Wealthy Affiliate Platform FAQ’s – TRAINING – EDUCATION

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Wealthy Affiliate Platform FAQ’s – Training – Education


FAQ’s = Frequently Asked Questions

‘Wealthy Affiliate’ aka (also known as)

‘WA’ & ‘Wealthy Affiliate University’ – the terms are used interchangeably.

Questions you may have on Wealthy Affiliates’

Training & Education are answered below


Scroll down or use these quick links to your question

What is the Wealthy Affiliate University / Education Centre?

Training to teach you how to capitalize on any idea, interest, or passion that you have & turn that into a long term real tangible lucrative online business.

Training that also keeps you ahead of the curve in terms of what works today and what will work tomorrow.

No experience necessary, no product required.

Learn and apply at your own pace.

Where do I find the Training?

There are 2 areas ‘Training’ & ‘Live Events’.

Both accessible from the vertical menu on the left hand side below your profile picture

Upon clicking on either ‘Training’ or ‘Live Events’ a pop up window will appear with further options.

Additionally to the official training sections many blogs shared by members offer valuable information in building & growing your online business.

What Format is the Training?

‘Online Entrepreneur Certification’ & ‘Affiliate Bootcamp’
Step-by-step courses with task oriented lessons in written & video format and at a glance progress indicators

Tutorials in written &/or video format

‘Live Events’
Weekly live webinars with Q&A in video format
Webinar Replays in video format

What is the difference between ‘Online Entrepreneur Certification’ & ‘Affiliate Bootcamp’?

Both are step-by-step courses with tasks that you tick off.
As you go through the training & complete the tasks you will see your website / online business develop.

‘Online Entrepreneur Certification’ – Best for Getting Started in Any Niche
The ‘Online Entrepreneur Certification’ (OEC) training walks you through the process of creating and growing a business within absolutely ANY niche that you want.

It is a 5 phase course.
Each phase (level) has 10 lessons.


‘Affiliate Bootcamp’ – Best for Getting Started in Affiliate Marketing Niche
The ‘Affiliate Bootcamp’ training walks you through the process of creating and establishing a business in a niche related to the promotion of Wealthy Affiliate.

It is a 7 phase course.
Each phase (level) has 10 lessons.

What are these Tasks I have to do?

At the end of each lesson in the courses ‘Online Entrepreneur Certification’ & ‘Affiliate Bootcamp’ are tasks with checkboxes.

Every task is designed in building & growing your website / online business in a step-by-step way.

Tasks vary in how much time they take to complete. Some tasks can be completed very quickly others may take an hour or more.

What will I Learn with the ‘Online Entrepreneur Certification’ Course?

 The ‘Online Entrepreneur Certification’ (OEC) training walks you through the process of creating and growing a business within absolutely ANY niche that you want.

Phase (Level) 1 – Getting Started

These 10 lessons will walk you through your first steps in creating a successful online business that generates revenue.

Lesson 1:   Getting Rolling!

Lesson 2:   Understanding How to Make Money Online

Lesson 3:   Choose a Niche

Lesson 4:   Building Your OWN Niche Website

Lesson 5:   Setting Up Your Website

Lesson 6:   Getting Your Site Ready for Search Engines

Lesson 7:   Creating Your Initial Website Content

Lesson 8:   Creating Custom Menus on Your Website

Lesson 9:   Understanding Keywords, The Start of Your Content

Lesson 10: Congratulations and Your Next Steps

Phase (Level) 2 – Building Your Own Traffic Producing Website

Traffic is the root of your online business success, regardless of its’ nature.These 10 lessons will walk you through no cost traffic generation techniques that will allow you to capture highly relevant traffic in any niche.

Lesson 1:   Your Own Domain, Your Brand

Lesson 2:   Move On Over, My Brand Has Arrived

Lesson 3:   Creating Keyword Rich Content

Lesson 4:   Setting Up A Domain Specific Email Account

Lesson 5:   The Traffic Breakdown

Lesson 6:   Making Use of Visuals

Lesson 7:   Understanding the Low Hanging Fruit

Lesson 8:   Making face as a real person

Lesson 9:   Amplifying Your Productivity

Lesson 10: Boosting Your WA Ranks!

Phase (Level) 3 – Making Money!

These 10 lessons will walk you through a number of ways you can earn money through your site.

