Affiliate marketing has been one of the most profitable online business models for the past decade and a half, and there’s no doubt about that. It’s a very efficient business model for many, as it doesn’t necessarily require a high-cost investment to start with.
However, the web and its users are constantly maturing, and this aspect of the online commerce industry makes affiliate marketing harder each day. Making money through commissions from promoting other businesses’ products...Read more
Sometimes it's good to return to the basics! If you felt a little "overwhelmed" reading my last post about Google's exact match domain update, then you'll love today's blog post. For the next few weeks I'm going to be covering some very simple concepts that you need to know in my affiliate marketing for beginners posts. Even if you're already set up and making money online from affiliate marketing, returning to the basics can give you a fresh perspective on how to take your business to the...Read more
In this blog post I'm going to be doing something a little different, as I teach you what I believe are two of the biggest secrets for affiliate marketing success. These are list-building and making an attractive website. I feel that these two fundamentals have the power to take you from a position where you might be struggling to make money, and move you all the way up to potential super affiliate territory!
If you just can't wait to get cracking, then you should get Mark Ling's...Read more
When you think of affiliate marketing, what name springs to mind? If you're anything like me, then you probably think of Clickbank. After all, Clickbank is pretty much the biggest name in affiliate marketing. With a massive array of products available for you to promote, big commissions (of up to 75%) on offer, and even recurring products available, why would you go anywhere else?
For many affiliates, leaving the safe haven of Clickbank is an absolute no-no. However, in this blog post I'm...Read more
If you use Google Analytics then you will probably have noticed a metric called "bounce rate". Plainly speaking, this is a measure of the percentage of people who left your site from the same page they entered it, without having visited any other pages (you can check out the official Google definition here).
A high bounce rate tends to indicate that your landing pages aren't very relevant to visitors. This reflects poorly on your website, and also has a negative impact on your search...Read more