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How You Can Explode Your Affiliate Sales with Your Home Business Blog

Discussion in 'General Internet Marketing' started by EZWealth, Sep 16, 2006.

  1. EZWealth

    EZWealth New Member

    To be successful in affiliate marketing, people simply must know about your program. You must advertise as many ways as possible the product or service(s) your affiliate opportunity provides. If you know anything about advertising, it doesn?t come cheaply unless you are utilizing a weblog. Using a weblog costs you nothing to start. Just set one up and in about 15 minutes you can start promoting your business.

    A weblog or blog for short serves as a personal journal for commentary, opinion and uncensored sources of information. Each new entry, also called a blog post, includes news articles, commentaries, photos, audio and video files. Blogs will allow your readers to leave comments also. To explode affiliate sales, making entries in your blog is something that affiliate marketers should be doing regularly.

    Setting up a blog is a very easy process. Visit http://www.blogger.com to set up your own personal blog advertising your affiliate program. Not only is setting up your blog easy but it is very simple to use. With a few clicks of your mouse and a few keystrokes, you can post new material. Cutting and pasting are features you will enjoy when blogging. This makes adding content to your blog as simple as 1, 2, 3.

    Updating your blog regularly with pertinent, informative and timely information about your affiliate program is essential to your success. By doing this, search engines will grant you a higher position on search engine results because these sites are usually indexed much faster. Because search engines love content, you have the potential for more sales because blogs are content driven.

    There are many types of content that could be included in your blog. Writing articles is one of the more popular ways. Suggestions on topics to write about would be: your specific affiliate program, the affiliate marketing industry in general, someone successful in the affiliate marketing industry or a testimonial to others about your successes in affiliate marketing. You could write reviews on affiliate products or programs. The most important thing to remember is to be certain the content you provide is high quality and informative. Posting valuable and unique information on a regular basis will increase the likelihood that you will have return visitors. By providing good content, you will gain an increase of both first time visitors and repeat visitors. You will begin building a relationship and credibility therefore resulting in their trust in you. Your repeat visitors to your blog will be exposed to your messages and begin to value and trust your recommendations resulting in an increase in sales and referrals. It?s a known fact that visitors are 7 to 10 times more likely to purchase something from a blog recommendation than from any other source.

    Blogs are a wonderful way to keep in touch with your potential customers. Be passionate about your affiliate progam and your blog. Success in blogging will not happen overnight but by steadily keeping your blog fresh and informative, over time you will start to see how this tool can be a fantastic viral marketing machine.

    To your success,

    Kevin "EZWealth" Smith
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  3. JustinHarrison

    JustinHarrison New Member

    Great Article? many thanks Kevin

    Also I think it is important to note that quality of content is more important that quantity. And with the Internet being trucked full of automated Blog garbage this has never been more relevant.

    Additionally visitors may want to check out an article I wrote about how to Blog and ping correctly and how to avoid the deadly spam trap on the Blog Directories

    The article can be found at:

    How to correctly Ping the Blog Directories

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