Can you set up affiliate codes as an affiliate?

I’ve just been emailed with a request from an interesting perspective and thought it was worth sharing the response. Hi there, here’s my question. I am a blog/site that recommends products for my readers to purchase. Everything I have read about affiliate programs is written for the “retailers website”. I wish to know if an […]

Affiliate Coaching in New Zealand

This morning I was asked if there is any direct affiliate coaching in New Zealand available to help someone who is interested in getting into affiliate marketing as a supplementary income. It’s a good question so I thought I’d post the Q & A here; Good morning Gary, I live in Whangaparaoa and I am […]

Affiliate Newsletters

The most regular means of communication between affiliate managers and the wider group of affiliates in their program is generally going to be the affiliate newsletter, otherwise known as CRM (customer relationship management) if you’re the affiliate manager. The affiliate newsletter is commonly under-utilised when, done well, it can be one of the better means […]

Should affiliates use Twitter for affiliate marketing?

Personally, I’m not particularly keen on the idea of using Twitter for affiliate marketing beyond promoting your site directly. It just reeks a little too much of spamming a social network. It’s a reasonable argument that there are a lot of people who are currently using Twitter as purely a promotional tool for pushing their […]

Short URL services for affiliate marketing

If you’ve ever used Twitter or if you’re really into short URL’s you will be likely to have come across the URL shortening services that are available from a few different companies. The idea behind the service provided is to solve the problem of the ever increasing length and complexity of URL’s. Many sites will […]

Designing a website for affiliate marketing

If you’re an affiliate and have a bright idea for what you’d like to build an affiliate website about (and potentially a domain you like) you’re ahead of the curve already. Next you’re going to ask yourself, what should my website look like? If you’re a designer by trade, you’re going to spend hours pondering […]

Choosing the right domain name for your website

If you’re looking at starting a website from scratch and already have an idea of the community you’re going to be targeting the website at then you’re in a wonderful position of being able to find a domain name that suits before you launch your website.There are a few different schools of thought on what […]

Guest Article: Learn Affiliate Marketing 101

After discussing affiliate marketing and the difficulties people have with finding basic information on the internet recently with another affiliate marketer he decided to write a piece specifically for that might help new affiliates with find answers to the basic questions; Learn Affiliate Marketing 101 Affiliate marketing is a great way to earn money […]