How to setup a WordPress Blog?
This is one of the most common tutorials that you will find on Blogging. Search Google and you will find hundreds of tutorials that will teach you how to setup a wordpress blog. But the biggest problem with most of these tutorials is that these are generic tutorials. When it comes to building WordPress websites for affiliate marketing, you need to follow a slightly different method.
You don’t want to spend hours doing things that would otherwise take only a few minutes.
In fact websites that are specifically created for affiliate marketing has its set of requirements. Inserting affiliate links, easy link cloaking, inserting banner ads are just some of the things in addition to an easy to access site structure.
In this episode of “The DKSpeaks Podcast”, we will be discussing “How to Setup a WordPress Blog”, especially focused on Affiliate Marketing. This is part-6 of our series on “How to make money with affiliate marketing”.How to Setup a WordPress Blog for Affiliate Marketing
Till about 4 years back, you could create a one pager website promoting a product and easily get it ranked on the first page of Google. I still remember this one page review website that I had setup in the “Tattoo” niche, which was ranked in less than 15 days and kept making money every month for about 10 months before it dropped off the rankings.
Affiliate marketing has since changed. It is no more just a matter of putting up a one page review website and making money. These day you need to have enough information in your arsenal to convince a visitor of why a specific product is good and why it is the exact same thing that he was looking for.
It is hence that the WordPress Blog that we will be setting up for our affiliate marketing business has some very specific needs.
There are some important plugins that simplify the work involved in managing your affiliate marketing website. Similarly even the theme that you are using is very critical in order for your website to function correctly.
You need a theme that is SEO optimized, loads fast, is mobile friendly and is as per Google’s requirements. Because you don’t want to end up in a situation where your blog is not ranking just because it does not have an search engine optimized theme.
Here are the things we will be discussing in this episode:
We will be discussing the above and some handy little tips that can help you in your efforts to get your website ranked on Google.Resources mentioned in this Episode
We spoke about a good image creation application in this episode. The featured image that you are seeing here is also created using this particular software. This is called “Youzign” and people are already calling it the “Photoshop Killer”.
Here are some of the other tools and resources that we spoke about in this episode:
I would like to thank you all for being with me on today’s show. I hope you liked this episode. If you did, then please do rate the show here on iTunes and Stitcher. Also please don’t forget to post a review of the show. It helps in the rankings of the show and will help people looking for similar information, find it.
You can share this episode with your social media friends using one of the many share buttons below.
Don’t forget to send me your questions using the recording option here. You can also post your questions in the comment box below and I will make sure that I respond to it.
You can subscribe to the podcast using any of the below links:
Are you the creator of this podcast?
and pick the featured episodes for your show.
Connect with listeners
Podcasters use the RadioPublic listener relationship platform to build lasting connections with fansYes, let's begin connecting
Find new listeners
Understand your audience
Engage your fanbase