HOW TO BE SUCCESSFUL IN AFFILIATE MARKETING IN 2017
CREATE CONTENT UNIQUE FROM THE COMPETITION.
A well-built content is an amalgamation of ample amount of relevant information and gripping graphics which doesn’t consume much time of the user. Creating great content is one of the best ways to convert leads and the first step towards a successful affiliate marketing. Create content with planned research and studies so that your competition is always a step behind.
TARGET NICHE AUDIENCE AND PRODUCTS/SERVICES INITIALLY
When you hear about people earning thousands and millions of dollars from affiliate marketing from several niche products via click bait ads as it might be tough to keep yourself focused on a single thing. Attain success in one segment first and then go for another.
RESEARCH YOU AUDIENCE AND PRODUCT
The second most important step towards a successful affiliate marketing. If you are reviewing products on your website, then make sure the products are authentic and have a credit in the market. Also take care of the audience to which the product is focused, like what are the expectations from the newly launched product and including some testimonials of a few consumers, or other such innovative ways.
HOST PRODUCTS THAT ADD VALUE TO THE CUSTOMER
If you see travel sites, most of them are affiliate sites but they have created a brand for themselves among people. That helps to woo consumer and generate easy income because a booking from a well-known website will add value to the customer because they are a strong brand in their niche. Know about some media buying model.
GENERATE MULTIPLE TRAFFIC SOURCES
Mostly happens with organic Facebook Pages where only a segment shows interest and the third parties selling eyeballs that they only have a single traffic source. Diverse traffic sources are important because audience should be owned, if they are being rented, it must be from multiple sources.
MOBILE FRIENDLY SITES
Mobile shares 46% of all affiliate clicks and 26% of all affiliate sales. So, if you don’t have a mobile-friendly site, you are losing out on a substantial number of potential customers. Google often notifies webmaster that the sites should be mobile friendly. This can outrank the competitors.
GO WITH FADS AND TRENDS
New weird trends take over a niche 3 times a year. Affiliate marketers have been taking advantage of such trends a lot. There are two types of trends, Seasonal and Breakout. Breakout trends are difficult to predict, but Facebook and Instagram are the best sources to get a good idea about them these days. Google Trends is the best way to know about Seasonal Trends. It shows the volume of keywords which fluctuates from time to time. This way you might know in advance which products to promote to get optimum sales.
CONTINUOUSLY KEEP CHANGING STRATEGIES.
New software launches every week for optimised performance in affiliate marketing horizon. Keep a track of the recent changes and adapt accordingly by changing Marketing and Advertising Strategy.