It takes a ton of determination and hard work to earn a steady income off affiliate marketing and often, we wish that there was some sort of shortcut that we could take.
While such a shortcut unfortunately does not exist, I can help you with the next best thing: whisper it quietly, because here are seven secrets that you won’t hear from the professionals of the field.
1. Don’t aim for just Google, diversify
While ranking high on Google SERPs is one of the best ways of driving traffic, it shouldn’t be your only way. Don’t get me wrong, you need to feature high on Google but you shouldn’t depend on it as your only source.
Use social media to share the posts, join Facebook groups with similar minded people and promote your links there, reply to comments on interactive platforms such as Reddit and Quora so that you get opportunities to genuinely help people in need with your links.
2. Look for lifetime commissions
These are a brilliant way of ensuring a stable, continuous income instead of one-time payouts. Lifetime commissions essentially mean that you receive a commission every time a customer registered under you makes a purchase. This means that you need to convince them just once, and if they are looking to order similar products that’s a home run and a half.
Of course, these deals aren’t widely available and would have quite a bit of competition so look out for that. It helps if you have enrolled for similar programs in the…