Last year I wrote a blog post about how to get affiliates to promote your squeeze pages, Easy Way to Get Affiliates to Promote Your Squeeze Page — see http://fromthedeskofdavid.com/blog/tips/affiliates-promote-squeeze-page.
It was a popular post and I received a lot of e-mail about it thanking me and asking questions.
Recently I was asked for some help by Fendi on how to make it work with a different format for the affiliate ID.
The way I had originally set it up the affiliate ID had to be in this format: http://YourDomain.com/?[YourCode]=[AffiliateID]
Some examples of the affiliate ID portion would be:
- hop=theboss123 (ClickBank)
This worked great and covered a lot of ground but Fendi wanted to know if it could work with this format: http://YourDomain.com/?[AffiliateID].
Continue reading Easy Way to Get Affiliates to Promote Your Squeeze Page, Part 2
I had one of my marketing friends ask me a question about how to get affiliates to promote his free newsletter.
If he sent people to a squeeze page their affiliate link would be lost so there is little incentive to promote for him.
There are some complicated ways to handling this but a more generic and simple to use way was needed.
As we discussed it I had an idea, that turned out to be was easy to do, most people can use it and it worked great.
Using a simple HTML page and an autoresponder, both typical for a squeeze page, you can have your affiliates promote with an affiliate ID and that affiliate will be forever associated with that customer when you send out promotional e-mail; although you can choose which promotions affiliates participate in.
This can be a powerful tool to getting affiliate traffic, one of the best sources of traffic.
If you have any type of a landing page where you are selling directly but getting people to give you their e-mail address then just adding this code means you are ready to get lots of other people sending their subscribers to you.
Here is a step-by-step explanation, with pictures (click on any screen shot to open a larger view in a new window), of how to do this along with any files you’ll need so you can just copy and paste. Continue reading Easy Way to Get Affiliates to Promote Your Squeeze Page