There are the following disadvantages of Affiliate Marketing -
1. We Don't Control our Competition
As we all know that Affiliate Marketing gain popularity day by day, so our competition also varies based on the industry. Most of the companies offer various offers to attract customers, such as discount offers, first-time shopping offers, etc.
2. No Guarantee of Revenue
No organization guarantees that the Affiliate Marketer will earn the expected revenue. The biggest challenge for Affiliate Marketers is to put all their efforts to maximize the product's brand. If they are unable to maximize the brand of the product, it is very difficult to estimate how much money they made in the end.
3. Affiliate Link Hijackers
In Affiliate Marketing, there may be a chance that our Affiliate link gets hacked by the hackers.
4. False Advertisements
It is the biggest disadvantage of Affiliate Marketing. Sometimes, Affiliate Marketing associates with spammy marketing campaigns that produce spammy, non-relevant, dummy, and false products to the customers, so always be aware black affiliate marketing strategies and false advertisements otherwise your website can completely destroy the organization's reputation.
5. Requires self-Discipline
Affiliate Marketing is like traditional marketing means there is not any established agenda, routine, and guidance to do work.