Website Traffic from Search Engines
As I have mentioned before, if you’re involved in online affiliate marketing, you’re likely to spend about 90% of your effort trying to get Website traffic. Obtaining organic Website traffic from the search engines is generally regarded as the most difficult thing to do in making your Website successful. There are a number of reasons for this, but one of them is simply competition. There are millions of Websites out there and in many marketing niches, there’s lots of competition.
There are ways to get Website traffic relatively easily, provided that you don’t mind spending a lot of money. Advertising usually works, but most of us don’t have a lot of money to spend on proper advertising, such as radio or television ads. Even online advertising, such as pay per click advertising, can cost you a bundle until you get it optimized. In some niches, however, it can cost nearly $100 per click to get visitors through Google Adwords. For most people trying to make money online, that can be a deal breaker. It’s understandably discouraging, but it’s not that hard to get Website traffic if you go about attracting it in the right way.