When it comes to affiliate networks, ShareASale is one of the most popular names out there. I have been using ShareASale for the past 6 years and have never had any issue with tracking conversions and getting paid. Also, ShareASale lets me discover some of the new, unheard of companies offering the world something of value. You can read my review and getting started guide of ShareASale here. Even though I love everything about ShareASale, I never enjoyed their dashboard. I always felt like it was way behind the times and needed a facelift. If you are like me, there is some good news… ShareASale has revamped their dashboard, and it looks really good. Here is a sneak peek of the new, modern ShareASale dashboard: Here is how the activity page looks: The new ShareASale dashboard is definitely a much-needed upgrade, and the dashboard provides all the important information that we need. The bigger fonts and good use of white space make it easier to quickly find what we … [Read more...] about ShareASale’s New Shiny Dashboard Is Exactly What We All Needed
Most of the bloggers prefer Pay Per Click advertising program to generate revenue from their blog and don’t think about affiliate marketing because they found it difficult compare to PPC programs. In fact, many bloggers, find getting started with Affiliate marketing tough than using PPC programs like AdSense, Bidvertiser and so on. Google AdSense is most popular among bloggers because it is easy to implement and don’t take any extra efforts to earn money other than your regular blogging. At the same time bloggers complain about low Google AdSense earning compare to their blog traffic and still stuck with AdSense. Google do share how much revenue split they do with Publishers but there is no exact revenue sharing formula for publishers to calculate earning per click. One day you will find EPC (Earning Per Clicks) of $2 and other day it is just $0.50 for the same page. You don’t know how much you will earn today and how much next day. You may also not be sure with … [Read more...] about Why Affiliate Marketing is better than PPC?
In this tutorial, you will be learning everything about ShareASale & in the next 15 minutes you will be all set to start earning from this popular Affiliate marketplace. What is ShareASale & how it works? ShareASale was started in 2000 & it’s a popular service for marketers to launch an affiliate program for their product or services. At the time, bloggers & Affiliate marketers can find new Affiliate program & join them. This tutorial is more inclined towards blogger to understand how it works & how to use ShareASale. Marketers who plan to launch an affiliate program, can join them & use their Welcome Kit & training webinars to educate themselves. Before I share the guide, you should know about these 4 terms: Merchants: Merchants are business owners who set up their affiliate program so that affiliates can join & drive more sales to their business in return of fixed commission. Affiliate marketers: Users like me & you who join an … [Read more...] about How To Start Using ShareASale Marketplace & Make Money [Video]
If you have landed from my earlier guide on What is affiliate marketing, this guide will help you to get started as an affiliate marketer. If you get basics right, you can also earn from affiliate marketing like me. You can check my 5 years affiliate earning here for inspiration. Whenever I have published my income reports, many readers have asked for a guide to getting started with it, and in this guide, I will share tips and ideas which will help you to start with zero knowledge. So far, I assume you are already aware of basics of Affiliate marketing, and if not do check out FAQ about affiliate marketing over here. There are many ways internet marketers are doing affiliate marketing, and I have my way. Below I will share how I started with it, and so far I can say confidently that it’s working, and it will work for you too. What you Need to Get Started with Affiliate marketing: I have shared all important links below to become a master of affiliate marketing, but first lets … [Read more...] about How To Start With Affiliate Marketing?
