Clickbank and Affiliate Marketing – Is it For You?
Clickbank: what's it all about and how can you get involved in this thriving marketplace? If you are new to online marketing there are thousands of avenues you can pursue. How many times since you began looking into this kind of opportunity have you come across Clickbank? A lot I am sure.
Clickbank was founded in 1998, It is the online retail outlet for over 10,000 digital product vendors and their 100,000 active affiliates. They reckon Clickbank makes a sale somewhere in the world every three seconds. They serve over 200 countries, and are consistently ranked as one of the most highly trafficked sites on the web.
With Clickbank you do not have to be an actual publisher but can be a affiliate and choose what to market. So how does Clickbank work and how do you become an affiliate with them?
Clickbank affiliates are Internet marketers who earn commissions by promoting Clickbank products.
* Attractive commission rates
* Tracking, analytical and reporting
* Single commission check for all sales from trusted intermediary
* Large variety of products to promote
* Dedicated client support
* No requirement to have individual contracts with each vendor
* Comprehensive fraud management
Well signing up with them is very easy indeed just go to their homepage and you have an option to sign up as an affiliate or a vendor / publisher. Its 100% free to sign up. You will be asked to give your address and email, then you should pick your nickname this will be your link to any products you promote. Clickbank will send a message to your email address with your ID and a password. After that your done and ready to start.
You may want to become an affiliate to start which is the best way to become familiar with marketing online. For newbies this is the easiest way to start making money online with tried and tested quality products (Well plenty of good stuff some not so great). After you set up your Clickbank account you should check out the marketplace link, and see what products best fit your niche market. Most should be easily covered as there are over 10,000 products for you to check out.
Good luck to you if you are just starting out with Clickbank its a very exciting opportunity, when implemented correctly you will see some real cash arriving in your bank account. For beginners it is the best introduction in my opinion to get started with your work from home business. This is how I got my start with online marketing.
I will show you some ways to promote your Clickbank products in my next article.
Thank you for the time you took to read this article I hope you found it useful.