Have you ever considered affiliate marketing? Yes… Affiliate marketing is a great way to earn money from home.
Affiliate marketing is a great way to earn money from home. It’s a marketing concept that operates with a performance-based model. Basically, businesses reward other people for bringing visitors or customers their way via the affiliate’s personal marketing efforts.
Essentially, affiliate marketing is about relationships, namely the relationship between three parties: the advertiser, the publisher and the consumer.
The advertiser is the main business owner and the publisher is the individual or company that markets the advertiser’s business in exchange for a commission.
It works thanks to cookie technology. So a publisher can market a brand, product or service in whichever means they like, but when their messages bring in trade, advertisers can then access data that tells them where their customers came from. This process enables advertisers to employ multiple affiliate marketers.
5 Top Reasons Why Affiliate Marketing Is Attractive
There are 5 amazing reasons why affiliate marketing is such an attractive proposition to many home business people.
1. There’s no inventory to carry around with you.
Everything an affiliate marketer does is digital. In fact, thanks to the cookie technology, you don’t even have to worry about reporting in. The whole process is virtual and it’s automated.
2. A steady stream of income.
If you’re good at marketing, you can develop a very reliable, steady source of income. Also, it’s an industry that’s established, tried and tested. Your success depends on your efforts, not anyone else’s.
3. It’s a great way to learn about digital marketing.
You’ll soon become very adept at picking up what work works, when and for whom. Measurement, creativity and adaptability are all crucial weapons for any affilitate marketer.
4. Someone else does the fulfilment.
Product fulfilment isn’t your responsibility. Likewise, you don’t need specialist knowledge about what you’re selling. You just need to know how best to marketing something in today’s world.
5. Someone else does all the worrying.
An affiliate marketer hardly has any hassles. Forget about customer support, bookkeeping and what hours you work. You work when you want to and you stick to the simple plan. All you do is promote; the rest is left to others.
Check out more from Mark Ford about affiliate marketing by clicking here and here’s a top tip… watch out for my next edition of the home business lifestyle newsletter where I talk a lot more about affiliate marketing and the success that I have had using this business model. Due for release on the 1st July 2015 = edition 2.
I wish you every success in your home business venture.
Mark Ford, Home Business Coach, Entrepreneur, Digital Marketer & Information Publishing.
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Thought for the day: affiliate marketing, less hassle, no products to send out and pick up the money working from home letting others do the rest.