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6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by Betboss(m): 8:10am On Feb 05, 2016
When the term blogging is mentioned, the question in the mind of most of blogging enthusiasts is what can they gain blogging. Beside this question, bloggers are also seeking ever ending ways to monetize their blogs. Blogging has in recent time become one of "the most guaranteed ways to make money online. Across the world there are bloggers who earn decent income from their blogs, with most of the top bloggers , like Pete Cashmore of Mashable , Michael Arrington of TechCrunch and Mario Lavandeira of PerezHilton who earn more than five-figure income monthly from their respective blogs.

Blogging is all about expressing your passion to the world in realtime. Some bloggers go into blogging all for the fun of it,while many others blog hoping to make money from their blogs. Whichever category you fall into, the fact is that you can actually make money from your blog.

The first step towards earning money from your blog is to offer value of some sort on your blog. You have to get your audience engaged before the conversions can start trickling. The next step is to increase traffic to your website, thus building an interest bound audience and committed visitors to your blog. You can start by creating high quality contents for your blog. Implement the necessary SEO on your blog as well as on all your contents. Promote your blog on popular forums, social media platforms , web directories, blog directories, social media bookmarking sites as well as paid advertising. If you have the audience, you can then start making money from your blog.

There are so many ways you can make money from your blog which can complement your blogging effort.This article will list six "ways to make money from blogging.

#1 - Affiliate Marketing

Affiliate marketing is one way to make money from your blog. You can promote affiliate products on your blog. Affiliate marketing is a lucrative way to monetize your blog as you can create a passive income promoting a good product. A great tip to choosing the perfect product to promote is to promote genuine and quality product that is rare. Don't just stick to one promote ,promote more than one product. You should study how to become an affiliate marketer to learn more affiliate marketing tips. There are many products and services you can promote on your blog, a nice step to take is to visit ClickBank or Commission Junction , find and choose products related to your niche. For instance, on this blog I promote web hosting services from some of the best web hosting companies in the world.

#2 - Flip Blogs

Flipping blogs is another great way to make money from your blog. This idea might require you to have a little technical background on web designing. This idea involves setting up a blog, increase traffic to the blog and put it up for sale.On average you can earn $150-200 flipping blogs. A good place to flip your blog is Flippa

#3 - Sell Your Own Product

You can also make money from your blog selling your own product. This website makes on average $250 monthly from sales of my eBook on how to create a 4-figure income monthly. Selling your own product is not only lucrative but it gives you the freedom of mind. A great tip is to start selling from day one, don't wait till you have that huge audience before selling your own product on your blog. You can easily create ebooks in PDF formats by using a Microsoft word or any other .doc text editor to create the contents of your eBook, afterwards convert it to a PDF file preferably with any of this tools. You can use Canva or MyeCoverMaker to create an eBook cover for your eBook.

#4 - Become A Blog Designer

Setting up blogs for individuals and business entities is a very lucrative way to monetize your blog. Like in the case of blog flipping ,you will need some technical knowledge on web designing to be able to standout as a good blog designer. So many corporate bodies and individuals prefer the blogging platform. You can advertise this service on your blog homepage to your audience, use word of mouth advertising to tell friends and social groups about what you do. I setup on average one blog weekly for different type of clients, ranging from individual to corporate blogs.

#5 - Become A Freelancer

Yeah! You can make money from your blog as a freelancer. In this respect I mean offering service on short-term contracts. As a freelancer you should have a specified expertise. You can become a content marketer, learn more on how to create high quality content. You can also administer blogs for other bloggers. Bloggers who are part-time bloggers who run very tight schedule will need the help of a blog administrator to keep their audience engaged. There lots of different freelance services you can offer on your blog. To become a freelancer visit Elance, Freelance to find a freelance job.

#6 - Sell Ads

Finally on our list is to sell ads on your blog. Publishing ads on your blog is one the most popular ways through which bloggers make money from their blog. There are many ads network you can publish ads for , but the most popular of this ad networks is the Google AdSense ad network. One prerequisite factor on which you can sell ads on your blog is that you must have the audience. If you don't have the audience, then you can forget about selling ads on your blog as the conversion will be very low and thus low income . Here are some great tips on how to increase traffic to your website. If you have the audience, then consider selling ads from third parties or create your own ads network if you have a very huge audience. One the cons of selling ads on your blog is that the earning can be very low. In other words you will need high conversions to increase your earnings. To make money from Google AdSense is very reliable, but it depends on many factors, this include your preferred niche, the amount of traffic your blog attracts and the placement of your ads. Google AdSense might not earn you as much as the methods mentioned above, but it's still a very great way to earn passive income your blog over a long period of time. You can sign up for Google AdSense by following the required processes. You should have a decent amount of traffic and a good number of original contents on your blog before applying for the program.

