Top 5 Ways To Start Your Affiliate Marketing Within Budget

by | Nov 8, 2022

The real challenge in every business lies in promoting your products and services to needy consumers. Entrepreneurs have been using various digital methods, such as social media advertising, search engine optimization,  keyword research on search engines, and so on, to identify their target audience. Nevertheless, affiliate strategy is one of the most popular modern methods. If you are considering adopting it for your business, you may work with the best  digital marketing partner agency  in India to set up your affiliate program.

Affiliate Marketing: What Does It Mean?

Affiliate marketing is a strategy that employs interested people to promote your products on websites, emails, and social media platforms by using an affiliate link that you provide to them. The link directs their online traffic toward the affiliate website; that is yours. Every time a consumer clicks the link and makes a purchase, you pay the affiliate marketer a commission. An affiliate link is unique to each affiliate marketer, making it quite easy to track the source of the respective affiliate sales and distribute affiliate income.

Reasons To Start Affiliate Marketing

Among the various marketing strategies entrepreneurs use, affiliate business is one of the most effective yet safe bets. As per statistics,  81 percent  of businesses in 2021 used affiliate marketing, so it’s time for you to adopt this business model if you still need to. The reasons for its popularity are listed below.

Low Investment Thankfully, affiliate marketing efforts do not cost you a fortune. Websites like ShareASale, Refersion, Affise, and much more help you set up a strong affiliate platform for your business. Your affiliate partner takes up the task of promoting your products, thereby generating traffic to affiliate landing pages. You could be free of the worry of investing in affiliate campaigns.

High Return On InvestmentWhile every advertising model involves a huge marketing budget for accommodating software tools, promotional campaigns, and so on, with no guaranteed conversions, affiliate marketing saves you the upfront investment costs. Some businesses make a single payment for every lead generated or sale made through an affiliate click. For instance, the Shopify affiliate program gives a default payout of $150 per item. The same conversion could be recurring when the customer returns, with no additional payments to the affiliate. Hence, there is a possibility that large revenue is generated for a small commission paid once to an affiliate.

Low RiskMost successful affiliate marketers adhere to this strategy because of the low risk involved. You pay a commission to the affiliate partner only after their referral becomes a purchase. Your only effort is in choosing the affiliate partners; hence, there is the least risk involved.

Affiliate products that the influencers promote through their channels will likely end up in a sale.| KloudPortal

Top 5 Ways To Start Affiliate Marketing For Your Business

Here are some methods by which you could implement your affiliate marketing program.

Promoting Through Social Media Influencers An easy way to kickstart your affiliate marketing work is to team up with popular social media influencers with a large following on Instagram, Facebook, Youtube channels, or a social media account. These people post valuable content about their chosen niche through which they win the trust of a massive audience.

Affiliate products that the influencers promote through their channels will likely end up in a sale. By creating high-quality content in the form of a blog post, video, or Instagram reel that ranks well in search engine results and adding affiliate links, these people can generate many sales. Even a blog post with genuine online reviews of affiliate content can draw potential customers to sales pages and generate affiliate revenue.

Targeting Coupon SitesPlenty of coupon websites are a unique selling point for targeted customers. Many eCommerce platforms and online services like web hosting have coupon websites working as their affiliates. Customers always look for discount coupons for their purchases, and a fraction of those who visit the coupon sites purchase on the affiliate site.

Email Marketing Email marketing is one of the oldest marketing strategies aimed at a targeted audience. Placing your company’s affiliate links in promotional emails could be a good way to attempt conversions.

Partnering With Other Brands A good affiliate marketing strategy leads to a successful affiliate marketing business. One of the best ways to do it is to partner with other brands. For instance, many users are keen to sign up for Amazon’s affiliate program and find it easy to promote products featured on Amazon to make money online. By selling a few of your products on an online store like Amazon, you tend to lead the customers to more products of your brand, which feature on your business website. Another example is the partnership between Spotify and Starbucks which enabled a wider platform for consumers of both brands to come together in affiliate marketing.

Using Native Ads Ads that are relevant to the content your website features and look like part of the same content are called native ads. These ads contain affiliate links that take the customer to the affiliate landing page. As the ads are visually appealing, they are very effective in drawing traffic from your website to your affiliate websites and leading to conversions.

