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My Tips for Making Money As a Blogger Through Affiliate Marketing

Today’s episode is all about how to make money as a blogger through affiliate marketing. Making money through affiliate marketing is not easy money, but there are things you can do to increase your chances of earning a regular stream of income from it. I share insider tips about what’s worked for me in making money through affiliate marketing on my blogs.

In This Episode

You can listen to today’s episode above or in iTunes or Stitcher (where we’d also LOVE to get your reviews on those platforms if you have a moment). In today’s episode:

  • What is affiliate marketing?
  • Why affiliate marketing works
  • Why the rewards from affiliate marketing can be greater than advertising
  • Real-life examples of affiliate marketing
  • 3 different types of affiliate programs you can use
  • 3 things you can do to make sure affiliate marketing will work on your blog

Further Reading and Resources for Making Money As a Blogger Through Affiliate Marketing

What is an affiliate promotion (infographic):

What is an Affiliate Promotion, ProBlogger infographic

The affiliate sweet spot graphic mentioned:

The affiliate sweet spot, How to Make Money As a Blogger Through Affiliate Marketing, ProBlogger

Here’s the Promotion Sequence mentioned:

Promotion Sequence, How to Make Money As a Blogger Through Affiliate Marketing, ProBlogger Darren Rowse

Best Seller List Examples:

Affiliate Networks Mentioned:

How did you go with today’s episode?

What did you learn from today’s episode? Do you already use affiliate marketing on your blog? What works for you? What will you do next to explore affiliate marketing on your blog?

I’d love to hear from you in the comments below.

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