There are many affiliate marketing programs available in the modern day scenario. Many people enter into affiliate marketing programs with the belief that it is some getting rich quickly scheme and nothing could be farther from the truth. Certainly, many people have become quite wealthy as a result of their marketing efforts; but I doubt that any of them would tell you that it was quick or easy. You have to treat affiliate marketing like you would any other job - you have to show interest and you have to put forth the effort necessary to make it successful.