Evergreen affiliate offers are great. You can promote them year-round and you aren't bound by a specific promotional window. But...how do you create urgency and scarcity, which cause people to buy NOW? In today's episode, I share some strategies for creating urgency in your evergreen affiliate promotions.
I have a confession to make...I actually HATE rules. They feel too confining and restrictive. To me, rules are made to be broken. But there is ONE rule I never break...the FIRST rule of affiliate marketing.
I'm often asked by people new to the affiliate marketing game:
"How do you promote with confidence when you're not 100% sure about the product?"
Well, that question is fundamentally flawed. If you aren't 100% sure about the product, don't promote it. That's the first rule of affiliate marketing.
There's a not-so-secret success secret for affiliate marketing...send more emails! More than you THINK you should send...and more than you are comfortable sending. I received an email recently from a subscriber THANKING me for sending extra emails...and it goes to show that with email, more is better!
“The amateur believes he must first overcome his fear; then he can do his work. The professional knows that fear can never be overcome. He knows there is no such thing as a fearless warrior or a dread-free artist.” - Steven Pressfield
So you started a blog...now what do you do? I'm a big believer in monetizing from day one. If you look at brick and mortar stores, that's exactly what they do, so why shouldn't bloggers? But, how do you turn your blog into a money-making machine with affiliate marketing. That's what today's episode is all about!
I get this question a lot. "Matt, I am in the ____ niche. Will affiliate marketing work for me?" Or "I am in the ____ niche and people don't buy. How can I monetize in my niche?" Have you ever wondered that about YOUR niche? If so, listen up.
This is a little blast from the past as we just released our newly updated #AffiliateFreedom videos. This might be my FAVORITE episode of all-time. You'll know why when you listen...(yes, that is all I am saying in this description!) Like us on Facebook and let me know what #AffiliateFreedom means to YOU