MARKETING AFFILIATE OFFERS WITH FORUM LINKING. By using Forums in your marketing strategy seems to be a great method. Because Forums are gathering places for people with common interest to discuss those interest. They talk about there best practices, share there personal experiences, give advice and just hang out. And the nice thing about this is that there are forums for everything. They can be “obscure” forums and forums with thousands of people that appeal to a very “broad” market.
Forums is a great place to interact with your “Target Market,” you can to give advice and establish yourself as an “authority” in your industry. The structure of Forums allows you to include what is called a “signature” at the bottom of every post you publish. Because once you build that “trust” and “authority” in the forum, people will be interested in what your signature says about you and where you are linking to. Whether it is your website or an affiliate Website.
Now, it order for this forum method to work for you, you will need to find forums that are relevant to your “niche,” then get involved. Starting by asking questions, answering questions, giving advice and most importantly share personal stories, this helps to build your credibility. The more you interact with the forum, the more people will see your “signature” and the more likely they will click through to your affiliate offers.
Finally, the best way to make money in this marketing strategy, you will need start of by giving “valuable” and “interesting” forum information. The more posts you create like this, the more popular your “threads” will be and the more receptive they will be to check out any offers you may recommend. (Ideas taken from: focuslearningcenter,com)