Affiliate Marketing will pay you a commission for the sale of a product by you indeed you can be in business without a product of your own.
Above all the affiliate earns commissions for selling.
Not to mention there is no end to the opportunities available to you online.
As a matter of fact ClickBank is the largest seller of digital information.
Indeed as an affiliate you can earn up to 75% of a products sale price on many great niche products.
Additionally some products even pay residual income if there is rebilling involved.
JVZoo and the Warrior Forum are among the elite when it comes to affiliate marketing and joint ventures.
Then again Amazon has an affiliate program and you can earn money on any of the products in their marketplace.
When a customer referred by you purchases anything within 24 hours of the time you referred them to Amazon.
Equally important Google has the Adsense program that can bring in profits as well.
Similarly Google pays you for any sale made by their ad on your property.
Surely there is affiliate marketing for almost anything you can think of including gold.
To begin with affiliate marketing is an arrangement that allows the affiliate a commission for promoting someone else’s product.
In general your job is to get the word out, and their job is to sell the product or service.
Not to mention the internet is the perfect opportunity to work your style and for yourself.
Certainly you would not fire yourself, would you?
So you have job security.
You are never late because you are working from home. or where ever you happen to be.
If something comes up you can leave and come back when you are ready.
In addition you can slowly get rich here taking it seriously and putting in the necessary effort.
By all means chose a niche you have something in common with, and that you enjoy.
In like manner decide if you need a website or not to do your affiliate marketing.
By all means I think you should have one.
With this in mind a website is a reflection of you and your business and is open for business 24/7.
Of course you need affiliate marketing traffic.
Generally speaking the two main ways to get traffic are SEO (Search Engine Optimization), and PPC (Pay Per Click).
Accordingly optimizing any web property for the search engines is organizing your information for them.
As a matter of fact keywords are words or phrases people type in browser searches.
In general the more searches a keyword has the better that keyword is on your website bringing business.
Keywords can make or break your bank here is the place to put in time and effort.
Pay per click (PPC) is when you pay for advertisement on a web property you do not own.
As a matter of fact Google AdWords is the first pay-per-click that comes to mind.
Likewise all search engines offer pay-per-click.
In like manner social media sells pay-per-click.
Correspondingly research will uncover a vast amount of pay-per-click.
Of course build a list.
In short want or need money send an e-mail, or post an advertisement.
Generally speaking e-mail your list with an affiliate offer and bring in the money.
In contrast use social media, Facebook Fan Page, blog, forum sharing, YouTube, etc.
Similarly you can buy, rent, or swap a list.
By the same token use media buys.
Of course have a squeeze page to collect names and email addresses of prospects that opt-in.
Likewise create a sales funnel to sell products to your prospects.
Important to realize using JVZoo to sell gives you access to their sale funnel.
Another key point is to set up an auto-responder to automate your e-mail campaigns.
Chiefly an e-mail campaign sends traffic to a squeeze page.
Prospects may then opts-in.
Of course double opt-in is the result of the prospect confirming their intent by responding to a confirmation e-mail.
Additionally the second email has a link to the website where valuable content is awaiting the qualified prospect.
In general prospects arrive on a landing page, sales page, or the top of a funnel.
In conclusion there are many variations of affiliate marketing it boils down to traffic to offer equals money.