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A common complaint amongst affiliate marketers is that many say how clueless they are at affiliate marketing. If you can clueless at affiliate marketing, you need to take one step at a time. From trying to tackle everything at once, you are leading yourself into becoming extremely overwhelmed. One need to get good at one aspect of affiliate marketing before stepping into another region.

Internet marketing is an overwhelming industry. People who help affiliate marketers were once in the newbie's shoes. When first starting, you should at least learn what everything is before delving deeper. Why? To have a general idea and see what strikes your interest. Perhaps you majored in English and can write very well. Article marketing is right up your alley.

Once you found your specific subtopic, learn about it! Instead of tackling everything at the same time, learn little by little about a topic at which you can succeed. Nothing about affiliate marketing requires a prodigious intellect, but for a newbie who is clueless it is better to take small chunks.

As you learn about your subtopic, you will learn by associate or "accident" about other topics. One day you may need to learn a little bit about web design or development and read a few tutorials about that. Because you are not pressuring yourself as much to catch up with the rest of the internet world, you will be more relaxed and no longer carry that inundated cloud over you.

You, the English major, have learned about article marketing as a free vehicle of advertising for your website. You need to learn about how to write an article; writing an article for your niche is much different than writing for a professor or teacher. You need to be interesting, concise, and minimally verbose. You need to learn how to learn about keywords, author resource boxes, and the "sweet spot" word count. You need to know where to submit your articles, how often, and if you should rewrite or not. And this is only for article marketing. Never mind all of the other ways you can advertise. But since you have spent years learning about a subject which lends itself very nicely to affiliate marketing, you can start to advertise using what you already have while slowly learning about other techniques.

Clueless at affiliate marketing? Take one step at a time and learn how to do one thing well at a time. You do not want to become too overwhelmed as you do not want to quit. The people who have made a lot of money at this have spent a lot of time at it. You need to let it come to you. Don't think you can learn everything at the same time because when you don't, you won't like what happens next.


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