How To Really Make Money with Pay-Per-Click Affiliate Marketing
You cannot set up an actual Google Adwords campaign until you have a URL to direct ads to.
When you type your ad into the Google Adwords ad setup, you’ll be required to provide the
URL. Google will follow the URL, making sure it works and that your landing page contains the
To register a domain name, you cannot go wrong with Hostgator . Hostgator has great prices
and the best customer service to help you set up your site and DNS namespaces. Since you’re
going to need a 2 page website, it will be easier to get both name and web address at the same
place. While it is possible to point domain names to any location, it takes time.
Landing Page Hosting
To promote affiliate products with pay per click marketing, a lot of bandwidth or server space is
not required. You don’t have to purchase a big, expensive hosting plan. There’s a good chance
that the simplest plan will do nicely.
If you’re new to website design, it helps if your website host has built in website creator
software. It isn’t necessary. There are a wide variety of free and low cost website templates
available online. They come with directions for altering the template and uploading it to the
server at your web host address.
Creating a Landing Page
Once you have a name and an address, it’s time to create a landing page that results in sales.
Keep it simple. Many marketers state that a simple two column page is all you need. For a header
at the top of your page, consider downloading a banner from the affiliate program.
If our example site qualitytattoo.com provided free banners for affiliates, getting one would be a
simple matter of going to the page where affiliate tools and links are provided.
Page one should be where the customer arrives when clicking on the pay per click ad. The
second page is the About page. That’s it. Two pages. Google expects to find a home page, an
about page and contact information.
Three key features of a good landing page:
• Easy to Read
• Attractive and Professional
• Directly Represent What Ad Promotes
The landing page should match the ad – it should contain the same keywords. Write a short
review or article about the product you are promoting. Put text links inside the article to the
Example promo written for domain name of myangeltattoo.com: