We all hear of how influencer marketing is one of the most effective ways of advertising your offers, but do you know:
• where to find the right influencer for your niche?
• or how to connect with the right influencer with ease?
Well, here are 5 influencer marketplaces to help you start your search.
There are hundreds of methods out there to do affiliate marketing.
The problem is that each person has certain methods that suit them better than others. 👍👎
Your personality, available time, available budget, personal values, and preferences are all factors in this.
𝑺𝒐, 𝒉𝒐𝒘 𝒅𝒐 𝒚𝒐𝒖 𝒇𝒊𝒈𝒖𝒓𝒆 𝒐𝒖𝒕 𝒘𝒉𝒊𝒄𝒉 𝒎𝒆𝒕𝒉𝒐𝒅 𝒚𝒐𝒖 𝒔𝒉𝒐𝒖𝒍𝒅 𝒄𝒐𝒎𝒎𝒊𝒕 𝒕𝒐? 🎯
If you’re a complete beginner and just getting started with affiliate marketing, and you don’t have the resources to invest into a proven program, then you need to first spend a while just learning.
𝑳𝒆𝒂𝒓𝒏 𝒘𝒉𝒂𝒕 𝒅𝒊𝒇𝒇𝒆𝒓𝒆𝒏𝒕 𝒕𝒚𝒑𝒆𝒔 𝒐𝒇 𝒔𝒕𝒓𝒂𝒕𝒆𝒈𝒊𝒆𝒔 𝒂𝒓𝒆 𝒐𝒖𝒕 𝒕𝒉𝒆𝒓𝒆. 𝑾𝒂𝒕𝒄𝒉 𝒂𝒔 𝒎𝒂𝒏𝒚 𝒚𝒐𝒖𝒕𝒖𝒃𝒆 𝒗𝒊𝒅𝒆𝒐𝒔 𝒂𝒔 𝒚𝒐𝒖 𝒄𝒂𝒏 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒕𝒂𝒌𝒆 𝒏𝒐𝒕𝒆𝒔. ✍️
To simplify the process, keep in mind that you primarily just need to focus on what product to promote and which traffic source you will be using to get commissions with.
Just so you know, high-ticket products are the best and 𝒚𝒐𝒖 𝒔𝒉𝒐𝒖𝒍𝒅 𝒕𝒓𝒚 𝒕𝒐 𝒑𝒓𝒐𝒎𝒐𝒕𝒆 𝒉𝒊𝒈𝒉-𝒕𝒊𝒄𝒌𝒆𝒕 𝒊𝒇 𝒚𝒐𝒖 𝒄𝒂𝒏 𝒃𝒆𝒄𝒂𝒖𝒔𝒆 𝒈𝒆𝒕𝒕𝒊𝒏𝒈 1-2 𝒔𝒂𝒍𝒆𝒔 𝒊𝒔 𝒎𝒖𝒄𝒉 𝒆𝒂𝒔𝒊𝒆𝒓 𝒕𝒉𝒂𝒏 𝒈𝒆𝒕𝒕𝒊𝒏𝒈 20 𝒔𝒂𝒍𝒆𝒔.👌
𝑺𝒐𝒎𝒆 𝒐𝒇 𝒚𝒐𝒖 𝒎𝒂𝒚 𝒑𝒓𝒆𝒇𝒆𝒓 𝒑𝒍𝒂𝒚𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒍𝒐𝒏𝒈 𝒈𝒂𝒎𝒆 𝒘𝒊𝒕𝒉 𝒎𝒐𝒓𝒆 𝒑𝒂𝒔𝒔𝒊𝒗𝒊𝒕𝒚. Then either YouTube or a blog suits you.
𝑺𝒐𝒎𝒆 𝒐𝒇 𝒚𝒐𝒖 𝒎𝒂𝒚 𝒑𝒓𝒆𝒇𝒆𝒓 𝒃𝒆𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒃𝒆𝒉𝒊𝒏𝒅 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒔𝒄𝒆𝒏𝒆𝒔 🕵 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒅𝒐𝒏’𝒕 𝒘𝒂𝒏𝒕 𝒕𝒐 𝒃𝒖𝒊𝒍𝒅 𝒂 𝒑𝒆𝒓𝒔𝒐𝒏𝒂𝒍 𝒃𝒓𝒂𝒏𝒅. Then build a non-personal brand online either on Instagram, Facebook fan page, Pinterest, or also a blog.