I hate to write “make money online” blog posts as it creates a sense of expectation. If you are a blogger, an internet marketer, or even a beginner then you already know that it is POSSIBLE to make money online. What’s interesting is that, there are plenty of ways to make money online — from selling ads, e-books, affiliate marketing, freelance writing, podcasting, consulting, designing, coding, etc. The idea of this blog post is to highlight some of those online income streams. Please don’t expect overnight success. The thing is, creating an income stream online requires a lot of work, patience, and some money too. If you are a beginner and is absolutely clueless about where to start then this blog post should help you to kick-start (and that’s the idea too). If you have any trouble with any of these options, leave a comment below or you can email me, and I will do my best to find the best resource to help you. Make Money Online With Your Website Do … [Read more...] about 101 Websites For Anyone And Everyone
To be a successful affiliate marketer, you need to choose and promote the right products on your blog. 76% of new affiliate marketers fail to earn money from affiliate marketing simply because they do not choose the right product to promote. Here at ShoutMeLoud, I have always focused on teaching my readers about affiliate marketing. In a previous post when I shared how I make money with ShoutMeLoud, I mentioned that a big chunk of that money comes from affiliate marketing. Finding success in affiliate marketing is not easy, but it is not as complicated as you might think. You do need to be persistent, consistent and have a proper marketing plan to be successful in affiliate marketing. For example, which affiliate products you choose to market and what medium you use to promote the products will make a significant difference in terms of what you gain from this type of marketing. I always select a product that I use for my day-to-day blogging, and I write tutorials and guides for the … [Read more...] about How To Choose The Best Affiliate Product For Your Blog
WordPress is not only a CMS (content management system) – it is also a means of earning a living for many people. Many web-developers, bloggers, and freelancers are making a good living from their use of WordPress, by selling themes, plugins, services, or consultancy. And for those who are not into development, WordPress can also be used to earn money through product promotion. What this means is that you can endorse someone’s product with your unique tracking link (affiliate link), and you will get a commission from the associated sales. Read and learn: What is Affiliate Marketing & FAQ Particularly if you are blogging on WordPress, you can easily recommend a premium product that you are using (most of the premium WordPress products have an affiliate program), and when a user buys the product based on your referral, you will make money. This amount could be anywhere from $1-$500 per product. In this post, I will be sharing some of the top affiliate programs for … [Read more...] about Best Affiliate Programs for the WordPress Niche
What’s the biggest challenge you are facing with your business or startup? Even though you have a great product but reaching out to the right audience is a challenge. Isn’t it? Of course, you can rely on PPC & paid traffic to get new leads or customer, but again it’s not enough for your product marketing. How about a lot of influencers around the globe talk about your product & market it for you in return of a small commission from every sale they generate. None the less, everything is automated & once you have set things right, you will be enjoying & ripping the true meaning of internet lifestyle. For your startup or product based business, an affiliate program can do wonders for your business. With a successful affiliate program, you can have an army of people who will be doing the hard work of marketing your product for free. Many businesses are relying on affiliate marketing as their primary marketing channel. To integrate an affiliate program with … [Read more...] about How To Create An Affiliate Program on ShareASale [Tutorial]
Affiliate marketing is one of the lucrative method to make money online. I have been an affiliate with almost 130+ affiliate programs and everyone is different in their own way. Different in terms of affiliate policy, payout, promotion, coupon codes and so on. Even if you offer a service, it’s always a good idea to run an affiliate program for free promotion and yes more clients or sales for you. Here I’m sharing 6 things which I would love to see in any affiliate program. Payment option: This is the first option I want to discus, because I know I skipped many affiliate program due to lack of PayPal payment option. Specially in India, where the best possible way to get money from offshore companies is via PayPal, I would love to see PayPal as one must have payout method. Apart from PayPal check is another option that is good. So far CJ, clickbank, Shareasale doesn’t offer payment via PayPal. With current PayPal limitations for Indians, users might not be very happy … [Read more...] about 6 Must have Feature for Any Successful Affiliate Program
Affiliate marketing is one of the lucrative ways to make money online. But it's not easy. Most of the affiliate programs require you to sell something to get the commission. The good news is, some affiliate programs allow you to make money for free sign ups. It is called Pay Per Lead Affiliate Programs. You will get the commission for free sign ups. It's comparatively easy to make money from these affiliate programs. But it's tough to find the Pay Per Lead (PPL) affiliate programs that work. Even if some CPA based Affiliate networks like Peerfly, Maxbounty, etc offer PPL offers, it's hard to get approved by this affiliate networks. To make things easier, I'm going to share some such programs with you. Here is the list of 10 affiliate programs that pay for free signups (Pay per lead). Before promoting any product/service, I'd recommend you to try the product/service by yourself. Because it's important to know the product/service before promoting. Now let's see some details of these … [Read more...] about Top 10 Affiliate Programs That Pay For Free Sign Up (Pay Per Lead)