When I started blogging, using my platform to make money was the furthest thing from my mind. Back then, I just wanted to share my ideas and connect with others. Now that I’ve build an entire business around my platform, that may be hard to believe. But, I just didn’t know what was possible, and […]
Archive for affiliate sales
One of the easiest and most lucrative ways to monetize your blog is through affiliate marketing. For example, you review a book and include an affiliate link to the appropriate product page on Amazon. If you readers click on the link and buy the book, Amazon pays you a commission.
This is how I get started back in 2008. I didn’t make much money initially, but it was enough to cover my blog hosting fees. Fast forward to today. Affiliate marketing is my single biggest source of income.
In this video excerpt, I interview Pat Flynn of Smart Passive Income. We discuss how to do affiliate marketing with integrity and generate more revenue than you ever thought possible.