be VERY cheap...And I'm talking about cents, NOT dollars.
Do you want to find out how one guy, by being a lazybones makes over $69 per day (yep, that's per DAY!), every single day DOING NOTHING? You may not know him, but George Pluss is one of the "lucky" folks who earns a full time income online. I'm not talking about a so-so income to cover utility bills. He's living a very good quality and sometimes luxurious life - all from his online income. He told me he's gonna make over half-million this year (can you imagine?).
I hate salesletters that claim you will learn a secret. There are NO secrets here, it's obvious. It's logical. No nonsense, no BS. George Pluss is giving away the exact same websites which make that cash for him. The exact same ones so you can do the same thing and start generating cash
like you never imagined before.
But on top of it you will learn:
How YOU can start in the same business for as low as $0.1! I'm not kidding, I did say 10 cents!
Yes, it sounds crazy but right now you have all the chances to start with an "investment" of only 10 cents. The catch is the price is going up and going up fast. But the good thing about it, you can lock this price at $0.1. Just click the below link to lock your price and then read what George has to say. You will be thanking yourself you did, I promise. No, I GUARANTEE it!
Here is the link: http://reallylikes.com/?AdsensePak
And the real unusual thing about it, is that you are allowed to get all 100% profits from this promotion. Yes, you heard right, you will get 100% profit from each and every sale paid instantly to your paypal, just by locking your price now. How's that for helping you bring in a few extra dollars right now?
To Your Success!
Short Overview Of What I Have Learned So Far…
Affiliate marketing is a way to create an income for simply promoting other people's products. You find a product or service that you want to promote and sign up for their affiliate program. Once the customer has clicked on the affiliate link your job is done. Hopefully a good percentage of your referrals make a purchase and you earn a commission with no items to package or ship and no payments to process.
What skills are helpful?
Writing is important as content is what will attract people to what you have to offer. Some basic marketing skills will help you develop the right kind of content and make the best affiliate program recommendations for the people you're reaching.
Another skill that can and will come in handy is SEO (search engine optimization) optimization. The higher your website is ranked due to SEO skills, the easier it will be for people to find your website and see the affiliate promotion.
What tools are needed?
The only tool really needed is a website or blog. Your website/blog will be used to promote your affiliate’s products or services. Maybe you want a few different websites/blogs for a few different affiliate programs, that’s entirely up to you. Some people actually promote affiliate programs just by putting affiliate links in their email and forum signatures - no website/blog involved.
How do you get started?
It’s quite simple to get started. If you already have a website or blog you can easily find an affiliate program that pertains to your website/blog (for example if your website is about natural parenting you can look for an affiliate program for a natural parenting product to promote) simply by doing a little research.
After you have signed up for the affiliate program you will be given an ID. This unique ID will be used in the links that you provide on your website/blog. This is how the person or company you signed up with will keep track of your referrals and payments due.
You are now set up and ready to go. Affiliate marketing is a nice at home business that you can do without having to keep inventory, process sales or deal with customer support.
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Product reviews are an exceptional tool to drive traffic to a desired website. It is content that is both valuable and readers expect a link in the review so that they can see the product for themselves. As an affiliate marketer, product reviews are a great way to drive traffic to a website via click-throughs.
However, in order for a product review to be an effective traffic generation tool, it must be believable. No one is going to buy a product that has only pros, no cons and a lot of exclamation points! (Or at least they shouldn’t.)
Here are a few great tips to consider when writing your next product review:
Every review must answer these questions:
• What does the product promise?
• How well does it achieve those goals?
• Is it a good value?
• What are the drawbacks of the product?
Reviews can be solitary or comparative. Sometimes it’s easier to compare products than to simply evaluate one single product. Remember when comparing products to compare the same types of products, apples to apples so to speak. A review comparing copywriting software with video production software won’t help anyone make a decision. Consider what features to compare. If you talk about the cost of one product, be sure to talk about the cost of the other. If you have a bias toward one product, be honest and tell readers that you prefer one over the other but don’t leave out features or drawbacks simply because they place a preferred product in a darker light.
Be honest. Think about the reader. Think about the goal. You want visitors to respect your opinion and make a purchase. Talk to visitors and then write the review as if talking to a friend. This not only enhances the copy because it’s written conversationally, but it will ensure that the review feels genuine to its reader.
