How to Make Money from Media.net Affiliate Program
The program offers affiliates to earn 10% of the publishers’ earnings for 12 months from the date of signup. So, if you refer a publisher who is making $100 per day from Media.net, you will be receiving a commission of $10 per day. This can be pretty lucrative if you can refer 2-3 such publishers every month. Right now, we’re going to discuss the strategies which you can adapt to make money from the media.net referral program.
1. Affiliate Banners
There are banners of different sizes, which you can use to promote media.net on your blog or website. I would recommend you to go for 336×280, 300×250 and 728×90 for desktop and 320×100 sticky banner for mobile.
2. Affiliate Links
Create a call to action links which can prompt publishers to sign up with Media.net. Sometimes, hard sell works and they can get you a good chunk of your revenue.
3. Create Native Ads Units in DFP
Creating native affiliate ads using DFP can help you increase the overall click-through rates on your website and blog. Also, it would seamlessly blend with your content and will result in more genuine clicks,
4. Create Video Tutorials
You can create video tutorials on Media.net that would help publishers increase their earnings from Media.net program. Also, you can talk about the niches that perform well with media.net. Talk about ad optimization strategies that can help publishers make more revenue from Media.net.
5. Provide Ad Optimization Consultation
If you’re providing ad optimization consultation to your clients, consider media.net as an option. They perform well for US and Canadian traffic and you can make good money just by referrals.
Targeting the Right Audience
For any affiliate program, targeting the right audience is extremely crucial. It’s always important to address the right audience and explain them about the product. Since Media.net doesn’t perform well across all geos and niches, you should do a little research and suggest publishers the right niche which can perform well on Media.net.
How I made $1500 in Less than 3 Months with Media.net Affiliate Program
Making money from Affiliates takes some time…You cannot expect to make money in a fortnight or instantly. I went live with the Media.net program and for the first few months, the stats were reading zero everywhere. Although there were sign ups, publishers didn’t go live and I was not making any money. So, I literally stopped checking the earnings and stats.
One fine day, I logged into my Paypal account and found there was some money which was around $600+ and it was not from any ad network which I knew. So, when I further went to the details, I saw the money came from Media.net. Guess, it was a surprise, but a pleasant surprise to me. Media.net was making good revenue so far when I logged into to the affiliate center. Yes, I was happy because there was nothing more I can ask for.
Here you can take a look at my stats and if you’ve any queries, feel free to ask in the comments section. It is the revenue stats for the month of July as you can see in the report’s column. The amount $1564.90 is for the last 3 months.
Here, in the screenshot below, you can take a look at the Media.net dashboard. As you can see there are 6 approved sign ups and 6 live sign ups. Signups become live when the implement the Media.net ad codes on their website. My current strategy is to further increase the Media.net sign ups through referrals and by serving native ads through DFP.
As a publisher too, you can signup with Media.net and earn good revenue from your blogs. You may consider exploring the Media.net’s interface first and share your earnings experience/success stories which would encourage more publishers to signup with Media.net