My Quora Answers On Affiliate Marketing

Recently, I have been getting questions on the popular question and answer site Quora and wanted to share because of the lessons they provide especially in the area of affiliate marketing...
...although the above video showed what's needed for a successful affiliate promotion some still run into issues

Email Marketing Is A Subtle Art

Everyday Internet users receive tons of emails telling them to buy certain products or visit particular websites. While these emails arrive in the inboxes of unsuspecting Internet users each day, most of them pay very little attention to these emails.

That is because emails which are blatant advertisements are often viewed as spam. 

Most Internet users have very little tolerance for spam. Reactions to spam tend to range from simply ignoring the emails and having the email addresses blocked from sending future emails to reporting the emails to their Internet service provider for further investigation.