Affiliate marketing is one of the absolute best ways to start making money online. There is very little investment needed to get started and no need for previous work or college experience. In short, it all comes down to how much work you put in and keeping that dedication alive to succeed in the long run.
When I first started making money online with affiliate marketing, there were only a few affiliate networks to choose from. The two networks I first started out with are no longer around, as they were acquired by ValueClick many years ago.
The landscape of affiliate marketing today is thousands of times larger than it was pre-2000, but this also means there is a lot of opportunity for anyone who is just getting started or trying to find new ways to make money online.
There is no other opportunity like affiliate marketing. Where else could a kid in his parents basement partner up with billion dollar companies and earn thousands of dollars for pushing legitimate leads and date to their brands in the process?… No where!
This is exactly what we are going to be talking about in the latest episode of the Rise of the Entrepreneur.
Jennine Rexon is not only an affiliate marketer and entrepreneur, but she has also built out quite the affiliate network empire over the past 14 years since getting started online. Just being in business for ten years is quite the accomplishment for any affiliate network and business in the world of online marketing.
I’ve been good friends with Jennine for a while now and it’s always exciting to see what she’s working on and how she continues to expand her network into new areas. Rextopia.com was the start and core of her business, which is the main affiliate network. Jennine knew she had to stand out from the crowd and continue to adapt her network and business with the changing industry. With these changes came movements into tracking systems, pay per call networks, setting up call centers, expanding her company size and much more.
Talking Points Discussed in this Episode:
Mentioned URLs and Resources:
I can’t thank you enough for listening in to the eighteenth episode of the Rise of the Entrepreneur. The podcast is currently available through iTunes (usually ranked in Top 50 in BUSINESS) and has already been downloaded in over 90+ different countries!
Be sure to check back often as a new episode will go live every TUESDAY and THURSDAY. You can listen to each of the episodes through the blog or itunes, stitcher etc.
* Please subscribe through iTunes by clicking here. Until next time, be sure to share your comments below and spread the word around about the podcast — as you, the listeners are the future and voice of the show!
My name is Zac Johnson and I have been an online entrepreneur for the past 18 years and blogger since 2007. This is my personal blog and I welcome you to the site. In full disclosure, it is safe to assume that I am benefiting financially or otherwise from everything you click on, read, or look at while on my website.
This website was created with Thrive Themes and WordPress. Using the suite of tools provided by Thrive Themes is the fastest way for you to create your own website or blog that is fully optimized for maximum conversions. Click the button to get started.
ROTE 089: Jeff Goins Explains Why Real Artists Don’t Starve
ROTE 088: Michael Hyatt and How to Have Your Best Year Ever
ROTE 087: Carol Roth is the Entrepreneur Queen of Media
ROTE 086: Matt Miller and How to Start a Vending Machine Business
ROTE 085: Mark Thompson Makes Money Creating Awesome Software