It isn’t always possible to try every product that is reviewed however, if you cannot try the product or service out personally, do as much as possible to learn about the product. Then the review not only sounds educated, you are able to actually provide quality advice and information to the reader.
I was recently tagged by Amanda at All About The Green who was tagged by Homemaker of The 21st Century to do the "7 Random/Weird Things About Me" meme. I was also tagged for this meme by Tamara from TamaraWilson.com who was tagged by Marie at Mommy Community.
The rules are very simple:
1- Link to the person that tagged you and post the rules on your blog.
2- Share 7 random and or weird things about yourself.
3- Tag 7 random people at the end of your post and include links to their blogs.
4- Let each person know that they have been tagged by leaving a comment on their blog.
7 Random Things About Me
1. Today is my birthday...I am 44 years young!
2. I love to read and learn new things.
3. I hate cold weather and would love to live where it is warm year round. (It is snowing right now...YUCK!)
4. I enjoy making cakes, cookies and candy, but rarely eat any of it.
5. I hate cleaning house...I would much rather be working on the computer...LOL.
6. I drink way to much coffee.
7. I have been married 24 years and have 2 kids that I am homeschooling.
Now to tag 7 other people:
Instead of tagging people...if you would like to take part in this meme, just leave a comment with a link to your post and I will add you to this list.
Who wants to be first?
Jim Kukral has created a unique new tipping system for bloggers and website owners. Instead of asking for donations or using a "buy me a beer" link, you can use the ScratchBack "TopSpot Widget".
So exactly what is "ScratchBack"? It is a fun online "tipping" system that allows you to accept tips and then "give back" clickable links or images to your tippers. You name your price on your tips, and you earn money from every interaction through our easy-to-use automated system. It's free to sign-up, and you can have a "TopSpot widget" on your website or blog in minutes just like the one on mine.
Here is a sample of the Holiday"TopSpot Widgets" that are available:
Plus there are 9 other designs to choose from or you can have one custom made for your site.
Readers get the opportunity to display a text link or image, plus a custom message on museover, on your website or blog as a way to say thank you for their tip. Since your readers are tipping you for your efforts, you are under no obligation to show or approve any listing you find questionable for ANY reason. There are no refunds either. Once they send the money into the system, it's recorded as a tip for you and they cannot have it back. Note: You can turn on manual approve during TopSpot creation so no listings will appear until you have seen them first.
Let's have some fun!
Maybe you've been hearin' the buzz about 'Santa Sal' and his crazy, laugh out loud videos....but that's not the half of it....not by a long shot.....
Santa Sal and his crew really went to "bat" for you this time and have truly over-delivered....with literally dozens of pages of gifts for you to choose from.....all for NADA.....Zip....Zilch....
And this isn't a bunch of 'penny ante' last minute, re-boxed and re-gifted junk either, each and every one of Santa Sal's gifts have been extensively reviewed by the Santa Sal Crew....and woe be it for someone tryin' to pull one over on them....
Not this crew, this stuff is all the real deal. All for you, all for the taking.
This stuff is hotter than an EasyBake oven - and it won't short out and burn down your house either....
It's like Candyland for anyone with an online business....or any other for that matter.....the line forms to the left....secure your place now!
Get in while you can, it's a 'Christmas Giveaway' and like melting snow....it's NOT gonna last forever....
Santa Sal will also pay you $1 for every referral you bring to the giveaway. It's an easy way to generate some Christmas spending cash, just for sending people to a giveaway site.
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As an affiliate you want to give as much value to your visitors as possible, you want to stand out in their minds as the person who really cares and has given them that little bit extra information and help they need. A great way to do this is by offering free eCourses to your customers.
For example, if you’re promoting a product on how to write an information product, you can offer a free 5-day eCourse, which gives your customers a few valuable tips on how to create an information product. This eCourse goes out to them over the course of 5 days and will, of course, contain an affiliate link under your signature line that will take your customers straight to that product you’re promoting.
The best part about offering a free eCourse is that it’s also a good way to build up your mailing list. You set up a simple one page website which gives a little information about your free eCourse, people submit their name and email address and you send them out their free course. They get good valuable information and hopefully will actually go on to purchase the product
you’re promoting. You get another subscriber to communicate your offers to. It’s a Win/Win situation.
Can I really Write a Course to Promote Someone Else’s Product?
