Throughout this week I thought it would be a great time to start a short series related to sharing hand-picked tutorials about all aspects of creating sites, online business, and affiliate marketing.

It’s my belief that learning different approaches can help you in the long-run of your affiliate marketing business because it will give you the understanding and know-how of best practices and procedures of the topic. Understanding and implementation of these best practices and procedures will greatly reduce the time, money, and resources needed to complete your goals.

The focus today will be placed within online marketing.

Whether you’re just getting a start in affiliate marketing or have built a few affiliate websites in the past – I believe you will learn a thing or two that will greatly improve the viability of your business through these tutorials. It may come about as being able to better understand your market, create better offers, or pivot into new and exciting markets. Whatever it may be you’re bound to find something of value from the selection of these hand-picked tutorials.

Now, let’s get to the list …

The Noob Guide to Online Marketing [Infographic]

This infographic gives you an overview of the various types of online marketing. This one isn’t so much on the learning side as a good introduction of what you’re getting yourself into once you leap into marketing online.


The Beginners Guide to Online Marketing

Neil Patel & Ritika Puri are back to give you one of the most comprehensive guides on Online Marketing. This should be your starting point once you’re ready to start applying the principles and strategies.


The Online Marketing Cheat Sheet

This post is a round-up/tutorial/download that will give you more of the basics needed to put a great online marketing campaign into practice.


12 Social Marketing Strategies to Grow Your Online Sales

Sales is what it’s about and there’s no easier, cheaper way to generate them than by using social media which is what this post takes you through.


17 Online Marketing Tools to Boost Productivity and Make Your Life Easier

Online marketing requires you to roll out and track new campaigns and strategies nearly everyday but by doing so you’ll be over your head trying to make sense of it all if you’re not using tools. This post will get you acquainted with the tools that will help.


The Definitive Guide to Tracking an Internet Business [Series]

This series is pretty much required if you want to make sense of what you’re doing in your online business and its marketing. Without tracking you are merely taking shots in the dark and that’s no way to go about earning money from your work.


Guide To Making First $500 from Affiliate Marketing

One of our most popular guides on is about that initial earnings you’ll gain from affiliate marketing. The benefit of this post is that it details most of the main strategies you’ll be using throughout the life of your online business so look past the “affiliate” part and see it as a blueprint for online business.


The Ultimate Guide to Keyword Research

Online marketing, after you remove the specific strategies, relies pretty much entirely on your ability to find the right keywords and phrases since these not only help with your SEO and advertising but gives you an idea of what your customers are thinking. Learn how to do keyword research and the rest should fall into place, naturally.


Internet Marketing Ethics and Web Ethical Issues

It’s always good to understand the ethics (and legality) of what you’re doing in marketing when you take it online. This article will take you through those important issues so you don’t accidentally cross the line.


The Definitive Guide to Growth Hacking

The odd-ball out on our list is about growth hacking – it’s like marketing but more on the side of scaling through any means possible. It’s hitting the ground running so that once you’re ready to begin a large scale online marketing campaign you’ll already have a solid foothold in the marketplace (and the right offer primed for conversions).



Information is powerful but only if you put it to practice. It’s very easy to glance through this post, make a mental note of which you’d like to do, but never get around doing it. If you have the time then just jump right into it. Don’t put it off. Hop on that drive and use it to work your way through a tutorial.

Once you finish a tutorial – turn to your current work and see where those new skills can come into play.

This wraps up the week. Be sure to take a look back through the others in this series of hand-picked tutorials to build the skills needed to grow at affiliate marketing.