Affiliate marketing comes in many forms and there are many ways to go about it. There are mobile and web apps, virtual goods, physical products, CPA offers, services and all of these can promoted through affiliate channels.
Numerous ways can be used for promotion. You can acquire traffic from different sources – display, PPC, incentivized etc.
You can also get a blog and review the products, post some articles, do SEO, generate traffic to your blog and send leads to your affiliate link. Moreover, you can be an amazon affiliate, an eBay affiliate, if you don’t want to setup a blog you can always do article submissions or have a fan page on Facebook.
Here is a step-by-step guide that will help you to reach your goals:
- Pick up your niche.
- Determine your target audience.
- Make a plan how will you reach your audience.
- Find out who are your competitors.
- What are their marketing tactics.
Completing all of these steps you will get a full understanding and a plan to follow.
You can also learn more about things that are closely connected with affiliate marketing:
- Types of advertising.
- Sources of traffic.
- Affiliate networks.
- Types of landing pages and optimization.
- Types of analytics and reporting.
Just enjoy the things you do and will reach success!