In the morning, I spend about 20-minutes catching up on email (making sure there are no emergencies) before I leave for my fitness class. This morning one email, in particular, jumped out at me.
It was a thank-you message from ‘Rosemary’ (one of my clients). She was writing to excitedly share that the new idea we recently implemented into her business had boosted sales dramatically! And she’s planning a Christmas trip to see the Rockettes in NYC with her daughter to celebrate. (I LOVE hearing stories like this –so sweet!)
But as an aside she asked:
“This may sound like a silly question but would you please explain – What exactly is an “affiliate”?
So I thought I’d take a moment and define a few things you might hear when people are talking about a work-from-anywhere online business. (Yeah, even that’s too much.)
Let’s focus on basic terms you’ll hear from those using email marketing.
First, people use email for marketing to potential clients for one reason: It works.