Making Money From Your Affiliate Marketing Business

Making money from your affiliate business. Sounds simple enough. It will take a concerted effort on your part. To make it as easy as possible I will suggest a few ways to go about it.

You may have heard of the saying do a job you love and you will never have to work another day. Not to sure if it is going to be like that for you.

It sure beats the hell out of working for someone else.

That I can guarantee you.

No more driving in peak hour if you choose to do so.

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What Are Your Hobbies?

If you have a hobby that you can turn into a job, you will never have to do a days work again!

Not true and you should not be under any illusion it is the case.

Many so called experts will promise you the world and deliver very little.

Want to know how to turn that hobby into a work from home business?

Working from home and making money from your hobby is one of the easiest ways to generate an additional income for you and your family.

The lucky ones get to work from home all day but I suggest you don’t give up your day job!

You have to build your income.

A work from home business is the same as any other you need to work!

However, the amount of work you put in will be rewarded and besides, if it is a hobby, you don’t mind doing it.

All you really need is a website and an interest.

It might even be possible to earn money from home with subject matter to which you have no knowledge.

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So How Is This Possible?

By using pay per click (PPC) schemes, the classic being Google AdSense.

Each time a visitor comes to your website and clicks on a link, you earn money!

It really is that simple.

Or is it?

Well actually yes it is!

If you can build a website or get one built that you can add content too, then simply by putting your knowledge onto your website with some adsense links, you may earn some money.

I say may, only because if your user does not click a link you will not earn but you are rich in the knowledge that you have helped someone.

At least you should be, as if your site is good they might well return.

This time they might click a link or two and then you start to earn.

How much can you earn?

There is no hard and fast rules here.

Working from home and making a living from your computer should always be your secondary income.

What you earn should be considered a bonus.

A holiday fund or a new car fund.

Your work from home income will be your luxury fund!

Payment is worked out automatically, you basically get what you get but if you can attract visitors to you website, you will start to earn a little extra money this is almost certain.

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Why So Vague?

There are no real methods of telling what a given home based affiliate website might make in terms of money.

The site needs to attract visitors who in turn need to click on an advert.

If you have no visitors, your home business is going to take some extra work.

You have to tell people about your site and where it is.

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Search engine optimization is the first port of call. Build your website with the minimum of code and make it fast loading for your users.

  • Add a site map to your website.
  • Add a link to your signature in any forums you belong to.
  • Add links to pages in any reference you make to your site.
  • Add the site link to your e-mail signature.

Have cards made up and make sure your website address is there too.

Anywhere you can leave a link to your home based business is a seed for future earnings.

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Content is king and search engines love it.

If your website business is hobby based, be sure to include every thing you know into your website.

As you learn more, add that too.

Keep adding and adding, content is great spider food and spiders love fresh content.

Updating your website regularly is a must.

Don’t be fooled.

You might come across adverts that say ‘earn $5000 a month working from home.

It might even say $10,000/month working from home!

I challenge these work from home schemes to prove the fact!

The truth is no home working programme will give you an instant money tap.

Many of these get-rich-quick sites are simply a rip off.

A well crafted site will earn you a good income but you have to work at it, keep it updated and promote it every day if you can and eventually your seed will grow.

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How big?

Only the effort you put in will tell.

It will not happen overnight it may take 6 months or even a year.

Depending on what your niche is will determine your rise through the Google ranks.

I personally chose two niches that are over saturated with others trying to rank in the search engines.

I was unaware of this at the time, nobody’s fault at all.

You can be successful in an ultra competitive niche it will just take longer to do so.

Please download my eBook on Niches and how to choose the right one for your business.

This ebook will save you a lot of heartache.

All the best in your endeavors.

Would love to hear your thoughts about this post or this site in general.

I will answer all the comments on my website personally so drop me a line below if you have any affiliate marketing questions or comments.

I’m happy to help any way that I can.copywright

Kind Regards Shane.

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2 thoughts on “Making Money From Your Affiliate Marketing Business”

  1. Hey there Shane, 8 really enjoyed reading your article ‘Making Money From Your Affiliate Marketing Business’. I think these are some important and helpful points or words of advice that you have put in your article and anyone interested in affiliate marketing will do well to learn a lot from it just like I have. Affiliate marketing is a great way to earn money. 

    • Hi There, 

      A lot of hard work. 

      Well worth it in the long run. 

      Wishing you all the best in your future business. 

      Kind Regards Shane.


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