Affiliate Marketing Tips and Tricks for Beginners

affiliate marketing tips

My readers like you often ask me, why there is rarely ad on your blog?

How do you monetize your blog without placing any single ad?

Back in 2015, when I started blogging, I used to count the total number of ads running on a blog and the higher the number of ads the higher the profit a blog is making.

I tried the same but…

it didn’t work.

One day I came to know about Affiliate marketing which is now my primary source of income.

If you don’t know what affiliate marketing is and how to start it, Click this link, and it will take you to my Affiliate marketing category page where you can read all affiliate marketing related articles.

Today am sharing with you affiliate marketing tips for beginners like you who want to walk their way to success in Affiliate Marketing.

These are the exact tips I use as an affiliate marketer and this should work for anyone looking to increase his affiliate sales.

#1 Writing Reviews

If you need to build trust and make sales as an affiliate marketer, you need to make known to visitors the full details of the product you are promoting.

Write a review of such product stating the specs, the pros and cons, what they stand to benefit from the products etc. B

This time, you have said all you have to say about the product. Include your affiliate link at the end of the review, its then left for readers to decide whether the product would be of good benefits to them or not which immediately leads to action at their end.

Post your review to free sites such a;

Make use of a Blog

The best place for posting your reviews is on a blog. Use your blog or create a new one on free blog sites such as and post your review of the products, including your affiliate link. Make sure you optimize your reviews posts so it can easily be picked up by search engines.

#2 Join popular marketing forums

Forums such as WarriorForum, is one of the best  places to start from though you can search on google  for other forums. You can checkout this post on Affiliate Marketing Forums out there of them and make frequent contributions to popular threads there.
Be sure to go into your forum profile and edit your “signature”. Make a signature that includes your affiliate link, or a link to your own “review” blog of the Affiliate product. That way, every time you make a post, anyone who sees it will see your signature and potentially click on your affiliate link.

#3 Take advantage of Newsletter

If you own an email list of newsletter subscribers or
other people who have opted in to receive email offers from you, send them an email telling them about the affiliate website, and feel free to use some text from the homepage in your email. Include your affiliate link at the
end of the email.

NOTE – Spamming is not recommended

#4 Pay-Per-Click (PPC) advertising

Using a PPC account from Google Adwords, Overture, or many others, you can easily generate income with affiliate programs. You can either send people directly to them using your affiliate link in your PPC ads, or you can create your own website in which you have a review of their latest product, followed by your affiliate tracking link.

#5 Communicate responsively

If you have own website or blog, simply talk to your visitors in real time using live chat software on your blog or website and send them your affiliate links through chat.

#6 Video Advertising

Who says videos don’t work? People are making millions of dollars on Youtube daily just uploading videos. Take advantage of this, Record short video review about their products and upload it to youtube and other video sharing websites.

Here is a perfect explainer video toolkit to help you create short stunning videos for affiliate marketing promotion.

Bonus Pack to help you earn more as  a beginner to affiliate marketing

1. You will get the best results from writing your own product reviews, even if it’s short. You don’t have to be a good writer. Just write what you really think about the product. When you publish your product review, use your general affiliate link (on the top) to send user  to the Affiliate Website.

2. You will have much better conversion if you’ll put your visitors into pre-sold mood before sending them to these Affiliate sites.

What is Presold Mood?

Pre-sold mood means that you build interest in product and visitor has decided to potentially buy it after he reads your product review.
3.Choose from various types of product descriptions, download and adjust them to fit in your site. Experiment with short or long, try to find perfect combination with banners.
The best Part;

4.Try to think like a visitor, when he comes to your page with review or affiliate link, you should draw his attention, build curiosity or feeling that he might need this kind of solution.

Experiment with different banners, text links, or reviews.

Keep these that bring good results, and change the others.

Sometimes only change of few words or color of link can mean difference.

While these tips are written to help you earn more from affiliate marketing, you could check out Luckyorange: All-in-One Conversion Optimization Suite an all in one tool to better skyrocket your affiliate marketing walk.


Being affiliate is not exceptionally difficult, but there are many
tricks and techniques that can improve your results.

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10 thoughts on “Affiliate Marketing Tips and Tricks for Beginners”

  1. Well affiliate marketing is one thing that hasn’t really worked for me. Tried maxbounty but no earning…

    Building all that landing page and all… Its been crazy.

    Well, ill go through your affiliate marketing category, i hope it helps…

  2. Thanks for the tips! I think it is very easy to side track these days with so much marketing noise about Affiliate Marketing especially if there’s too much focus on selling the product instead of promoting a second opinion or solid content.

  3. You are a big help to me. I just made my blog and started doing affiliate marketing however I am struggling on the next step. I don’t know how will make people buy through my blog.


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