“Getting laid off was the best thing that ever happened to me.” If you ever speak with Pat Flynn about leaving his day job behind and getting started on the internet, you're sure to hear those words. Pat turned his attention to earning a full-time income online in 2008 after the recession hit the architecture […]
A geo-targeting service has been launched that is designed to increase sales made by Amazon affiliates, or "associates", as Amazon calls them.
Affiliates of iTunes and eBay should also find this service useful.
Cameron Diamond has created a string of affiliate websites in a tough niche. He chose to promote online bingo, casino games and gambling.
He learned the hard way that in affiliate marketing, riches often don't come quickly. However, he persevered and now earns a useful full-time income.
Associate Programs Newsletter #544
When John Ellis goes on vacation with his wife and family, he always takes photos and writes articles about the towns and attractions they visit.
"For me, this affiliate marketing lark is a 7 day a week job," he says. But he definitely doesn't work from 9 to 5.
Affiliate marketing is not a way to get rich quick - that was one of the biggest learning curves for successful affiliate marketer John Ellis.
John, who used to work in IT in the travel sector, was driven by a desire to be his own boss and to earn a bit of extra money each month when he decided to try affiliate marketing. Now he earns a full-time income...
Associate Programs Newsletter #543
Joanna and I are back in New Zealand for the southern summer. For us, this is the time of the year when we re-unite with family and old friends and brush up on our Kiwi accents.
We've been pleased to catch up with a favorite cousin and find her bubbling with enthusiasm over a new website she's building.
If you've been thinking of getting the superb SBI! suite of tools to build your affiliate business, now is the time. SBI! is having a Buy One, Get One FREE Holiday Special. Keep the second subscription for yourself or give it to a friend for a Christmas gift. Give the gift that changes people's lives. […]
Associate Programs Newsletter #542
Our business writer, Kate Buckland, has interviewed another successful affiliate, who revealed that washing machines sell well online, especially in January. Figure that out.
As they say, success leaves clues, and there are plenty of clues in this interview. For folk in a hurry, I've added a "Key Points" summary at the end..