What is affiliate marketing and how does it work for an affiliate marketer?
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Affiliate Marketing is an Online Commission Earning System. Mass IT wants to present affiliate marketing as a great business among all other online businesses. An affiliate marketer earns a commission by selling anyone’s goods or products or services. Today, writing this article, Mass IT will try to provide you enough basic knowledge about affiliate marketing program.
How does it work?
Let’s continue with a simple example. What is the primary duty of a salesperson? Of course, product marketing. He has to sell and do the marketing of his particular company’s products. By selling each product, the seller earns a little commission from the product cost. Affiliate marketing is as same as the example. Here, you don’t need to go outside for marketing products, services or anything else. Mostly, an affiliate marketer does commercialization of anything through blogs, websites or videos. Suppose, you do affiliation fo game products of Amazon. You have already published an article with affiliate link of a game product like Xbox. Then a visitor comes and read that product review and click on the affiliate link to buy the product. For a single successful purchase, you will earn a commission. Sometimes, some companies offer commissions for only the affiliate link clickings.
Types of Affiliate Program::
There are lots of categories of affiliate programs are available to do. It depends on you which one do you want to do. MIT is including some traditional types of affiliate program –
Ecommerce Affiliate Marketing::
To run a new e-commerce website is quite hard for its competitors. For increasing the product selling, those companies choose to launch affiliate programs. Such as Amazon.com has affiliate program feature which is so helpful for increasing their product selling. At present, Amazon Affiliate Marketing has become a very popular affiliate program.
Domain and Hosting Affiliate Program::
Godaddy, Domain.com, NameCheap, 1and1 are the famous domain companies. SiteGround, I-page, Interserve, Hostgator are some hosting companies. These companies usually have affiliate program system where an affiliate marketer get a good amount of commission by selling their domain and hosting services.
Software Affiliate Program::
Here you need to do marketing of various kinds of software such as EMS software, WordPress themes or plugins, grammar checking tools, SEO tools, etc. Themeforest is an exoteric platform for doing an affiliation with any CMS Templates.
Service Affiliate Program::
All you need to do to sell the services of any company or organization. That can be a web development service. An IT company may pay you for bringing clients to them, like – REPTO: Online Education.
Real Estate Affiliate Program::
According to Investopedia.com, the definition of Real Estate should be, “Real Estate is properly comprised of land and the buildings on it as well as the natural resources of the land including uncultivated flora and fauna, farmed crops and livestock, water and minerals. [Source: http://www.investopedia.com/terms/r/realestate.asp] Many real estate companies offer the affiliate program for getting more customers.
Insurance Affiliate Program::
Here you will play a role of an insurance agent. Your primary goal will sell insurance policies through online marketing.
These are not all. Without these programs a ton of are available. Those have mentioned for clarification of the idea about affiliate marketing. In all of these categories, you notice one thing that every affiliate program launch for promoting a company and their services. So we can say, to be successful in affiliate marketing, a person has to have good skill and knowledge in marketing related tasks. You need to make about a mass communication. A blog plays an important role. If you can do this, nobody can defeat you in affiliate marketing competition.
As it is said before, Mass IT tried to provide a good idea of affiliate marketing. Mass Institute of Technology offers affiliate marketing training which will be handled by skilled and experienced teachers.
At present, Mass IT provides training for only Bangladeshi people. There is a good news Mass Institute of Technology has decided to become a global institute of technology. That means International people can also do training on Mass IT. Keep your eye on our website regularly to get latest updates.