𝑺𝒐𝒎𝒆 𝒐𝒇 𝒚𝒐𝒖 𝒎𝒂𝒚 𝒘𝒂𝒏𝒕 𝒕𝒉𝒊𝒏𝒈𝒔 𝒕𝒐 𝒉𝒂𝒑𝒑𝒆𝒏 𝒒𝒖𝒊𝒄𝒌𝒍𝒚, 𝒃𝒆 𝒑𝒓𝒐𝒂𝒄𝒕𝒊𝒗𝒆, 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒅𝒐𝒏’𝒕 𝒎𝒊𝒏𝒅 𝒕𝒂𝒍𝒌𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒕𝒐 𝒑𝒆𝒐𝒑𝒍𝒆. 🤝 Then Facebook is your goldmine.✔
Facebook is probably the only place you can actually do high-ticket affiliate marketing, unless you’re a master at ads, or have built up a very strong bond with your traffic on another platform.
The reason for this is because promoting high-ticket products brings forth a lot of objections people have. 🤔
You just don’t buy something expensive online ❌ from strangers unless you get your objections answered personally and completely trust the product from others’ success.
𝑲𝒆𝒆𝒑 𝒅𝒐𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒓𝒆𝒔𝒆𝒂𝒓𝒄𝒉 𝒊𝒏𝒕𝒐 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒃𝒆𝒔𝒕 𝒂𝒇𝒇𝒊𝒍𝒊𝒂𝒕𝒆 𝒑𝒓𝒐𝒅𝒖𝒄𝒕𝒔 𝒕𝒐 𝒑𝒓𝒐𝒎𝒐𝒕𝒆, 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒕𝒉𝒆𝒏 𝒅𝒐 𝒓𝒆𝒔𝒆𝒂𝒓𝒄𝒉 𝒊𝒏𝒕𝒐 𝒘𝒉𝒂𝒕 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒃𝒆𝒔𝒕 𝒇𝒓𝒆𝒆 𝒕𝒓𝒂𝒇𝒇𝒊𝒄 𝒔𝒐𝒖𝒓𝒄𝒆𝒔 𝒂𝒓𝒆 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒔𝒆𝒆 𝒘𝒉𝒊𝒄𝒉 𝒚𝒐𝒖 𝒍𝒊𝒌𝒆 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒃𝒆𝒔𝒕.
𝑨𝒇𝒕𝒆𝒓 𝒚𝒐𝒖’𝒗𝒆 𝒅𝒐𝒏𝒆 𝒔𝒖𝒇𝒇𝒊𝒄𝒊𝒆𝒏𝒕 𝒓𝒆𝒔𝒆𝒂𝒓𝒄𝒉 𝒇𝒐𝒓 𝒂 𝒇𝒆𝒘 𝒘𝒆𝒆𝒌𝒔, 𝒑𝒊𝒄𝒌 𝒔𝒐𝒎𝒆𝒕𝒉𝒊𝒏𝒈. 🎯 Everything works. 💯 Some things work better than others, but everything works. You can become successful with literally any affiliate strategy if you know how to execute the right processes for a consistent period of time. And try as hard as you can to constantly improve your work and strategy.
𝑩𝒖𝒕 𝒊𝒏 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒃𝒆𝒈𝒊𝒏𝒏𝒊𝒏𝒈, 𝒊𝒕 𝒂𝒍𝒍 𝒅𝒆𝒑𝒆𝒏𝒅𝒔 𝒐𝒏 𝒚𝒐𝒖, 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒉𝒐𝒘 𝒎𝒖𝒄𝒉 𝒚𝒐𝒖 𝒍𝒆𝒂𝒓𝒏.
“Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude” – Zig Ziglar
Strategic thinking is a powerful tool in the leadership of an organization. It gives them the foresight and insight needed for success over the long term when applied throughout the organization.
Employees and people in general, value leaders who are not focused solely on solving the problem of today but are looking to the future as well. Leaders plan ahead and figure out what needs to be done today, tomorrow and the years ahead to get there.
There are many opportunities to use and improve strategic thinking leadership skills every day. By learning to practice problem solving at every stage of a project you build your strategic thinking skills. Good leaders ask others for their input on problems and consider other solutions.
Give constructive feedback to team members along the way helps them understand what’s working or not as well as a chance to use the insight right away. By doing this, your team members respect you and trust you to help them do the right thing.
When you improve your strategic thinking skills and implement those skills with others, you become a better communicator. Effective communication is a top attribute of a leader who is a strategic thinker. By developing good communication skills and being able to clearly describe what actions you want your team to take, you also unite everyone to work together.
Being a good communicator means having an open-door policy and having one-on-one meetings regularly with team members. You make yourself accessible to discuss anything.
Communication includes having good listening skills as well. It’s important to listen to what your employees or team members have to say. Leaders speak and hear well.
Employees need to know you hear their concerns and ideas. This helps build morale and makes your business better since you are getting input from people on the front.
Mark Twain said, “Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you would have rather talked.” A leader practices listening and gains the knowledge solve problems, improve services or products, and builds a stronger company atmosphere.
