There are billions of dollars exchanging hands every day on the internet. You can claim your share by creating a site targeted at people looking for specific products and services.
You don’t even need your own products or services, what you really need are highly targeted visitors to your own website that offers the visitors products and services they are searching for.
You can place links as an affiliate to cash in on other peoples products and services. Your website has to drive targeted traffic for a niche that has a lot of buyers.
Take some time to explore products and services that are being sold the most online and look for affiliate programs that will pay you for recommending these to others.
Once you have worked out your niche market, you will need to create unique content to drive visitors to your website. Your content should provide real value to the end user. You can review the products and services and also place videos related to your niche market.
You can get many videos from sites like YouTube related to your niche market.
Do some searches on Google to find other sites that are promoting products and services in your niche area as affiliates. Get an idea of how popular these sites are by using Alexa and Google Page Ranks.
Brainstorm ideas on how your can improve upon the sites that are already online and create a plan on building your own sites.