[ By Prabhakar kumar – http://www.Prabhakar kumar.com]17/11/18.
We all familiar with the word Affiliate marketing. Now a days in the world of internet , this word widely used in the online marketing field. But we are not in a position to explain it in detail. This was the reason behind my writing about Affiliate marketing. Here it can be a possibility that you want to start affiliate marketing but you will need a clear understanding of these affiliate programs and how they work . So here we are going to share essential information that can help you to understand Affiliate marketing programs and in future you can start this marketing business.
What is affiliate marketing?:- It is the most popular and well known online marketing system. Most probably it is an oldest marketing system in which you become the affiliate of companies and refer their products to other purchaser . When those purchaser buy those goods from your reference then you get certain amount of commission.
Now a days several online shopping portals are running affiliate programs so you have a lot more opportunities to earn more as you are not bound to certain company. This means you can join as many affiliate programs as you want.
In reality thousands of people have chosen affiliate marketing as their full time career option are already earning hundred to thousand rupees a day.
How affiliate marketing works online? :- we can understand it by step by step as follow –
 The Online purchaser searches for the products online.
 The purchaser goes on the affiliate websites where a lot of goods are listed.
 Now the purchaser clicks on any goods and gets redirected to the merchant actual shopping site with the unique affiliate link.
 If he purchases the goods the merchant pays the affiliate his deserving commission.
This whole process is very easy to implement and do in real way.
How do the merchant sites track your sales? :- The people who are interested in affiliate marketing , they sign up for the online program and the merchant site will give you unique URL[link] which is called tracking URL.
The merchant site will use this unique tracking URL to identify the sales made through particular affiliate and this is how affiliate get commission for their referral sales.
It is not so easy to get earning from affiliate marketing. For making really good income from affiliate marketing and making it as your career option , you will need to do a lot of hard work instead of simply putting links on your social profiles.
What is the requirements of making affiliate marketing a career option? :- For this firstly , you can do this work by using your social accounts like Facebook and Twitter etc. But if you are really interested in this work then you must have a blog and a personal domain.
People commonly use free blogging platforms , but having a custom blog with personal domain can increase your chances to be a successful affiliate.
Reasons of starting Affiliate marketing. :- There may be several reasons of starting Affiliate marketing , but following are main reasons – –
 Very low start up cost :- You can start this work without spending any money or if you interested to make it a career option , you have to set a blog to promote your links and lastly you have to start a blog at very low cost.
 You are boss of own :- If you want to work at your own terms then this is definitely a good option to get started and you can earn a passive income from affiliate marketing.
 No need of office space or infrastructure . :- You can start this marketing without any extra space or infrastructure . You can do it all alone by just sitting comfortably at your home .
Lastly , if you are convinced and agree with all these reasons then you must start affiliate marketing and enjoy a different type of online marketing being your own boss as well as CEO. I think we should take it as a online business and do accordingly.———————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————-The End.————————————————————————————————————————————————————————