Strategic thinking leaders have a collaborative approach that creates transparency in the business. Being genuinely interested in collaborating with your team lets them know what you’re thinking and you to know what they are thinking. This leads to trust.
A strategic thinking leader is forthright about their success, failures, and the reasons for choosing certain goals or plans over others. This level of honesty and responsibility earns the respect of their team and encourages the team to follow suit.
Passion and commitment show through from your enthusiasm for project or your mission. This gets others excited because they see and feel your excitement.
Commitment is what gets the job done with the ability to stay focused on what you need to do to be successful. Showing your team that you are passionate and committed means doing the work alongside them. They see this, increasing their motivation and respect for you.
Improving your strategic thinking skills helps make you a better leader since your team members see you being passionate and committed to your goal. They feel they can trust you because you are honest about the project or goal and all the ups and downs that go with it. Your open communication and good listening skills leaves the door open for them to be able to come to you when they have problems or ideas.
Launched in 2008, LeadsLeap has stood the test of time and emerged as one of the preferred advertising networks. Things don’t happen by chance.
It’s a fantastic tool to test different adcopy, offers and sites and see real-time feedback from other members rating your ad.
When you log-in to your backoffice the first time it may be a bit overwhelming, but after a couple of days, this feeling will be gone.
By now I especially like the clear structure of the backoffice, and how nice everything is explained. You really cannot get lost with LeadsLeap, if you can read.
The results through the text ads that I have been receiving so far are really good compared to industry standards, and the clicking of ads is a smooth and relaxed experience.
I appreciate that you can surf a website for up to 5 minutes and you will get credited for that. This is a huge game changer compared to many other surfing sites.
Did I already mention the free tools you get just by joining LeadsLeap?
These tools can NOT be compared to so many other free tools you get everywhere on the internet.
They really function as promised and offer tremendous value to anyone interested in taking his internet marketing career to another level.
And of course you can make some money on LeadsLeap, as LeadsLeap will share parts of its revenues with all of its members based upon there clicking efforts and the clicks generated through members websites if a member has placed the LeadsLeap-Widget on his site.
And for those interested in building a team and inviting new members, there is a pro membership involved, which pays generous commissions and as an extra advertising feature your newly joined team members will be rewarded for reading your specific message for your followers.
This follower message feature is a really intelligent way to stay in touch with your people without annoying them, and yes, this feature goes 10-Levels deep. So you will not only be able to reach your personally referred people, but all they refer, and all they refer, and all they refer, and so on until the 10th level.
I could go on for quite a while explaining all the details, as it makes fun, and I am really excited about this program, but I think I have covered the most important features, and as it is free to join, I highly recommend, that you go and check it out for yourself.
Once you have your squeeze page in place with your opt-in form and incentive, you should start to notice a fairly good turnover of people signing up to your mailing list – especially if it is attached to a popular blog with a lot of footfall.
But don’t rest on your laurels! It is folly to take the “build it and they will come approach,” so in order to really capitalize on your good work so far, you need to look into ways you can get more exposure for your opt-in form and encourage people to find it and to want to sign up.
There are several ways you can do this…
The first is to use what’s known as a “pop-over.” This is basically a dialog box that will appear over the top of your content when people load up your page and promote your mailing list. They’ll be able to then either sign up, or close the dialog to keep reading.
This is a technique employed by the vast majority of digital marketers and bloggers today, which suggests that it is a highly effective method and one that’s worth trying. Indeed, many marketers report that it helps to drive their conversions up significantly – such that it is worth the slight irritation that it incurs for the users.
Talking About the Mailing List
Another tip is to make sure you actually speak about your mailing list in your blog posts and articles. Never miss an opportunity to point out how your readers can get more information from the mailing list, or how your subscribers have already had access to some of your top deals and offers.
You can even look for ways to put your opt-in form on other blogs. You can do this for instance by writing “guest posts.” These are posts you write specifically for other blogs in order to provide them and their readership with value. You give them away for free and in exchange you ask for a by-line that could also include your opt-in form.
You can also think about asking people right in the content of your emails to share the messages with their friends who they think will be interested. This can even lead to a viral email!
Add a Quiz
Finally, here’s one more less common strategy: add a quiz or questionnaire to your website and then provide the answers via email. This works particularly well if the quiz tells people something about themselves. We’re all naturally narcissists!
Everyone wants to have an edge when they are doing business. After all, being the first to come out with a new innovative product puts you out in front of the competition. But how can you do this? Will thinking strategically give you a competitive edge in business? And if so, how?
In today’s market, there are millions of products and services available to take care of the needs of individuals and businesses alike. Being able to identify and exploit the features and benefits of your product or service and show how it is better or different from your competition is your competitive edge. It will provide your business with the tools to increase sales, improve your profit margins, and ensure your business survival in a competitive market.