Of course you can! In some cases the person selling the product will make an eCourse available to affiliates. You can then use this eCourse in your mailings and promotions. If there isn’t a course available then go ahead and write one yourself. Now remember, the eCourse doesn’t need to be directly related to the product you’re promoting but just related to the information.
Using the example above, you’ll write an eCourse with tips on how to write an information product. You can tell people how to do research, how to write an outline, outsourcing options and so on – anything related to writing an information product. You don’t want to give out too much information because you do want them to go on and purchase the actual paid product, but you can give them some good tips without revealing exactly how to do it all.
And as mentioned already you’ll add your affiliate link to the bottom of this eCourse or when appropriate in the body of the email.
You can simply say something like:
“Sign Up For These Free Easy-to-Apply Tips & Find Out How to Get Your Low-Cost, High Profit-Yielding Information Product Business Started, http://reallylikes.com/?Free-Information-Product-Tips”
Once your 5-day course is finished you can follow-up with periodical emails and information related to writing an information product. As you can see offering your customers a free eCourse is another great way to stand out and increase your affiliate commissions.
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Over and over again, you will hear internet marketers claim that to do business on the Internet, you need your own website. According to them, a website is your headquarters in cyberspace, where you can lead your potential customers and offer them the affiliate products you have for sale.
Though it’s true that having your own website can assist you in your quest to achieve success online, a website is not the end all and be all of internet marketing, particularly with affiliate marketing. You can make a living online as an affiliate even if you do not have your own website!
How can this be done?
Marketing the affiliate product without the benefit of a website requires that you market your affiliate links in a variety of different ways. This can be done through any of the following techniques:
We all know how powerful article marketing can be in link building campaigns. But instead of providing links to your own website, you will use your affiliate links instead. Article directories allow you a resource box for each article submitted, where you can tell your readers about yourself as well as leave a link of your choice. Now, you have to remember that some article directories do not allow affiliate links in the bodies of the articles themselves, but some will allow affiliate links in the resource box. Be sure to read the their TOS before you submit your articles to them.
Online communities, or forums, are another great place where you can promote your affiliate links. Membership in some forums gives you a signature box where you can advertise your links. Read their terms to make sure you can use your affiliate link in your signature. Then use this to advertise your affiliate links. For every post you will make, your signature box will appear. Post relevant messages and answers, and you’ll have pages advertising your affiliate links! Want to know the forums which are relevant to the subject pertaining to the affiliate products you’re promoting? Use the tool at www.link-advantage.com/search to find an online community.
Advertise in eZines.
Even though many eZines charge for advertising space, it can be well worth the cost, as it will allow you to expose your affiliate links to highly targeted prospects. Imagine if the eZine you choose has a list of 10,000 people. With just one ad that had your affiliate link included, you’d immediately be able to reach 10,000 quality leads.
Not having your own website should not stop you from having online success. The strategies I have shown you here can be accomplished with no cost or very little cost. If you can not afford to register a domain or a web hosting service, you can still achieve success with affiliate marketing. Joining an affiliate program is free. Promoting your affiliate links can also be achieved for free or with low costs.
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Any veteran internet marketer will tell you that the first step towards attaining online wealth is to find a hungry market, or a niche, if you will. A hungry market is almost always profitable, given the great demand for appropriate products, as well as the virtual absence of competing enterprises servicing the said segment.
Once you have selected a profitable market or a niche if you will, it’s time to think about what product you could offer. Products are the items you could sell. They are the ones that will ultimately deliver some profits for you. Business is all about selling something, after all. You have to offer something to get another thing in return.
Here are the more popular items you could sell online:
• Traditional information products. These include eBooks, special reports and even articles. They are excellent choices because all you really need is information and the writing skills to put them down in writing. The best way to convey information is through the written word. Also, traditional information products are capable of being delivered digitally. You won’t have to worry about shipping costs and storage space. Everything would be stored in your hard drive, and you just have to retrieve the same whenever someone purchases what you have to offer.
• Non-traditional information products. With the many things made possible by the internet, a lot of possible vehicles for information have also popped up. Products like video lectures, audio lessons, and podcasts have become prominent items that have proven to be hot sellers. Non-traditional information products are not limited to these choices, however. You could always come up with something new. The limit is your imagination.
