In this blog post, I’m gonna write about ” how to make money with CJ affiliate for beginners “.
Affiliate marketing is really one of the best way to monetize or make money from a blog ( Which thing sounds better ).
The best part is, we can monetize any niche ( category ) blog using affiliate marketing. That’s why I will recommend you to try affiliate marketing to monetize your blog.
There are many affiliate programs
in the industry. They pay really higher rates for everyone. But signing up and remembering login details for every affiliate program is very hard
. Even through it is easy we can’t manage each and every affiliate network and we will have to spend so much time on finding affiliate id’s for each and every programme
. But there is a solution to resolve this issue.
The solution is CJ affiliate. CJ affiliate network is one of the oldest affiliate network in the industry. There are so many bloggers who are satisfied with CJ affiliate and it’s rates. I am using CJ affiliate
for more than one year and earned more than $100 with this network.
I know that $100 isn’t a huge thing. But for a small blogger like me, it is really hard to monetize my blog. That’s why I have considered $100 a good income. In one word CJ affiliate is one of the best Adsense alternatives which pays higher for their publishers. First of all we will see what is CJ affiliate and How to make money with CJ affiliate for beginners
What is CJ affiliate ?
CJ affiliate network is a marketplace which contains thousands of products which you can easily promote and make money if you make a sale through the special link provided by the CJ affiliate.
For example, If you have a blog which is based on hosting reviews, you can select a program which is related to web hosting and start promoting it on your blog to make money.
How to make money with CJ affiliate for beginners
Go to this link and directly sign up for CJ affiliate network. You will have to wait at least 24 hours to get a mail regarding approval or rejection. Generally, CJ foliage never rejects any blog, there are no traffic requirements for getting started with CJ affiliate. So small bloggers can easily make money with it.
I recommend you to fill out your profile carefully. Half filled profiles won’t get an approval from some affiliate programs affiliated with CJ in the marketplace.
1. Analyze your blog’s niche and choose products
Success or failure with affiliate marketing, depends on the products you choose.
For example, if a tech blog started promoting a product related to groceries, it would be really annoying for the visitor’s and hence, the blogger behind the tech blog can’t be able to make any money.
Imagine as a visitor, what would you feel, if you watch a tech blog promoting products related to groceries. We won’t get any interest to click on the ad.
In this guide to make money with CJ affiliate for beginners, it is really important to analyze what’s your blog is about and what to promote.
Choosing a product isn’t that much hard as CJ contain thousands of products in their marketplace.
For example, if you write about Seo, blogging, WordPress, it is better to choose a product related to that. You can choose products like, Web hosting packages, Domain names, plugins, themes, seo tools to promote them in your blog.
2. Finding a product to promote and get affiliate links
1. Go to advertisers from the CJ dashboard and search for a product related to your blog or website.
2. When you find a product click on ( ) sign which is located on the right side of the product.
3. A new pop-up appears asking you to read the terms of the program. Read the terms carefully ( it is a must you read terms as you cannot be able to proceed without reading them ). After reading, scrolling therms click on continue.
Wait for sometime to get an approval or rejection from the program. Because, the program owner will check out your profile before giving you an approval. That’s why, I suggested you to fill out profile carefully.
3. After getting an approval, again go to advertisers tab from the dashboard and select, my advertisers from the filter located in the left side and click on go.
5. It will show you the list of your advertisers who approved you.
You have two options:
1. Get products
2. Get links
Get products: For example, godaddy has two products Domain and hosting. If you got an approval from Godaddy, You can get affiliate links of birth domains and hosting packages.
Get links: Get affiliate links of banners of respective program to promote it on your blog.
To get links, click on the second icon which is located on the right side of the product.
Click on the code icon which is located on the right side of banner
You will get HTML tags for the banners which contain your affiliate links. You can select the banners which makes looks more attractive.
6. Copy the HTML tag and paste in your blog.
If anyone make a throupurchase throgh your banner, you will get paid.
So, this is the tutorial to make money with CJ affiliate for beginners. I named it for beginners because I have written it with step by step tutorial which makes it easier for beginners to make money from CJ.
How much you will get paid per sale ?
There are no specific rates for programs nor minimum rates. Some program pays as low as $5 and some pay as high as $80 per sale.
While selecting a product, it will show you ” How much the product posts you per sale ‘. So check out the CPS (cost per sale ) before joining a program.
When will you get paid ?
The minimum payout of CJ affiliate is $100 and they pay via Check and direct bank transfer for their affiliates. The major disadvantage for CJ affiliate is ” they don’t support PayPal as a payment method.
Is CJ a scam ?
While writing a tutorial or review of any network, it is must to write whether they are legit or scam. Many affiliates have a doubt ” is CJ a scam ?”
The answer is no. CJ is not a scam. CJ was one of the oldest affiliate networks which was founded back in 1998. So it isn’t a scam.
So this is the step-by-step tutorial to make money with CJ affiliate for beginners. I am using CJ for a while and I recommend you to try it now.
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