Affiliate marketing is a program designed by companies or individuals to allow others to promote and sell their products or services and earn commission from the profit on the sales they make. The Affiliate Marketers will be assigned unique IDs that will be used in tracking all their activities so that they will be able to earn from all their sales.
How Affiliate Marketing Works
You look for a reputable company that runs affiliate marketing program, register for the affiliate program; find a product you like, promote it to others and earn commission from the profit on each sale that you make. This means you’ll be generating an income by promoting and recommending another company’s or person’s product or service.
How to take advantage of Affiliate Marketing to increase your income in Nigeria
You can take advantage of affiliate marketing to increase your income in Nigeria. The first thing you need to find out is the companies running affiliate programs on products or services you are passionate about. Then, signup with them and promote the products or services.
You can use social media to promote the products or services and if you want to do very well on this business, you can create a website of blog for it.
Below are some of the affiliate marketing programs I recommend. You don’t have to get involved in all or many of them as one of them can really give you good income if you are dedicated and really take it as business. You can also look for others that are not on this list. Kindly do a thorough research on any one you decide to join.
- Jumia Affiliate Program – Jumia is an online shopping website in Nigeria
- Konga affiliate program – Konga is also an online shopping website in Nigeria
- Wakanow Affiliate Program – Wakanow is Africa’s leading, full-service online travel company
- AliExpress Affiliate Program – AliExpress is an international online website owned by Alibaba Group
- ShareASale Affiliate Program – ShareASale is an affiliate marketing network based USA
- Rakuten Affiliate Programe – Rakuten is a Japanese top affiliate marketing network
- Commission Junction (CJ) Affiliate Program – Commission Junction is an affiliate marketing network based in USA