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Priest Willis, Sr is CEO of Affiliate Mission – the fastest growing affiliate management startup in North Carolina. Priest got his start in affiliate marketing in early 2000’s where he cut his teeth building a few niche affiliate sites and eventually started managing company programs like Lenovo, Atomicpark.com and BuyCostumes.com.

 

Key Takeaways

  • Affiliate marketing is not MLM, get rich quick scheme.
  • Amazon was first to put together affiliate programs.
  • Entrepreneurs are hungry.
  • Many millionaries have 7 streams of income.
  • Affiliate marketing is a pay-for-performance model with no inventory.
    • Little risk is involved because no inventory.
    • Build up an audience and be an influencer.
  • Subscription boxes are doing really well.
  • As a merchant, it’s a cheap way to extend your marketing program.
  • Find a hot niche right now like Suicide Squad and then sell costumes.
    • Position yourself to look for the new hotness.

 

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