• Tangible goods. You could also sell physical items. However, you have to bear in mind that such requires storage space (which can become problematic if you’re planning to sell high quantities of different products) and shipping charges (which can be a drag when it comes to really large items).
You’re not only limited to products, however. You could also sell your services online.
Here are some examples of the kinds of services you could offer to prospective clients:
• Web design
• Search engine optimization (SEO) advise
• Graphic design
• Data encoding
• Customer service handling
This requires appropriate skills. If you’re good with writing, then you could most certainly find a lot of clients who would hire your services for a fee. If you’re good with web design, you could be employed by some webmasters who are in need of good websites.
Choosing the right products or services to sell would depend on a few considerations. Let’s take a look at them.
• What product or service is most appropriate for your target market? What do the people in the said market need? What do they want? What product is most accessible for them?
• What product or service will you be able to offer? Some products require financial investments. Do you have the budget to pursue such? Or would you be better off in creating a product that requires little financial demands? Services require certain degrees of skills. Do you have those skills?
• What product do you think will be able to sustain profit for a long period of time? The length of the earning potential, or the market life, of the said product should be enough to reap great earnings for you. Profit, after all, is the bottom line for every business.
Once these considerations have been satisfied, you could safely say that you have found the right product for the business you want to pursue.
Recommended: "The Super Affiliate Handbook: How I Made $436,797 in One Year Selling Other People's Stuff Online": by Rosalind Gardner The definitive, #1 Clickbank best-selling guide to affiliate marketing.
Where to buy: http://reallylikes.com/?Affiliate-Classroom
Affiliate Classroom, created by Anik Singal, is a training center for anyone who wants to become an affiliate or would like to learn how an affiliate program will help your business.
Have you ever stopped to ask yourself exactly what all this affiliate stuff is really about? I did and I didn’t have a clue. I knew it was important to my business and my livelihood. I sent myself on a mission to find out. What I was found was Affiliate Classroom.
This training course has a step-by-step guide that will take you from beginner to the most advanced affiliate. Everything is explained in details that anyone can understand. Learning the tricks of the trade so to speak are right there in black and white for you.
There is also a marketing library that is full of resources for you to use. It also has case studies that will show you exactly what you need to do in every aspect of the affiliate business.
I found I was part of a family with Affiliate Classroom. Everyone was there to learn but also to teach. If someone could answer your questions or talk you through a problem they were more than willing to do so. The help from expert speakers was unbelievable.
Affiliate Classroom is very professional in the way they run their classroom. The insight given and tools they supply are fantastic.
If your looking to become an affiliate or have a business and want affiliate marketing I recommend you join this classroom. It will not only teach you the tricks of the trade but it will send your profits soaring.
You can download a free copy of the affiliate classroom magazine right on the site and if you find the information in that one issue helpful, then try the full course out for 14 days for only $1. What have you got to lose?
A common mistake made by new affiliate marketers is choosing a product without determining if there is a hungry market. Why is this bad? Because the product might not cater to enough demand to be profitable. Without a demand, no one will buy the product, and that would not be profitable for their business.
So the first lesson in any internet marketing course should be about finding profitable markets.
It’s actually quite easy to do. All you need is an idea. Yes, like one of those eureka moments. This idea can come to you at any time…while watching a movie, reading the morning papers, or while viewing the billboards on the side of the road. This idea may also be inspired by your current or previous profession, or a passion you have had about something your whole life.
You should make it a habit to carry a small notebook with you, so that whenever any of these ideas pop up, you can write them down.
So how will you know if the idea that enters your mind is the right one to build a business for?
This is not to difficult to find out. An idea will bring various thoughts of other possibilities you can do with the them. An idea about dog grooming can make you think of a dog grooming service, for example. Or an idea about pest control can make you think of a do-it-yourself pest control eBook.
Once you have an idea, it’s time to determine if it will be profitable.
For this, you will need a tool like one of these:
Type in the idea you have in mind, and press the submit button. This will supply you with a list of keywords and key phrases that are related to the subject you have entered. Each keyword or key phrase will show you the number of searches that they have gathered from internet users. The number of searches made for a particular keyword or key phrase is a good indication of the demand for the same.
Naturally, you would want a keyword or key phrase that has gathered many searches, right?
