Friday, 26 July 2013

Online Marketing Methods- Affiliate Marketing

If you are looking to make some extra income and work from home you may have researched the practice of affiliate marketing. This is an online job without investment of any sort of your own apart from your time. One way to make money online is affiliate marketing and because it is so easy to set up and sit back while the money rolls in, you could call this a part time job that pays full time money.

So, what is affiliate marketing and how can you set it all up? It is a type of marketing where a business will reward you for bringing them customers brought to them by your very own marketing efforts. So you could have a blog or a website where you get thousands of visitors on a weekly basis. If you placed an affiliate ad in the side banners of your website and a visitor to your site click into your link and then buy a book, product or service – you as the affiliate stand to profit by taking a percentage share of the sale.

To set up a chance to make money online and work from home by profiting from affiliate marketing, you will first need to set up a blog or website. This is much easier than you might think as setting up a blog is free and involves no outlays of cash on y

our part. The next think you will need to do is to choose which niche or subject your blog will focus on. If it is something you have a keen interest on, then the better it is for you. This could mean that you can actually work from home and enjoy yourself at the same time.

If your blog is on phishing you have to remember to add regular content on a daily basis if possible. Adding new content will push you up the search engine rankings and keep incoming traffic flowing in on a regular basis. Then find affiliate marketing products to sell on your blog or website and hope that some of your visitors click on the ad in the side banner and purchase the product.

You will receive a pre-agreed percentage of that sale which could be anything from 1% to 45% of the sale price. Affiliate marketing is big business and you can profit from it by working from home on your blog.