As an arbitrage techie to the bone, who single-handedly created the AlterCPA Pro affiliate network engine, I have a deep understanding of processes. I often laugh at how affiliates perceive and try to solve problems, creating another cargo cult. Myths on one of these problems I will destroy today. And let’s talk about malicious software – the simplest mistake in Google advertising campaigns.
How to create your own affiliate network in the traffic arbitrage niche and not go broke? Where to get the engine, what employees to hire, where to look for advertisers and webmasters? All information in the blog!
Media buying conferences: why and why not?
There is a topic in our community that is rarely discussed among the masses and remains the lot of smoking rooms and kitchens. Conferences. Are they needed at all in 2023? Who cares to go there? What to expect? How to behave correctly? What goals to set and how to achieve them?
Your network has a place in the cemetery!
How to determine in five minutes that you are opening a stillborn affiliate program? Very often, a couple of minutes of communication with a future businessman is enough to understand that his project is already dead, at the stage of conception. Given that I have a platform for affiliate networks, I have been communicating with this audience very often over the past several thousand days. The eye is trained, the conclusions are made, and today I will share them here.
Verticals overview: financial
Why a huge part of traffic arbitrage is gray niches: gambling, crypto, nutra, dating, adult? The answer is pretty obvious. There is a lot of money in these verticals. Huge demand, large invoices and payments allow you to give more dollars to the partner who brought the client. However, there is a niche that is not inferior either in demand, or in the size of invoices, or in marginality. She is completely white and fluffy. This is the vertical of finance.
Verticals overview: dating
In previous articles, we figured out how to open an affiliate program using gambling, crypto and nutra. Let’s talk about dating today. Why is it possible to fall into the creation of a dating affiliate network only with great experience? This vertical is very controversial. On the one hand, there is very cheap traffic and low fees. On the other hand, there are a lot of offers and a lot of money with the right work. But my position is simple: if you don’t have specific experience in dating, it’s better to open an affiliate program in another vertical. The same gambling or nutra for relative beginners is just that.
Verticals overview: nutra
As part of this series of articles, we have already discussed gambling and crypto. The rubric is designed to help novice affiliate program creators understand the intricacies and peculiarities of creating such a specific business in different verticals. Nutra is an extremely interesting thing, and the affiliate network also works under special conditions. I think even guys with experience will get useful theses and thoughts from today’s material.
Verticals overview: crypto
In the previous part of this series, we talked about launching our affiliate program in the gambling vertical, you can read it here. Today we will plunge into a completely different industry – crypto. There are a lot of features for creating an affiliate network in this niche. But, like gamble, crypto is an extremely monetary vertical and any mother moneymaker can envy the income of even medium-sized affiliate programs.
Verticals overview: gambling
If someone thinks that an affiliate program in gambling is at least somewhat similar to an affiliate program in shopping or sweepstakes, you are greatly mistaken. These are radically different businesses, different partners, different problems. Let’s take a look at how to search for offers and attract affiliates.
Mask site domain: 4 ways for any case
We continue the topic, how affiliate networks can protect the contacts of its direct adverts. In this article I will tell you how to technically implement the described methods. It’s about masking the domain of the site. Of course, you can use these methods not only to protect the contacts of the advertiser, but also for other purposes. It all depends on your imagination.
How can affiliate network protect contacts of direct adverts
I have already told you how you can find the contact of almost any direct advert in the cryptocurrency vertical through an autologin link. It’s time to find ways to protect yourself. Affiliate networks try to hide the contacts of their advertisers, otherwise some of the affiliates will stop sending traffic through the affiliate program, or competitors, having received the contacts of the advertiser, can connect it to themselves.
How much money do you need to open shining beauty affiliate program?
We have already calculated how much money you need to open an affiliate network at minimum wages. The answer will definitely surprise you! And now about the “beauty”. Let’s go without further ado, let’s go …
How much money do you need to open an affiliate program at the minimum?
I promote a healthy approach to building a business in the form of my affiliate network. In any case, I sincerely consider it sound. Get started quickly and cheaply. You can throw money away for a bunch of cool and even useful stray in the form of your own engine and a large staff of hipsters later. But it’s better to spend on blackjack, rum and…
DreamTeam: whom to hire to make the network work beautifully
We have already discussed how many people are needed to open an affiliate network at the minimum wage. This option is suitable for those who want to quickly and cheaply test a hypothesis and develop the enterprise in case of initial success. What if we want to get down to business right away? Have you attracted a lot of investments and are doing an adult affiliate program? Or another situation. We created an affiliate program at the minimum wage, everything went up and it’s time to grow. Who to hire?
How many people do you need to start at minimum wage?
The answer is simple. We need one person. Well, at least two. And a cat. Life is no good without a cat. Double the cat sounds not bad. This post could have ended. But I feel like I need to explain a little.
How affiliate networks deal with negativity
The affiliate network always plays the role of a spacer between the advertiser and affiliates. Advertiser fucks it up? Changes conditions in one second? Cutting traffic? The arbitrator will blame the affiliate. We will tell you what to do and how to be in such situations.