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There are many different techniques available for affiliate marketing and affiliate marketing success.  How you become successful in affiliate marketing depends on your technical abilities and focus.  You also need to consider who you are targeting why you are targeting these individuals and the item you’re promoting.

Cold calling, or blind marketing, is going to be a waste of your time.  To become successful in affiliate marketing or any type of marketing takes skill, knowledge, determination and most of all….strategy.

Why strategy.  Strategy is your “game plan.”  Without a game plan (strategy) you will be going no where and if you get there you have no idea of how.  Build you game plan, focus on the plan, implement the plan and alter it if necessary.  Doing this one simple task and you will be ahead of most people who are in marketing.

Profitable Affiliate Marketing

So you have a home based business and you want to be profitable in affiliate marketing.  Again before you join any affiliate program…research and more research.  And when you are done do more research.  This will take time but time well spent. For the most profitable affiliate marketing program, retain only those affiliates companies who have proven they can make you money.

Check on the performance of these affiliates companies.  Check on the management or who is operating the company.  What is their background.  Have they been successful and how.  This is your job.  Find out all you can so you don’t make a mistake joining the wrong company.  If you find you made a mistake, no big deal.  Cancel and move is called a learning.

You want to pick an affiliate company that is constantly re;easing new products. By finding a business who is constantly releasing new products, you have a higher chance of creating repeat business and achieving larger commissions. You do not want to go with fads or things that will fade out, these do not work.

A bit of advice is to look at the commission plan.

Affiliate Companies have different plans.  You want to understand the program and can you make money.  Couple thing to look for is:  Commission such as 20% or 40% 0r 50% maybe 100%.  Does the company have a residual income plan?  Is the structure a “pass-up?’  Does the company offer coaching or training?  Are the product in high demand?

Profitable Affiliate Marketing is not a “hap hazard” approach to your home business.  This is your business and you need to treat is as a business.

Here is an Affiliate Company that I researched and found to meet all of the above criteria.  It maybe just what you are looking for.


Your Business and Your Visitors

Promoting your company you will find that most will look and not purchase.  That is the nature of marketing.  If you have a blog as your one of your marketing medias, you will find that most people tend to look and go away.  Some will unsubscribe, therefore you will need to look for new customers or visitors. Be sure to get and keep high quality content in your blog.  Offer help, suggestion, tip, educate, inform and entertain.

Most of all know who your target audience is and what are they looking for.  Solve their problem or issues and you will have a loyal following and buyers.

Putting is another way,  You should understand who your target audience is when you are dealing with internet marketing. Your job is to meet the demands of your audience. Investigate what makes readers visit your site, and read any feedback they leave you. What are they reading on your site?

Here is something I do:  I will place additional links in the blog to click on to other articles.  The more engaged my visitors become, the more they begin to trust me and become a loyal follower.


Implementing the ideas delineated above will help you pull in the right individuals and maximize your income potential.

As you become familiar with the market it will be easier to perfect you own techniques, develop new skills and soon you home business and affiliate program will be making money for you.

Just remember, it takes time, commitment and focus.

…..This article has only given you the basics, though, which you want to develop in your own style. Develop a plan.  Most often the best plan is the simplest.

Here some other articles you may enjoy:

Can You Make Money With Affiliate Marketing?

Failure Is No Longer An Option


To your success,




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Bill H. Fletcher, EzineArticles Basic PLUS Author

About the Author


Bill Fletcher is a long time marketer and coach. My goal is to help anyone who is interested in building a business through a systematic approach to success. Affiliate Marketing 100 will guide you with the help of some of the best articles and coaching program available anywhere. We train you in all categories of business building and success management.

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