The EBiz Developer - December 2001 - Article Two
Selling your site...
Accept credit card payments on your site
Affiliate programs to increase your earnings.
With Instabill leaving the merchants account business, and then
Verza being dropped by H4P, there are fewer companies offering us
'smaller' players online merchant status - essential if we are to
do any online selling and look credible.
So if you're looking to sell on your site what's left?
I've turned to my long time auction selling site ebay for support,
It's free to join, free to sign up to for clients, and simple to
work with with.
You can set up direct sales links, invoices and more - for free:
If you are based in Great Britain, you can use NoChex.
Whether for your website or for your UK auction listings, NoChex
again is very simple to join and use - for free.
For a small fee ($49.95) there is always one of the most established
and recognized players, ClickBank. It's also one of the first stops
when you are looking for affiliations to 'tie-in' to your existing
Continuing with the subject of affiliations...
We definitely don't want to distract our prospects from what we
are offering on our sites ... but ... there sometimes is
room and reason to offer links to other peoples sites.
As well as making our site look researched and knowledgeable, there
is always the point of making money. If we can't get a sale from
our own product/service, the least we can do is to recommend a product/service
that our prospect will be interested in!
Here are some more websites offering links to affiliations:
Small list, but pays well and varied
Commission Junction - Can specify UK/Country specific
Daddy of them all!
Get paid per click, lead or sale.
Not affiliations, but they have ebooks to suit all sites.
Over 500 affiliations including Fortune 500 companies.
specific affiliation links.
Best of success,
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