What is Affiliate Marketing
Like advertising that only requires payment when customers pay for things, then the company pays the affiliate or promoter of the product that lead the customer to their site through an ‘affiliate link’.
Using these affiliate links connected in words that appear blue, or simply on a photo or ad. They can be disguised in reviews, at the bottom of YouTube videos, or even something as simple as making a comment on Facebook, Reddit and Quora posts. Any creative way you have to attract customers to a companies products will gain you commission. This is called Affiliate Marketing.
When you have your own website up and running, a bit of content (About you page and blogging). You can then apply for sites like ShareASale, Commission Junction or Rakuten. Just to name a few websites that house hundreds to thousands of affiliate programs that are ready to start cashing out to people with the ability to bring them customers.
That is affiliate marketing in a nutshell. The amount of people making money online is literally impossible to count. Anyone with a monetized YouTube account or massive following base on social media platforms are using Affiliate Links on their posts and racking in thousands of dollars per post. You can easily become one of these content creators and began making numbers just the same.
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