To make money with affiliate programs and create additional revenue streams whether you are officially in business or not, can be a great way to earn residual income, and one of the simply ways to achieve this if you have a website, webpage or social media page is to join relevant affiliate programs.
As long as people visit your website, blog or social media, this method for attracting income can be particularly effective. Not only can it be a great way to offer added value to your clients and / or page viewers, but it can be good earner.
Helen Southgate, senior online marketing manager at BSkyB and the Internet Advertising Bureau’s (IAB) affiliate marketing council chair, is keen to allay the fears of those suspicious of web-based income schemes. “Affiliate marketing is an excellent way to generate an income from online advertising, regardless of the size of your business,” she says. “It has been growing in stature and is highly regarded by key advertisers from large blue chip companies to SMEs.”
So how can you get started? Well it’s all about finding suitable affiliates; adding their links / banners to your website / webpage and then receiving your commission. (Though it should be noted that to make significant income, high level of commitment and hard work.)
Listed below are a number of links to help you find suitable affiliate programs. Please note that we do not endorse any particular organisation and we are not in any way affiliated to these programs. They should be used for research and guidance, and not as any recommendation from us:
We would advise researching international affiliate programs also.