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Discussion in 'Introductions' started by Ike agu, Sep 12, 2016.

  1. Ike agu

    Ike agu Affiliate affiliate

    Hi, My name is ike first time here in this forum. I have been trying to make money online for the past 2 years. It is not like I don't know anything it is just that I know too many and a master of none. Believe I know I heard it a couple of times stay one thing is just that i am addicted to latest news, new trend and new awesome software. I am not going give my sobe story but things have been hard for me and my family. Just need a fresh start. Hope this community can help me out thanks
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  3. thegreatamazing

    thegreatamazing Affiliate affiliate

    Learn => Plan => Implement!

    Just stick to one method you know.. thoroughly learn about it.. Plan on how you are going to execute it and the implement it! :D
  4. Ike agu

    Ike agu Affiliate affiliate

    thanks for the advice
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    T J Tutor

    T J Tutor GM Administrator Certified Vendor Dojo Master affiliate

    Hi @Ike agu , welcome to the AffiliateFix family! Nice to have you here.

    You have identified the number one cause of failure in this industry and if you do not stop, immediately, the loop of jumping from one thing to another will forever hold you back from the success you seek.

    When you stick to the formula that has brought all of us our successes, you will have established a pattern in your skills that will allow you to expand your business. Select one tracker, one traffic source, and one sub-niche to master! The complete formula is spelled out below. If you do not follow this formula, then you will forever be in the same situation you have been in for the last two years.

    Everyone has to start somewhere. Be active, ask loads of questions, take action, and be committed. That's how it gets done!

    Use this forum as a mentor. It's full of members at every level of experience which makes for many balanced perspectives for a Newbie to learn from. Take the time to read through the forums here and see for yourself that the Newbies achieving success have actually dedicated themselves to success in this industry and reaping the rewards by following the advice of fellow AffiliateFix members, being dedicated to success, putting the time in, and making the necessary investments. You cannot shortcut the learning curve. It goes slower for some and it goes faster for others. Everyone has their own intellectual absorption rates, skill development pace, commitment level, and budgets.

    You are a FIX'er now and that means you have the world at your feet with IM. Here are a few suggestions:

    Read and learn through extensive reading in this community. Select one vertical. one tracker, and one traffic source. Learn from your fellow members here to master each one of them (a couple of months). Then you can expand and replicate your successes.

    As a Newbie, you need to read, study, invest, and implement. Perseverance, dedication, and taking action are the cornerstones of the success you will obtain.

    Read through the various areas of the forum to learn about the types of marketing available for your new business. Make a list of all the types of marketing and take some notes along the way. Then determine which area of marketing with which you will start your journey.

    Do this to select an area of marketing to start, as well, do this to select a tracker, a traffic source, and to select a vertical.

    Then read up on the affiliate networks and select two to begin with that will serve your needs and the types of offers you would like to promote. Put your application in and they will call you for an interview. Be professional and be prepared to answer some questions about how you will promote offers, do you have a website, are you a Newbie, etc. Please note, if you join the Dojo, we have a thread there that can offer assistance in getting accepted to some of the networks.

    Now that you have selected a basis to begin, read all of the threads in this forum that relate to your initial selections so that you have a rudimentary understanding of their features and benefits.

    You will require some investment. A VPS server, domains, traffic, landing pages, etc. You will need a budget for daily, weekly, and monthly expenses. This will change over time and you will need to update it often so that you know exactly what your costs and earnings are.

    This is where it all starts to earn. You must now begin to implement what you have established as your foundation for your business.

    Here is some advice and guidance that will help you establish your initial goals:

    Make sure you complete the following first.

    Every business needs:

    1. a plan
    2. a schedule for research, learning, and execution
    3. a budget.

    Remember to read through our WIKI and get to know the basics as well as some of the buzz words in the industry.

    I also recommend reading the following thread:

    As a Newbie, What Stops You From Getting Started

    Here is a set of immediate goals:

    1. Get a VPS
    2. Select a vertical
    3. Select a tracker
    4. Select a couple of networks and get your approval
    5. Select a traffic source
    6. Create a schedule for researching, learning (training), and working. This is a business, treat it as such!
    7. Create a budget for every expense (daily, weekly, monthly)
    8. Be very active in this forum by researching, asking questions, helping others when you are able.

    As well, I highly recommend you join the DOJO as it is full of great tools and contributions for successful marketers. Click the banner below to learn more.


    Remember This! : Nothing has to be perfect before you start. Read & study, but invest and implement at the same time. You cannot learn all of it from reading and studying. A great deal of your learning comes from implementing!

    Good Luck!

    T J
  6. Dr. Forum

    Dr. Forum Affiliate affiliate

    Welcome on board and am sorry for the losses that you have experienced in the past two years. I am sure that you have noted down a few mistakes that you may have done so that you avoid them when you make a fresh start. That is how you become smart. I will urge you to do extensive research on the field and just plan before you make any move. That is how you will make it.
  7. Ike agu

    Ike agu Affiliate affiliate

    thanks for all the awesome advice yes I have been going through forum and I have been taking in some notes. I definitely want to be in the dojo, it would help me get to my goals quicker. Hopefully I get to show my success stories too like the others;) but of course one step at a time
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  8. azgold

    azgold Administrator Administrator Dojo Master affiliate

    Welcome to AFix, @Ike agu !

    I think that you'll find the help you're hoping for here. Focus and follow the advice above. When you have questions, just start a thread and ask. Someone will be along to help you. :)
  9. Welcome to the forum! Good luck with everything! :)