by Franck Silvestre
Affiliate marketing and adwords is by far the quickest way to make money on the Internet. However, before you decide to dive into pay per click advertising (PPC), you need to learn essential tips and tricks, otherwise, you will lose a lot of money.
To get the most from your adwords campaigns, you need to learn how to use Google Adwords tools efficiently. Invest in your education and you will be rewarded. You will be well on your way to make a nice affiliate revenue through adwords.
Follow these Google adwords tips, and get lower cost per click for a higher affiliate revenue...
1) Always choose high profit margin products.
Before Setting up your adwords campaign, you must know that affiliate marketers can easily lose money compared to the merchant who is selling his own products. If the affiliate commission is to low, it will be difficult to break even.
Try to choose affiliate programs that pay more than $75 per sale. Like that, you will have room to test the market and tweak your landing pages... and still win money.
2) Choose recurring commissions affiliate programs.
Adwords is a tough game, and you need money to make money. What you want to do is to turn one dollar into two dollars. You can do better than that when you promote membership site and web hosting companies.
Your affiliate commissions will come each and every month while you are entering new market and testing new campaigns.
3) De-activate "Content Network".
When you start a new campaign, be sure to de-activate content network. Those contextual advertising ads displaying on adsense sites are often a waste of money.
While those adsense publishers are getting more and more clicks on their ads (they earn a nice CPC income doing this!), those clicks doesn't convert to sales in most of the cases. In fact, “content network” is good for merchants since they get branding from their affiliates for their company and products.
4) Never target the first spot!.
It has been proved that the fourth or fifth spot are more profitables. While you get less click at the fourth position, your adwords campaign's ROI (return on investment) will be higher than the ad in the first position.
Why? Because many of the surfers are searching for information, and they will click on several paid ads before making their choice.
When they click down (fourth position), they already saw the competition, and at this point, they have an idea of what they want. They are more likely to buy through your affiliate links.
Affiliate marketing and adwords can be very lucrative when you know how to play the pay per click advertising game. It is one of the main weapon of super affiliates, and if you follow those adwords advices.
Franck Silvestre makes thousands of dollars a year from affiliate marketing. Wonder what the secret to his success is? Visit his best affiliate marketing tools site now, and discover how affiliates make money with adwords.