Do you know why most affiliates never make money online? Most people who start with affiliate marketing online business is making excuses, and they think that it is somehow complicated, and they cannot make money online. It is a fact that they are making excuses about why they cannot make money online. If you can understand the big-picture view of the affiliate program, and you will know that it is not complicated at all.
What you need to do is to find your strengths and weaknesses.
You will be able to figure out the area that you are good at and the area that you are not good at. When you have your strengths, you will know what you have to do. You will have the right mindset, and you will do it with full commitment. When you have your weaknesses, you will be able to spot it quickly, and you will be more motivated to correct them.
The biggest mistake that most affiliates do is that they are collecting too many e-mails from people.
In fact, you should not be collecting the customer’s e-mails. Your main aim must be converting as many visitors as possible into buyers. If you are collecting their e-mail address, they might purchase the product from you in the future. It will be in your best interest to focus on marketing the products to them to earn the maximum amount of commission. You will not be able to make much money when you collect too many e-mail address.
The best approach is to put your autoresponder into a list that you will be able to send e-mails to after the subscribers have confirmed they are interested in receiving e-mails from you. It will be better to have a simple but convincing squeeze page to lead to the autoresponder because you will be able to send many e-mails to your subscribers. The autoresponder will also help you to send your customers useful information as they are reading your e-mails. An autoresponder is a must-have tool which you must be using in your affiliate business if you are serious about making money online.
Learn these two keys, and you will be on your way to success.
Christian Emil Morterud is the CEO of Fly By Media.