Getting affiliates to promote your products can be easier money than you could make on your own because...
“How to recruit an army of affiliates who are just waiting to promote your product! Blah blah blah.”
Did that headline look familiar? One of the myths about getting affiliates to promote your products is that they're just out there waiting for you to call them to go to work. No such luck. Affiliates are hit with a lot of different offers to promote – and the better the affiliate, the more offers they receive.
So how do you find and recruit good affiliates? We'll cover that in detail. First, let me share...
The Internet marketing community will tell you it's super easy to get affiliates. Not true. The reality is that it's work. But that's also good news for you because 99 out of 100 product owners either won't bother with the work or they won't know what to do to get affiliates. That's why you'll enjoy a distinct advantage over them by the time you finish this article.
To get affiliates, you'll need to convince them that you and your product are worth promoting. You'll need to build trust. And you'll need patience as well. Potential affiliates often won't say yes the first time you ask, or they'll say yes but then they'll get distracted and they'll go promote something else unless you follow up.
The challenges of recruiting affiliates: