CPA Networks are sites that help advertisers generate new leads through their affiliate marketers. The word CPA stands for Cost-Per-Action. It is an easy method of making money online. When a user clicks on your affiliate link and completes an action such as subscribing for a program, filling out an online form, purchasing a product, etc. CPA networks pay affiliate marketers who can drive new leads to their sponsors (advertisers). This form of affiliate marketing provides people an opportunity to make some money online. How much money you make as an affiliate marketer on CPA networks depends on the company and offer you are promoting, and rate varies from $10 to $20 per lead or lower for simple actions such as submitting email or ZIP.
CPA network marketing provides key advantages compared to some other programs. Unlike Adsense programs which disfigure your website with different banner ads, you can integrate CPA into your website design. CPA network offers a lucrative marketing system that you can harness to monetize your website or blog without having to write sales pitch to persuade your site users.
So how can you run a successful CPA campaign?
Research Various CPA Networks
Before making applications to join CPA networks, it is advisable you carry out due diligence on the different CPA networks in order to get reputable networks. Go online, visit internet marketing forums. You can also ask successful affiliate marketers for CPA networks that work. Beware of networks with negative reviews no matter how mouthwatering their offers seem to be. Some of the top CPA networks you can join include MaxBounty, Neverblue, AdworkMedia, PeerFly, Adsend Media, Clickbooth, CPAWay etc.
Search for an Offer
The best thing you can do is to search for an offer that is compatible with your target audience or traffic’s demographic. You can streamline your search by using a site such as OfferVault, which has compiled offers from various trusted CPA networks. Once you find a good offer within your niche, click on the listings to get more details on the offer.
Join a CPA Network
Once you find an offer that you like, you can then proceed to joining the network that provides the offer. You can join multiple networks if their offers appeal to you.
How to get accepted into a CPA network on first application
Create a CPA Campaign
Once your application is accepted and you have been welcomed into the CPA world. It is time you promoted your campaign. Integrate the CPA into your website to get more clicks. Write articles around the ads you are promoting; insert contextual links or incorporate the banner ads into the design layout of your website. It brings amazing results.
Develop a professional relationship with your Affiliate Manager (AM)
There is someone who keeps contact with you every now and then on the phone or via email, this is your AM. Ensure to develop a professional relationship with that person. You could get a commission raise for example if a CPA network has an offer that you are currently promoting on your site but at a higher rate.
Duplicate the Process
I know you really want to make as much money as possible online. Once you successfully create a CPA marketing campaign, look for another offer to promote and repeat same process above. Mind you the higher the number of clicks on your affiliate link leading to expected action, the bigger your pay.
Are you ready to test the water?