Being one of the affiliates of Clickbank, whether new or experienced, your effort to simply upload a product and wait for large revenue to come your way might not have come true. If so, you are not the only one whose dream of making large cash right from the beginning turned into a nightmare. But there are certainly ways and means to derive large income from the internet. But don't just think just one advertisement or the search engines would provide the large traffic that you have been wanting to make your business successful.
Possibly the easiest job to do as the ClickBank affiliate will be to make the web site and choosing your own affiliate product, which can be done in minutes. However, by just making it available online cannot produce the money you are looking for. You have to perform much more important jobs after making the product available online. That is to constantly promote and attract people to visit the site and place an order. This job of marketing your products has to be a constant and continuous job and is to be done daily.
Every new marketer prays to find the answer to his big question of knowing the methods and places from which he can get traffic to his site. In fact, you can generate quite easily large volume of traffic, even if your site is the simplest. Depending on the time, money and the efforts you can put in, you can choose amongst many methods available for the purpose.
One way is to submit your site to the search engines and directories. There are many internet sites and offline ezine and newspaper publishers related to the topics of your site and you can submit your articles to them. Make them also add their affiliate links to the articles corresponding to your product. These products can be your own or the ones you have right to sell and through these affiliates, you make money for yourself as well the publishers whom you have identified.
Be habitual to write two to three articles every week, the subject of the article closely related to your web site or its specific pages. It should be preferably about 1000 words each in two parts. Take care to see that each part is complete in itself and make meaning independently. Host one part of the article in your web site and the other may be sent for publishing in online directories. Link the resource box of the online articles to your web site thus increasing incoming traffic to your site. Search engines having taken note of this traffic would provide you a higher ranking in their listings.
Another method you can use is that advertising. One way of advertising is low cost classified ads. These ads can make people visit your site, either for more information or to make a purchase. Another way to advertise is online, at one of the numerous free advertising locations. Use as many of them as possible, and be sure to keep your best ads updated. You can also present yourself as an expert by answering questions in popular websites like Yahoo. A good way to attract people to your website is to add a link to your answer.
You should also start the habit of blogging on the subject of your web site, indeed lot of blogs covering different aspects of your subject. All the posts and comments are to be linked back to your web site. These blogs are to be continuously updated so that search engines would keep your ranking at higher levels. Also take membership of top blog directories to popularise your blogs. Look for blogs and forums dealing with your subject and remember to leave posts and comments in them with links back to your web site. By doing this, you are improving your search engine rankings. Those who are attracted to your web site may be provided with your newsletter or a free report.
You can also record reviews of your product or web site in various blogs and forums using a ?pen name? or ?pseudonym?. This can provide indirect promotion to your business. But take enough care to conceal your real identify otherwise the customers may not like the idea of your indirect promotion through such ?novel? but questionable methods. If some forums have rules prohibiting such practices as ?unethical?, abide by their conventions otherwise you may face disqualifications from their memberships. If you can obtain independent third party reviews, which are believed by one and all, that would be quite boosting to your business efforts.
These are not the only ways to promote your product?you can also try getting a press release, which, when published, will encourage readers to visit your site, or you can even produce a short, free report, or publish an eBook in the free eBook directories, focusing on the subject of your website.
Graham McKenzie is an internationally recognised Internet Marketing expert who recently published a free report called the ClickBank Success Report which reveals cutting edge strategies for ClickBank vendors and affiliates. For more information visit: http://www.cbsuccessreport.com