What's A Niche and Can I Find One Too?

Written by By Vickie J. Scanlon

When I came upon that little word -- Niche -- I wondered, "what is this thing called a Niche -- and most importantly, can I find my own niche too?

What is A Niche

Well, A niche, is a service or product , that fills an unmet customer's need -- that is more of a speciality. You are not competing withrepparttar masses for a sale on an ebook or an affiliate tool. Instead, you carve out a small corner ofrepparttar 145053 market for yourself onrepparttar 145054 Internet.

Well,repparttar 145055 definition was simple, however, finding a niche that I felt comfortable with was going to be a chore, because I wanted to avoidrepparttar 145056 affiliate programs -- and if possible find a company that privately carried their own affiliate program -- withoutrepparttar 145057 quota's andrepparttar 145058 many rules.

How to Find A Niche

When I started looking for a niche market, I started to make a list of my hobbies, what I liked to do, what I was interested in and what I was familiar with -- to help me brainstorm. If this little task does nothing else, it will definitely give you an eye-opener to who you are.

Anyway, whenrepparttar 145059 dust finally settled I realized that I wanted a niche where it would assist others -- perform a service of some sort, and would compliment my current website. Not very decisive, but I had a direction. Then it happened, just by chance, or maybe it was divine intercession -- anyway, I received a personal email from one ofrepparttar 145060 assistant manager's from DentalPlans -- stating that she liked my website and wondered if I would be interested in becoming an affiliate.

I looked at their website andrepparttar 145061 affiliate plan -- and I knew that this affiliate program was for me.

Here's What DentalPlan Offers

1. High conversion rate -- 1-5% percent conversion ratio from click thrus.

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Written by Ryan Blake

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