How do you promote affiliate products on your blog?
Are you not noticing any growth or results on your affiliate sales though you’re working hard? Well.. it happens with everyone.
If you want to make more from affiliate marketing;
- You should be targeting the right audience and
- You should promote affiliate products the right way
But, how can you promote affiliate products the right way to bring more income?
Here are few tips to get more out of your affiliate products
Harness the power of your Email list
Undoubtedly your email list is the most powerful asset for your online business. If you already have a thriving audience, it becomes easy for you to sell your products. But what if you don’t already have one? Start growing one immediately. Yes.. email list building should be your top priority to generate great income from affiliate marketing.
It doesn’t mean that you can’t earn decent money without having an email list though – but you’ll have more scope to promote affiliate product the right way to generate more income. It’s why email list is so important to generate good amount of money. But make sure you’re sending the emails not only to sell your products, but also to educate them before buying your products. This way you can convince more people to buy your affiliate products.
- To give power to your email list use a autoresponder service like Aweber
- Make Attractive Video Squeeze pages
- Use Squeeze pages for facebook timeline
- How I Build my Emailing Fast
Write great product reviews that sell
Why? Your readers should know what they’re buying before. And what’s the best way to educate them about your products except writing ‘quality product reviews’ on your blog? You’ll generate more income if your offer is good. You need to CONVINCE the people why the product is the BEST fit for them, and what are the benefits they’re going to get etc.
Offer them something that no one offers
Why should someone buy ONLY your products? Ask this question yourself if you’re serious about affiliate marketing. Why??
Why should anyone buy from you if there are LOT of websites selling the same products?
If you’ve convincing answer, you can promote affiliate product to generate more affiliate income. No one will buy your affiliate products, when they find no value, hence you’ll probably end up making almost nothing from your products. So always make sure you’re offering something that no one else is offering on your niche to make more money from affiliate marketing.
For example, if you’re getting 50% affiliate income from a single source, try to cut off 10 or 15% from that product and make the product price bit cheaper than others. This way you can bring more affiliate sales on your blogs.
Choose the RIGHT products
What if you try to promote hosting providers on a personality development blog? No one will buy (even click) on your products even if you’ve thousands of unique visitors. Why? Your niche is different and you’re promoting something different. Who cares?
Target the RIGHT audience and promote the RIGHT stuff.
This way you can bring more affiliate sales to your products. Make sure you’re not pasting too many ads to make more income – but promote only those products which suit your audience. This way, you’re not only getting rid of overwhelmed by your products, but you’re also giving them less options. Less is always more in online business!
Google is your best friend – optimize your content
Always make sure your contents are optimized for the search engines. Because Google is the one source that can bring long lasting traffic to your blog posts in the long run. And also make a point that, you NEED to wait to make more sales from your affiliate products. So obviously you should be taking the help of search engines to drive traffic, but don’t keyword stuff your blog posts and make them generic. Instead of keyword stuffing, use long tail keywords to bring great traffic from the search engines. Try to learn SEO basics, spend some time to experiment with search engine optimization – this way you’ll enhancing the chances of getting more traffic from search engines.
Use social media effectively
After search engines, you should be targeting the social media sites like Facebook, twitter etc to attract more audience landing on your blog. When they see interesting stuff and if they find something valuable – they’ll surely listen to you. They’ll buy from you and they’ll make you more money from your affiliate products. Try to be active on social media sites and connect with others (be it influencers, other bloggers, fans etc). This way, you’re giving more online visibility to your affiliate products. Always try to educate the purpose of your affiliate products and ONLY promote those products which you’re using. This way you can gain more trust and credibility. In the long run, all these are required to make more money from your affiliate products.
Over to you:
I’m done now. Do you’ve any more tips to boost affiliate sales and what are the other ways that you promote your affiliate products?
Do share them below.