Watch the video below to understand more about Affiliate Marketing
For beginners you may not know whatAffiliate marketing is:
What is affiliate marketing?
This is the most question most people ask who are knew to affiliate marketing.
Affiliate marketing is a way for you (the affiliate) to earn a commission for recommending products or services to someone. If that person buys or pays something you have introduce to him or her to the company you affiliated with you earn a commission.
To simplify things let go to How Affiliate Marketing works in short?
- You find someone’s product or service to promote.
- Do a search for “product name” affiliate program.
Example if you are interested in promoting health products you can type on any search engine i.e. Google, Bing and Yahoo as “health products affiliate programs”, and you will see many affiliates programs for Health you can join.
- Sign up for their affiliate program.
- You get a special link that allows the merchant to track the people who clicked your link.
- If they buy the product, you get a commission.
Pretty simple, right?
There are a lot of different ways to track affiliates these days, but all are based on someone clicking your special tracking link. The most common and basic type of tracking is via a cookie. When an affiliate link is clicked, a small file called a cookie is stored on the user’s computer.
Then they buy a product, the merchant can see that they were referred by you. There are also more advanced methods based on the email used or IP address – but we won’t get into those here, we’ll stick to the how to make money with affiliate marketing.
How Much Money Can You Make With Affiliate Marketing?
The amount you can make will vary wildly it honestly falls somewhere between zero and millions. Your income will be directly related to the type of offers you promote, how much traffic you get to the site, and your grasp of other online marketing skills like email marketing and SEO (Search Engine Optimization).
But in this tutorial you’ll get a pretty good sense of the earning potential from different types of promotions.