TimMcKinlay
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Hi, I am Tim. I joined Wealthy Affiliate in 2015 after deciding it was time for a change. I no longer wanted to slave away in a job I didn't enjoy, just to get by. To me, that seemed like a waste of a life. So, after fai

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Despite increased economic uncertainty, 2022 has been a stellar year in the world of affiliate marketing. And in this class, I'm going to show you how to take advantage of what I believe will be the most exciting year yet for those who take action now and as we move into 2023. I'll start by showing you what I've been focussing on this year, which I see as the bedrock of any successful affiliate business. Then, I'll reveal my top "success hacks" that you can use to build a thriving business in 2023 and beyond. And finally, I'll discuss some of the top trends and opportunities in the affiliate marketing space that I see on the horizon. See you there!

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TimMcKinlay54.4K followers

In the last few classes, we laid the foundation of our alternative sports niche site. That included choosing a niche, building the site, and creating an effective content marketing strategy. In this class, I'll be showing you how to choose awesome affiliate products to promote on our site! I'll start by walking you through the different types of affiliate products you can promote and the pros and cons of each. Then, I'll show you how I research different affiliate programs to choose the highest value, most relevant, and highest potential products to promote. And finally, I'll show you how to add those products to the site and show you the exact promotional strategies I use to generate sales and commissions as an affiliate.

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TimMcKinlay54.4K followers

In the previous class, we chose a niche, decided on a brand direction, and built our site. Now it's time to do a complete niche deep dive and start brainstorming content ideas. The reason this is important is that traffic is the lifeblood of every successful affiliate website. And since quality content is how we get traffic, it's one of the most important things to focus on. And the starting point to creating awesome content is researching the niche to figure out what people are searching for. So in this class, we'll be digging deep into our chosen niche and brainstorming high-value, relevant content ideas that will be used to build out our site.

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TimMcKinlay54.4K followers

The alternative sports niche is, believe it or not, massive. So the goal of our first class is going to be to narrow down our focus to find a niche that is more targeted within the overall alternative sporting niche. We'll kick things off with a complete overview of the alternative sports niche and the different sub-niches within it. And from there, I'll show you how to find the "sweet spot" niche idea to build a business around. I'll also choose a brand and domain name, which is an important part of getting an affiliate site rolling.

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TimMcKinlay54.4K followers

By now, you should have a good understanding of how to use email marketing to grow your business, whether your main goal is to grow your traffic, generate more sales, or something in between. In this class, I'll show you what metrics to pay attention to inside Aweber so that you can better understand how people are interacting with your emails and use what you learn to improve your campaigns. I'll also give you some tips on growing your email list and show you how to keep your list as engaged as possible.

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TimMcKinlay54.4K followers