Hostgator has proven it self to be the most successful and reliable webhosting company through many years. It has some handsome feature which makes it stand out performer. Hostgator was established in 2002 with it’s headquarter in Houston, Texas But in just few years Hostgator touched almost every continent with more then 200 countries. Currently they’re hosting more then 80 million domains (2012) which are the largest quantity of domain ever hosted by a company. They are reasonably cheap and reliable hosting providers. I my self hosted few blogs on Hostgator and I have experienced how inexpensive and dependable it is as almost all their hosting plans comes with Unlimited Disk Space and Bandwidth
Just like other Hosting companies Hostgator also has an affiliate program from which we can take benefits. And if we want to make quick cash then it is the perfect way to do that. With Hostgator Affiliate program the only thing you need to do is to refer it to your friends or clients and get paid. The biggest advantage we have in Hostgator affiliate is that, we don’t need to buy hosting account with Hostgator to get qualified for opening our affiliate account. We can earn about 2000$ per month, depending upon how much clients we refers. There is no minimum payout limits as we're paid whatever we earn every month and moreover Affiliate membership is totally free. So today we will create our first ever Hostgator Affiliate Account and learn how to earn more with Hostgator.
Based on hosting account sold through your referral, you can earn up to 50$ to 125$ per hosting purchased. The detailed rates are as follows
What is Affiliate Programs?
Affiliate is one of the simplest ways to earn, it refers to Affiliate marketing to promote a certain product or service to customers. For instance: If I bought a specific product and after going through, I recommend the same product to you. And I ask you to buy the product with my referral. When you buy it, the product company will pay me a certain percentage of your purchase, which is known as commission. This chain would keep on going, if you continue to refer others
The all time popular affiliate companies like eBay, Amazon and etc also works same as mentioned above
How To Get Started With Hostgator Affiliate
To create an affiliate account with Hostgator follows these steps
- You don’t need to have a hosting account before you can sign up. Click here to
- Now in site navigation go to "AFFILIATES"
- Now we need to sign up for new affiliate account so we will select “SIGN UP TODAY”
- Now an application form will be open, here we need to fill out or details from our name to our address. It is important to fill out the correct details if you fail to do so then your account will be terminated due to terms violations. Fill out your personal details and press “Continue” button
- And Congratulations you Hostgator Affiliate account is created!
How To Select Payment Method:
With Hostgator affiliate system you can get paid with PayPal or Check, I would suggest you to use PayPal as it is secured and transfer money instantly. To select your payment method follow these instruction.
- To edit payment method first go Here
- Now you would able to see two options one PayPal and second Check, according to your need select any of the payment method.
How I can promote My Referral Link:
After successfully signing up with Hostgator affiliate system you will able to see your affiliate link which would look like this
- Now to promote your referral link you don’t need to have a website or blog, but if you do have a blog then you can use Hostgator affiliate banner which are provided here.
- You can also use some forums to promote your affiliate but carefully as spamming is the worst.
- You can ask your online friends who are willing to start their own blog to buy with your refer.
- You can use social media to promote your affiliate link i.e. Facebook, Twitter and etc
Earn More with Custom Coupons:
Another great feature is custom coupons, it allows you to create discount coupons up to 25% off on all hosting plain. You can use it attract your clients by giving them discount but keeping in mind you can only create 10 custom coupons. So it’s better to use it intelligently. You can create your custom coupon from here
So far, I have not faced any problem with Hostgator Affiliate system and from almost 1 year it is working like a charm. If you worked in right manner according to their terms and service it will bring fruitful experience to you. So why not give it a try Sign Up Now. Til then peace blessing and happy affiliating