There are many affiliate programs you can go to to find real solid product to market online. Most marketers who produce their own product provide these programs that are easily accessible, and can be worked simply by signing up to them. However, there are places you can go, sign up, and have virtually any product in world at your disposal.
I'm talking about places like Commission Junction, a huge listing of companies who sell online and offer Affiliate programs. All big name brands are there, so there's no limit to what you can market.
Most of you Internet Marketers are used to thinking in terms of digital products and first name you probably think of is ClickBank. Well, we know that ClickBank deals only with downloadable products. Commission Junction, on other hand has affiliate programs mostly for physical products.
If you are into setting up niche markets, you have learned that online world is not just made up of downloadable ebooks. Most niche markets require affiliate products of physical goods that are shipped by seller for you. It is in this area that Commission Junction excels.
The advantages of becoming a member of Commission Junction is that you just have to sign up once and that gets you access to every affiliate program they sponsor. This is great for people who niche market through mini-sites because with a few clicks of your mouse, you can quickly plug in product or update product information for all of your niche markets in one session.
If there was a downside to mention it would be that, unlike places like ClickBank, commissions are somewhat lower. While ClickBank usually carries a 35% to 60% commission on product sold, Commission Junction tends to be in 7% to 20% bracket.
So if you're hoping to strike it rich marketing one product, then products offered by Commission Junction may not be for you. However, if you're a serious Niche marketer, then you know that you many products to earn a respectable income. One or two products just won't cut it..
In fact, having a membership with Commission Junction, in spite of relatively lower earning potential per product, is a better deal when you're working niches, because key to good niche marketing is in finding product that is high in demand yet low in supply. With number of companies marketing through Commission Junction along with thousands of product to choose from, one could create mini-site niche markets all day long and still find new and rare product to market.