Affiliate marketing in Nigeria is a very lucrative business when we talk about online business. In fact it is one of the best online businesses you can start without capital and the income grows rapidly depending on your efforts.
What is Affiliate Marketing
Affiliate marketing is the process of advertising goods and services for companies offering affiliate marketing programs and in turn, get paid on commissions when an order is made through your affiliate link. When you register with any affiliate company you will be given a unique link which will help the company monitor sales that comes from you.
How Do I Know A Company That Is Offering Affiliate Marketing Program?
There are various companies offering affiliate marketing in Nigeria and one of the best ways to know if a company is offering affiliate marketing programs is to search through google.
For example, if I want to search if Jumia is offering an affiliate marketing in Nigeria, I simply open Google and type Jumia Affiliate. See below;
You can see the various links, so you click and register for their affiliate marketing or click HERE if you want to register for Jumia Affiliate Marketing program.
How Much Does It Cost To Start Affiliate Marketing?
You only need a laptop and a data access to enable you access the internet.
How Much Money Can You Make As An Affiliate Marketer?
There is no limit to how much you can make as an affiliate marketer, The amount of work you put into the business will greatly determine how much you make. Remember, all you need to do is to advertise the products to larger audience as much as possible, have a full knowledge of their products and if possible you can purchase some of them and use so you can have a personal experience to explain to your clients.
If it is companies like Whogohost that offer web hsoting services, you need to know your target audience and how best to reach them, this goes a long way to improve your sales.
There are many people who made over $1,000 in thier first 6 months in affiliate marketing, the efforts yoou give in may pay back within short time or a long period of time.
Can You Get Rich From Affiliate Marketing?
Surely yes. The income from affiliate marketing is passive so you need to put in lots of efforts in the first few months or years to establish yourself as a force in the industry. Choose few products from your affiliate company and concentrate in building a brand of your own from there. The first few months could be challenging but there are still people who made so much monies in their first 4 months of joining affiliate marketing.
What is needed is strategy and you should understand the basics of affiliate marketing before joining. Many people are into affiliate marketing as their main source of livelihood and I tell you they are living large so there is no doubt you can get rich through affiliate marketing, youo need to be unique in your advertising approach and be ready to work.
Can I Do Affiliate Marketing Without A Website?
Surely, yes you can do affiliate marketing without a website, as a matter of fact I made a post on that and you can read it here. Many people have made money through affiliate marketing without owning a website by making use of their social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to market products and even whatsapp.
All that is required is that you reach out to people and advertise so your means of advertising does not matter though it will be a an added advantage if you have a website because it will establish trust in the minds of your customers, however this does not mean that you can not start an affiliate marketing program without a website, many people have made much monies without owning a website.
Affiliate Marketing For Beginners
As a beginner I will advise that you choose companies like Jumia, Konga and Jiji if you want to venture into affiliate marketing, this is because of the simplicity of their platform and the fact that they have products that Nigerians are versed with so it will allow you learn a lot and excell more in the affiliate marketing industry.
How Can I Start An Affiliate Marketing Program in Nigeria?
To start an affiliate marketing in Nigeria, you need to find a company that offers affiliate marketing program and register. For example, if you want to register with Jumia affiliate marketing progra. You simply click HERE, you can as well search for companies fofering affiliate marketing program in Nigeria by followign the process above, type the name of the company and add affiliate, if they are offering the program, you will see their affiliate program registration link like example above.
All you need to do is to register and they will give you a dashboard will will have records of your sales and activities.