Many successful Internet marketers were readers like you. They had only one idea about Internet Marketing and Affiliate Marketing: It’s making money! With that idea in mind, those people have dug the internet for resources, ebooks, videos and articles on how other people have done it the right way.
Did you get tired from the first moment? Internet Marketing is not for you! You should have a thick skin, patience and the power to make things. It doesn’t mean you need to be innovative; in fact you need innovation to some extent but have nothing to do with geniuses. Successful marketers are simple people, they just figured how other people are doing it, changed it a little bit, add something new, removed something old and duplicated and yap they skyrocketed!
First rule: Read. Second rule: Take action. Third rule: Keep track. These rules are good for doing something new. The first rule consists in reading. Documentation and knowledge are crucial, in everything from Affiliate marketing to everyday life.
Reading other people experiences is very important, learning from those who took the long road and fell in many errors and made plenty of mistakes will help you avoid some of their, you can’t for sure avoid all mistakes in your road and you’ll be doing even a lot of them. Best places to read content are forums, blogs, newspapers and books. Books are very general, they talk really theory. Blogs too, but in a specific niche and sometimes gives solutions, newspapers happens to presents problems, solutions, experiences. Forums discuss real problem.
Forums are the last point and it’s from where you are going to start and take Action for your plan. You should wisely choose your forum. Members should be generous and gives you their thoughts and not only looking to get your own. No one will really like to share his experiences with other people; most of people are mean and they want to get without giving. Find a community where members exchange information.
Taking action need a plan and courage. If you decide to do something, then stick to it. Even if you didn’t succeed completing it, try to do as much as you can, so that the next time you have more confidence on yourself. Taking action is like building and the latest step will be keeping track of what you have achieved in your primary build. You can then, change, remove or add something to increase conversions and sales.