Among the multiple marketing opportunities that the internet presents to you, affiliate-marketing programs are probably the most effective to expand the outreach of your website.
The process of affiliating is easy, without any hassles and there is secured payment for an active affiliate. In addition, there is no upper limit of the payment that an affiliate can earn, unless an upper limit is fixed by agreement.
The affiliate also invests in other internet marketing strategies like organic SEO, email marketing, Paid Advertising or PPC etc, as the Return On Investment is sufficient to compensate the efforts. The affiliate can also employ affiliates, thereby working as a multi tier system.
Advantages of establishing an affiliate network
An affiliate network is a way of expansion in the internet. Everyone is a gainer from affiliating. The parent website, or the merchant, gains by high traffic that would otherwise have been impossible if affiliates were not actively participating in promotion.