Niche Affiliate Marketing - The Best Way to Get Started
When you finally make the decision to make a living online, you're going to be bombarded with all sorts of verbiage with respect to different types of
marketing. One of the most lucrative of those terms is niche affiliate marketing.
Niche affiliate marketing is my favorite way to profit online and one of the quickest and easiest ways to do so. Let's break it down just a little.
If you don't already know what affiliate marketing is, well just type that term into any search engine and you'll get plenty to choose from. Affiliate
marketing is simply selling someone else's product and getting paid a commission for each sale. Some affiliate programs pay a small fee for each
click to their website from your link or banner.
Niche affiliate marketing is affiliate marketing while targeting a specific niche or target market. In other words, you might be interested in sports, but
that's a really broad niche. You would be better to consider a niche market a bit more specific like golf, or tennis.
When choosing a target or niche market, you need to strike a happy medium. If you get into too small of a niche, you might find there isn't much to
market. For example, if your niche were golf tees, rather than golf in general, you might be limiting your topics and affiliate choices too narrowly.
It might be better to choose the entire golf niche. That way you can sell information about golf resorts, golf balls, golf shoes, and even target specific
golfer products -- like Tiger Woods products. By the way, it is, in fact, a very popular niche to be in but be careful, there is also a lot of competition.
Way back in the 1990's, when the Internet was new and everyone was learning to market online, each of us created everything from scratch. We
figured out what the most lucrative keywords were, how to market with them and then designed and built a website, created graphics, and brought
traffic to our sites. And, traffic is a whole major niche of its own and I don't mean t