Affiliate Marketing Monday – Designing User Friendly Site

web designIn this week’s edition of Affiliate Marketing Monday, we are going to focus on the design of your site and the importance of it.  As discussed in the past, it is all about content, content, content.  Not just for the search engines, but also for your readers.  However, once your readers are on the site, is it easy for them?  Are they directed to a call to action?  Here are a few design questions to ask yourself to make sure that you are getting the most out of your design. Continue reading

Affiliate Marketing Monday – Affiliate Beginner’s Guide

domain nameIn the four previous Affiliate Marketing Monday, I have discussed tips and issues from an affiliate manager side of things.  Today we will get into a four part series from the affiliate side.  You can tell from the right hand side of my blog that I am also an affiliate, as I think most affiliate program managers are as well.  What does it mean to be an affiliate?  Basically, you promote links or banners of another company for your visitors to click on.  If that visitor makes a purchase from that site, you receive a commission.  That is the very basics of things.  Another name that you may be called as an affiliate is a publisher, because you are publishing the content and links on your site.  Now, let’s get into how you can make money, and no this is not going to be a get rich quick post, if you want that, watch infomercials at 3:00 a.m. in the morning.  Here are 5 tips to getting started. Continue reading

Affiliate Marketing Monday – Affiliate Promotions

csi marketingDuring this week’s edition of Affiliate Marketing Monday, we will discuss Affiliate Promotions.  There are different types of promotions for all situations and events.  To begin with, these promotions will help keep your affiliates active and tuned into your program and all of your updates.  Here are a few tips to get you started. Continue reading