Don't Let Use Up Your Valuable Bandwidth!

Written by Michael Hopkins

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Let's face it, these banner ads enable and their like to use webmasters to strengthen their brand name at zero cost.

They'll slow down your pages and will not benefit your business or your visitors in any way.

If you are an affiliate with Amazon, thenrepparttar only way to effectively make money out of them is by hand-picking a few products that are of direct interest to your visitors.

If your website deals with fast cars, then promote fast car books. If your e-book is all about The Ramones, then promote albums from and books about The Ramones (Gabba Gabba Hey).

Then, promote those products as if they were your own. Nothing short of a rave review or a full-blown sales pitch will do. And place a "Click Here To Order On" link atrepparttar 102539 end.

Your visitors know you and your readers trust you. If you tell them that this product is right for them, then they'll buy it.

One final point.

Amazon's affiliate program, despite its widespread fame, is neitherrepparttar 102540 best norrepparttar 102541 most lucrative one around.

It may be worth your while to look around for websites that promoterepparttar 102542 same products but that have more effective affiliate programs. Programs that pay out more and that use cookies to record your visitors' click-thrus. That way, if your visitors buyrepparttar 102543 product at a later date, you still getrepparttar 102544 commission.

Michael Hopkins is owner of BizzyDays eBook Publications. Visit now to download original ebooks for FREE at: This article first appeared in Michael's newsletter 'Ebook Times'. To subscribe visit:

How to Avoid Program-Itis

Written by Terri Seymour

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I also suggest you tryrepparttar product/program you are selling or advertising. If people have questions or comments aboutrepparttar 102538 product you will be prepared to answer. You can also giverepparttar 102539 product/program your personal recommendation.

Join in joint ventures and programs with people you already know and trust. If a trusted associate givesrepparttar 102540 program a personal recommendation, it usually will be a good one, but check it out anyway to see if it is something you would want to be a part of. I have received several invitations from associates for joint ventures and I find that these arerepparttar 102541 ones that work outrepparttar 102542 best and are most successful.

Experiment with similar programs. A lot ofrepparttar 102543 same types of programs exist out there and some may work better than others. If you are not sure, try them and find which ones are best for you. You can always leaverepparttar 102544 ones that don't work out.

I hope some of these tips will help you rid yourself of Program-Itis and keep it down to a few ofrepparttar 102545 most effective ones. Different people like different programs so you will not always agree with others on which ones are most successful. Chooserepparttar 102546 ones that work for you!

Terri Seymour owns and operates is a website, ezine and service which provides the resources, tools, guidance and more to help you start, publish and promote your own ezine. You can contact Terri at Subscribe at or visit for lots more info.

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