Multi-level marketing (MLM)
MLM is a marketing strategy in which the sales force is compensated not only for sales they personally generate, but also for the share of sales of their referals
This recruited sales force is referred to as the participant’s “downline”, and can provide multiple levels of compensation. This strategy sometimes is also called for pyramid selling, network marketing and referral marketing.
In picture below you can see an easy MLM structure
So, as you can see in the picture. This money making scheme is name Multi Level Marketing because it consists of multiple levels. The most important person and the biggest winner is that who stands on the top.
The most popular MLM networks
The most popular MLM marketing network is Amway. This company is in business for 53 years, since 1959. Amway have their distributors all around the world and everybody who is interested can join their affiliate programme by finding the nearest dealer here.
Empower Network is relatively new MLM network, but it has showed some impressive results. In the past 12 months they have paid out $17,000,000 in commissions to their 50,000+ team members. This Network unlike to other similar MLM networks pays their members 100% commisions of the product price. The main product that Empower Network offers is blog. Also they provides their members with top quality information about internet marketing, and many audio and video materials.
To join this network you will need to pay $25 for your blog and $19.95 affiliate fee. After this you will be able to recruit your own affiliates and earn $25 a month for each refferal (if you get 2 refferals then you are allready earning!).