Christmas season for this year started. Internet goes into a new shape during this festival season. I am speaking about Gifts and online purchases. Its common that people buy gifts and products over Internet more than usual during festival season. And its more during the Christmas season.
For bloggers and Internet marketers, its the right time to utilize the advantage of people buying online. You could make money easily during this season by pulling people who are interested to buy gifts and products especially focusing the Christmas offers/holidays.
Lets see the Simple steps for making money online during this Christmas season.
Its easy to setup a gift store. Check this article on how to create online store ? To summarize:
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- Register a domain name and web hosting from HostGator.
- Install WordPress content management system from WordPress.org.
- Setup a good looking theme from Here.
- Write content on your site related to “gifts for Christmas 2010”, “gifts for new year 2011”.
- Write 1-2 posts about “Christmas Gifts” and apply for Amazon Associates.
- Your Amazon application will be approved in 24 hours.
- Write more posts about “Christmas Gifts”.
- Finding out products which are gift-able (think, what you will gift to some one).
- Add the Amazon product banner/links to your site.
- The toughest part, promote your site.
- Use Twitter, Facebook and submit your blog posts
- Submit to social bookmarking sites like Digg, Mixx, Stumbleupon.
- Add your sites link to Forum Signatures (Read more about Forum marketing Tips).
- Use comment marketing tips to bring traffic
- Use Article Marketing tips to bring traffic
- By doing all these, you will automatically get search engine traffic (from Google, Yahoo etc).
The most important thing, you have to select the best keywords which directly relates to “Buying Gifts” in all the blog posts. Amazon shares you 4% for every sale and upon more sales, your percentage will increase to 7% above.
- Simply sending people to Amazon is enough to make great number of sales during this season !
TIP: Promoting costlier gifts/products more than 200$ is one of the best idea to earn more commission from Amazon. If you use, blogger.com, hubpages.com or squidoo.com you could skip steps 1 to 3.
Don’t fail to utilize this great oppurtunity of making money during this festival season. Make a try, you will earn good at least !