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8 Ways to Make Money from your Blog

8 WAYS TO MAKE MONEY FROM YOUR BLOG



We've selected the eight most common blog monetization techniques (including one of our products of course!) and evaluated them on the five categories our research has shown matter most to bloggers.



The BIGGER the segment in the pizza slice, the better that technique is for that category!



Did you know? Florence Nightingale famously used this style of chart

-EARNING POTENTIAL

-LOOK AND FEEL

-CONTROL

-RELEVANCE

-EASE OF USE



1. DISPLAY ADVERTISING

Text, image interactive and video adverts, usually at the top or sides of your blog



Payment model: Pay Per Click

Check out: Google Adsense



2. IN-TEXT ADVERTISING

Specific keywords in your content are automatically turned into rollover adverts



Payment model: Pay Per Click

Check out: Vibrant Media, Kontera



3.SPONSORSHIP

Advertisers pay you to place ads within specific posts or sponsor your whole blog



Payment model: Cost Per Mile (CPM)

You're paid a set amount for every 1000 impressions of advertisers ads.

Check out: Etsy



4. AFFILIATE ADVERTISING

Add affiliate links to products and online merchants to your content. DIY and automated options.



Payment model:

Usually Cost Per Acquisition (CPA)

You get paid a commission on sales generated through your links

Check out: Amazon Affiliate Network, Skimlinks, Viglink



5. PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP

Charge your community to access parts of your content

Payment model: Choose a one-off monthly or annual fee

Check out: Wishlist, Digital Access Pass



6. PROMOTE ADVERTISERS' PRODUCTS

Specific keywords in your content are automatically turned into rollover adverts



Payment model: Pay Per Click

Check out: Vibrant Media, Kontera



7. SELL MERCHANDISE



Create your own products and sell them



Payment model: Set your own prices

Check out: Cafepress.com



8. MONETIZE VIDEO CONTENT



Automatically add a link to a relevant product to every video on your blog



Payment model: Usually Cost Per Acquisition (CPA)

Earn commission on every purchase by a video viewer.



Check out:

coull.com/vidlinkr

8 Ways to Make Money from your Blog

shared by Coull on Jun 27, 2013 in How To

8 Ways to Make Money from your Blog

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We've selected the eight most common blog monetization techniques (including one of our products of course!) and evaluated them on the five categories our research has shown matter most to bloggers.
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