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Study: 3 Factors in Affiliate Marketing Will Drive Growth | Practical …


In August 2015, Rakuten Affiliate Network commissioned Forrester, the research company, to conduct a study on the factors driving growth in the affiliate industry.Forrester surveyed decision makers at 151 large U.S.

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Is Affiliate Marketing A Viable Business Model In 2016?

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Is Affiliate Marketing A Viable Business Model In 2016?


Affiliate marketing has been a long-standing monetization strategy on the web. But can publishers and business owners still find revenue success with it in 2016?In the early days of online marketing, most big brands struggled to see the yield of investing significant resources in things like SEO and paid search. The early SERP landscape consisted mainly of nimble small businesses and affiliate marketers who recognized the web’s potential as a significant revenue stream.The original model for affiliate sites was simple: Find a product to promote; find the top 50 keywords for the niche; write 50 pages of technically unique content centered around those keywords and build a website around the program.As a career affiliate, I can admit those websites had little to no unique value to the consumer by today’s standards.

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THE AFFILIATE MARKETING REPORT: How mainstream publishers …

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THE AFFILIATE MARKETING REPORT: How mainstream publishers …


BI IntelligenceMany people associate affiliate marketing with the selling of diet pills, teeth whiteners, and other controversial products. Although this darker side to performance-based marketing still exists, affiliate programs have moved to the mainstream, with major retailers and publishers now using them to drive sales of all sorts of products, from electronics to apparel. In a new report from BI Intelligence, we examine the changing face of affiliate marketing and take a close look at the key players. We also outline growth opportunities for affiliate marketing and how we see this industry developing. 

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Affiliate Marketing Guides, Tips & How To Articles – Sugarrae

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Affiliate Marketing Guides, Tips & How To Articles – Sugarrae


Affiliate MarketingBelow you’ll find the posts at Sugarrae from the affiliate marketing category. I highly recommend you read each of them if you’re serious about making an income as an affiliate marketer.Beginner AffiliatesIf you’re brand new to the affiliate game, I’d recommend reading the primer posts below that I wrote for the Sugarrae Blog and then get to work on your first site while returning to read the rest of the free articles on my affiliate marketing blog as you work. Be warned though that my writing style is known for being very “tell it like it is.” ;-)How Affiliate Marketing Works Avoiding Affiliate Marketing Scams How to find Affiliate Marketing Programs Affiliate marketing tools I use THE Newbie Affiliate Marketing Guide If you’re still not sure where to start after reading some of the articles here, check out Traffic and Trust – an e-Book written by a friend of mine that gives you both a realistic and achievable blueprint to affiliate marketing success (you can read my Traffic and Trust review here.)You may want me to tell you that you can get rich quick or get rich lazy, but I’ll leave that to the snake oil salesman.The truth is that affiliate marketing is VERY doable and can BECOME a source of passive income – but you’ll have to actually WORK to achieve success with it, at least in the beginning.Seasoned AffiliatesIf you’re a more seasoned affiliate, your first stop should be the affiliate evolution post (as well as tons of other great articles on affiliate marketing and SEO) followed by watching the video interview I did about affiliate marketing in today’s world at PubCon a few years back:If you have suggestions for posts you’d like to see me do or information you’d love to see provided, please feel free to contact me and let me know

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