Can Online Business Advice from 2001 Still Apply Today?

The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same

Do you remember 2001? When Tweeting was something only birds did and most businesses didn’t even had a web site. Is it possible that what was true about online business then is still true today?

Recently, I looked through one of my wife’s old business books from college. In the section about entrepreneurship, it had a half page about online business. A half page out of 400+ pages. That was the extent of their lesson on the internet.

7 Ways to Promote Evergreen Affiliate Offers

Helpful Tips for Both Affiliates and Product Owners

We all love the big product launches. They are exciting, have great contests and prizes, and a wonderful way to bring in a lot of money in a short time. But evergreen offers can be incredibly lucrative as well.

How to promote evergreen affiliate offers
The advantages of a time-bound launch are clear:

  1. They build buzz. When many people are promoting the same thing, it certainly makes waves.
  2. Affiliates love the contests and prizes. Let’s face it…affiliates are competitive by nature.
  3. The “Launch Echo.” A “launch echo” is the natural positive effect launches have on your brand, which is often long-lasting. Credit to Jeff Walker for coining this term.

But they also have their downsides…