Finally, Your Search Ends Here…

Your business requires expert  digital marketing services  to help you in affiliate marketing. We at KloudPortal handle a variety of digital marketing services, including content writing, SEO, Social Media marketing, and more. Whether to create affiliate marketing content or feature among the top search results, you need professional services that help you avoid common affiliate marketing mistakes and generate good results. We are here to help you with that. Happy marketing!

Priyamvada Bulusu

Priyamvada Bulusu

About The Author…

Priyamvada B admires Nature, loves painting and takes interest in poems and short stories. She has a Masters Degree in English literature and a Bachelor’s degree in Science. She loves learning new things and solving puzzles based on logic. While she has a flair for creative writing, she is also good at researching valuable information and presenting it to the readers in the form of technical content writing.

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it.

Cookies settings
Privacy & Cookie policy
Privacy & Cookies policy
Cookie name Active

Privacy Policy

What information do we collect?

We collect information from you when you register on our site or place an order. When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, e-mail address or mailing address.

What do we use your information for?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways: To personalize your experience (your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs) To improve our website (we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you) To improve customer service (your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs) To process transactions Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested. To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature To send periodic emails The email address you provide for order processing, will only be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your order.

How do we protect your information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order or enter, submit, or access your personal information. We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to?keep the information confidential. After a transaction, your private information (credit cards, social security numbers, financials, etc.) will not be kept on file for more than 60 days.

Do we use cookies?

Yes (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computers hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information We use cookies to help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart, understand and save your preferences for future visits, keep track of advertisements and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may contract with third-party service providers to assist us in better understanding our site visitors. These service providers are not permitted to use the information collected on our behalf except to help us conduct and improve our business. If you prefer, you can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies via your browser settings. Like most websites, if you turn your cookies off, some of our services may not function properly. However, you can still place orders by contacting customer service. Google Analytics We use Google Analytics on our sites for anonymous reporting of site usage and for advertising on the site. If you would like to opt-out of Google Analytics monitoring your behaviour on our sites please use this link (

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.


The minimum information we need to register you is your name, email address and a password. We will ask you more questions for different services, including sales promotions. Unless we say otherwise, you have to answer all the registration questions. We may also ask some other, voluntary questions during registration for certain services (for example, professional networks) so we can gain a clearer understanding of who you are. This also allows us to personalise services for you. To assist us in our marketing, in addition to the data that you provide to us if you register, we may also obtain data from trusted third parties to help us understand what you might be interested in. This ‘profiling’ information is produced from a variety of sources, including publicly available data (such as the electoral roll) or from sources such as surveys and polls where you have given your permission for your data to be shared. You can choose not to have such data shared with the Guardian from these sources by logging into your account and changing the settings in the privacy section. After you have registered, and with your permission, we may send you emails we think may interest you. Newsletters may be personalised based on what you have been reading on At any time you can decide not to receive these emails and will be able to ‘unsubscribe’. Logging in using social networking credentials If you log-in to our sites using a Facebook log-in, you are granting permission to Facebook to share your user details with us. This will include your name, email address, date of birth and location which will then be used to form a Guardian identity. You can also use your picture from Facebook as part of your profile. This will also allow us and Facebook to share your, networks, user ID and any other information you choose to share according to your Facebook account settings. If you remove the Guardian app from your Facebook settings, we will no longer have access to this information. If you log-in to our sites using a Google log-in, you grant permission to Google to share your user details with us. This will include your name, email address, date of birth, sex and location which we will then use to form a Guardian identity. You may use your picture from Google as part of your profile. This also allows us to share your networks, user ID and any other information you choose to share according to your Google account settings. If you remove the Guardian from your Google settings, we will no longer have access to this information. If you log-in to our sites using a twitter log-in, we receive your avatar (the small picture that appears next to your tweets) and twitter username.

Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.

Updating your personal information

We offer a ‘My details’ page (also known as Dashboard), where you can update your personal information at any time, and change your marketing preferences. You can get to this page from most pages on the site – simply click on the ‘My details’ link at the top of the screen when you are signed in.

Online Privacy Policy Only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to our privacy policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page.
Save settings
Cookies settings