I Made $5,000 in 12 Hours With a Small Audience

  • Wednesday 8th January 2020
  • Affiliate Marketing

My First $3,000 Month With My Ecommerce Brand

  • Monday 4th November 2019
  • Affiliate Marketing

Why I Removed My 2Create Courses & More Updates!

  • Monday 12th November 2018
  • Affiliate Marketing

Passive Income Shifts & What My Marketing DNA Test Results Revealed

  • Monday 30th April 2018
  • Affiliate Marketing
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I Made $5,000 in 12 Hours With a Small Audience

  • Wednesday 8th January 2020
I just had my best course launch EVER, and with a much, much smaller audience than I have on this site. About a month ago, I had a 4-day launch sale for a new course called POD Niche Site Success. In the first 12 hours, I generated $5,000 profit, which is more than I did […]

My First $3,000 Month With My Ecommerce Brand

  • Monday 4th November 2019
Can you believe it’s been a YEAR since my last blog update? I have no idea how many of you will even read this, so I’ll just start out by saying helloooooooo to anyone reading this post. …..all three of you! LOL!! Before I jump in, let me touch on some personal things. Many of […]

Why I Removed My 2Create Courses & More Updates!

  • Monday 12th November 2018
Heeeeey everyone! Long time no “see!” I wanted to update you all on some things since it’s been a while since I’ve posted. The number one email I’ve received in the last few months has been regarding my 2Create courses. You may have noticed that most of them have been set to “private.” After my […]

Passive Income Shifts & What My Marketing DNA Test Results Revealed

  • Monday 30th April 2018
Whew! Life took an unexpected turn in early March, and my focus went from being a full-time entrepreneur to a full-time caretaker. My dad, who has lived a life with near perfect health, got very sick, very quickly. He went from being in perfect health on a Friday, March 2nd, to being near death the […]

My Income Evolution Online, Personal Growth & More!

  • Monday 12th February 2018
Ya know… it’s been so long since I blogged here, I almost forgot my WordPress password. 🙂 How’s your 2018 been going for you? Mine has been super busy but extremely productive and more profitable than I expected. So I thought I’d catch you up on lessons I’ve learned with my new site, struggles, personal […]

Earning With The Amazon Influencer Program and Tutorial

  • Monday 11th December 2017
Now that Merch By Amazon has likely frozen the uploads for the rest of the year, that has given me time to catch up on things I’ve neglected… Like this blog! 🙂 Have you joined Amazon’s Influencer Program yet? It’s been out for many months now, but they recently opened it up to more people […]

Google Warns: Secure Your Site By October or Else…

  • Monday 21st August 2017
If you don’t want the Chrome browser scaring your visitors away, here’s what you need to know… Pages with any kind of form field on them should start with https:// instead of http://. The “s” stands for secure and encrypts any data submitted through your website’s forms. If you aren’t using encryption on those pages, […]

How WordPress Exposes Your Admin Username & How to Fix It!

  • Monday 31st July 2017
I received an alarming DM from one of my e-buddies, Darren of Small Biz Geek. This is what it said… Say whaaaaaaaaat? Now, I will say this… I know not to ever use “admin” for my username, and I’m aware of the nickname issue. What’s the nickname issue, you ask? Always change your admin nickname […]

New Site. New Strategies. New Lessons for YOU!

  • Monday 12th June 2017
My T-shirt tutorial website is live and I have never been more excited about a website launch! Why? Because for the first time I feel like I’m doing things in the RIGHT order. Even though 2 Create a Website has had tremendous amounts of success, I always felt like I did a lot of things […]

Why Discounting & Using Udemy Was An Awful Long-Term Strategy

  • Monday 17th April 2017
Oh boy. It’s time for me to eat some crow. And that’s REALLY difficult for me to do because I have a fear of certain birds. 🙂 Anyway… There are articles all over the Web about why discounting your products is bad. I ignored them and thought that was odd advice. Some of you warned me about […]

Is It Time for You to Energize Your Affiliate Career?

