Affiliate Marketing Strategies That Work

Affiliate marketing - Discover proven affiliate marketing strategies - refer quality products online for commissions.
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  • Contents Video: 1 hour
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  • Languages English
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Published 11/2014 English

Course Description

Student Review Of This Affiliate Marketing Course:

"I have gone through 9 or 10 lessons and I am left speechless! What a fantastic course. Stuff that I would never have imagined. Cant wait to go through the rest tomorrow. Thank you so much." - Heather Harman

Affiliate marketing is an awesome business model that you can do from the comfort of your own computer.

When you are an affiliate, you get paid to refer new customers to a company.

As an affiliate, you can get paid 10%, 25%, 50% and even 100% commissions!

It's kind of like a finder's fee, except that you do everything online, with no need to ever talk to anyone!

Want to learn how to make money with affiliate marketing?

This course will give you a grand tour of the world of affiliate marketing and will show you how to make a passive income by recommending other companies' products online.

Included in this course:

  • What is affiliate marketing? (including affiliate marketing terminology)
  • Step-by-step walkthrough of several proven affiliate marketing strategies
  • Revealed: A variety of ways to make money with affiliate marketing
  • How to use redirect links to cloak your affiliate links and track your sales
  • Advanced affiliate marketing strategies for passive income

I've been making thousands of dollars as an affiliate for over 15 years, and in this course, I will walk you through this exciting world and show you how to make money for yourself as an affiliate marketer!

If you want a "grand tour" of the exciting and profitable world of affiliate marketing, this is the course for you!

Enroll now at no risk - your satisfaction is backed by Udemy's 30-day guarantee.

What are the requirements?

  • Pen and paper to take notes.
  • You will want to print out the special PDF in Lecture 3 and use it to take notes on.
  • The PDF in Lecture 3 can also be downloaded and the links inside can be clicked on.
  • Arrange a time when you can focus on the material completely for best results.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Start an affiliate marketing business to build passive income.
  • Learn how to make money from home by marketing products as an affiliate.
  • Learn a variety of ways to make money through affiliate marketing.
  • Learn how to use link redirects to cloak affiliate links.
  • Discover ways to make money as an affiliate without a website.
  • Use advanced affiliate marketing strategies to make a passive income.

What is the target audience?

  • This course is perfect for those who want to learn about affiliate marketing.
  • This course is for those who want to learn a variety of affiliate marketing techniques.
  • Although we cover some advanced strategies, if you already have a strong background in affiliate marketing, this course is not for you.
  • This course will teach you beginning through advanced strategies and give you an overall perspective of affiliate marketing.

What you get with this course?

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Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction To Affiliate Marketing
00:47

Welcome to the course! This lecture introduces you to affiliate marketing concepts.

02:37

In this lecture, you'll learn what affiliate marketing is and how it works to track every sale so that you get paid commissions. I also walk you through some of my affiliate sales in one of my affiliate accounts to show you how sales are often tracked in real time.

QUICK NOTE
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Article
00:31

Whenever you decide to promote a product as an affiliate, keep this important note in mind.

01:35

In this lecture, you'll learn some of the affiliate marketing terminology , including the main "players" in the affiliate marketing game.

04:29

In this lecture, you'll learn a little bit about the history of affiliate programs, including an interesting Amazon feature called an Astore. With an Astore, you don't need a website to promote Amazon products as an affiliate!

Section 2: Benefits Of Affiliate Marketing
00:56

In this lecture, you'll learn the 6 main benefits of being an affiliate marketer.

00:46

In this lecture, you'll learn the main benefits for a company that offers an affiliate program.

03:04

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Section 3: Introduction To The Top Affiliate Networks
01:38

In this lecture, you'll learn about some of the top, well-established affiliate networks. There are many more networks than this, but this is a good intro.

03:39

Another way to make money as an affiliate is by advertising CPA offers. In this lecture, you'll learn what CPA offers are, how they work and you'll also see an example of a CPA "Email Submit" offer.

Section 4: Types Of Affiliate Programs And Payouts
04:18

In this lecture, you'll learn about a variety of ways that affiliate programs can be structured.

03:03

In this lecture, you'll learn about the various types of affiliate payouts.

