Affiliate Marketing Is Difficult

Affiliate Marketing Is Difficult

Affiliate Marketing Is Difficult I hear this a lot. I wanted to write this post to give some feedback on my thoughts when I hear people say such sweeping statements about Affiliate Marketing. Most things in this life of ours that are worth doing, will have some element of difficulty about them. That’s just the way it is. Affiliate Marketing is no different. Yes – it’s a low-barrier-of-entry business, but the truth of the matter is that Affiliate Marketing is difficult. Now, let me quantify that sweeping statement a bit – When you first start off in this business, there are lot’s of unknowns. It all of the stuff that you don;t know that gives this business it’s difficulty. If there were a step-by-step process for helping you build your affiliate marketing business from beginning to end, then that element of challenge would really be eliminated entirely. Unfortunately, there is not such thing as a blueprint to success in Affiliate Marketing.   Why Is Affiliate Marketing So Hard? For most people I think they struggle because they don’t have a support system in place that will assist them as they progress. This business is especially difficult for those who feel that they have to wing it, all by themselves, from start to finish. One thing I’m going to do right here is point you in the right direction so that you can be sure to have all of the support you need. If you are currently going solo in your Affiliate Marketing endeavors, do yourself a favor and join up with the Community at Wealthy Affiliate. That will give...
23 Best Online Marketing Blogs

23 Best Online Marketing Blogs

In the spirit of sharing great information, I’ve created this list of the 23 best online marketing blogs. Within these blogs is a goldmine of great information. I know what you might be thinking – Aren’t these guys “competitors”? Nah – not really. This industry is so vast, and there’s more than enough opportunity to go around. Plus, I don’t think about it that way. Instead I have an abundance mentality and I’d prefer to think that by being an open book and sharing everything I know about this business, that it will come back to be in one way or another. Having that kind approach and being open minded has always served me better that being closed-off. Since most people who read my blog and explore my website are hungry for great information about Online Marketing, it just seems right to create a resource that provides for that need. With that in mind, I’ve assembled what will be a great all-in-one resource page of other excellent websites. Without further ado, here is my list of the 23 best online marketing blogs by category – 23 Best Online Marketing Blogs   Blogs The Focus On SEO SEO Book For the longest time, this has been one of my primary sources for information regarding website SEO. If you already have a basic understanding of SEO, then it’s time to take it to the next level by learning from these guys. Distilled Another on of the top players in the field of SEO strategy. Great advice that can be applied today to see quick benefits from your organic search strategy. Search Engine Watch...
Wealthy Affiliate Complaints

Wealthy Affiliate Complaints

Wealthy Affiliate Complaints There have been some pretty bad things said about Wealthy Affiliate. People get rubbed the wrong way or have a bad experience and they tend to lash out. It can get pretty ugly sometimes, and the trouble is that – sometimes it just tough to tell who really is to blame. What is Wealthy Affiliate? Well, in case you don’t know, they are a company that has positioned themselves to help people get their start in online marketing. They’ve got an impressive training program and they offer a lot of additional resources that are especially useful for people who are learning the ropes. Still, regardless of how great things look from the outside, people will still form their own opinions once they interact with a company – in some cases, it can get pretty nasty. The thing is that some people have had a bad experience with this company and I wanted to shed some light on those instances where people have less-then-savory things to say about them. Now let me tell you that complaints about Wealthy Affiliate are not all that common, but I still think it’s important to dig deeper into why some people have piped up negatively about their experience with the company.   My Involvement I’ve been in this business for nearly a decade now. I’ve seen the good and the bad from dozens of companies and products in this industry. Maybe it’s because I have this broader experience that I have personally not found any complaints with WA. I’ve had an account with them for years now. Personally I feel that I’ve gotten great benefit...