Surprise, surprise, this blog post contains affiliate links.
WHAT IS AFFILIATE MARKETING AND HOW DO YOU MAKE MONEY?
The idea of making money from a blog or social media is a completely foreign concept to many people. And you may be people. And that’s ok! I’m going to break down Affiliate Marketing so you have a better understanding and hopefully realize you can do this too (and make money) while growing your own brand.
WHAT IS AFFILIATE MARKETING?
Affiliate marketing is when a company provides an affiliate (people like you and me) with a custom link to their product or service. When those products or services are sold through those links, affiliates (people like you and me) get a commission. Simple, right? This type of advertising is very low risk for companies because they only have to pay affiliates if they make a sale. Also, earning potential from Affiliate Marketing in unlimited. You’d be a dumbdumb not to at least consider this.
Let’s look at an example. Say I sign up for and get accepted into the Pit Boss Affiliate Program. I go to the Pit Boss affiliate portal and they give me unique links (for grills, pellets, etc) that…