How to promote your affiliate product on Social Media sites
No matter what you sell on the Internet today – whether it is an affiliate product or not – you have to promote it. The better you are to promote your affiliate product to the right audience, the more successful you are likely to be. And that’s why it is in your best interests to start promote your affiliate offer with social media.
There are thousands of customers to be found on social media sites. You just need to know how to do it. And there is no doubt that the people who are doing it already are reaping the rewards. There are such a high proportion of internet users who are members of at least on social networking site that you are ignoring a huge number of potential customers if you don’t at least try it. Facebook alone has over a hundred million users as of the middle of 2008, so you can see just how big an opportunity this is.
But I can guarantee that once you have tried marketing to your audience in this way, you won’t to stop……
Okay, to start you first have to do your homework…. This is vital if you are going to get some good results. Some social networking sites are quite lenient when it comes to members using them for business purpose. Others are completely against it.
You need to know exactly where you stand with each one before you get started, because if you take a laid back approach with a site that doesn’t like it, you won’t get anywhere. Read the “terms and conditions” of each site that you are interested in, to see how promotional you are allowed to be. You should also take a look round and see what other people have done. But be careful with this approach because you may well come across people who have broken the rules and haven’t been discovered yet.