Affiliate marketing is one of the modern and innovative concepts for marketing a product or a service. This article talks about how and from where one can learn tips and tricks of this marketing concept.

With change in time and technology the way marketing is done on products and services by its companies has changed too. Internet has been used extensively for marketing purpose and new strategies are implemented using this technology time to time. One such strategy is called affiliate marketing where both companies and individuals are benefited directly. It is a very simple concept where companies save on employing professional marketing staff. Instead every internet user is invited to market their products and earn direct commission on basis of each sale. All that is required here is to just promote the link of that website or a product through emails, online classifieds, social media or texting by phone, etc. But before giving it a star one would need a good affiliate marketing guide.

In this article, you’re going to learn:

  • Few Affiliate Marketing Tips to know
  • Where should you find a more better Affiliate Marketing Guide?
  • Where to start?
  • Some important Affiliate Marketing Networks which will help you to get Merchants.
Affiliate Marketing Tips for smart Earning

Affiliate Marketing has proven Second Best technique to earn Online in 2012!

#1: Few affiliate marketing tips to know

For people planning to earn money on internet, affiliate marketing is one of the effective methods. Learning certain basic things to understand how successful affiliate marketing is done is very much essential. There are many affiliate websites with many affiliate products to choose for marketing. But earning to identify which product or a website would consumers like is very important. A type of product which has good demand in the market is always a good affiliate product for marketing since chances of sales are high and so are returns in commission. These are basic affiliate marketing tips but there are many tips one can learn from internet itself.

#2: Where to find good affiliate marketing guide

There are many websites and online forums from where one can learn some effective affiliate marketing tips. There are many websites offering earning opportunity via affiliate products but not all would be genuine. It is critical to first validate a website and its products or services to avoid ending up in fraud. Its unfortunate that some websites make use of affiliate members but never pay them. So not all websites and products are reliable but learning more about affiliate marketing will help in identifying credibility of a website. There are many website offering various tips and articles about understand this marketing concept. It is always also good to find out user reviews about a affiliate marketing website from various review site available on internet.

#3: Where to have a Good Start?

Having a good start is all about getting Good Merchants and Products to suggest. Secondly, there are many platforms which will help you get 1000(s) of merchants even if you start low. 🙂 Remember that you don’t need any Website for Affiliate Marketing. That is just a good option to suggest products. You can also market Merchant’s product on a FB Page or Twitter Profile. What you need is only an AUDIENCE WHICH MATTERS! When you start getting a reputation on Social Media, you can start with a website.

What if I had a website already?

That’s great if you have your website already constructed because you have your own controlled platform to suggest products. And that’s probably a better way than marketing on Social Media. When you have a website, you need to focus on putting good content on it. Only then, you’re recommended to suggest any other product to earn. Remember that Content brings you audience and Audience brings you money. So be sure you have rich content before. 🙂

There are many helpful guides such as this free Ebook that offers complete affiliate marketing guide to users who are interested to take it up as earning opportunity.

Okay.. So let me assume that you’ve started with good content and audience. What then?

#4: What are Affiliate Marketing Networks

Affiliate Marketing Networks are the networks which offers you merchants to advertise for free. In return, if you bring them sales, you get a good commission. Such networks help you know the Commission Rates of companies and then you have to apply for their Affiliate Program. Most probably, if you have content and a small meaningful audience, your application will get approved. Then you get their Affiliate links or banners. You just need to put it on your website and great going!

Here are some important and popular Affiliate Networks

Out of the three popular Networks I suggested, ShareASale would prove best for you at small stage. It has a large network which will give you merchant of your Niche only. But, its not the case with others and the payments on other platforms aren’t guaranteed by me personally. 🙁

Anyways, I hope this article gave your mind an idea about How you can start for Smart Earning by laying your content on internet. Share this article to everyone who asks you to set out for business on internet and be sure you comment below your doubts to be answered!

Posted by Kiran Kumar

An extrovert who appreciates modern day internet technology and loves to write about them. Internet is the future and I believe is where you need to make a strong presence to survive competition of the market in the future.

I am a dedicated professional who loves to contribute to the growth of the internet and guide people in making their strong digital presence.


  1. My affiliate blogs were stagnant for so long. I didn’t made any sales and wanted to quit, however I am very hopefull after reading your article. Seems I can see a light and feels excited again. Hope to see my first sale after I will apply what you had said. I appreacite you posted something like this to help us newbie. 🙂


    1. @Kerlan, Really glad to hear this appreciation. I hope your get you first sale soon. 🙂
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  2. Not sure if you have come across Traffic Titan or not?


  3. Absolutely great post I loved the last point the you have to do something different rather then promoting affiliate products in traditional matter.


  4. Great info about affiliate marketing. I helped me a lot on what to do next with my affiliate marketing niche blog. Thank you!


  5. I was about to launch my blog and been looking for affiliate marketing ideas and gladly I found your article. It all makes sense and it helped me with my upcoming affiliate niche blog.


  6. They say affiliate marketing doesn’t work until I found your article. It inspires me again to do affiliate marketing. I know it needs a lot of work in order to get sales. Many thanks to you. Info really helped.


  7. Great ideas about affiliate marketing. Thanks for sharing.


  8. Looking for a positive result after applying those tips you said. A million thanks to you. Will look forward to more affiliate marketing tips. 🙂


  9. Lovely list of tips on how to work with affiliate marketing. I have been doing it for quite some time now but you still had some great points I really hadn’t thought about too much before.


  10. Perfect post. I think anyone can start affiliate marketing. people just need patience and mind to work hard.


  11. I think affiliate marketers have kind of created a bad name for themselves over the past few years due to people abusing them and creating spammy websites that do everything they can to deceive the consumer.


  12. Great article currently trying to understand affiliate marketing really interested to start my own website not expecting high returns straight away but wants to experience and if possible put some hard work behind it to make it successful,any comments suggestions welcome:)


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