Expand2Web 013: Getting Started With Affiliate Marketing

by on February 5, 2013 · 4 comments

James Martell

In this session of the Expand2Web Podcast, I’m joined by special guest James Martell.

James Martell has been a full-time affiliate marketer since 1999 and has been successfully teaching other to do the same since 2001.

He is a sought after speaker at industry events and the host of the first and longest running podcast in the affiliate marketing industry … the “Affiliate Buzz” since 2003. James is the founder of The School of Internet Marketing where he hosts the affiliate marketer’s bootcamp.

He lives with his wife and four children in a seaside suburb of Vancouver on Canada’s west coast.

James is a good friend of mine, and really helped me get my start online. In this interview we go into the details of affiliate marketing. James provides some specific examples, and even a few “secrets” to getting started and making money with affiliate marketing. I really think you’ll enjoy this podcast!

In This Podcast You’ll Learn About:

  • What is affiliate marketing?
  • Who are the players in the industry?
  • How long does it take to build a website?
  • How long does it take to make money?
  • What types of advertisers are involved?
  • Benefits of affiliate marketing (from affiliate point of view)
  • How many sites should I build?

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{ 4 comments… read them below or add one }

roshan jacob March 1, 2013 at 4:55 am

It’s good for and provide idea for how to affiliate marketing…….who are players in the industry…etc.


Craig June 9, 2013 at 10:20 am

Great podcast with lots of info. Going to sign up for you guide on traffic now too. Thanks


Jim Spence December 11, 2014 at 1:28 pm

I enjoy looking at other websites that have important tips and information about affiliate and CPA marketing. You have a site that should be bookmarked by anyone wanting good starting tips.


atul January 5, 2015 at 3:05 am

what is affiliate marketers ..??who get commission when services or product sale. Affiliate marketing is an internet marketing. Affiliate marketing that help us in geting online business It helps in making money by increasing traffic ,sales and leads of there websites.people need to pay affiliates when they want to drive people on website.There are many benifites and drawbacks of affilate marketing like you did n’t control the messges that you recived from them .Once the person joined an Affiliate program it is automatical benificial for him and it is a best way of growing fast .It is the easiest and fastest ways of make money online.It is a best way of growing fast as compare to others online marketing methods .Dont lose your hope earlier. It will take time in earn money from market.


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