Ways To Make Money Online Through Affiliate Marketing
There are so many articles out there telling you how to make money online. Do they actually work? No, they do not. Will you earn money doing it though? Yes, you will.
But you probably will make much more money at your current 9 to five job. At least that’s a sure profit. The honest truth, however, is that there are many real legitimate ways to make money online without ever trying to sell anything. Here are 5 money-making ideas that work no matter what level of selling experience you have:
Dropshipping – This is the best way to make money online. If you haven’t heard of it, dropshipping is a business model where the retailer, instead of the buyer, keeps the goods. They are not warehouses and they are not stored.
Niche/Multi-tier Marketings – If you are a business owner, you might want to look into these options. If you already have a website and you can set up sales through it, this is one of the best ways to make money online. You set up a product, create a site, and sell affiliate products (you receive a percentage) for commissions. You may also want to try to sell physical products through a website as well, although this is not as common as dropshipping.
YouTube Channel – Many business owners find making money through YouTube a great way to monetize their website. If you have a website or blog with content about a certain niche, this is a great way to market it. In order to do this successfully, you will want to make sure that you have a quality video that accurately reflects what your website and blog are about. You should also make sure that people want to watch your videos, which can be done by submitting relevant and interesting content to article directories and to various social bookmarking sites. For example, if you own a website about camping gear, you could submit camping videos to YouTube or to other places on the internet that would be interesting to a camping or outdoors enthusiast.
Affiliate Marketing – Some marketers believe that Affiliate Marketing is the best bet for them. This is especially true if they don’t have any prior experience in content marketing or search engine optimization. With affiliate marketing, a marketer will sign up as an affiliate with a company and then drive traffic through various methods to market the company’s products or service. An example of this would be Pay Per Click, PPC, Email Marketing, and Content Marketing. You can only be an affiliate marketer for a company once, but once you have created content, made contacts, sent emails, and marketed products or services of a company, you are considered a lifetime affiliate for that company. So, in that sense, it is not a “one-time job”, at least not in the conventional meaning of the word.
Social Media – If you really want to make money online, social media can help you accomplish this. You can use Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, etc., as well as other types of social media outlets such as Pinterest, StumbleUpon, and others. With a solid following, an influencer can drive huge amounts of traffic to your website. In fact, with a good enough following, a high enough subscriber base, or an influential Enough Brand, an influencer may be able to sell his or her product or service right before the customer ever gets to see it!
Dropshipping – Finally, you may be wondering how to make money online with dropshipping. Dropshipping is the process by which products are sold without having the merchant ship the items directly to the customer. This can either be done through drop-shippers such as eBay or Amazon or through an on-line business model such as JVZoo.