  • Thursday 30th September 2021
Change your career

When I started in affiliate marketing 17 years ago, my kids were 2 and 4. I blogged about nap time and trips to the library and how to save money on diapers. I worked on my websites outside of my “real” job hours… on weekends and after the kids went to bed. I was constantly […]

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The Value of the FrieNDA

  • Tuesday 9th February 2021

If you’ve been in business for any amount of time, you likely know that an NDA is a Non-Disclosure Agreement. These are generally legally binding documents that both parties sign to be able to share information without the fear of that information being spread to outside parties. But have you ever heard of a FrieNDA?  […]

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How Affiliate Marketing Has Gotten Me Through the Pandemic

  • Monday 14th December 2020

There are a LOT of things to be sad about this year. A lot of lost opportunities to be with family and friends. A lot of sickness and death. And yet we are all finding our way through it, using whatever coping strategies we can find. (sourdough bread, anyone??) I was reflecting this morning that […]

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Calculate Content Versus Coupon Ratio for Your Merchants

  • Wednesday 18th November 2020

One of my favorite benefits of working with Todd and Eric on Wine Club Group is that they both really dig data. To maximize our profits on the site, we use a LOT of data analysis. Some of it is related to SEO and traffic but a lot of it is figuring out which merchants […]

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FTC Proposes Changes to Disclosure Guidelines

  • Thursday 13th February 2020
FTC Disclosure Changes

The FTC came out with two documents this week that are significant for affiliate marketers, influencers, and merchants. For all of the background information on where the FTC currently stands, check out my post Affiliates Take Note: New FTC Disclosure Guidelines. It includes 7 years worth of statements, settlements, and updates from the FTC in […]

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Check Out OptinMonster and Enter to Win It for a Year

  • Monday 15th July 2019
OptinMonster Contest

I don’t tend to run a lot of contests on this site, but when a company I use myself approaches me to give away their product, I jump on it! It’s been almost 3 years since I wrote the post “Why You Need to Get OptinMonster Today.” Since that time, I have continued to use […]

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Key Takeaways from New FTC Disclosure Settlement

  • Tuesday 13th November 2018

Just when it seemed like things were getting quiet with the FTC regarding disclosure and I was thinking that the new administration didn’t care so much about it, a new settlement was announced today regarding commercial endorsements. (If you want to see all of my research and updates on FTC disclosure, this post tracks them: Affiliates […]

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Affiliates: Be Prepared to Lose Commissions

  • Wednesday 12th September 2018

Last week I wrote an article for the PMA entitled Affiliate Marketing and ITP 2.0. It was a basic overview of ITP 2.0 and the impact it can have in general on affiliate marketing. I want to take that a step further and show affiliates just what is at stake and how they can help […]

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Pets Warehouse: Negative Feedback is Damaging to Affiliates

  • Wednesday 16th May 2018

Affiliates beware! Did you know that merchants can leave negative feedback about you in ShareASale and every other merchant can see it? Here’s a story of how I was wrongly accused of trademark bidding violations this week and am unable to get the negative feedback removed despite there being no evidence that I did anything […]

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It’s Time for Affiliate Marketers to Embrace a New Conference

  • Thursday 18th January 2018

Updated! Use my code TRICIA2019 to take $10 off of any pass! Most people wouldn’t believe it, but I am TERRIBLE at stepping outside my comfort zones. I like having plans and routines and predictability. I like safety nets and knowing what I am getting into. That’s a big reason why I go to the same events […]

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Best Affiliate Programs for 2021 (All Categories Included)

  • Tuesday 19th October 2021

Affiliate marketing is highly attractive because it offers a unique combination of scale and automation based on a performance-based pricing model—the winning formula for achieving omnipresence at a cost you can control. But no affiliate program is the same. If you’re working with an affiliate network or an affiliate platform, you can still seek out the best affiliate marketing programs that suit your audience. Whether you’re looking for programs for beginners or the highest paying affiliate programs, we’ve put together a list of the best affiliate programs across a variety of verticals.


At its core, affiliate marketing is a marketing arrangement by which an online retailer pays commission to a partner for performance-driven action from its referrals. Traditionally, it was always managed by affiliate networks but as affiliate programs have matured, the affiliate network model has been heavily replaced by partnership technology platforms. So, how do you know which affiliate program is right for you, which is the highest-performing affiliate program, which is the best program for beginners, the highest paying program or simply the most relevant program?

 

Here are the best affiliate programs for 2021.



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