Who is an affiliate? What are affiliate benefits at large?
An affiliate sell products of a company and gets commission for concluded sales. Affiliate is not a part of the company but only a promoter. Affiliate is a person or company with a website or blog. Affiliate chooses a niche product from a popular company, sign up for the program, and once get approval as an affiliate from the parent company, starts promoting affiliate products in many ways and enjoys many affiliate benefits – Information Providers
- embedding links through their website or blog.
- post product reviews in other review websites with their affiliate link on the review article
- send emails to the trusted subscribers
An affiliate can also recruit sub-affiliates in some companies and enjoys part of the sub-affiliate commission. Once you choose the right product and implement proper plan of action to promote the links you have financial freedom, work from the comfort of your home, have plenty of time to spend with family and peace of mind.
What are the benefits for an affiliate from the company?
Benefits depends on the product he chooses and promotes. Benefits could be a small passive income to financial freedom. If you own a product and have an affiliate program the benefits are stupendous. The benefits are
- Traffic to your website or blog
- Increase sales
- Qualified leads to his own website or blog
- Brand image
- Improved search engine ranking
If you have a product and also an affiliate setup you have low paid virtual sale network with many affiliates (sales reps.) promoting your product on their sources like opt-in lists, email marketing, blogs and websites. You will also have a good number of back links to your website and if the product is niche, you get repeat customers and extra revenue. Affiliates will have
- freedom to work at will
- No boss, no Regular office hours
- Spend time with family when wanted
- Go for a vacation when you decide
- Spend time as you wish
- Get Royalty or get improved sales
- All from the comfort of your Home and on your Computer
To have the real benefits is to choose the right product or to sell a niche product of your own.