Affiliate Idea Born on Father's Day 2010


Father's Day Facebook post

I am sure those of you who have kids can identify with what I mean here. Then I thought of this as a marketer over the next few days, and it occurred to me that if you take all of the positivity of this sentiment, add the ever-present desire to save money (a combination of these two tells me that the demand for self-made gifts will never cease), then buy a suitable domain (SelfMadeGifts.com is still avaible; see below), and put up a content website on homemade gifts, it’ll find its audience!

Available domain name

How will you monetize it? Easily. Just look at the popularity of arts and crafts supplies:

Crafts supplies keywords

There are millions of people searching for them online on a monthly basis. Literally millions! If you start a website dedicated to homemade gifts and gift ideas (don’t forget to make it as interactive as possible too), selling arts and crafts supplies on the same website would be a very logical thing, and a great way to monetize such website’s traffic. Most of the crafts supplies merchants are paying a range of 10%-12% commissions, and many have EPC figures of $40 or higher.]]>


4 thoughts on “Affiliate Idea Born on Father's Day 2010”

  1. I’m with you on this Geno. I’ve received several pieces of original hand-made artwork from my brilliant 4 year old this week that were all given to me for Fathers Day. Your website idea would make a great one for content generation and social.

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