Everyone wants to get more affiliate conversions, but not everyone has enough knowledge or skills to make this happen.
If you have a WordPress site, decent monthly traffic, and you’re looking for a one-stop guide to boost your affiliate income for any niche and get more money in your bank account, then, this one is for you!
What is Affiliate Marketing?
Affiliate marketing is one of the smartest ways to earn money online, all you have to do is refer to a product or service on your blog by adding an affiliate link, and earn a commission each time someone makes a purchase through that link.
Affiliate marketing also helps you make passive income online which means making money overnight while you sleep. Being successful in affiliate marketing can bring you decent income with your blog.
7 Benefits of Affiliate Marketing:
- Low investment.
- Low risk.
- Easy setup.
- Flexibility: no fixed schedule.
- No physical store, inventory, or shipment.
- High ROI.
- Passive Income.
Nowadays more bloggers have started leveraging affiliates on their blogs, but, not all of them are not doing it the right way, not to mention that the competition is also increasing side by side, and you have to compete with other affiliate marketers.
How to increase my affiliate website earnings?
Increasing the affiliate earnings means increasing the clicks and conversions.
ThirstyAffiliates is a WP plugin designed specifically for affiliate marketers, allows you to add, manage, and easily insert affiliate links into your posts and pages.
ThirstyAffiliates has a genius/powerful feature for monetizing your back catalog of content.
Autolink Keywords: allows you to automatically insert affiliate links into existing posts and pages, you simply enter an affiliate link and a list of keywords you wish to automatically link with the URL you entered.. and that’s how we gonna increase our affiliate commissions. Works very well with Amazon products, and any other niche.
For example, if your niche is smartphones:
- Affiliate link: https://www.amazon.com/s?k=smartphones&tag=browntips-20
- Keywords that you can automatically link to: Smartphones, mobile phones, cellphones, Samsung Galaxy, iPhones, Google Pixel, Nokia… etc.
Another great ThirstyAffiliates feature is Link Cloaking: cloaking your long affiliate links and protecting them from hijackers, as they may be stealing your commissions.
How to auto-link affiliate links to keywords
Easy to implement, and doesn’t take much time. Assuming you have installed ThirstyAffiliates, follow these steps:
- Navigate to WP Dashboard → ThirstyAffiliates → New Affiliate Link.
- Add a title.
- Put your affiliate link.
- Scroll down to the Autolink Keywords section.
- Enter the list of keywords you wish to automatically link to.
- When you’re done, save the link (you can view and edit it anytime).
That’s it. Now you should be able to earn more from your affiliate links as a pro affiliate marketer.