Best Marketing Webinars 2020-2021

Alexandra Belski Alexandra Belski
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2020 was a rollercoaster of a year, in which many marketers were forced to put their campaigns on pause. However, the travel niche has already started to recover and now might be the right time to learn about the latest market trends and dive right in. This guide encompasses some of the best free marketing webinars of 2020-2021 covering affiliate marketing, blogging, SEO, and other online monetization strategies.

Best marketing webinars 2020-2021

Affiliate Marketing Webinars

Below, we’ve gathered some of the best online marketing webinars that you can watch for free to learn the ropes of affiliate marketing from the comfort of your own home.

Travelpayouts Affiliate Summit

Travelpayouts Affiliate Summit (TPAS) is an annual conference on CPA marketing and travel traffic monetization. The summit brings together key players in the international travel market, such as big advertisers, the best-performing affiliates, SEO experts, and representatives of travel services.

We are trying to do our best to grow the travel niche, especially during these challenging times, and the summit is a great place for market players to meet useful acquaintances and exchange insights. The program features workshops and webinars on travel trends, content and digital marketing, SEO, blogging, affiliate marketing, and more.

You can watch all recordings of the TPAS 2020 on our YouTube channel.

How to Start Affiliate Marketing for Beginners 2021

ODi Productions is an entrepreneur and affiliate marketing expert. On his YouTube channel, he shares a lot of useful tutorials for marketers to follow in order to get a head start. In this webinar, he covers the topic of “affiliate marketing for beginners” and explains how to start your journey as a marketer in five simple steps. You’ll learn:

  • How to choose a profitable niche;
  • How to set up a WordPress blog and install plugins;
  • Which affiliate networks are the best;
  • Why you need email marketing and how to get subscribers;
  • What rich content is;
  • Where to start with getting traffic;
  • And much more.

Another great ODi Productions webinar is “What you need to know about affiliate marketing in 2021”, which presents a brief review of what 2020 was like for the affiliate marketing and ecommerce niches while walking you through the main steps of protecting your business during these challenging times. You’ll learn about the importance of branding, giving value with your product and content, adapting to trends, as well as the essential skills for affiliate marketers that will help you take your business to the next level and turn it into a full-time job.

How to Choose a Profitable Niche by Miles Beckler

In this webinar, Miles Beckler, an online entrepreneur and marketing pro, shares detailed instructions on how to choose a niche for your website. As this is often the most difficult step for aspiring marketers, Miles shares some of the best resources around for boosting the growth of your business. This is a two-part webinar and will help you:

  • Identify three possible niches you’d enjoy working in for years
  • Compare the competition and opportunity within each niche
  • Choose the best first niche for you based on data

The second part dives deep into keyphrase research to help you identify niches or website concepts with high search volume, low competition, and profitability potential.

How to Build an Affiliate Marketing Website in 2020

This 1.5-hour webinar by Santrel Media, a US marketing agency, presents a step-by-step guide on how to create a WordPress blog and start your affiliate marketing journey. You’ll learn how to register a domain, choose hosting, set up a site on WordPress, install a theme and plugins, create pages, and design your blog. The second part of the webinar unveils secrets to affiliate marketing success, such as:

  • Tracking your campaign with Google Search Console
  • Analyzing competition
  • Researching keywords
  • Choosing a niche
  • Promoting affiliate offers

Affiliate Marketing Challenges During the Lockdown

The COVID-19 outbreak has brought most travel to a standstill, with global air traffic down by 90% and a heavy toll being felt across other travel segments. As a result, travel affiliates saw their revenue crash in a matter of days. Despite this niche collapse, opportunities still abound for those marketers willing to adapt.

In this webinar, Guillaume Schaer, the founder of, and Craig Campbell, renowned SEO expert, share ways to turn this crisis into one of your best business opportunities. You’ll learn about affiliate challenges in the new environment as well as niches and monetization strategies that work now.

Travel Blogging and Writing

As domestic tourism restarts, people seek travel advice to navigate a confusing landscape and look up to travel bloggers for such advice. Below, we’ve listed a few content marketing webinars that will help you master your craft and avoid common blogging pitfalls.

Failure Stories by Travel Bloggers

In this webinar, travel bloggers Claudia Tivani of My Adventures Across the World and Strictly Sardinia, Chris Christenson of Amateur Traveler, and Jacob Fu of Local Adventurer share stories of their successes and failures and how they managed to stay afloat. You’ll learn about the intricacies of blog monetization, networking, outsourcing, producing content, increasing traffic flow, and more.

This webinar will be especially relevant if your travel business has suffered during the COVID-19 pandemic, as the guests discuss ways to overcome the current challenges facing the blogging niche.

10 Travel Planning Trends for 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought travel to a standstill, but the niche has begun to recover and consumers are already planning their next getaways. In this analytics marketing webinar, PhocusWire and Sojern are investigating travelers’ attitudes toward upcoming trips and their booking behavior. Based on this data, the teams present ten strategies that will help travel marketers create content and generate bookings in these challenging times.

The webinar is available on demand. To gain access, you need to register.

Travel Blogging Amidst the Crisis

Many webmasters and bloggers found it difficult to promote travel-related offers due to the COVID-19 outbreak. However, the pandemic is no reason to lose heart and sit back. Instead, use this time to refresh your blog’s content as well as perform optimization and marketing, so when travel is back to normal, you’ll have a head start.

In this webinar, travel blogger Somto Ugwueze shares a list of steps that will help affiliate marketers jumpstart their businesses, such as:

  • How to create a media kit
  • How to pitch travel brands and tourism boards
  • How to create a successful Pinterest strategy
  • How to build backlinks to your website
  • How to create an additional income stream to your blog
  • COVID-19 survival kit for travel bloggers

Travel Traffic Monetization: Tips for Content Creators

Even though the travel niche has changed a lot over the last year, it still presents earning opportunities for marketers. As local tourism is rapidly gaining popularity, this sector opens up a whole new way to approach travel blogging and content creation. 

