EP 51

Top 5 Mistakes People Make When Starting An Affiliate Marketing Business – Episode 51

Episode 51

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What are the five biggest mistakes people make when starting an online business?

For 2022’s final episode, Aidan talks with Josh Jacobs, owner of a multi-million dollar affiliate marketing company about the biggest pitfalls and how to avoid them.

Podcast: Download (Duration 23:11 / 22.5 MB)


  • 00:00 Intro
  • 02:14 How Josh Got Into Affiliate Marketing
  • 08:05 Mistake #1: Commissions
  • 10:41 Mistake #2: Not An Overnight Success
  • 12:15 Mistake #3: What’s A List?
  • 13:07 Mistake #4: LTV
  • 15:39 Mistake #5: Shooting In The Dark
  • 20:58 Outro

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About Our Host:

Aidan Booth is passionate about lifestyle freedom and has focused on building online businesses to achieve this since 2005. From affiliate marketing to eCommerce, small business marketing to SAAS (software as a service), online education to speaking at seminars, the journey has been a rollercoaster ride with plenty of thrills along the way. Aidan is proud to have helped thousands of entrepreneurs earn their first dollar online, and coached many people to build million-dollar businesses. Aidan and his business partner (Steven Clayton) are the #1 ranked vendors on Clickbank.com, and sell their products in over 100 countries globally, as well as in 20,000+ stores across the USA, to generate 8-figures annually.

Away from the online world, Aidan is a proud Dad of two young kids, an avid investor, a swimming enthusiast, and a nomadic traveler.

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  • Main Points:
    Consistent – Stay consistent while you build your business. At least few months 🙂
    Build List – From day one!
    Track – Track your campaigns – Use Technology, Freelancers to help tracking.

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