Lesson 1:    Understanding the MONEY in Online Business

Lesson 2:    Understanding Affiliate Programs & Networds

Lesson 3:    Relevant Affiliate Programs are Everywhere

Lesson 4:    Adding Affiliate Links to Your Pages

Lesson 5:    Instant Access to a Million Products

Lesson 6:    Leveraging Product Reviews

Lesson 7:    Getting Paid for Ads on Your Site

Lesson 8:    Earning Pennies OR Dollars?

Lesson 9:    A Brilliant Way to Track & Understand Your Traffic

Lesson 10:  With Help Comes Financial Success

Phase (Level) 4 – Mastering Social Engagement

These 10 lessons will walk you through all aspects of social engagement; from social media, social marketing and social networks.

Lesson 1:    What Does Social Engagement Mean to Your Business

Lesson 2:    Making Your Website a Place to Engage

Lesson 3:    Using Facebook the Right Way

Lesson 4:    Pinterest & the Visual Social Hemisphere

Lesson 5:    Incorporating a Sound Tweeting Campaign

Lesson 6:    Google Plus or Minus?

Lesson 7:    The Benefit of Being Social at WA

Lesson 8:    Make Your Campaigns Social Branding Animals

Lesson 9:    Using the Wealthy Affiliate Social Community

Lesson 10:  You Cannot Be a Master of Everything

Phase (Level) 5 – Achieving Maximum Success Through Content Creation

These 10 lessons will walk you through extending your skills and knowledge in everything from the initial research process, the content layout/architecture/structuring, creating high engagement through your content, effective techniques for boosting conversions, and scaling your content through proper goal setting and outsourcing.

Lesson 1:   Content is Your Business

Lesson 2:   Setting Up Google Webmaster Tools

Lesson 3:   Improving Indexing Times and Speeds

Lesson 4:   People Need to Read Your Content

Lesson 5:   A Year is a Short Period of Time, Yet Big for Business

Lesson 6:   Writing Within a Devised Plan Architecture

Lesson 7:   Writing Your Content With Conversion Intent

Lesson 8:   Injecting Comments with Intent

Lesson 9:   Bing and Yahoo, They Are Still the 33%

Lesson 10: Articulating a Plan for the Months and Year Ahead

What will I Learn with the ‘Affiliate Bootcamp’ Course?

The ‘Affiliate Bootcamp’ training walks you through the process of creating and establishing a business in a niche related to the promotion of Wealthy Affiliate.

Phase (Level) 1 – Getting Your Business Rolling

These 10 lessons will walk you through creating your foundation for a long term and very lucrative online business. 

Lesson 1:   Getting Started!

Lesson 2:   Choosing Your Direction

Lesson 3:   Building Your Website

Lesson 4:   A Website Look Around

Lesson 5:   Activating Your Plugins

Lesson 6:   Getting Your Website Ready for SEO

Lesson 7:   Your Initial Framework Of Content

Lesson 8:   Understanding the Keyword Research Process

Lesson 9:   Creating Thoughtful, Insightful Reviews

Lesson 10: The Exciting Journey Has Begun

Phase (Level) 2 – Content, Keywords and Conversions

These 10 lessons will walk you through creating quality content, including how to make it presentable and readable, how to leverage “keywords” to create content that ranks, and how to make your content to convert.

Lesson 1:   Creating Readable Content that Converts

Lesson 2:   Properly Using Affiliate Links

Lesson 3:   Understanding Keywords & A Day of Selling

Lesson 4:   Creating Reviews and Using Targeted Keywords

Lesson 5:   Take a break, catch up

Lesson 6:   Backing Up Your Website

Lesson 7:   Enhancing Your Website “Experience”

Lesson 8:   Building MORE Content Through Internal Links

Lesson 9:   Write a Review and Share It

Lesson 10: Offering Bonuses the Easy WA

Phase (Level) 3 – Giving Your Site Social Value

These 10 lessons will walk you through a variety of social aspects so that your visitors can share your quality content so you get more reach & traffic.

Lesson 1:   Making Your Site Social With Plugins

Lesson 2:   Making Your Social Profiles Brand Friendly

Lesson 3:   How to Create Socially Engaging Content

Lesson 4:   Social Waste Vs. Productivity

Lesson 5:   Take a social hiatus!

Lesson 6:   Power Writing Gone Wild!

