Affiliate marketing. How it works?
What is the essence of affiliate marketing?
This is such an advertising mechanism, where the affiliate product is advertised or sold at the specified link. A larger volume of potential buyers becomes available to sellers, and customers, in turn, get more information about the product. If the user follows the link and get the product, you get a percentage.
Where to begin?
How to become a partner?
The most common option is a web page or blog.
Another way is social networks.
Companies want to be represented on social networks, as this increases brand confidence and covers users who may be interested in this product. Finally, there are email newsletters. This is one of the most cost effective types.
In any case, you should have a functioning site, a large number of subscribers on social networks or a huge mailing list by e-mail. Next you need to register on the platform.
There are two options for working with affiliate platforms. There are those that act as intermediaries between companies. and those that companies offer for their own product. To register, you must meet the criteria specified by the site.
Those who are focused on sites, traffic certain traffic to receive confirmation, others must prove that you are advertising their goods, and others are very open to other distribution approaches.
Once approved, they will give you several web links or a system for adding links to your merch. Operating conditions vary by platform. “Depending on the platform, you will be credited with either clicking on the link or selling the product.
Platforms have their own method of accounting for action. This can be a link or a product purchase.” Each platform has a different commission structure, total can be obtained per click up to 50%.
Conditions and prices.
If you start without a lot of presence on the blog or channel, you can count on about a hundred dollars. If you have attracted a large number of visitors to your platform, it can bring you significant revenue. It should be remembered that on each platform there are different conditions for paying commissions. The commission can be paid at different times, sometimes you have to wait up to 60 days.
Where to look for partners for links?
Look for catalogs on the Internet. Many sites provide affiliate program listings.
In order to better understand how it works, look for all the information you find or take a training course. Do not stop, even if it did not work out the first time, you will gain invaluable experience.