Wealthy Affiliate, the LARGEST affiliate marketing community in the world boasting over 850,000 affiliates, is an affiliate training site co-founded by Kyle and Carson to help people struggling with affiliate marketing. I joined it in 2015 to create this professional website and better undertake affiliate marketing.
The aim of this post is to answer the question: How does wealthy affiliate works?
The four images below give an overview of how wealthy affiliate work.
Choose an Interest
Build a Website
How the wealthy affiliate works
There are only 4 simple steps to succeeding with Wealthy Affiliates, in fact, with any online business. They are:
- choosing an interest
- building a website
- attracting visitors, and
- earning revenue.
Now, let’s look at the steps one by one.
Choose an Interest
To work successfully online, first you must have an idea. That is, think of what your interests are or what you are passionate about. That can be a hobby or something that gets you excited and motivated. There are literally millions of subjects to consider for your online business.
Let’s say that you were interested in “learning to play a guitar”. That could be not only the start of your idea for your website but also what your business is built off of. Fortunately there are 3.75 billion people online with a multitude of tastes waiting to be satisfied. So no matter the topic you choose, your chances of succeeding with it online are great!
To make things easier for you, Wealthy Affiliates have pre-selected topics and training on how to narrow down an idea to be used for your own online business.
When you settle on a passion, success is much more likely to follow. And it follows much quicker when you are a member of Wealthy Affiliate.
3.75 Billion PEOPLE ONLINE
Build a Website
Of course your online business needs a website. This is your second major step to a successful online venture.
When you join Wealthy Affiliate, even as a free member, you are allowed to build two websites. Building your very own website is SIMPLE at Wealthy Affiliate. The process takes less than 30 seconds to come up with a beautiful looking, mobile-ready, and revenue generating website.
This is because at WealthyAffiliate.com you have access to the most advanced website and hosting platform in the world. Technically speaking, this is a platform for the most sophisticated online entrepreneurs, but it is so user-friendly that any newbie can employ it.
Check the video below showing you how to build such a website in less than 30 seconds.
Think of your website as the “storefront” for your business. All activity and all revenue will be generated from there. There are MANY ways you can generate this revenue. And Wealthy Affiliate will teach you all about them!
BUILD LESS THAN IN 30 Seconds
Your third step is to focus on getting traffic to your website. No effort must be spared at this crucial stage. For, just as there is no business for an offline business without foot traffic, there is no business for an online start-up without web traffic.
Within the first few lessons Wealthy Affiliate will teach you all the most current techniques about how to get traffic to your website from Search Engine Optimization, to Facebook and Social Media, to Pay Per Click, PPC. You will learn about how you can get an ABUNDANCE of relevant customers to your website. And this, through rankings in all the search engines…like Google, Bing & Yahoo.
Wealthy Affiliate not only provide you with the world’s most advanced set of tools but also give you full access to network with industry experts.
MORE PEOPLE = MORE OPPORTUNITY!
Internet Users in the World
As the graph above shows, over 3.75 BILLION active Internet users are online in 2017 searching for information, looking for solutions to their problems, and purchasing products/services in this regard. This huge audience is the reality of the opportunity waiting for you!
When you grasp how to capitalize on this audience, you master how to create and grow a business in any “niche” or interest.
Once the audience (traffic) begins coming to your site, all you have to do to earn revenue is promote your affiliate programs’ products and services to it, including the one from Wealthy Affiliate which is also FREE to join.
Affiliate programs allow you to promote a large range of products no matter your geographical location. You don’t have to own or create the product yourself. You don’t need any inventory. You don’t have to concern yourself with shipping. You don’t have to give product support. The company does everything for you.
As an affiliate marketer, all you have to do is send the traffic to the company website, and they pay you a commission of up to 75% if your visitors buy something.
You can for example become an “affiliate” of Amazon.com and promote over 488 MILLION products and earn a commission of 6-10%. A single referral can earn you $1,000’s in commissions!
Know that there are over 100,000 affiliate programs that you can join.
With the skill set you are going to be obtaining very quickly at Wealthy Affiliate, you are going to be a highly sought after affiliate!
Last year alone, the affiliate marketing industry generated over $3.4 billion in sales and many of the industry’s top affiliates are members of the Wealthy Affiliate community.
As people are spending more and more online each year, affiliate marketers can only continue to see explosive growth in their businesses online. Are you ready to take advantage of this? Then become part of the thriving Wealthy Affiliate community that you will come to love in no time.
Potential Products/Services You Can Promote as an Affiliate
There are MILLIONS of them.
As an example, you will find over 1,357,122 different types of “guitar” on Amazon alone, each of which can make you earn commissions.
When you understand how the “initial” process works and also how to get traffic to your website, you will realize that there are MANY more ways in which you can make money from your online business. Wealthy Affiliate will teach you all about the proper techniques to build, and scale your business.
598, 500,000+ MILLIONS OF PRODUCTS
Your Online Business and Success Are only Seconds Away!
Absolutely everything you need to start, create, and grow a successful business online is available at Wealthy Affiliate.
You have no online experience? No problem. You have years of success online? WA can still be helpful. Wealthy Affiliate has the most active, engaging and helpful community of over 190,000+ members, and still growing!
You want to be the next success story?
Come to Wealthy Affiliate. You’ll absolutely love it.
Best of all, it is completely FREE to get your business rolling at Wealthy Affiliates. This includes access to the “Getting Started” training course, TWO beautiful websites with hosting, live help and support, and access to 10,000’s of community discussions.
Sound like something you are interested in being part of?
Need more information or some matter to be clarified? Then leave your comments in the box below or contact me at my Wealthy Profile Page. I would really love to talk with you.
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Editor’s note: This post was originally published on Apr 16, 2015 @ 22:19 and has been revised and updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness.
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