How To Monetize Your Traffic So You Get The Most Out Of It

As this manual draws to a near end, I’ll show you how to maximize and get the most out of the traffic you generate using the methods we have discussed earlier.

Establishing your own E-commerce site is not like what it used to be. There are thousands of competitors that are all too willing to get a bigger share of the pie. Every scheme and method you can find to augment your sales would be very beneficial.

We have got to admit to ourselves. Most of us are into it for the money. We are not going to waste our time and effort just for the fun of it. Many sites would not wait until hell freezes over just to see their profits. While there are some who takes things lightly there are always those who would rather see profit any given day.

It is common knowledge that without traffic we have no business. Like any business, without any customers you don’t get sales. Traffic represents all the people that get a chance to see what you have to offer. The more people who see your products the more people there would be to buy them.

Nobody puts up an E-commerce site that doesn’t expect profit. We have a startup capital that needs to be regained. With a consistent traffic flow, we at least have a fighting chance to achieve that probability. Monetizing your traffic would optimize your chances of making the best out of it.

Making Money from your Traffic

The best and most proven method of making a profit out of your traffic is using advertising. The Internet generates billions of visitor’s everyday. Most of them are searching for something. While some are just looking for information there is also a good percentage that is looking for something that they need.

The Internet has proven to be a very reliable source in finding what was deemed to be a very unsearchable product. The Internet has made the world a smaller place. You can advertise a product from the depths of Istanbul and still find a buyer from the center of Philadelphia.

Generating traffic is not an easy task. You have to contend with a great number of sites to generate a good traffic flow. But if done successfully this could open up a Pandora’s Box of possibilities. One of the benefits is monetizing your traffic flow.

So, to get to the core of it the more traffic you generate the more likely you are considered as a desirable, in a sense that a good traffic flowing site is easily convertible to profit. Basically traffic equals profit. Advertising is the name of the game. With a good advertising scheme you can use your traffic to your advantage.

When you have good traffic you have a good number of potential customers, customers that are willing to pour money into your coffers. Other than that these are also traffic that can be redirected to sponsored links that are willing to pay you for a sizeable portion of the traffic that you have generated.

This scheme is called “pay-per-click”. With every click a visitor of your site makes on an advertised link you will be paid. The more traffic you generate and the more clicks that happens would spell to more profits.

Affiliate Programs

Another great method of monetizing your traffic is with affiliate programs. You can link up with other tried and tested sites and online companies and monetize your traffic by having a percentage of sales generated by traffic coming from your site.

The basic idea is traffic generated from your site will go to another site that can offer a product that you do not carry. Many programs can keep track and make records of transactions that was made possible because of site linkage. When purchases are made by a customer that was led by your site to their site you get a percentage of that sale. Affiliate programs would give you the benefit of monetizing your traffic without the actual need of carrying or promoting your own products.

A great place to find tons of affiliate programs to promote is Clickbank. Here you will find thousands of products you can sell for a portion of the profits. The best part is, clickbank will mail you a check on the 1st and 16th like clockwork.

Collect names and email addresses I know you are probably getting tired of hearing this and quite frankly, I am getting tired of saying it. The real money is in the list! Go back and read that sentence one more time because I want to make sure it sinks in. Why do you think everyone is telling you to build a list?

If you are not building your list you are leaving gobs of money on the table. If you haven’t already done so, add an auto responder subscribe form on your web sites. If you need an auto responder I highly recommend you check out Email Aces. They are top notch and their deliverability is amazing.

I’m not going to go to in depth about list building here because to be honest, it would fill up another book altogether but, I want to give you a good place to start so you can begin to build your list right now.

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