How to Brainstorm Your First Affiliate Business Ideas – Part 2

In the first part of the post, I covered the list of questions you can ask to generate ideas for your first affiliate business. There is a saying goes “To get the best idea is to get more ideas”. So besides the list of questions mentioned, you can also try tapping into your personal life…

Is Finding The Most Profitable Niche Market The Only Way To Make Money?

Do you find yourself asking this question while you are finding the most profitable niche market online? In fact, if you go through all the training courses offered by most of the affiliate marketing gurus, they are affirmed that finding the most profitable niche market is the first step for success. If you picked the…

A New Affiliate Marketing Directory is Born

Have you ever wished you could find a web site where it can contain everything about affiliate marketing? I’m not talking about those web sites or directories where it listed the most popular or updated affiliate programs but rather a web site containing the tools, resources, product and services about affiliate marketing. I had been…

Market Research for New Affiliate Business: Are You Doing It Correctly?

Market research is one of the most critical steps to consider before starting an affiliate business. But yet many new affiliate marketers often got it wrong: they either are ignorant about the market research process or got it mixed up with keyword research. Some of them even got the order wrong during the research phase….

How to Reactivate my Commission Junction Account?

If you receive an email from Commission Junction (CJ) telling you that your account will be deactivated due to no valid commission generated from the past 5 months, do not panic! You still can reactivate your CJ account without going through the hassle to sign up another new account. In fact, in the email sent…

Great Tool to Check Your Top Competitors’ Backlinks

I love tools that make life easier especially when we are in such a competitive industry – affiliate marketing. Such tool is a life saver as it helps to speed things up, streamline research process and provide great insight on your competitors’ websites. So, in this post I would like to share with you this powerful…

Thief! Stop Stealing My Content!

This morning while I was checking my traffic report, I realized an unusual link from a website. Out of curiosity, I went over to the website and checked. Guess what? I was shocked to see many of my posts were copied word by word by that website, including the images. My first response was anger…

How to Brainstorm Your First Affiliate Business Ideas – Part 1

One of the top challenges for any new affiliate marketers is “What to Sell?”. If you want to start an affiliate business but yet do not have any idea what to sell then you need to brainstorm for one. Brainstorming is a good way to generate creative ideas for your affiliate business. There are many…

How do I being paid as an Affiliate Marketer?

There are few ways that you can get paid for being an affiliate marketer (or affiliate for short). Merchants generally use pay by performance compensation model to reward you when the visitors you referred performed some actions at their site. The actions required could be a click, sales or filling out form. The pay by…

Where Did I Learn My Affiliate Marketing Skills?

Recently I was being asked many times where did I learn my affiliate marketing skills? Since this question could potential become a frequently asked question, I think it is good to post the answer here. I knew about affiliate marketing about 5 years ago but never really paid much attention to it until 3 years…