In this webinar, you’ll get the latest niche status data, learn the best practices and mistakes for travel traffic monetization, review strategies that are working in the niche today, explore the best and worst choices for verticals, receive actionable advice on driving free and paid traffic, and more!

How to Make Money Online

Whether you want to make a set amount of money in a short timeframe, launch an online business, or find a remote job, the webinars below will teach you how to make earnings from the comfort of your home. 

10 Websites to Make Money Online for Free

There is only so much time you can dedicate to work and this 30-minute webinar presents 10 passive income opportunities that allow you to make money for free without a credit card required. Although none of these sites are likely to turn you into a millionaire overnight, through taking action, you can build up a few income streams. The range of the platforms is diverse and includes print-on-demand services, creating online courses, selling photography, and so on.

If ecommerce is your niche, make sure to check out other videos on the Wholesale Ted channel. You’ll find case studies of successful online stores, guides for using apps and tools, sales psychology tactics, advice on legal stuff like creating refund policies, etc.

How to Make Money on Pinterest in 2021

Mike Vestil is an online entrepreneur and YouTube vlogger who became known for earning $1.5 million on Shopify within 12 months. Mike is also a successful Pinterest marketer. In this webinar, he shares his secrets to getting over 129,000 monthly viewers on Pinterest as well as a step-by-step guide on how to replicate his success. In under 20 minutes, you’ll learn how to find your niche, start creating beautiful pins, and monetize your channel with advertising through Google Adsense or Mediavine using affiliate marketing.

If you want to get to know Mike, here is the story behind his huge success on Shopify. In this video, Mike shares screens of his Shopify back office and sales statistics, explains how to use Facebook to find winning products, analyze the reasons for their popularity, and create your marketing strategy.

How to Make Money Working Remotely

As the COVID-19 pandemic is changing the way we live, remote work has become increasingly popular. In this webinar, Marina Mogilko, an online entrepreneur and YouTube blogger, shares the top 11 jobs that anyone can use to make money in this new environment. These jobs let you earn income from the comfort of your home. They may require basic computer skills and an Internet connection.

You can also check out Marina’s video on 10 free apps to make money from your phone. If you are on the lookout for more opportunities to earn income online as quickly as possible, look no further. This webinar encompasses ten great applications that you can use to make money by fulfilling various tasks, such as filling out surveys, sharing your opinion, etc.

9 High-Paying Online Jobs You Can Do From Home

This is yet another great webinar on online moneymaking that encompasses nine profitable jobs you can do from the comfort of your home. You’ll get a list of resources to keep track of and a list of amazing jobs, varying from online contractors and virtual assistants to sales people, SEO consultants, and more.

Sunny Lenarduzzi, the webinar’s author, is an online entrepreneur, broadcaster, and teacher with a decade of experience creating social media and brand strategies. On her YouTube channel, you can find tips on how to build an online business, improve your productivity, create different income streams, and more.

SEO Webinars

With more and more businesses becoming digital, it is equally important and challenging to improve your search ranking and attract customers. The right SEO approach will help you pull in significant traffic and propel your online business forward.

SEO Traffic Show

In this three-episode online series, Jason Barnard and Tristam Jarman, renowned SEO and digital marketing experts, pick affiliate sites apart and provide actionable advice on how to turn your site into an SEO traffic magnet. In the first episode, you’ll learn how to improve header menu navigation, increase page speed, and tackle thin content. The second episode expands at length on backlinks and Google crawler issues. The third episode explains the importance of using the https protocol and creating the right content marketing strategy.

Marketing Travel Blogs and Businesses in the Time of COVID-19

In this joint webinar, Travelpayouts and MeetEdgar share hands-on tips on how to market your blog through social media as well as affiliate and content marketing. You’ll learn how to survive the crisis and promote your site as well as build brand awareness through social media.

5 Hours of SEO (Semrush Live)

On the SEMrush Live channel, you can find plenty of webinars that will help you run SEO expertly and spur business growth. There are both short videos and one-to-five-hour long webinars expanding at length on the intricacies of SEO.

SEMrush Live covers different topics from niche selection and increasing traffic flow to content marketing and SEO. For example, marketers may learn how to create a winning SEO strategy in 2021, optimize ecommerce stores, get SEO predictions for 2021, and much more.

How to Rank #1 in 2021

SEMrush and Ignite Visibility share their tried-and-true strategies to get ranked first in Google’s SERP. In the webinar, you’ll learn about Core Web Vitals, the new Google ranking factor, and get hands-on tips on how to:

  • Perform technical page optimization for search engines
  • Produce content that will attract the right visitors for your brand
  • Personalize your SEO strategy
  • Grow organic search for your business
  • Learn the importance of BERT
  • Become an efficient SEO leader for your company

Where to Focus Your SEO Efforts in 2021

In this webinar by Search Engine Academy, four expert SEO trainers flesh out search optimization in detail and talk about ways to improve your rankings in 2021. During this one-hour training, you’ll learn how to use Google My Business, stay user-focused, think about searcher intent, speed up your page load, and provide an overall great user experience.

Over to You

In times of crisis, the best thing you can do is seize opportunities for learning new skills and adapt to the changing environment. You can get deep insights by exploring expert advice and, luckily, the internet abounds in free webinars that will give your marketing strategy a new spin and help you beef up your online presence in your niche. Be sure to check out the webinars in this list and follow Travelpayouts to avoid missing any upcoming events.

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