Online Marketing Basics

Dale Mazurek

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We all want to make a lot of money, we don’t want to wear a suit and tie and we want to have financial independence. There are some basics that you have to do to maintain these. In this article I will try and point out some of those basics that you might need.

As an affiliate the most important thing you need to remember is that good content will take you a long way towards success. You will have to learn to develop quality content. Anybody can get surfers to go to their site but the trick is getting them to stay and keep reading.

Now if you want people going to your sites there is one other very important thing that needs to be accomplished. Your content has to contain links that point right to your site or sites. It’s very important to make sure these links are associated with both the article and the site it’s being pointed at. If this doesn’t happen then the search engines won’t act in your favour.

Now Let’s Get Started

First thing you want to do is pick a niche market. Once that’s done you want to pick some topics and get writing. Make sure you get about 10 articles to your site and make sure they have links attached to them. Once in a while go back and read your articles. Make sure you are happy with them. If you’re not happy with your article after re reading it several times then go ahead and re write it or write a new one that’s similar in content.

You will notice that more and more people are coming to your site. If you have friendly content on your site this will even be better. It’s very important to keep things simple and make sure the pages are easily landed on. You don’t want to have a website that looks too slick. Lots of great content is better than slick. This way people will think of you as a real person instead of someone who is trying to swindle them.

You can go along with all the marketing campaigns and flashy banners but there really is no need. All you have to do is continue writing good content with links to your site. Eventually people will make your site a stop that they have to make. When you write your articles make sure you use good keyword selection. That’s all you need to do to make money on the internet.

So now you have it. Sounds like the easiest way in the world to make money. In short you can make good money but something you have to remember and never forget. Most people won’t start making money over night. In truth it takes a lot of hard work and patience to make an online business work. If you can do all these than you will be well on your way to making money on the internet.

Dale Mazurek

Dale is a professional affiliate marketer who specializes in helping new marketers. You can check out some of his very useful tools at and or you can check out his ever growing blog at


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