So, you finally got your adsense account upto the $100 payout threshhold? Congratulations, I know that feeling. You finally got that stubborn Clickbank account upto the minimum check setting? Again congratulations, every step is a little higher to our goals.
I have spent most of the last 10 years affiliate marketing, eBay powerselling, Clickbank, Commission Junction, Adult affiliate marketing, lead generation for local businesses. When we print on here we are affiliate marketing experts, we hope you don’t let that go past you as yet another internet selling line.
We have all seen the Facebook Spammer who posts the make $5000 a month from home with Google links! Start today.
Well, I have seen him at least, since I watch the competition.
We have seen Clickbank programs showing off affiliate checks from Clickbank of $400 per day. They leave out that they made that money selling the program you’re about to shell out $97 for. They are selling pans to prospectors.
Well again, these are all fine and nice, but most are fake or exaggerated claims people use when going unchecked online.
So, I am only able to find the image above, which is the second biggest single affiliate payment I have cashed.
That check represents a 2 week pay cycle. The monthly total was $32,430 from a single affiliate program, and working alone.
Keep in mind we participate in about 5-6 at all times total, and that check is for only one of the six, and only 2 weeks in August of 2010.
Todd Kron of Sellaholics is a veteran of Analytics, PPC, Display, video, UX, conversion optimization, affiliate programs, web design and web programming since 2002. My background includes affiliate sales to 6 figures, director of a web design agency, and currently the digital manager for a leading energy company located in Huntersville, NC. From search to sale 1000 different ways is my background. Sellaholics is a Google Partner Agency.
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