I have created this resource center so that you can use the tools you need for your affiliate marketing trip. The resources I am sharing here are paid and free both. Some resources have my own affiliate link and I will earn commission if you buy from that particular link. I am sharing these resource only because I have used them before and found them helpful and the companies are trust-able.
Highly Recommended Marketing Tools
Domain, Hosting & AutoResponder
|Domain Provider: GoDaddy or NameCheap or BigRock Select your domain wisely. Use keyword research tools before selecting domain or go through our detailed video on how to choose a domain |
Hosting: No one wants to go to a party given by a bad host, just as no one will return to a website that is shoddy and not easily navigated. A good web host is imperative in this fast-paced, Internet world in which we live in. Choose the one which gives you a 99.99% Guarantee.
Auto Responder: Autoresponder is required to create your list. Every business today need these tools to grow their business because, without an autoresponder, it will be difficult to capture leads. The simple reason I use this autoresponder is that it has a flat rate pricing and no long term contract. Click here to read why email marketing is important for us.
Niche Finder: Finding a niche is the toughest but the most important part of affiliate marketing. If you chose the wrong niche, chances are you will lose all your hard-earned money. This is where niche finder can help. (NicheFinder Has Officially Retired)
WordPress (Free Tool) The #1 Tool for Blogging. This is my favourite blogging platform and all my blogs are WordPress. Very easy to use and customize.
PageLine Themes: Simply having a WordPress site won’t look good with their default theme. You need to use themes which are easy to manage and moreover it should be SEO friendly. PageLine has a drag and drop themes and good for SEO. That is why I am using the same.
Google Keywords: https://adwords.google.com/select/KeywordToolExternal (Free Tool) Google Keyword tool can help you find great keywords and their competition. Use it to select low competitive and searched keywords.
TrafficTravis (Free Tool) Traffic Travis is a software designed to help online businesses boost their website traffic. It is an all-in-one tool for search engine optimization, pay-per-click monitoring and general market research
SEnukeXCr: This is a tool which most of the successful internet marketers use to generate link building to their websites/blogs to increase the SERP. Paid but very impressive and fully compatible with Google’s latest updates.
Goals!: How to Get Everything You Want — Faster Than You Ever Thought Possible : This is one of the best books on Goals by Brian Tracy. Could be very helpful.
The Power of Self-Confidence: Become Unstoppable, Irresistible, and Unafraid in Every Area of Your Life: Another gem from Brian Tracy.
Ultimate Guide to Facebook Advertising: How to Access 600 Million Customers in 10 Minutes (Ultimate Series): Perry Marshall is the #1 author and world’s most-quoted consultant on Pay-Per-Click Advertising. He has helped more than 100,000 Google advertisers save literally billions of dollars in AdWords stupidity tax.
Tools For Article Marketing
iWriter: If you don’t know how to write an article or don’t have time to write one. This is a place for you. Article writing starts at just $1.25 per article but don’t just go for price. The professional writers are bit costly but they know how to write their stuff.
If you have a website, you need to track each of your visitors and if you are not doing so. You will never come to know who visited you, from where they came and which was the page generated sales for you. Tracking is required to track your sales, your visitors so that you can have a good idea about your lead capture pages like which are working and which are not… Some of the good and free tracking services are listed below…
Google Analytical : You can use your existing Gmail id with this tool…
StatCounter: It is free and easy to manage
GoStats: Another free tool for you to track your hits.
Free but Useful Tools
These are the tools one must have and it can save you from legal problems which might occur when you sell something online…
Terms & Condition Page: Ever noticed websites. Each and every website online has this page. This is important to have terms & condition page to let your visitor know about your selling terms. It will save you from legal issues..
Privacy Page: This is another mandatory page on your website. Let people know that you are not going to use their detail captured through your website, anywhere without their permission etc…
SERP Checker: Do you want to know where your website ranks on Google Result Pages. You can check that by using this tool. Just provide your website link with keyword and it will tell you approx. location of your website on Google and other search engines.
Plagiarism Checker: This is a FREE tool to check if your website or page contains duplicate contents. Use if you don’t want to get penalized by Google.
Outsource Your Work
There are many places you can use to outsource your work to. It is good to get quality contents from the experts out there in the market.
Fiverr: This is the place I use for most of my tasks. Most of the tasks start @ $5 here. (good for designing and few other tasks) but I don’t recommend for traffic generation/lead generation kind of gigs.)
Elance: If You are looking to hire professionals, than elance is the site. This site is ranked in top 5 freelance sites.
oDesk: This is another great place to find developers, virtual assistants etc.. Freelancer: You can try this as well…
Designing / Video Creator
99Designs: They are one of the best designers available online.
BannerFans: Want to create banners for free. This is a place for you. Easy to create and use.
Canva: This is another place to create banners for free. Just login and start creating beautiful banners.
CamStudio: CS is a free video streaming software which you can use to create videos for YouTubes. Just capture the screen of your computer to create videos.
CBGenie: You know which product on ClickBank is doing good. Well, if no then this is the place for you. It will help you find the right product to promote.
CBTrend: This is another place to find the ClickBank trend.
Free Digital Photos: No website is complete without images. If you are not using images in your articles, you are missing an important part of it then. FDM is a place I get images from for most of the things and the good thing is that this is free …. Just use a link back to the image.
Pixabay: This is another free place for images.
Freepik: Want something more professional. Choose this one.
Flickr: Flicker is another free place to get images from for most of the things… Just use a common creative license with commercial use option while choosing an image.
I will be adding few more resources very soon. Keep watching …
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