02:22

Contextual ads allow you to make money from your website by adding text links which turn your traffic into income.

Section 5: Affiliate Marketing Business Models
01:48

In this lecture, you'll learn the primary way that many affiliates make an ongoing, passive income - by writing a blog and writing product reviews.

03:18

In this lecture, you'll learn another great way that many affiliates make an ongoing, passive income - by posting videos and creating video reviews.

01:53

In this lecture, you'll learn about a paid-traffic strategy called "traffic arbitrage".

01:15

In this lecture, you'll learn about the upper tier of the affiliate marketing world: Media Buys. When you buy media, you're in the big leagues of affiliate marketing.

Section 6: Making Money As An Affiliate Without A Website
00:21

There are a variety of ways to make money as an affiliat that don't require a website. in this section, we will cover some of those strategies.

02:03

In this lecture, you'll learn how you can embed affiliate links in either paid or free products and learn the concept of creating a viral ebook which makes you money.

01:48

In this lecture, you'll learn how to buy YouTube links to drive traffic through your affiliate link.

01:02

In this lecture, you'll learn how to make money by direct linking to an affiliate product.

Section 7: Using Traffic Redirects In Your Affiliate Marketing
05:45

In this lecture, you'll learn how to create a redirect link through your affiliate link.

04:23

In this lecture, you'll learn how to use domain name forwarding to redirect traffic through your affiliate link.

Section 8: Some Of My Affiliate Marketing Experiences
02:48

In this lecture, I tell you about some of my experiences in the affiliate marketing world.

03:02

In this lecture, I share another one of my experiences in the affiliate marketing world.

Section 9: Advanced Affiliate Marketing Strategies
02:56

In this lecture, you'll learn the "Google Sniper" strategy. Build a portfolio of mini-sites that make you ongoing income.

01:47

In this lecture, you'll learn how to use direct linking through Yahoo and Bing ads to drive inexpensive traffic for high affiliate profits.

01:36

In this lecture, you'll learn how to make money by promoting product launches as they happen, thus piggybacking off the buzz and excitement of the new product launch.

Section 10: Who Is This Business Perfect For?
00:53

In this lecture, we'll walk through the personality traits of successful affiliate marketers.

Section 11: Conclusion
00:19

This lecture concludes the affiliate marketing course. Stay tuned for the supplementary materials.

Section 12: BONUS RESOURCES - High Paying Affiliate Programs
1 page

This is a link to a special report that features 50 high-paying or recurring-commission affiliate programs.

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Instructor Biography

Dave Espino, Be successful with proven, real-world strategies

If you want to be successful in your own business, then one of the most important decisions you'll make is the proper choice of a seasoned mentor who can guide you to success.

And when it comes to online marketing and selling, I believe you have found the right mentor in me. 

My mission is simple: To make a difference in your life by helping you succeed in your own online business.

In every one of my Udemy courses, you'll see that I am always available and always offer you support through each course. I rejoice in your success and help you through any obstacles!

In the many positive course reviews my courses get, most people like the lively and encouraging teaching style that I convey as well as how I get right to the point and walk you, step-by-step through proven, real-world, proven strategies. 

You'll notice that my courses get many 5-star ratings & reviews and my student satisfaction ratings also reflect this.

Here's a little background on my experiences, so you can get a sense of who will be teaching & mentoring you:

A lifelong entrepreneur, I've been marketing online since 1999, and have owned over 30 websites, marketing across most platforms, including online, offline, TV, podcasts, webinars, webcasts, social media and radio. (You name it, I've done it!)

As a proud member of Udemy's Instructor Council, (with 40 Udemy courses published) I've been teaching business strategies via live seminars / webinars since 2000, and then through video training courses since 2001.

(You'll find my courses below this bio - and all of my courses have at least 10 minutes of free previews available to you, so you can quickly determine the courses that are right for you!)

For 11 years, I hosted my own TV show where I introduced millions across America to the benefits of selling online. My show was seen on CNBC, Fox Business, Discovery Channel, History Channel, Travel Channel and most other major cable networks.

With over $140 million of my video training products sold via TV and Online, I am honored to be your mentor and guide and I'm looking forward to helping YOU reach your goals through the wonderful business of online marketing!

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