“Affiliate marketing is the process of earning a commission by promoting other people’s (or company’s) products. You find a product you like, promote it to others and earn a piece of the profit for each sale that you make.”
If we explain it using an example it would go as
When a company or an individual hire an agent to promote their product for a set commission. It is what we call affiliate marketing.
These multinational e-commerce sites including Amazon, eBay, aliexpress we use on an everyday basis also use this concept of affiliate marketing.
It is one of the best and easiest ways to earn money online. Just promote other people’s products and earn some money out of it.
This chart shows the affiliation rates of one of the most widely used e-commerce websites Amazon.
Here is the list of books you should consider for affiliate marketing.
“The Complete Guide to Affiliate Marketing on the Web”
Great beginner’s guide to affiliate marketing by Bruce C. Brown. This book teaches readers about the basics of marketing and how we can make money by sitting at home.
This book caters to all the skill levels from being a beginner to a bit advanced.it teaches a practical approach and skill set for people to earn some immediate income.
This book is a step by step guide for all the questions that may arise in the mind of readers.
Affiliate Marketing: Launch a Six Figure Business with Clickbank Products, Affiliate Links, Amazon Affiliate Program, and Internet Marketing
one of the best and most detailed books on the topic of affiliate marketing. This book is the perfect beginner’s guide to understand the concept in the simplest of language.
The author has done a wonderful job by not leaving any part unexplained for a beginner to understand the concept easily.
Not only the concept of affiliate marketing but the author also explains the related terms for overall understanding experience.
This book gives the reader a headstart for this business making them understand every detail of it.
Passive Income With Affiliate Marketing
One of the most understandable books available in the market for affiliate marketing.
The book pens down about all the critical factor one need to analyze before choosing a marketing program. There are also profitable ways that the author describes in this book which can be used to maximize the profits.it also aware the reader about the various traffic sources one can use so as to maximize the profits. It gives you an analytical brief about how and what kind of marketing tools can be used so as to give you an edge over others
It is not just theoretical but proven strategies that the author provides for the maximization of profits.
Quick Start Guide to Affiliate Marketing: Answers to the Questions You Should Be Asking
The book is different from others as this book is written in a question-answer format. It is for the engagement of readers who like asking questions after every explanation. That provides a more clear and detailed brief of the concepts.
Starting with the most basic questions, as usual, this book then proceeds to a detailed explanation with advanced questions. Explaining the related terms for a better understanding of the reader.
Just like the other books this book also explains the most profitable ways and steps to be followed for maximizing the profits, informing the readers about the profitable tools and techniques.
No no this is not the same book I mentioned earlier, this is a different one with a same name but yeah obviously the same concept with a few changes of itself.
This book serves as a motivation for beginners to start their business and breaks downs the framework of working for them. Abigail Victor gives her readers a well-rounded explanation of all of the outlets involved in this type of marketing, and she does it without any fluff.
This book breaks down the basics for beginners like the other books too. And it is a quick read guide for beginners.
Performance Partnerships: The Checkered Past, Changing Present & Exciting Future of Affiliate Marketing
This book drifts apart from other books as it does not teaches you about the steps of being an affiliate marketer but rather gives you an in-depth explanation about what this concept really is . this book is penned down by a leading person from the industry who provides the readers with background of this industry and its importance in today’s world.
It breaks downs the history of affiliate marketing in three parts for a detailed understanding.
This is what this book different from others in the market.
Affiliate Program Management: An Hour a Day
So this book is for enhancing the effectiveness of your program. It teaches people how to develop and enhance their productivity.
This book uses a famous “ An hour a day” format to teach people how to choose the right payment modes, recruitment, and various market researches.
This book is basically for people who want to start master do it yourself approach for their small businesses.
Affiliate Marketing: The Beginner’s Step By Step Guide To Making Money Online With Affiliate Marketing
This book like others providess skills and knowledge with ultimate tips and tricks with add on to it. Book explains the benefits of affiliate marketing as well as common mistakes made by beginner affiliate marketers.
This book details you about choosing the best network for continuous and progressive growth.
The author also provides techniques for more traffic to the site and continue having a decent income from it.
How to Make Money Online Without Being an Internet Expert: A step-by-step guide to affiliate marketing
This book can make you a affiliate marketing player if you follow the steps and guidelines properly.
This book is a highly rated book everywhere for everyone whether you are a beginner or a pro at this concept. It explains the framework and working of the marketing ways.
Teaching the basic guidelines and tools and techniques for the eventual growth of the reader.
According to me, all these book teaches us the same concept ( which is pretty obvious) in their own way which these authors find more relatable to them and their audience.
The concept of affiliate marketing is a widely used concept for generation of passive income for the people. Many people work as professionals also earning much from it. All it takes is a proper guidance and steps to become a professional from a beginner.
These all books have their own USP and all of them are good to read it just depends on the choice of readers.