In one of my recent travels I met Claire who is now an established online affiliate marketer within the online gaming industry. She actually started online marketing business by chance. She had enrolled in an online gaming forum and it was love at first sight with the industry. Soon enough she had her first site up and running and started experimenting with online marketing techniques.

Yes take out a piece of paper and online blogs on it write How I’m Going to Make Money from This Blog”. Right below that, write down all your monetization ideas starting with the easiest.

If you don’t have a website (and many successful bloggers don’t) get a blog through a site such as or But no matter which blogging host you choose, just make sure that you will be able to edit the templates for the blog to add in your affiliate marketing materials.

If you’re going to invest yourself, your time and your money with them, you need to be sure they are top-notch in the industry. Buy their product. I don’t like to sell a product unless I’ve looked at it. If I’m going to recommend it to you, it better be something I would use, or do use. Their is no faster way to trash your name than to sell every piece of garbage out their just because you can get an affiliate link to it.

Here are some pieces of advice you may want to remember when making your catalogs. From planning to execution, you may do well to keep these tips in your head.

There are some bloggers communities sites online, where bloggers share their run with me and content summary with other bloggers and audience. Join some of them and share your content and make a relationship with some bloggers.

In a nutshell Link Building is just the process of creating links on other web sites that direct web site traffic back to your site. However there is a little more to it than that.

You should constantly be trying to increase the number of people who read your blog. There are many different ways in which you can accomplish that. You should target the readers who you feel are most likely to share your content with others. You will learn who those people are through research of your readers. Another effective approach is to jump into communities that contain the people who you feel would be instrumental in your success. Make sure that you put an emotional factor into your communications. Human beings react to other human beings if, and only if, they are touched by what you are saying. You should show just enough vulnerability to make them want to continue interacting with you.