Blog Business Models 4: Affiliate Marketing

ProBlogger

This guest post is by Anshul Dayal of Nichsense Niche Marketing. Many entrepreneurs who own successful online businesses have followed similar paths through the world of blogging, internet, and affiliate marketing. So what led me to blogging and the world of internet marketing?

Wordpress SEO: The Only Guide You Need

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » SEO » Wordpress SEO: The Only Guide You Need Wordpress SEO: The Only Guide You Need Written by Glen, this post has 175 Comments As many of you will know, I love Wordpress. I use it on most of my affiliate sites which make me thousands of dollars per month and I also use it on my blogs, such as this one. By default on older versions of Wordpress, post titles would display as “Blog Name >> Post Title&#.

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

2010 by far was the biggest year yet in the Internet Marketing realm. Here’s how I do it : I read and review hundreds — thousands — of articles yearly, on all Internet Marketing topics from SEO to social media to general entrepreneurship (new for 2010!),

10 Ways to Make Money Online on Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Kikolani

For affiliate marketers and product creators, Black Friday and Cyber Monday are golden opportunities. Tips for Affiliate Marketers. Are you an affiliate marketer? Here are some tips to help you increase your affiliate profits this month.

Blog Smarter: 5 WordPress Plugins to Help You Make Money From Your Blog

ProBlogger

I use this one myself and it’s invaluable if you have an Amazon affiliate account. Each one can be customised to match your site and is linked to your affiliate ID, generating revenue each time a user clicks and purchases. All images taken at the WordPress Plugin Directory.

Writing Around the Web – Social Media SEO, Google Analytics, and Social Proof

Kikolani

5 Essential WordPress Plugins For Comments – One of the best things about using the self-hosted version of the WordPress platform (i.e. These are my favorite WordPress comment plugins.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup on 11-11-11

Kikolani

Habits of Highly Effective Bloggers – If you want to market your blog or business effectively by blogging there are a lot of balls to keep in the air. What works for top affiliate marketers, won’t work for you.

6 Tools That Help Bloggers Manage and Monitor Their Online Reputation

Kikolani

Writing Around the Web – Twitter Tools, Measuring Blog Growth, and Affiliate Marketing Organization. Manage Your Contacts Easily with WordPress-to-Lead for Salesforce CRM. This is a guest post by Per Schmitz.

The Ultimate Guide to Keyword Research

Viper Chill

You may know one or two places where keyword research can be applied, such as in deciding on a keyphrase to build an affiliate website around or when generating blog post ideas. Terms like Facebook, Marketing, Forex and eBay are examples of this. Market Samurai Desktop Software.

20+ Commonly Asked Questions About Blogging & Online Marketing

Kikolani

As each year passes, blog marketing techniques evolve. I receive a lot of questions on a regular basis about blogging, online marketing, and traffic generation, so I thought I would share my answers in this post. If you plan to monetize or market a business, this is a must.

7 Steps to Creating Million-Dollar Web Apps (And a Big Announcement)

Viper Chill

Not only that, I’ve interviewed WordPress Rockstar Joost de Valk, author of plugins which have been downloaded millions of times, to see what advice he has for people looking to create plugins — both free and premium. Gotta love those marketing cliches…game changer.

How to Make Money Online Through Blogging and Writing

Kikolani

If you are a blogger trying to make money online and the recommended powerful ways to make money with advertising, affiliate marketing, and creating products is not working out for you, then you need to focus on doing something you’re already probably good at – creating content. Some current contests include: Famous Bloggers Affiliate Marketing Blog Contest – First place wins a $1,000 cash prize. Unlock Your Marketing Genius to Make Money Online.

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7 Ways I Make Money Online

Kikolani

Affiliate Marketing. Ah, good old affiliate marketing. Here are my top five products (the links are affiliate links). Income Blogging Guide – This is a six month course that will help you learn how to make money blogging, from building a WordPress blog from scratch to creating your own product and outsourcing when necessary. Thesis – If you use a premium WordPress theme for your blog, you should promote it!

Why I’ll Keep Growing My Private Link Network After Google’s “Crackdown”

Viper Chill

These new industries and niche opportunities are where I make a lot of money as an affiliate marketer. If you’re using WordPress, the simplest way to hide most of your RSS information is to go to Settings >> Reading and limit the number of posts that show in your feed to one.

