Monday, May 20, 2019

Earn from affiliation program

Affiliation program is a way of promoting market products and services. It is one among the hottest online jobs in India,USA, UK and Canada due to rapid increase online shopping. Most of the e-commerce sites (Amazon, Flipkart, Snapdeal, etc) have opened their own affiliation web portal to get their products sold. All you have to do is that,

register into their affiliation program and promote their products by placing banners or product link in your website or blog. You can earn 2% to 10% commission from each sale that happened by clicking banners or links that  you  have promoted. The coolest thing is that some affiliates have 30 day cookies, which means that you get commision of sale, even if your reader didn't bought that particular item on clicking your link but bought 20 days later.

  Where do you Sign up to be an Affiliate ?

  • Amazon Affiliate  (This is a link to global website of Amazon's affiliate program, Choose your country from this links to sign into affiliation programs in your country ).  Commission rates are well explained in their website . Commission rates are different from one country to another. You can work on Amazon's affiliate program even with blogs that have few audience. An affiliate get wide variety of products to promote.

  • ShareASale ShareASale is an American based affiliate marketing network headquartered at River North neighborhood in Chicago, IL USA. Through ShareASale a merchant can get his products promoted and sold and a marketing affiliate can earn by promoting products banner and links. ShareASale will not approve blogs with few audience. Once you are member  you can start applying to the program of different advertiser. ShareASale provide real time tracking.

  • LinkShare LinkShare is an affiliate network owned by Rakuten. It is pretty good enough to join LinkShare. LinkShare is a also a  leading affiliate marketing network provider.

  • eBay Partner Network    eBay provide affiliates with resources to monetize their  social pages, webpages, mobile apps and other online properties to drive high-quality traffic to eBay. eBay provides 200% referral bonus for new or reactivated customers. 

  • CJ Affiliate   Anyone can join CJ Affiliate network, but that doesnt mean you get products to promote . An Affiliate must individually apply for each advertiser that he wanted to work for. Commission rate of a sale will be different for each advertisers. Here are few highly paying advertisers that  help an affiliate  to make handsome earnings -  Ann Taylor, Gap, American Eagle, Free people, Banana Republic, Expedia, Old Navy, Trip advisor, LOFT,, Sears Zappos, Kmart
  • Reward Style  RwardStyle claims they are the only platform that monetizes and measure the influence of  content on a mass scale, across  social networking and owned websites , powering affiliate compensation that is in -step with true brand retail influence. RewardStyle provide end to end monetization. 
Other  affiliate networks

  • ClickBank
  • Affiliate Window
  • SkimLinks
  • PepperJam Exchange
  • VigLink
  • Escalate Media Affiliate Network
  • Avantage
  • Impact Radius
  • iTunes's affiliate program
  • Shopstyle collective
  • Bonus 
  • Flipkart Affiliate  Flipkart Affiliate program is only  for affiliates from India. Through Flipkart affiliate program , you can promote the products  that are sold in their website. Commission rate of each products changes every month and they will notify you the change in commision rate beginning of each month. 
  • Snapdeal Affiliate  Snapdeal Affiliate program is only  for affiliates from India. 
  • Jabong Affiliate  Jabong Affiliate program is also only for affiliates from India. Unfortunately it isn't working now.  

Advantages of monetizing website through e-commerce affiliation program over Adsense
Your website or blog need lots of content (excluding images, videos, etc) to get approved by Adsense to place ads in your web pages, whereas there is no such minimum requirement to place promotion banner in your web pages.
While monetizing through Adsense a click earns a maximum of 0.02$. In case of affiliation program offered by e-commerce sites you can a earn a maximum of 20% as commission once a product is sold through your promotion banner. That is , if a product worth 10 $ is sold you get 2$ as commission.
 Adsense suspend your account if there is any invalid click (invalid click means  clicks or impression that is artificially done by the publisher to increase his earning by inflating an advertiser's cost). E-commerce sites don't suspend your account for invalid click because selling their product is their major concern.

