5 Ways to Make Money with Affiliate Marketing

All businesses share a common agenda.

Make money.

Sure, they hope that their product or service brings massive value to their audience, and they should.

However, if you’re business is not making money you won’t be in business for long.

The problem is that the cost of marketing can be extremely prohibitive both in terms of time and as it relates to your financial bottom line. That fact is why affiliate marketing is invaluable in today’s marketplace.

Here are 5 core reasons why.

1. Innovative Engaged Thinkers

Affiliate Marketers are innovative & engaged thinkers.

It is a requirement.

If they don’t creatively determine how to market your products, then you’d probably stop using their services. Given that they aren’t likely to want to work for nothing, they bring power into your marketing strategy.

2. Multiple Mini Blog Niches

Niche blogs are often a key component that Affiliate Marketers use.

Sure, you can build your own Website and should. However, if you add to that an armada of niche targeted Websites that are all focused on what your marketing how would that affect your business?

It’s huge.

Bloggers today know the power of niche targeting.

That is the very reason they will do everything they can to position you 100% in front of your core audience. They are looking for payouts which they only receive by generating views / clicks / sales for your business. You are looking for sales which you only receive by getting in front of targeted customers that absolutely need your service or product right now.

Simply connect the dots with the power of affiliate marketing and everyone wins.

3. Social Media Outreach

There is another common ingredient among most top Affiliate Marketers.

It’s called social media connectivity.

• Facebook
• Twitter
• LinkedIn
• Pinterest
• Instagram

The beautiful part about social media is that it drives instant interest. Unfortunately, most people don’t know how to do it the right way in-order to produce the most results in the shortest time possible.

If this comes down to using ONLY your own marketing department it just makes matters less effective for your brand.

Let’s say you have 5 Affiliate Marketers with only 1000 connections each. That’s an additional connection to 5000 people and that is an extremely conservative estimate.

If an Affiliate Marketer is using their social network as part of how they generate funds, it is likely that they have built a community of people that are interactively involved within your targeted niche.

That’s solid gold for you and your increased ROI results.

4. Zero Cost into Paid Marketing Strategies

What’s even more powerful than a niche targeted blog and engaged social media connectivity?

PPC (pay per click) marketing certainly would also qualify.

Search engines is one source that generates a LOT of traffic. If you want to take advantage of search engines, you need to be ranked highly in the listings.

One way to do this is by employing PPC affiliate marketers.

Using paid advertising does cost money. In the beginning, it has a tendency to produce less and cost more.

Using affiliate marketers can be less risky for your business, cost wise.

Affiliate Marketers use PPC to generate commissions every time someone clicks on their add on Google, Yahoo, Bing, etc.

However, if the Affiliate Marketer’s using PPC to perform their duties correctly, it means nothing but net for you and your increased ROI results.

How likely do you think an Affiliate Marketer will be to do a paid ad campaign, if they don’t know exactly what they are doing and how to get it done?

5. Accessing New Platforms

The final point to cover comes in the form of new technology as it arrives.

Top Affiliate Marketers stay informed about new methods and technologies.

When Instagram became all the rage.

Affiliate Marketers were there.

When Twitter released Periscope.

Affiliate Marketers were there.

And you can trust that as new tools and techniques are released there will be Affiliate Marketers making it happen for the companies they are promoting.

Concluding Thoughts About Why You Need Affiliate Marketers

We’ve covered a variety of reasons why you should promote your products and make money with Affiliate Marketers.

Out of all the reasons why, which ones seem to resonate most with your own company’s efforts?

Which don’t?

What firsthand experiences do you have?

Feel free to share your thoughts, questions, comments, concerns and points of view in the comments below and let’s make this a resource that companies everywhere can use to empower their own efforts with affiliate marketing strategies.