Gone are those days when people desired to get a 9 to 5 job and drain all their energy and effort for working under a Boss for the sake of a company.
People are nowadays becoming more and more independent, and they even want to earn independently ignoring the red eyes of the boss.
And why not someone will want to work independently if he/she gets an ample opportunity to earn loads even by sitting at home, having a good family time and leading a good and luxurious life.
Yes, once I too desired the same.
I wanted to earn more. Wanted to have a good life, wanted to have a good personal and social life.
I find myself lucky enough as I got to know about the perks that I can get being an affiliate marketer just at that moment when I was looking to do something new by my own.
I know many of you are thinking of the same like I used to think a few years back.
But often you find it hard to convince your friends and family that the field of affiliate marketing is really booming and being an affiliate marketer you can fulfill all your dreams easily.
For people, who is a bit reluctant about entering the affiliate marketing field, this article is for you. Once you go through the article, I know your mind will be changed, and you will be determined to take affiliate marketing as your profession.
#1- HIGH-INCOME POTENTIAL
Yes, this is the first factor people look for before deciding on their career. Let me tell you; people are earning really good from affiliate marketing. Though initially you may not earn more, but gradually with hard work and experiment once you become a pro, then the money will start flowing on your way.
#2- NO INVESTMENT IN PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT
You don’t need to spend on developing the product that you want to sell. You will simply promote the products of the merchants and get a commission from each sale you bring.
#3- VERY LOW BUSINESS SET-UP COST
Probably this is one of the cheapest ways to get started with your business. A desktop or laptop, a stable internet connection, word-processing software- yes, now you are ready to start your business.
#4- NO FEES FOR JOINING
The best affiliate marketplaces are all free to join. You don’t need to pay any registration charges to join any program.
#5- NO GEOGRAPHICAL DISTRIBUTION
With an offline store, a marketer can sell his products only in the local area. But while working online in affiliate marketing, you have no geographical barrier. The crores and crores of people throughout the world are your potential customer. Now it’s up to you how you sell the product.
#6- SELECT THE PRODUCT OF YOUR OWN
There are thousands of products from which you can select the product that you can sell. This is such a field, where you can work on the product that you love, on which you will love to work the whole day long and love to gather information.
#7- NO COMPLICATIONS IN PAYMENT PROCESSING
Yes, you read it right. Payment processing will be done by the merchants. You don’t need to keep track of anything related to the sales. Collecting addresses, storing names and credit cards- all will be done by the merchants.
#8- NO INVENTORY REQUIRED
If you are staying in a one-bedroom flat, even then also you can start your business. No inventory required. No place for storage required and you can start selling whatever you want to sell irrespective of the size and volume of the products.
#9- MAKE MONEY WHILE YOU SLEEP
Affiliate marketing can earn you money even when you are sleeping. Yes, it’s true.
Once you promote evergreen products with proper marketing strategies, then you will be able to earn from them even after many years when you stop working on the site.
#10- HAVE A LOT OF FAMILY TIME
Once you start working from home as an affiliate marketer, you can stay with your family while earning and having a good family time.
#11- BE YOUR OWN BOSS
Like any other business, you become your own Boss. Nobody will order you; nobody will force you to do something.
And yes, these benefits come with other awesome benefits that other businesses do not offer you.
Affiliate marketing is no myth, no scam. It works. It worked for me, and I believe it will work for you also. Just work hard and learn well before you implement anything. Patience is also important as there is no shortcut to success.
So, if you are still indecisive about which field to take as a career and which field not to take, then it's high time you get some knowledge in the field of affiliate marketing and get to feel the perks it offers you.