When you think strategically about how you can gain the competitive edge with your business you are able to come up with new and innovative ways or ideas for your service or product.
Thinking strategically requires you to constantly assess your business and the industry and apply any new insights. Your goal is to use the knowledge to reinforce how your company is different to achieve a competitive advantage.
This means making smart decisions on a daily basis and knowing where you are going. Look at your company. Research alternative diverse sources of information about your company, the competitors, and the industry.
Once you have this information, you’re equipped with the tools to develop new insights. Take time to re-think things and reflect on your options before you make a decision. Use the time to create innovative ideas and solutions.
Thinking strategically allows you to set up a plan, execute and adjust so that your product or service fits your customers’ needs better than your customer. Using your skills of communication, listening, and asking questions you learn what they need, want and desire, you see where your competitors’ product or service is lacking and can find a way to fill that void.
The skills necessary for strategic thinking help you be innovative. Thinking outside the box, having an open mind, and showing empathy for your customers allows your creativity to open up possibilities.
Thinking strategically means you focus on the future. You anticipate what needs to happen, what can go wrong, and who you can work with. You’re able to see patterns and ways to connect them with new ones.
You’re able to interpret the information you’ve learned and turn it into a plan with actionable steps that lead to success.
Strategic thinking is a powerful tool that helps you gain a competitive advantage. It can potentially move your company into the future with new and innovative products or services. Spend time gathering information on your competitors and their services or products. Analyze, interpret, and think outside the box as you develop your products. Then, make a well-informed decision, set a goal, create a plan of execution, and follow through on your plan.
Yes, 10 years. Not 5 years. 10 long years.
That’s how dangerous shiny object syndrome is.
Because most people are just acting onautopilot mode.
They don’t have the self awareness to pull themselves out of the situation.
By the time they realize it, 5 years, 10 years or even 20 years of their life is gone.
That’s what happened to me. It took me 14 years to wake up and realize that I have messed up.
Fortunately, I came across this free training foreword by Wayne Crowe.
This training gave me a much needed slap in the face.
I realized that I have wasted 10 years of my life learning things I don’t need to learn.
I realized that I don’t need to learn 100 different things in order to be successful with affiliate marketing.
I just need to learn 1 thing.
After implementing what I learned from the training, I went from struggling for 10 years to generating more than 10 sales in a single month.
The reason I was able to do that was because I am no longer confused.
Everyday, I know exactly what I needed to do in order to move forward. This is called “Clarity”.
I want you to have the same clarity as well and stop wasting time because you are confused.
So I want to give you the same list building training, without you to open your wallet.
Here are some of things you are going to learn from this training.
“The purpose of life is a life of purpose” – Robert Byrne
Have you ever thought about what it means to think strategically? Does it mean to create strategies like in a war? Is it a skill you are born with or something you learn? Strategic thinking seems like a vague buzzword that CEOs toss around to sound important.
Actually, strategic thinking is a skill we can all learn. It is how we plan, think, and ask questions to grow and learn while we work toward a goal. It’s embracing what you were like when you were young child and asking questions, most importantly, “why?”
Thinking strategically is based on a combination of knowledge, experiences, and your hunches. It’s about taking calculated and uncalculated risks that we hope will pay off in the future.
It’s about shifting your focus from just doing things to thinking and planning what should be getting done.
Switching your focus is easier said than done. To cultivate a mind of thinking strategically, these three behaviors can help.
When you focus on doing and making something happen by doing this and doing that, you are working hard. But you are not thinking strategically. Of course, working and doing is necessary up to a point.
Instead stop focusing on just getting things done. Take a step back and set goals for what you want in the future and how you can help the organization win.
Thinking strategically is inspiring. It helps you go from mindlessly going through the motions and commands of others to planning and observing and implementing in a way that gets you and your team to success of the goal.
I don’t know if it’s the same where you live
But here in Malaysia people are loving the chance to work remotely from home
For others in the coming weeks and month it may be their only option
My coach and mentor Wayne Crowe has a genius way to tap into this growing market
Of people who are looking to increase sales and bring in an extra income while being at home
During these unprecedented times people need some real guidance
So if you send them what Wayne show you
You are not only going to help others…
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See it in action & take action ,
Get rewarded and then rinse and repeat
Today is the start of a new beginning.
A new day in your internet marketing career where you’re going to adopt the mantra “I can make it happen.”
And you know what?
You’re going to get a lot of naysayers who are jealous that you’re taking such a bold step.
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Pretty soon, they will see the fruits of your new career.
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I got the same negative vibe from folks around me.
“So what about the benefits?”
“You’re really gonna give up your job for that?”
And this is from people who either don’t understand what internet marketing is all about OR are so comfortable in their ordered 9-5 world that they can’t see life beyond being cocooned in safety.
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