Women in Blogging: 125 Fearless Female Bloggers

Kikolani

I took a look at 14 lists that have come out over the last year for the top bloggers, social media marketers, search marketers, and entrepreneurs. Her blog, But You’re a Girl , covers a ton of topics including blogging, business, events, technlogy, Google, WordPress, and more.

All your best content may now be considered fake news

Socialmedia.biz

Looking at it another way, this could be the beginning of a process of licensing and verification that will separate the proper journalists and reporters from the bloggers, propagandists, anarchists, marketers, and dirty, dirty affiliate marketers.

Don’t Lose your Funds to Amazon – How to Stay Within The Operating Agreement

ProBlogger

Looking at Problogger’s experience and the success of several other bloggers using affiliate sales, this post will take you through the importance of using Amazon Associates (or deciding if it’s right for you); and how to keep your account open and funds within your grasp. How much can you really make from affiliate marketing? Affiliate marketing is earning income by referring products to your readers. Amazon Affiliates Program Not Paying.

Why a Powerful Brand Image Is Crucial for Successful Blogging (And 6 Ways You Can Build One)

ProBlogger

Why would someone purchase your coaching program or your “Epic Guide to Freelancing” or “30 Day Affiliate Marketing Course” when a million other people are selling similar products? For example, some of you core values as an affiliate marketing blogger can be.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Ugg Boots & Upcoming Vacation Time

Kikolani

How to learn list building and email marketing from the experts – a reverse engineering approach that will give you expert insight for free. 5 favorite but often over looked marketing tactics – breakdowns of how these strategies will increase your traffic and sales.

25+ Phenomenal Resources to Help You Market Your Blog Better

Writtent Blog

If you truly want to become a successful blogger, you need to nail the marketing part, and not just the content. Go through these 25+ resources that teach you how to market your blog better and the next thing you know you’ll be commanding a six-figure monthly audience.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & HDR Skies

Kikolani

The 100 Blogs You Need In Your Life – 100 blogs on entrepreneurship, blogging, Internet marketing, social media, SEO, niche sites, freelancing, affiliate marketing, and other topics to help you achieve the goal of leaving work behind.

Improving Your Skillset: Your Path to Becoming a Better Internet.

Viper Chill

I help people build remarkable websites that gain traffic through viral marketing. This time I’ve looked into 5 sites, from 5 profitable affiliate industries, and analysed how they are ranking for their keyphrases. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!" Hey, Im Glen.

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44 Blogging Questions and Answers

Kikolani

You’ll find questions from a variety of topics including business blogging, make money blogging, social media, video, WordPress, and more. Question: I have a wordpress blog and am considering hosting it myself so that the site name looks more professional. Blog Marketing Bloggin

Fetching Friday – The Final Resources Mashup of 2010

Kikolani

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, some tidbits on Affiliate Summit West, and a free ticket to Social Media Marketing Las Vegas on kikolani.com. WordPress. WordPress 3.0.3 Who’s Going to Affiliate Summit West?

198: 6 First Income Streams Recommended for Bloggers

ProBlogger

My Tips for Making Money As a Blogger Through Affiliate Marketing. How to Make Money With the Amazon Affiliate Program. Some locations monetize better with Google AdSense, with things like Amazon’s affiliate program. Traffic coming in from search engines might do better with Google AdSense but traffic coming in from social media might do better with affiliates. Every time I talk about a camera, we link into Amazon with our affiliate code.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Mountain Light Timelapse

Kikolani

Top 10 WordPress hacks of all time – improve your site’s functionality with these ten pieces of code. Making Money Online / Marketing / Online Business. Why some blogs do not convert with affiliate marketing – listen to the whole video to see if there are ways you can improve your blog to perform better.

194: 5 SEO Tools for Bloggers

ProBlogger

You’ll want to listen to this part especially if you do affiliate marketing! If you are an affiliate marketer, if you’re doing any kind of affiliate marketing, you want to listen to that last part of the interview as well. It’s not a long show today. Darren: The number one advice that everyone always gives when it comes to SEO tools is install Yoast, the plugin for WordPress. The other one that we’ve seen is affiliate marketing.

