Ever since it hit the interwebs, chatGPT has been growing and developing to deliver content of an increasingly more pragmatic and professionally applicable form. In fact, it is reported that it now has over 1.16 billion users - that’s pretty staggering! Now, we’re at the point where companies are using it as a part of their endeavors such as part of their affiliate marketing plans.
ChatGPT currently has 1.16 billion users.
In this article, TrafficStars shows you 5 key ways that you can use chatGPT and other AI programs to optimize your affiliate marketing campaigns. Let’s go!
What is chatGPT?
Released in November 2022, chatGPT is an open AI chatbot that uses algorithms and internet inputs in order to generate conversations that mimic human interactions. Having tried it out extensively, we can confirm that it is a useful tool. For instance, you could send the text and ideas for an ad creative or business proposal and ask it to “simplify this as an ad creative/concise business proposal”, and it will be able to make solid suggestions for taglines, idea summaries, and the like.
ChatGPT can answer questions, and assist you with different tasks, like composing emails, essays, and code.
This is not to imply that we should rely on chatGPT entirely to produce our content. Rather, we should incorporate it as a pragmatic tool that allows us to refine our ideas, and then refine them further, in the same way that we use rulers to underline headings (here’s hoping the world knows what they are). Remember that chatGPT is no shortcut for employing finely crafted human skills, which are used to notice elements that computers can’t, and apply first-hand experience to projects.
Top Money-Making AI Tools for Affiliate Marketers
With that said, there are a number of AI tools out there that with the right application, can be used to make money for your affiliate marketing campaigns. It’s no surprise that so many additional AI tools have popped up since the success of chatGPT. To the point where there are so many to choose from that affiliates like ourselves are required to list off some of the good ones. Here are 5 practical AI tools that you can use to optimize your marketing journeys and make money.
Midjourney is a tool used to generate AI-imagery, and its capabilities aren’t too bad. It uses a monthly subscription and allows you to make specific commands for the kind of image you want to generate. The genres are broad and versatile, and with a number of tries, you can refine your creation and incorporate your branding.
Of course, chatGPT is a chat generator. But with back and forth text requests you can refine text of all kinds, from business proposals to taglines for ad creatives. Not to mention, the basic service is free. With the plus you get faster responses, more personalization, and more efficiency, amongst many other perks.
This is a video editing AI tool that automates many aspects of the video making process, including the tedious tasks like transcriptions, as well as refining and leveling sounds for a professional sound. For affiliate marketers working in video form, Podcastle is a cheap way to create voice overs for your creatives.
This little devil is an excellent tool for putting the findings of our team meetings into action. Fireflies has the ability to tap into Teams/Zoom calls and make notes/transcriptions of the conversations they had. You can then use the bullet points to optimize your creatives, and concisely employ the key takeaways.
Looka is another AI image generator, but one that is fine-tuned to the task of logos. This is a vital part of branding, and can be used to create a unique logo for your company with ease, which can then be a part of your creatives whether they come in the form of push, banner or native display ad.
Top 5 Tips for Using ChatGPT in Affiliate Marketing
#1 Build Ad Creatives
While ChatGPT can not generate images, this AI bot can be used to write catchy taglines. The more details your request contains, the more accurate the answer will be. In this instance, you would need to rework them to make them more unique, but it is a great way to refine your adverts and make the step towards packaging and then selling them.
Moreover, ChatGPT can translate text into other languages, as well as modify the tone and style while considering cultural connotations and regional variations in word meanings.
#2 Email Affiliate Marketing
If your ad creative is solid enough to convince users to sign up to your website, product, or service, then it is important to keep them engaged for the long run. To that end, chatGPT can be used to create original content that can then be cut and disseminated into email marketing. For instance, you may want to promote a new product, deal or perk to your subscribers. It’s important to use the chatGPT platform to incentivize the idea, and continue refining it until it is right for your message/branding.
Bear in mind that you would need to fill in more details to portray your message more accurately, but this is not a bad starting point:
#3 General Content Brainstorming
Another way that chatGPT can be used is for general content brainstorming. Specify the theme of your website and voila – your request is done.
Whether you turn to the chatbot to get the ball rolling with the content or turn to a professional is up to you, but it is a good way to throw some initial ideas at the wall if you are struggling. You can also supply the chatbot with keywords and frequently asked questions to really target your niche.
#4 Create Landing Pages
Your landing page needs to have an impression on your users, and chatGPT isn’t bad at supplying its users with a basic introduction, and even its basic code. In the case of the former, you must enter your company name, a description of your business, its landing page URL, and keywords. Then simply enter it into the chat and await the response. For code, you will need to provide a lot of information, as coding is a high-level skill.
It’s advisable to give the chat bot two or three concise sentences for the description, and be clear with the distinction between each form of information given. And then once you get the result, you can alter the parameters and try again until the content becomes more refined.
#5 SEO content optimization
ChatGPT can help with your website's search engine optimization (SEO) in several ways:
#1 Keyword research: ChatGPT can help you identify the right keywords and phrases to optimize your website content. By analyzing your website and your niche, it can suggest high-potential keywords that can help you rank higher in search results.
#2 Content optimization: ChatGPT can help you optimize your website content for search engines. By analyzing the structure, readability, and relevance of your content, it can provide suggestions on how to improve it for better SEO results.
#3 Backlink analysis: ChatGPT can help you analyze your website's backlink profile, which is an important factor in SEO. It can identify the quality and relevance of your backlinks and provide suggestions on how to improve your backlink profile.
#4 Competitive analysis: ChatGPT can help you analyze your competitors' websites and identify their SEO strategies. It can provide insights on their keyword usage, content structure, and backlink profile, which can help you adjust your own SEO strategy.
#5 Technical optimization: ChatGPT can also help you optimize the technical aspects of your website, such as page speed, mobile-friendliness, and URL structure. By providing suggestions on how to improve these factors, it can help you rank higher in search results.
Overall, ChatGPT can be a valuable tool for improving your website's SEO performance. However, it's important to note that SEO is a complex and ever-evolving field, and it's important to stay up-to-date with the latest best practices and trends.
Use the Optimizer
While the Optimizer - is not specifically AI, but it is a handy tool that can be used in tandem with your affiliate marketing development. Its purpose is to blacklist sources of traffic that are underperforming and allows you to set your own specific, and stringent specifications. In other words, it gives you more power and autonomy over your campaign, and helps you to refine your search and “optimize” (do you see what we did there?) your strategies.
Can you differentiate between AI and human-generated content? According to statistics, 53% of users fail to identify ChatGPT as AI-written content. Will machines be able to deceive you? 🤖
Adding chatGPT to your arsenal of money-making affiliate marketing tools is worth considering. Lacking time or resources, it can be used to initiate many of the creative processes involved in making money. In many ad formats, it and other AI tools fit a niche and a format that is sufficient to generate leads and instigate conversions. And, it’s in its infancy. It has nowhere to go but up.