So you want to make money as an affiliate marketeer? This is definitely possible, but it requires hard work in many different areas. You need be knowledable about creating and maintaining a website, online marketing, social media, advertising, conversion tracking, linkbuilding and much, much more. Chances are that you will need to do this all by yourself (since most affiliate marketeers start on their own). Luckily their are many tools that can make this process a bit easier. We’ve compiled a list of the best affiliate marketing tools. These are all tools we at AffiliBuddy use ourselves on a regular basis.
SEMrush: All-in-one Marketing Toolkit for digital marketing professionals
Ahrefs: Check the domain ratings of your site and the sites of competitors. Get weekly alerts of backlinks and site rankings. Use Ahref’s keyword explorer to get new keyword ideas and learn how hard (or easy) it is to rank for certain keywords.
Voluum: Cloud-based ad tracker with built-in optimization tools. Track your affiliate campaigns, let Voluum automatically optimize your landers and ad performance, get alerts whenever the performance of your ads changes.
Free Affiliate Marketing Tools
Google Analytics: Google Analytics is a must have! Get insight in your visitors behaviour. See from which sites they are visiting, which pages they go to, track conversions and ad keyword performance and much, much more!
Google Search Console: You need this for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for your website. Track your rankings. Analyze your click through rate (CTR) and improve!
Campaign URL Builder: Create URLs with UTM codes so you can track them using Google Analytics.
Xenu Link Sleuth: Check websites for broken links