Getting started with your own online affiliate program

A gambling affiliate program is a great way to make some extra money.  The best way to do this is with a website.  Affiliate marketing can be one of the easiest ways to make money online; however it can be pretty cutthroat with so many other affiliates out there.

Like anything else in life there are pros and cons in actually building a website for your gambling affiliate program that actually makes money.  The pros are it can be a really easy way to make money and you don’t need a lot of money to get things going.

Cons could include not making any money at all because no one knows your site even exists and not being able to make a decent amount of money because you chose a bad gambling affiliate program to work with.

There are a lot of different things that go into creating a website that actually convinces your potential visitors to do something.  You will want to do some extensive online research here to ensure your site doesn’t fall by the wayside like so many other sites do.  You want to have a site that actually makes money, so make sure you know what you need to do to accomplish this.

The next you want to be sure of is the gambling affiliate program you decide to sign up with and work with.  Look for things like credibility and reputation of the company in question you are looking at.  Consider and compare things like how much commission you actually stand to make with one sigh-up.

For example, while Amazon is an extremely reputable company, the commission they pay out for their affiliate program is only 5%.  Imagine how many people you’d need to bring to your site and how many books you’d actually have to sell to even make a tiny dent in your wallet.

Start with these basics here and you should be on your way to actually doing something with both your website and the gambling affiliate program you decide to work with.  At the very least this should help as a guide in deciding what you need to do by doing some research before you jump into anything unexpected.

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This post was written by camila on June 24, 2010

3 Comments so far

  1. VizFact | Affiliate Marketer June 28, 2010 9:00 am

    Affiliate marketing is rather tough, but it is possible. I thought Amazon paid out 15% ? I may need to check my agreement to make sure I am not getting screwed with 5%, lol.

  2. Kathy Garolsky July 19, 2010 7:28 pm

    I like the idea your pointing here.Keep up the good work..Thanks.

    -kathy

  3. Joel Gray September 14, 2010 8:23 pm

    Affiliate marketing is a powerful tool, you just have to be knowledgeable enough on online marketing first fto make it work for you. And I am willing to share the basics on online marketing through my site. Keep posting! :)

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