Maybe, but demand is just half the battle. You will also need to determine how much competition you will have for that particular market. To do this, you will have to run a search on Google or whichever search engine you perfer using the particular keyword or key phrase enclosed in quotes marks - "keyword" - you have selected. Look at the number of web pages pertaining to your keywork or phrase. If this number is less than the number of searches made for the same, then you have a profitable idea indeed!
Here is an example:
Your idea is about dog grooming. So you use the tools mentioned above, and type in the phrase “dog grooming.” You’d immediately get some keywords or key phrases like “shih tzu dog grooming” or “dog grooming cases.” The searches for these terms are greater in number than the web pages catering to them. As such, you could consider them as profitable markets. These markets are what many people call niches. Finding a niche is the first integral step in making money online.
Once you have decided on a niche, focus on it. If you’re not familiar with the subject, do some research. Build a website that would provide accurate and educational information about the topic. Employ marketing strategies to give it the exposure it deserves.
It all starts with finding a niche. The sooner you discover one, the sooner you can start making money online with affiliate marketing.
There are a lot of affiliate programs out there to choose from. It’s often difficult to know which are the best programs to promote.
Here are 5 tips to help you find the best affiliate programs:
Life-time cookies – A really good affiliate program will offer life-time cookies. Unfortunately, some shopping cart systems don’t allow the vendors this feature, which isn’t so great for you – the affiliate. A life-time cookie means that you will get paid for referring a customer who makes a purchase through your affiliate link even if they buy at any point in the future.
When looking for a good program, try to lookout for those which offer life-time cookies or at least a minimum of a year. Remember sometimes it takes customers months before actually making a purchase.
Training and Customer Service – A good program will provide training tools and resources for their affiliates. Ideally, they should have a member’s area where you can log in and grab promotional materials, your links and check your stats and commissions.
Good communication is also important. If you email an affiliate program with a question and don’t hear back from them or hear back from them 2 weeks later, what will it be like if you ever have an issue with payments or other important question? A good affiliate program will respond to your questions in a timely manner. By the same token, a good affiliate will make sure they read all the provided materials provided on the website before contacting the program.
Sales Pages that Convert – Before promoting a specific product, have a look at their sales page. Does it look like it will convert into sales? If a sales page is sloppy, has grammar and spelling mistakes, or just looks unprofessional, you may not make too many sales – no matter how good the product is.
Now that you know some of the things you should look for in a good program, here are a few things you should be careful of!
Advertisements and Google Adsense – If you’re promoting an ebook and sending customers to a sales page, be weary of sales pages with Google ads or other types of advertisement on the sales page. If you’re working hard to send traffic to that page, it’s not fair that your traffic will be used to make someone else money through ads (without you getting paid anything in return).
If you see a sales page with ads on the page, I say stay away. You work hard as an affiliate and you don’t want to waste your traffic.
High Sales Minimum – Watch out for programs who ask you to sell a certain amount before being paid. For example if the commissions on a $20 eBook are 10% (that’s $2 per sale) and they ask you to accumulate a minimum of $200 dollars in commissions before they send you payment, that’s a whole lot of books you need to sell before getting paid – 100 books to be exact.
Some of these programs operate on the basis that affiliates will usually not make that many sales and they’ll never need to pay out. It’s unfortunate but this does happen, so always check payment terms before promoting a program.
Super affiliates are affiliate marketers who go one step beyond just promoting products. They learn everything there is to learn about the business they’re in and they often make a full-time living (or most of their earnings) from affiliate marketing. Super affiliates know marketing and how to get the sale.
Do you want to put the “super” in your affiliate marketing?
Read on and learn the secrets of the super affiliates.
Super affiliates treat affiliate marketing like a business. These people aren’t “playing” business, they have carefully studied their target market, advertising options and test and track how well products convert for them. In a nutshell, they take affiliate marketing seriously.
They know their target market. Super affiliates know who they’re marketing to before they start promoting a product. It can be very tempting to want to promote a few different unrelated products, but good affiliates know this isn’t smart. By choosing a select number of related products they can review and test, and are more able to effectively communicate the benefits of those products.
They put in the time. Super affiliates take time to not only carefully study their prospective customers but they also take the time to write promotional materials, free reports, articles and anything else that could help their business. They put time and effort into the products they promote.
