Substantial Income from Affiliate Programs
By Michel Richer
Wednesday, October 27, 2004; 2:00pm EST
Affiliate Program are the easiest way to make a substantial income
on the internet.
Affiliate Program have exploded on the internet. Thousand of people
join them every day. Amazon.com is probably the best example of such
If the affiliate program is so popular and so widely available and
booming like mushroom...Why do most affiliate have a hard time making
$100 per month ?
And some have never receive a check ? It's probably because they are
not effective in their marketing campaign or doing noting at all.
But some affiliates are making big bucks. They are the one with an
income of ($100,000 and over per year). There is also a big majority
who still make a good income (around $10 000 to $75 000 a year).
Of course the vast majority of affiliate will never make that much
money. They fail miserably.
So what is wrong with them ?
THEY DON'T SET GOALS
Most people fail at anything because most people don't have a clear
vision of where they are heading. They don't take the time to learn
and experiment. They give up too easily.
Yes, it feels "unproductive" to prepare and set up a system... But
it's how the successful succeed.
The solution? Planning and learning.
CHOOSING THE RIGHT AFFILIATE PROGRAM
Choosing the best companies is an art in itself. Choose affiliate
program that are already successful and well established like SFI.
Choose the one that offer good training and good marketing aids.
Successful affiliates select the best companies. They use new ideas
and creativity to attract customers. They never give up.
DEVELOP A GOOD WEBSITE
Lot's of people don't know how to design a website. Or don't have the
money to hire a webmaster. Even the ones who can design a website.
They design poor content or poor design. Produce low value gateway
pages. They use free web hosting. They don't master the search engine.
The solution? Take what you know, what you love, and turn it into a
Theme-Based Content Site. Attract highly targeted, interested
customers, provide solid value through content, then refer them to
your affiliated merchants.
Having lot's of traffic to your website is a big challenge. But it is
essential to be successful. Or at least to make a reasonable amount of
You have to make your site "search engine friendly". You need content
for the search engine to spider your website.
You need to know how your webpage is index and how well it is ranked
on the SE to better perform.
Use every marketing method to drive traffic.
Viral Marketing (EBooks, Freeware etc.)
Offline as well. (Business Cards, Flyers, Radio Spots etc.)
Affiliate Program are great. You can really make a substantial income
at almost no cost. This is the simplest way to start a business. You
can really succeed if you keep learning and experimenting.
You can TEST-DRIVE our Affiliate Program at NO COST !
Try It NOW !
About the Author
Michel Richer is the Business Manager and Webmaster of
http://www.hombyz.com/. He is
dedicated to helping you succeed on the Internet. With over 10 years
experience in internet business and a solid reputation in the
industry. You can take a look at his website at:
http://www.hombyz.com/ for Your
Home Business Success!!! Copyright © Michel Richer.