How To Run An Affiliate Marketing Business sucessfully From Home

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What Is Affiliate Marketing?

Affiliate marketing is the process of earning a commission by promoting other people’s (or companies’) products.

Simply put, you recommend a product or service to your audience. If they buy based on your recommendation, the product owner pays you a cut of what they earned. When done ethically—meaning you only recommend tools you truly believe will help your audience—affiliate marketing is a great way to start generating an income for your business. It’s how Pat Flynn got started with SPI—and it can be a great place for you to start, too.

A lot of people who give advice on affiliate marketing gloss over the ethics, but we believe strongly that being open and honest with your audience is the key to long-term success. The resources you’ll find on this page are dedicated to helping you create a sustainable, ethical affiliate marketing program for your business.

On this page, you’ll find:

  • A detailed guide to get you started
  • Courses designed to help you go deeper
  • Our best free articles and tutorials on affiliate marketing
  • Our favorite tool for affiliate marketers
  • Podcast interviews with successful affiliate marketers

Free step by step advice

Our essential guide to affiliate marketing

Getting started with affiliate marketing doesn’t have to be hard. Our guide will walk you through the process, step by step.

Courses and Workshops

Courses to guide you through the process

Our essential courses walk you through a topic from start to finish, such as helping you set up your own affiliate marketing practice or establish an email list. Workshops are a shorter dive that will help you elevate your existing business practices.

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Articles

Tutorials and Case Studies

Make Affiliate Marketing Part of Your Success

Find products to promote

Learn to stand out from the crowd

Find tools to help with setup and execution

My Top 10 Tips for Affiliate Marketing

Affiliate marketing has been an integral part of my overall success and a cornerstone of my business. The Affiliate Marketing Cheat Sheet is my gift to kick-start your own affiliate marketing success.

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Your Affiliate Marketing Questions Answered

The sky’s the limit with affiliate marketing, but only if you attract the right kind of attention and earn trust. The Affiliate Marketing Cheat Sheet is a super-quick guide to help you master affiliate marketing and increase your revenue.

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