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Affiliate Marketing is the relationship between website owners and merchants whereby the merchant offers the website owner (affiliate) a commission fee structure for linking to his/her merchant site to offer goods or services for sale. Affiliates publish websites so they are also known as Publishers and merchants advertise on affiliate sites, so they are also called Advertisers.
Affiliate marketing is one of the most effective methods for significantly increasing the size of an online business and has proved to be a cost-efficient, measurable method of delivering long-term results.
You can earn money online by doing affiliate marketing through many affiliate networks. An affiliate network consist of many affiliate programs. You can join in such neteworks and start promoting the product through your own site and earn money.
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