They create trust. Savvy super affiliates know this is a must. Once you create a certain level of trust with your customers it’s hard not to sell. People buy from people they like and trust. Super affiliates always behave in a way which will endear customers to them and create trust and confidence in their customers. The best way to do this is by providing honest product reviews and information to your customers. Once a super affiliate builds up their reputation, they know the key to keeping that reputation is also never to promote products they haven’t tested themselves or at least are very familiar with. Trust and credibility is very important to super affiliates.
In summary, super affiliates are willing to work hard (and smart) to find the best products to promote, they know their target market and they put in the time and effort to communicate effectively with that target market.
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The use of the right colors on your blog/web site can actually increase your sales. When people see certain colors they can change their emotions or they can symbolize things related to the colors.
Here are a list of colors with some emotions and symbolizations they can cause:
Red - love, excitement, warmth
Pink - romantic, affection, sensuality
White - purity, peace, perfection
Blue - sky, water, travel, freedom, truth
Purple - royalty, dignity
Black - space, night, authority
Green - money, calm, envy, greed
Yellow - light, purity, understanding
Orange - autumn, youthfulness, fire
Brown - wood, comfort, strength
Its very important to know which emotions or symbolizations will trigger your target audience to buy your product or service. If your selling a money-making product you should use green colors to represent money or bring out the emotion of greed. People also associate comfort and travel with money so you maybe want to add in some brown and blue colors on your blog/web site.
The same principle can be applied to graphics or pictures of your product on your blog/web site. Package your products with colors that will trigger your audience to buy. If your selling a book about how to be more romantic, use red and pink colors on the cover. I hope these simple blog/web site color techniques will increase your business's sales.
To Your Success!
1. Does the affiliate program offer you a free way to join without buying the product or service?
2. Contact other affiliates already in the program to see if they have had any problems.
3. Is the product or service related to your target audience?
4. Can they notify you by e-mail when a sale is made?
5. Do they offer backend products so you can get repeat sales from the same person?
6. How often will you receive a commission check?
7. Do you get credited for a sale if people come back in month and then make a purchase.
8. Can you get around-the-clock help online or offline?
9. Do you get a large percentage of each sale as commission?
10. Do they provide you with proven sales material? (links, banners, classified ads, sales letters etc)
11. Will they give you the leeway to create promotional ads.
12. Do they offer you access to an online sales stats page?
13. Do they use a reputable system to track your sales?
14. Does the affiliate program pay commission for sales of people who sign up under you?
15. Can they offer customers a lot of different ordering options, so in return you won't lose sales.
16. Will they keep in contact with you on a regular basis by e-mail?
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By Vincent Tay
It is very normal for people to want to find out more about easy ways to make money on the internet, and they will perform a search on the search engine looking for such opportunities. Working 40 hours of one's life away every week from one's family does not appeal to people any more. If one has a choice of working at home and spending more time with their family members, it is certain to be welcome.
Here are some easy ways to make money on the Internet:
1) Become a free lance writer, let people pay you for writing for them,
2) Sign up with affiliate programs and start promoting their products or services using PPC (pay per click) advertisements,
3) Sign up with as many survey marketing companies as you can, and get paid to take online surveys, or
4) Create a website that is of quality content and monetise it with Google's Adsense program.
One has to understand that sitting down and working in front of the computer for a few hours each day is still necessary. Although the above mentioned methods are easy ways to make money on the Internet, it still requires one to spend time on them. Supposing one is new to Internet marketing, even more time and effort needs to be taken to learn and start from the basics.
Once you have found something that is making you money, start to set goals for yourself, and evaluate them on a monthly basis. For example, if you are selling products using affiliate programs, then you can set a goal of 50 sales (or any figure you feel comfortable with) a month. When I first started affiliate marketing, I made 30 sales in the first month, so I set my goal at 50 sales the second month, and I achieved it. Progressive goal setting keeps one focused and is essential for online marketing.
There are a multitude of easy ways to make money on the Internet. The above mentioned ways are merely a few of many to put money in your pocket. So find something that is suitable for you and start making money from it.
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In her down-to-earth, sincere and often humorous style, Rosalind Gardner guides you through the entire process of building an affiliate marketing business on the 'Net.
Frequently revised and updated to reflect industry changes, the Super Affiliate Handbook now consists of 235 pages and 235 screenshots that will show you step-by-step how to become a Super Affiliate. , you'll learn how to pick the best programs, negotiate a commission raise and save time, money and effort on everything from affiliate software to web hosting.
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