affiliate marketing

5 Ways to Unbox the Mystery and Increase Your Affiliate Income

Of all the things I covered in my recent presentation at Blog World Expo about successful affiliate marketing (replay here), the one thing that seemed to resonate with people the most was the idea of "unboxing the mystery". Because it's so important and absolutely crucial to my marketing plan, I'll go over it in more detail [...]

SPI 041 : Affiliate Marketing the SMART Way – How to Stop Hoping and Start Earning

In this session of The Smart Passive Income Podcast you'll hear a revised (blog & podcast-friendly) version of my recent solo presentation at Blog World Expo in New York, which is all about how I manage to earn a significant income from affiliate marketing without using aggressive or forceful marketing tactics and hardly any pitch at [...]

SPI 030 : Pat’s Top 30 Tips for Successful Affiliate Marketing

In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, I go over my top 30 tips for successful affiliate marketing, which involve a wide range of topics - all the way from the approach and mindset of affiliate marketing, to the little details of where links should be placed and how often. As many of [...]

An Insider Look: My Affiliate Links and Exactly Where They Convert

I received an interesting email from an SPI reader over the weekend: "I don't get it Pat. You make all this affiliate income (your June income report was off the hook!) and you have never come across as being pushy or aggressive with your promotions. I read your blog and am subscribed to your newsletter [...]

SPI 022 : Affiliate Marketing Strategies, Tips and Techniques From Real Life Experiences with Chris Guthrie

In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, special guest Chris Guthrie and I discuss several affiliate marketing strategies, tips and techniques drawing from real life examples from our own websites and experiences. Affiliate marketing has been huge for me lately. Last month, I earned $18,638.24 from affiliate marketing and Chris has pushed over [...]

SPI 015 : Types of Passive Income Generated Online and What to Expect From Each – Part 1

In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, I investigate the different types of passive income streams that can be generated online, and what you can expect from each. When I say "what you can expect", I mean: the costs that are involved how one might get started what kind of results are typical; [...]

How You Can Make Money From Shoppers Right Now

This is a guest post by Chris Guthrie who was recently featured in Session 10 of the Smart Passive Income Podcast. His interview about how he sold nearly $1,000,000 in product from niche sites specifically for the affiliate program has generated a lot of buzz, and he was kind enough to offer some additional [...]

SPI 010 : Crushing It With Amazon Affiliate Sales With Chris Guthrie of

In this session (the 10th session!) of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, I interview Chris Guthrie of Make Money On The Internet, who is making a killing as an affiliate for products from Out of all the places to sign up as an affiliate and earn a commission from the products you can sell, [...]

SPI 003 : Affiliate and Niche Site Strategies Revealed with Glen Allsop

In this session of The Smart Passive Income Podcast, I'm very excited to chat with Glen Allsop of as we get into crazy detail about exactly how he makes money online. If there is one session to take notes on, this is the one because Glen reveals a ton of information about his 5 [...]

Multiple Strategies I Use For Affiliate Marketing – Where To Put Affiliate Links

I'm a big believer of creating your own products to sell online. Whether it's something like an eBook, a membership website, or software of some kind, building your own products can yield the highest profits, as well give you a fantastic foundation to live a passive income lifestyle. However, I know that not everyone is [...]