Earn Your First $100 Online
CHAPTER ONE: GETTING STARTED AS AN AFFILIATE
One of the easiest ways to get started in internet marketing is to
promote affiliate products. This means you get a commission for each
sale of a particular product that comes from your link or referral.
It‟s definitely the easiest route into making money online.
You don‟t have to spend time and effort creating and marketing a
product of your own, you don‟t have to deal with customer service and
recruiting people to sell for you...all that you have to do is find a
product to promote and create a website or link “pre-selling” the
Many affiliates choose Clickbank.com to start out with, for a number of
reasons. They are incredibly easy to use, the merchants pay generous
commissions and their products sell well.
Clickbank describes themselves as a “leading retailer of digital
products”; they do not sell physical products. Everything on their site
can be digitally downloaded.
So to explain to you how to get started in affiliate marketing, we are
going to use Clickbank as an example, although there are many other
reputable affiliate companies as well, such as paydotcom, Commission
Junction, Pepperjam, and countless others.