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Affiliate Marketing Business Takes Action
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Affiliate Marketing Business Takes Action

Is it really possible for anyone to make money in affiliate marketing?

To answer that in a word yes if you do have access and a little knowledge of how the internet works. What you don't know can be learned. To run a business on the internet takes work and to properly run a profitable affiliate marketing business takes action. You can find plenty of free information on the net about affiliate marketing. All the information you find can be overwhelming at times without a plan of action.

It is very easy and cost effective to start a business on the internet as apposed to a brick and mortar business which may run into 10's of thousands of dollars before the doors are even opened, if you're lucky. In the net there are plenty of free services available. Free blogs, free article directories, free search engine submission and on and on. With an affiliate marketing business you need to take action to get your business up and running but may not really have an idea where to start.

You can take the free way and may eventually make some money. That would be great but to make that happen may take a good bit longer than you may expect. Or, you may decide to make a little investment to get you started in the right direction. As an affiliate marketer you need a take action plan that will help you avoid many of the mistakes many make in this business.

The reason I say that is when I started my affiliate marketing business and quit the MLM's I was promoting, I used all the free services myself. I've have made a little money on the net, mostly in MLM's, but quickly found out that affiliate marketing is a little different than promoting some network marketing company. I was always provided a webpage so my own space was never needed. Marketing methods were complete different and it didn't me very take long to realize that.

Problem was I had no direction. Running an affiliate marketing business takes action and a method of doing business that was a little different than what I was accustomed to. Finally after some searching and asking questions here a there on forums and such I finally did make a small investment in my business and don't regret that decision one bit. Wish I had done it sooner.

For a small monthly investment I now have a plan of action that gives me direction and the knowledge to be successful in this business. An affiliate marketing business takes action and direction you may not find just on forums or other communities on the net. You'll get some good information on them but I'm the sort that really needs a plan and a guide and a course of action laid out for me.

My suggestion would be to take a look at some organizations and give one a trail run. In most there is no obligation to stay and you would be free to opt-out when you decide. By doing so, even for a month, you may be provided a plan of action and sense of direction and training as I was to properly learn the things to do and not do in your affiliate marketing business. Give it some thought.


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C4rmen  

I am with you Kevin, I need a plan of action to get stuff done. Setting myself specific daily activities (as you wld in any business) also helps.

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  about 8 years ago

Good article Kevin. Yes, the free trial is coming.

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  about 8 years ago

Thanks Shawn...appreciate the visit

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  about 8 years ago

Thought I'd let folks know I've just received word that Wealthy Affiliate will be offering a free test drive some time in May. You can visit one of the links in the message above for more details.

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  about 8 years ago

Good one Kevin, we have had a bit of a hiccup with mine as what we initially want to sell is our own product and there has been a slight hitch there but keep them coming.

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  about 8 years ago

Sorry to hear that Rob....you can send Carson and Kyle a PM if not cleared up soon....They actually just had a major update on the site a little over a week ago so may be a few glitches still to be lined out. Still getting use to the new look myself..

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  about 8 years ago

Glitches on our own program, the one we are writing, not WA program.

  
  about 8 years ago

Yes, I have had many issues, but understand they are doing the best they can. I will say when I have a problem they are right on top of it for me.

  
  about 8 years ago

Kevin, Bravo! Thanks for sharing a bit more of your story. Action is important for any venture. Especially online! Risk is part of the small business by design. A plan and a design, a guide and course of action help you have a blueprint for each day. blessings, Cynthia

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  about 8 years ago

Thanks Cynthia....When I do something I need a solid plan and the vision to see what that course of action takes me....thanks for visiting..

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  about 8 years ago

Definitely!

  
  about 8 years ago

Great info Kevin. thanks

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  about 8 years ago

Thanks John and appreciate the visit..

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  about 8 years ago
Lemuel  

I'm with an affiliate community also and it gave me good sense of direction, too. Thanks Kevin.

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  about 8 years ago

Good for you Lemuel...it will make a difference.

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  about 8 years ago
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