It was essentially a hobby site — a place where I could write about something I liked, completely free of any of the contraints I might have writing for Upworthy or digital marketing clients. I knew I could write good articles and get traffic after all, that's pretty much my job , and figured I'd make money off the site somewhere down the line if all went well. Since I left my job in February of , I've been able to pour quite a bit of time into this site and thought it'd be cool to show some of my affiliate marketing results as I've monetized the site using something called the Keyword Golden Ratio. The keyword golden ratio is a really nifty keyword research tactic developed in part and made popular by Doug Cunnington of Niche Site Project. Essentially, the KGR is a formula that helps you find underserved keywords on the Internet For example: Instead of writing a 7, word guide to "the best ball point pens " and trying to build backlinks to rank for such a competitive term which is what most marketers are doing , you'd write several smaller pieces like "best ball point pen for lefties," "best ball point pen for journaling," or "best ball point pen for arthritis.
5 Success Stories from Affiliate Marketers
(Revealed) How to Make Money With the Amazon Affiliate Program in
For the longest time I've been meaning to run this case study, but I wanted to get all the pieces in line and test it out first before doing anything. I realized that this was pretty silly though, because the whole purpose of a case study is that you're going to perform an experiment and document the results. Therefore, I've decided today, somewhat spontaneously, to just launch right into this case study and see what happens. If things work out for the best, it can open up a whole new avenue for revenue for Amazon niche sites, so I owe it to our customers to try and crack the nut.
1 Year Old Amazon Affiliate Website Making $3,000 a Month: A Step by Step Case Study
A little over one year ago, I launched a brand new Amazon affiliate website on a brand new domain name. To be honest, I did nothing more or less than what has already been covered in depth in the Niche Site Project 3 series of posts. Even if you are not willing to read all of the posts in the last project. Oh, and as an added surprise for you…this site is sending traffic to my Amazon FBA listings. Building an Amazon site can be a great way to create some serious long-term passive income.
The year has ended and reshuffled many things, including affiliate programs. Then the came and the ranking of the best affiliate programs was simply begging for an update. To say that things are unpredictable is to say nothing at all.