Archive for October, 2008

Niche Marketing

Niche marketing is everywhere, from hotels to restaurants to retail. The mistake most people make is to assume that the key element is price, with one example designed to appeal to the more affluent consumer. Niche Marketing can refer to both marketing and business choice. In and of itself, niche marketing refers to finding a segment of the general market for a service or product line. Niche marketing is all about leverage. You are using your niche to leverage your position in the marketplace beyond where you would have been without the niche.

Niche marketing also gives you the added benefit of focusing on what clients you hope to pick up. I have the pleasure of working with The Kirkwood Group, a detroit real estate marketing company on a… Read more of Niche Marketing

What Is Affiliate Marketing?

Affiliate marketing is a huge business piece on the Internet. It is a cooperative effort between merchants and an affiliate’s website. Affiliate marketing, also called referral or paid lead generation advertising, is a method used on the Internet that allows for income sharing between websites. It is a process offered by Intoweb Marketing where sites are created specifically to generate highly relevant leads and traffic to specific landing pages of our clients. Affiliate programs are actually agreements between website owners and merchants. Under this, the affiliate or website owners agree on allowing their website to be used for promotional activities, linking to site of the online vendor for the products.

Having said that, some would say that affiliate marketers are a blight in the entire online marketplace. From affiliates… Read more of What Is Affiliate Marketing?

Welcome to The Iron Marketer Blog for Affiliate Marketing

After successfully completing two Ironman Triathlons over the last couple years, I thought I would start applying the same methods and discipline towards building an online affiliate marketing business.   Through this blog, I’ll talk about the various products I’ve reviewed and will include insights on pay per click marketing, CPA marketing, and generally all the stuff I’m doing in this wild and crazy world of online money making.   Everyone knows that this isn’t easy, so I’m hoping to prove that with a little motivation and discipline, it is possible to be very successful with internet marketing once you learn and more importantly, APPLY everything that you learn to this business.   I will be creating most of my blogs using Andrew Hansen’s FirePow software as well as some tools from PLR… Read more of Welcome to The Iron Marketer Blog for Affiliate Marketing