Lesson 7:   Adding Google Analytics to Your Site

Lesson 8:   Leveraging the Jaaxy Affiliate Program

Lesson 9:   Making Promotional Use of Your Sidebar

Lesson 10: Build, Build, and BUILD!

Phase (Level) 4 – Get Visual. Get Aesthetic. Get a Brand Through Media

These 10 lessons will walk you through “sprucing” up your website to make it a better experience for your visitors; including how to incorporate media, imagery, & videos into your day to day marketing activities.

Lesson 1:   Introduction to Website Design

Lesson 2:   An Image Says a THOUSAND things

Lesson 3:   Leveraging Wealthy Affiliate Videos for conversions

Lesson 4:   Creating Logos & Images

Lesson 5:   Give yourself a break!

Lesson 6:   Creating an Effective Jaaxy Review

Lesson 7:   Research Jaaxy Keywords, Then Show & Tell

Lesson 8:   Pinning Habits Lead to Pinterest Power

Lesson 9:   Creating Your Own Videos

Lesson 10: A Lesson on Customer Perspective

Phase (Level) 5 – Knowing Your Audiences & Catapulting Your Referrals

These 10 lessons will walk you through a better understanding of your audiences, having improved skills in respect to converting your website visitor to an invite …and to a referral.

Lesson 1:   Creating Content With INTENT

Lesson 2:   Getting Your Comments to Convert!

Lesson 3:   Video, a HUGE Source of Traffic

Lesson 4:   From Keywords to LIVE on YouTube

Lesson 5:   A Discussion on Reviews (and a Break)

Lesson 6:   The Ultimate Referral Tool!

Lesson 7:   Incorporating Your Custom Sign-up Forms into Your Website

Lesson 8:   Helping Folks is Critical!

Lesson 9:   Create a Custom Video Sign-up Pages

Lesson 10: Creating a 6 Week Plan of Attack!

Phase (Level) 6 – Bing, Yahoo, & The Power of PPC

These 10 lessons will walk you through leveraging the “other” search engines which can lead to an incredible amount of traffic to your business.

Lesson 1:   An Introduction to PPC on Bing Ads

Lesson 2:   Letting Bing & Yahoo Know About Your Site

Lesson 3:   Paying for Traffic on Bing & Yahoo

Lesson 4:   Setting Up Your First PPC Campaign

Lesson 5:   Take a Break, Do a Little Math

Lesson 6:   Creating Small, Bite Size Review Ad Groups

Lesson 7:   Setting Up Conversion Tracking

Lesson 8:   Capitalizing on Hidden PPC Landing Pages

Lesson 9:   Getting REAL Creative With Keywords

Lesson 10: Refining Your PPC Campaign & Your Journey Ahead

Phase (Level) 7 – How to Scale Successful PPC Campaigns

These 10 lessons will walk you through the process of scaling PPC campaigns in a way that leads to profitability and long term success.

Lesson 1:  Blasting Your WA Affiliate Earnings With PPC

Lesson 2:  Understanding the Google Adwords Opportunity

Lesson 3:  Maximizing Review Pages With PPC

Lesson 4:  You, the Affiliate, Are Responsible for Analysis

Lesson 5:  Mastering the Flow of Relevance

Lesson 6:  The “Double Down” Approach to PPC

Lesson 7:  To Direct Link or Not to Direct Link

Lesson 8:  The Mathematical Business Model of PPC

Lesson 9:  Using Concise Pages for PPC

Lesson 10: Creating a Long Term, Scalable PPC Campaign

What are ‘Classrooms’?

‘Classrooms’ have additional Tutorials / Trainings written by WA Premium Members

There are 13 ‘Classrooms’, each one covers a different topic

  • Getting Started
  • Authoring & Writing Content
  • Keyword, Niche and Market Research
  • Email Marketing
  • Local Marketing
  • Pay Per Click Marketing
  • Video Marketing
  • Social Engagement & Marketing
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Everything WordPress
  • Website Development & Programming
  • WA Affiliate Program
  • The Wealthy Affiliate Platform


What are ‘Live Events’?

‘Live Events’ are weekly 1 hour live webinar trainings with Q&A.
Each week on a different relevant sub-topic for building & growing your online business.

Webinar Replays are available shortly after the ‘Live Event’ & remain archived for members to access 24/7/365.

Have any thoughts or questions? Feel free to ask them below and chime in any discussion.

To your abundance & dream laptop lifestyle!  ?

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