Building Your First Affiliate Marketing Site

So you’ve decided to try your hand at making a few bucks in affiliate marketing. But before the money starts rolling in, you need to figure out how to set up your first affiliate marketing site.

Before you even get into the technical aspect of creating a website, it is important to decide what your niche will be. As you enter the world of affiliate marketing management, deciding on your niche market is one of the most important decisions. Too many affiliates make the mistake of having a broad range of topics and lose out on big money by not focusing on one simple area of personal expertise. When choosing your niche, it is important to pick something that you are personally interested in. This will make the process seem much less like work if you are in the business of talking about your love of golf, landscaping, gardening or kayaking. And if you are already an expert in your targeted niche market, it makes it much easier to bring aboard prospective clients. [Read more…]