What is affiliate marketing?
Affiliate marketing is an online marketing where online advertisers or merchants spend publishers / webmasters who advertise the products on sites for outcomes (likes a visitor to your buying a product or service).
The publishers are referred to as affiliates and the merchants are generally referred to as affiliate merchants.
What are its Benefits?
There are many benefits of affiliate marketing.
The prospective for creating the marketing process very easy for both parties – approving and accepting sign up and order placed, tracking of results, creating the unique sales IDs etc, and transaction only for outcomes – registrations, purchases etc.
The point is that the advertisers pay the publishers only when a new customer is introduced tends to make the affiliate marketing a relatively very low-risk, good reward business venue for both publishers and merchants.
The relationship between merchant and publisher is a union one. Both merchant and publisher advantage from having an affiliate joint venture with each other.
It is the fact that fees of web hosting can be paid via the revenue earned from being a publisher and in fact some affiliate can earn a considerable income from the merchants they work with.