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Why Bloggers Should Pay Attention to the New Affiliate Tax Laws

ProBlogger

The Business Insider recently reported that ten thousand affiliates were recently dropped from Amazon’s Affiliate Program with little warning. They were instantly cut from Amazon’s affiliate program due to a new affiliate tax law. All about the affiliate tax law. Big companies like Wal-Mart who are taxed see this as an unfair advantage and are paying lobbyists to push what is now called the “Amazon tax” or the “affiliate nexus tax.”.

Measure Twice, Cut Your Blog Once

The Social Media Hat

If you use WordPress then make sure you have Social Warfare installed which handles that more elegantly.). It helps, of course, if you use those links to fuel an influencer marketing and outreach campaign, but that's a topic for another discussion.

37 of My Favourite Blogs, Books and Products

Viper Chill

Many people have compared ViperChill to DoshDosh, as the author, Maki, is also known for writing long posts in the marketing niche. In fact, Jade has just started one of the first ever blogging magazines, with hers focusing on marketing. Seth Godin is a marketing genius.

How to Generate Blog Post Ideas

Viper Chill

You will find blogs with tips here and there on Wordpress SEO , and I go and write what I think is the only guide you’ll ever need. You can find ideas in literally any niche, with some examples being their marketing , finance , gadget and humour sections. Home What the F ?

The Future of Blogging: I Had to Tell You This

Viper Chill

I can’t just be immersed in the tech and marketing fields and claim I’ve figured it all out. How many marketing bloggers do you think wrote something today hoping that you’ll read it. This is an important blog post, because it makes a prediction.

The Post Your Fellow Bloggers Don’t Want You to Read

Viper Chill

I spent a lot of time away from blogging and focused on affiliate marketing and other tactics, having fleeting (but more consistent) success in the process. And to find the people talking about making money, you just need to take one peak at the internet marketing niche.

How to Really Build Backlinks and Dominate Google

Viper Chill

A large percentage of my income to affiliate sites is from traffic via Google, and the difference between ranking 2nd and ranking 1st can literally be thousands of dollars extra on my bottom line. In my guide on Wordpress SEO I gave a lot of tips on this that you can also apply to sites that aren’t running the CMS. For example, this site is “trying&# to rank for the phrase viral marketing. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

How a 3 Month Old Website Received 958373 Visits from Google

Viper Chill

I won’t deny that it’s getting much, much harder in the affiliate marketing space (how I make money) but persistence, determination and creativity can take you anywhere. As for monetisation, are you using Adsense much or promoting affiliate proucts? Home What the F ?

Fetching Friday – Late Edition of the Resources Mashup

Kikolani

Top 42 content marketing blogs ? Three ethical affiliate marketers you can trust. The most useful posts on Facebook marketing. Self hosted WordPress blogs under attack. 10 Firefox addons for affiliate marketers. WordPress. WordPress Hack.

PB150: How I Make Money Blogging – My Profit Streams Revealed

ProBlogger

Affiliate Income – There aren’t a lot of direct expenses from affiliate income, so it is profitable. On ProBlogger we have been focusing on affiliate income from some of the tools we use. Marketing (one person for dPS). I do some affiliate promotions on both.

6 Tips for Dressing Up Your Product Reviews

ProBlogger

This guest post is by Peter Lawlor of the B2Web Internet Marketing Blog. One of my favorite methods of monetizing my blogs is by promoting products as an affiliate. As an affiliate, I have the opportunity to learn all I can about a product I promote, and share what I know, including likes and dislikes, with my readers. In the end we have two goals when promoting products as an affiliate: Attract targeted visitors to your pre-selling page. Affiliate Programs

Building a $1000000 Website in 12 Months

Viper Chill

That all changes now as I have sold a number of affiliate websites that make me money, but I don’t care about anymore. Instead, I’m going to go back to my favourite type of marketing: affiliate marketing. I am looking at affiliate marketing and other things.

How I Make Thousands of Dollars Per Month Online

Viper Chill

There are many more ways to make money online, but the process that generates most of my income is simply this: I direct search engine traffic to landing pages, and then send that traffic to product pages as an affiliate. I See If There Is a Market with Similar Interests As I’m relying on search engine traffic to drive new visitors to my affiliate site, I need to if there’s a decent market size with similar interests or problems. I use Wordpress.

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