Affiliates are one the most popular way to earn on Internet. To make good earning from affiliate market click on your affiliate link is most needed and first thing to be done by your affiliate/referral. In most of systems affiliates are being tracked by browser cookies, one click on your referral link will make the person your affiliate for a long time. Here are some ways to increase click on your affiliate link and also ways to increase sales after click.(successful affiliation)
1. Convert your referral link to some short url using services like tinyurl.com or bit.ly OR if you are using WordPress use plugins like GoCodes
2. Use converted referral link as signature everywhere. In forums, email , chat room status , messenger status.
3. Use banner instead of text link. Sometimes banners and graphical representation helps more.
4. Create own marketing for the product you are referring. Own tagline, representation, website and then redirect to original site using referral link.
5. You are earning something from referral, Offer some reward to the person who is joining under your referral. Some companies pay damn high rates for affiliate (very competitive hosting business), you can offer some money back on successful referral.
6. Promote your affiliate link using PPC program like Adwords,Clicksor,Adbrite. Write about the company that you are referring or about the product in companion.
7. This sounds funny but promote your link being a female, fake profiles if you are not a female. This increases click rates rapidly though I never tried, but it’s true.
Suggest me few more ways.