So many of us want to make money blogging. As a matter of fact, I’m one of those making money with their blogs and if you are reading this post this moment, you are certainly interested in generating some earnings as a blogger.
There are almost uncountable ways to make money as a blogger. In this post, I discussed 15 different ways bloggers (including me) make money. If you haven’t read that resourceful article, I recommend you check it out.
Recently, I publish another post on 5 options to monetize your blog. A pretty nice summary to get you going.
I’m still on the look out for more ways to make money as a blogger. So I stepped out and contacted some top bloggers in the industry to share their secrets with us. The good news is that most of them responded, sharing their most cherished secrets.
Anybody (including you) can create a blog that makes money. Any blog that’s read by human beings can make money. It all revolves round the monetizing strategies in place and a money making blog can generate between $0 and $500 000+ a month. That’s right!
You want to build such a name that when heard; everyone will give you a standing ovation or even kneel down.
Well, I don’t know if you can achieve that with blogging judging by the fact you’re not Jesus Christ.
However, what I do know is that you can become a blogger that everyone will love to celebrate.
You can become a blogger that people will always like to associate with knowing you’re a big deal.
You can build such a name that every blogger in the world will be fortunate to seat with you even for few seconds. Continue reading
Backlinks are simply links pointing to your site from other websites. They are considered by search engines as votes for your content by readers. Generally, the more links you get back to your blog, the higher the chances of ranking higher.
However, the sites that link back to your blog can make or break your blog. If you get links from web spam contents or blacklisted domains, that’s going to be really bad and can hurt your SEO. You can use tools like MonitorBacklinks to keep an eye on your link progress or simply grab data from your Google Webmaster Tools account. Fortunately, Google has the DisaVow Tool to help them know which links to overlook. Continue reading
Some bloggers think they can fool advertisers. They desperately need money so they do a lot of stupid things to lower their Alexa rank. If you are one of them, I have just one thing to tell you;
– > Advertisers are not stupid!
Advertisers are businessmen. They spend money to make profit. They want targeted exposure, leads, sales, brand promotion, profitable business relationship, etc. They are not impressed by stats. They are impressed by results. Continue reading
Welcome to part III in the “How to create a money making blog” series. In part I, we saw how to choose a blogging topic. In part II, we were looking at 10 tips to choose the right domain name and how to register it cheap. In this part III, we are looking at points to help us choose the more appropriate Content Managing System (CMS) or blogging platform from amongst the top 2.
It’s important you choose the right blogging script right from this beginning so as to avoid the hassle of moving from one platform to the other in the future. Each of these CMSs has its list of pros and cons. That means non is perfect. However, considering some points will help you in making the right choice. Continue reading