Income Diversification & Affiliate Marketing Tips You Can’t Miss (1st Podcast)

In my last YouTube video where I “spilled the tea” on the latest AdSense Scandal, I mentioned that I was very glad that I diversified my income over the years. Some of you were curious about how I do it, so I figured that would be a good topic to cover in my first podcast. Yes, yes.  I finally dipped […]

Under-The-Radar Affiliate Programs and Strategies For Boosting Commissions

Today I want to highlight some affiliate programs you may not be aware of and also provide some strategies for earning more with programs that have smaller payouts. My goal here is to feature programs that cover many topics so there’s a little somethin’ somethin’ for all tastes. Some of these options listed contain affiliate […]

Hmmm… Should You Use Amazon’s New Affiliate Tool?

I know a lot of you don’t like Amazon’s affiliate program. After all, the commissions are incredibly low and why use them when there’s AdSense, Clickbank, etc? Well I love it.  It’s a catch-all affiliate program when you need an affiliate link for products that aren’t tied to an affiliate program. I don’t earn a […]

5 Easy Ways to Squeeze Extra Earnings Out of Your WordPress Site

1) Use a Notification Bar I’m sure you’ve noticed the red bar floating at the top of this blog. I created it using the Foobar plugin (affiliate). If you’re not a fan of pop-ups or floating advertisements, a notification bar is a more subtle/less intrusive way of highlighting something you want to call attention to. […]

Amazon’s Commissions are Horrible, But So What! (Earning Strategies)

A lot of people don’t bother with Amazon’s affiliate program because the commissions are so low (4-8% on average with the potential to earn a more if you refer large volumes of products). So if you’re in a niche that averages 30-50% per commission on most products, Amazon’s program may seem like a waste of […]

ClickBank: I Make Nothing, So it Must Be a Scam

I’ll be honest. Answering email is one of my least favorite tasks, simply due to the volume of messages I receive from those who want something for nothing. I have no patience for that kind of mentality. I’d rather spend my time helping people who genuinely want to do the work needed to succeed, not […]

Popular URL Shorteners For Redirecting & Tracking Affiliate Links

You have probably noticed all the short and pretty links on different blogs and Twitter by now. Perhaps you’re unsure of which one you should use, or if it makes any difference.

6 Noteworthy Lessons I’ve Learned as a Full-Time Affiliate Marketer

Most people never buy the first time you introduce them to a product.

It takes an average of 7 to 10 exposures before someone converts and that’s assuming you’ve done everything else right (built credibility, PREsold effectively, promoted a relevant product, etc.)