In the perfect world of affiliate marketing, you do not require to build a website, dealing with your customers supports, refunds, or create your own product. It is definitely one of the best and easiest way around to start your online business and make you money. For the time being let's assume you are promoting an affiliate program, the next thing you probably most wanted is boosting your affiliate earnings. But how do you do that? In this article we are going to show you 4 powerful strategies that help you to boost your affiliate commissions overnight Tips #1: Promote only the best program Only choose the best program to promote. There are so many out there and you have the reasons to be picky. Find the one that best matches your target audience groups and offers the most generous commissions to their affiliates.
Also, pick the one that always pay their affiliates easily and on time. That's for sure, nobody wants to loose their money with vendors that have financial problems or difficulties. If you cannot see the increased of your return on investments after some while, it is time to dump that program and choose the others. Tips #2: Stand out from the crowd with free product preview or report to be given away.
In affiliate marketing, it seems to be easy, but there are a lot of competition. That is you have to stand out from the crowd. To make you unique, you need to do something extra.
One way that most successful affiliate marketers will do is compiling themselves a free report or short e-book that relates to the products or services that they are promoting and allow it to be given away freely to their site visitors. But before you do that, it is wise to always capture your site visitors names and emails before you distribute your free report. The reasons behind it are firstly, for most people, it is a known fact that they have to see your message 7 times before they make a decision and purchase your recommendation. By capturing your site visitors' names and email addresses, you will be able to send them more information about your product and remind them to only buy from you.
Secondly, you can 'reuse' your captured leads for promoting other affiliate programs or your own products. That way you will be able to make an ongoing money rather than 'one time sale'. Thirdly, you can build a trustable readership with your subscribers by publishing an informative article to your subscribers about tips and tricks of your targeted niche and build . At the end of the day, most people will buy from a person that can provide them useful information rather than a stranger with sales pitch.
Tips #3: Request the merchant an increased of your commission. Don't be shy and negotiate with your merchant about increasing your affiliate commission if you have already succeeded in certain affiliate programs. After all you are using your own advertising costs such as (Google Adwords and Yahoo Overture) and effort to get your merchant more sales. If he or she is smart enough, they will most likely granted you the permission (providing your request is reasonable) rather losing a valuable asset.
Tips #4 Write Strong Attention Grabbing PPC Ads and always track the result. Google Adwords and Yahoo overture, probably is the fastest method to get your website visitors. But to succeed with it, you have to write strong ads that have relevant to what search terms that you have purchased.
Moreover, always split test and track which advertisement brings you most traffic and higher conversion. That way, advertising company such as Google will most likely will reward you the lowest cost possible to your PPC campaign. Try out these strategies tonight and see if they make a difference on your commission checks in the shortest time possible.
Proson Cheng - an affiliate marketer who specializes in website traffic generation using social networking sites such as Facebook, Myspace and Digg. Be sure to check on his latest project, Affiliate Secrets revealed