Advantages of monetizing website through Adsense over e-commerce affiliation program
E-commerce affiliation program pays you only if a sale is done through your affiliate link and not by mere clicks, Adsense pay you once if user click your promotion ads.Adsense crawls users cache and puts more relevant live ads on your website, that there is a great probability in getting clicks to the ads.


Get Paid to test website from home

It is a major struggle for a website owners, to make sure their website is easy to navigate and to make sure visitors can easily find the content they are looking for. Website owners seek help from certain companies to customize their website so as to make it easy to navigate through the site. Lots of people work for such companies from home to make good earnings. You too can works as a Website Tester from home to make money.

A Website Tester is one who analyses a website and give their suggestions for ease-of-use. To work as a Website Tester some companies may require you to install software, which will record your activity and crawl your cache files. Website tester is one of the highly paid online jobs. You should be able to speak and write English (communication language of the company) so as to communicate your ideas and opinion of website.

Few tips that will help you to earn more

  • Testing website gives you a greater amount in a short time as compared to other online jobs. But the works available in each company that you work for are limited. Consider web testing as a leisure time gig. It would be better if you register with more than one website testing company rather than relying on single agency.

  • While working on with different web testing agencies you may get same websites to test or you may get a website which you have already visited. In such cases pretend as if you are visiting the webpage for first time and speak or review the website as new user would do.

  •  In some cases you may have to interact with the website owner. Website owner may ask questions to get feedback, give him feedbacks so as to improve his websites . Don't shut up and continue to answer his questions. In case of online video calling don't stutter and continue to talk.

We have collected some websites for you, that provides you website testing job. These are highly paying and legitimate website sites. These websites may not work in certain country. Most of the websites specified below are specific (they work in certain country only

UserTesting - This company pays their website testers $10 cash for every 10-15 minutes they work on for testing website. Webcam isn't necessary to work for UserTesting.

WhatUsersDo -  At present people from France, Germany, Netherland, Sweden, United Kingdom and United states can work for WhatUersDo, However people from other countries can register with this company to get notified when this company open a web testing portal opens in their country. This company pays $8 or more, It depends upon the provided task. It takes around 15 -20 minutes to test a provided website. You need a microphone to work for WhatUsersDo. You need a PayPal account to receive payment. 

Amazonmechanical turk - Amazonmechanical turk is a workplace for website testing. This is owned by a American company Amazon. They allow participants from all country to register with them. You can make money by working on HITs (Human Intelligence Task). You can work from home, choose your own work hour and get paid for doing work. There are always 0.6 million HITs waiting for you to make money. If you are an experienced worker or mechanical turk master requester pay you additional grant of money (bonus) for your good works. Even though there are lots of work, the money you could earn from mechanical turk may be bit less than the other websites and companies on this list.

Userlytics - Userlytics is wide popular agency that recruit online website testers to test web pages and sites. They pay $10 for each test you complete, however there are some tests that offer more than $10.Anyone can join Userlytics and it is completely free. It take about 20 minutes to complete each test and from each test you can earn a minimum amount of $10, but the number of tests available on  a week are limited in Userlytics . They will notify you whenever a work is available through your registered e-mail. It is recommended to complete your profile to get more invitations . All payments are done through PayPal (it is not necessary that your login email id and your PayPal account id should be the same ). Money is rewarded only when the client reviews and approves your test.
To work on with Userlytics you need -

  • Microphone
  • Webcam
  • Windows 7 or above (windows users)
  • MacOs 10.7.3 or newer
  • Recent version of java. (click here to download latest version of java)
User Test
User Test is also web testing company. Your review will be used to improve quality of websites. It is a legitimate website and User test pays their users in 2 days, but only 5% of their applicants are selected. They have users from 2,479 cities. User Test accept people from all around the world. It is quite difficult to join into User Test. To join into User Test you need to complete a sample test. To complete the test you need to download their software from Their software capture you screen while you are doing sample test. Make sure to  read the task properly, complete it and your review. once your account is approved you will get e-mails whenever a task is available. On an average they pay $10 for a 20 minute web testing. Once your test is approved you will receive payment in 2 days into your PayPal account.

  • Microphone
  • Laptop/desktop
  • PayPal account

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