Here are a few things you need to do succeed in Affiliate marketing.
Know Your Audience
The Product you are promoting must meet your audience's needs. Make sure the product you are promoting is a solution to their problems.
Dont plaster your blog/sites with too many ads. Your audience can read right through them. If they see you're just in to make a quick back they'll click the 'next' button.
Help Your readers
Take the time to give your readers detailed information about the product you are promoting. It could be a review of the product or a 'how to' article with the view to entice your readers to purchase the product. When you provide them with useful information they're more likely to purchase your product.
Be Honest With Your Readers
Your affiliate links should disclose whose products you're promoting. If your readers feel you're being evasive, they'll just bypass your affiliate link and go straight to the vendor and you'll not get your commission.
Dont Put All your Eggs in One Basket
Dont stick to one affiliate program Try as may as possible. If you find one that does not work for you try the next one and the next one until you find the affiliate programs that you'e comfortable with.