Conclusion

The fact remains that blogging is a very serious business. Once you put in the required effort, you will be able to make money from your blog. Gone are the days when you tell your family members or friends you intend to blog and they laugh it off . Thousands of bloggers across the world are earning decent income from their blogs on a monthly bases. You too can do same by following some of the methods outlined in this article.

Source: http://herokeys.com/article/six-ways-to-make-money-from-your-blog/

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Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by Pastorudosky17(m): 3:01pm On Feb 05, 2016
sad,bt how can someone create his own website, i mean d following steps to follow
Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by Betboss(m): 6:36pm On Feb 05, 2016
Pastorudosky17:
sad,bt how can someone create his own website, i mean d following steps to follow

I have written a post on that, simply visit http://HeroKeys.com/article for more info or
http://herokeys.com/article/how-to-create-a-website-6-easy-steps-beginners-guild/
to learn how to create a website from scratch.

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Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by mubitechnology: 1:53am On Feb 07, 2016
I seriously I agree with you, that why am updating my skill set.
Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by Spolymer(f): 8:22am On Feb 07, 2016
There is never going to be money, if there is no traffic my brother. Nice list though.

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Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by Betboss(m): 10:45am On Feb 10, 2016
Spolymer:
There is never going to be money, if there is no traffic my brother. Nice list though.
So true....
It starts with having the audience first before applying any of the means above to convert traffic to money
Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by Greys0n: 11:01am On Apr 11, 2016
Nice list, thanks
Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by pointstores(m): 7:10pm On Apr 11, 2016
Hi
Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by ikemstanley: 3:00am On Nov 27, 2016
Thanks for sharing this great idea undecided
Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by Nobody: 7:08am On Nov 27, 2016
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Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by Ayoswit(f): 7:08am On Nov 27, 2016
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Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by Nobody: 7:10am On Nov 27, 2016
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Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by pryd(m): 7:11am On Nov 27, 2016
Good stuff!
Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by Oluwolex2000(m): 7:11am On Nov 27, 2016
I run a blog .blogspot.com.ng you can check it out and leave your comment and criticism . Thanks

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Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by oriflamebaby1(f): 7:12am On Nov 27, 2016
7.Spreading false rumors grin the traffic will keep rolling in

Ha ha ha
Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by SWORD419(m): 7:17am On Nov 27, 2016
if u've known this tips why not make ursrlf a millionaire
Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by JesusmyGod1: 7:22am On Nov 27, 2016
Oluwolex2000:
I run a blog .blogspot.com.ng you can check it out and leave your comment and criticism . Thanks
dead on arrival, your blog name looks like dog poo

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Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by Wiseandtrue(f): 7:23am On Nov 27, 2016
smiley Thanks OP. Now this is what I call educative. wink
Betboss:

When the term blogging is mentioned, the question in the mind of most of blogging enthusiasts is what can they gain blogging. Beside this question, bloggers are also seeking ever ending ways to monetize their blogs. Blogging has in recent time become one of "the most guaranteed ways to make money online. Across the world there are bloggers who earn decent income from their blogs, with most of the top bloggers , like Pete Cashmore of Mashable , Michael Arrington of TechCrunch and Mario Lavandeira of PerezHilton who earn more than five-figure income monthly from their respective blogs.

Blogging is all about expressing your passion to the world in realtime. Some bloggers go into blogging all for the fun of it,while many others blog hoping to make money from their blogs. Whichever category you fall into, the fact is that you can actually make money from your blog.

The first step towards earning money from your blog is to offer value of some sort on your blog. You have to get your audience engaged before the conversions can start trickling. The next step is to increase traffic to your website, thus building an interest bound audience and committed visitors to your blog. You can start by creating high quality contents for your blog. Implement the necessary SEO on your blog as well as on all your contents. Promote your blog on popular forums, social media platforms , web directories, blog directories, social media bookmarking sites as well as paid advertising. If you have the audience, you can then start making money from your blog.

There are so many ways you can make money from your blog which can complement your blogging effort.This article will list six "ways to make money from blogging.

#1 - Affiliate Marketing

Affiliate marketing is one way to make money from your blog. You can promote affiliate products on your blog. Affiliate marketing is a lucrative way to monetize your blog as you can create a passive income promoting a good product. A great tip to choosing the perfect product to promote is to promote genuine and quality product that is rare. Don't just stick to one promote ,promote more than one product. You should study how to become an affiliate marketer to learn more affiliate marketing tips. There are many products and services you can promote on your blog, a nice step to take is to visit ClickBank or Commission Junction , find and choose products related to your niche. For instance, on this blog I promote web hosting services from some of the best web hosting companies in the world.

#2 - Flip Blogs

Flipping blogs is another great way to make money from your blog. This idea might require you to have a little technical background on web designing. This idea involves setting up a blog, increase traffic to the blog and put it up for sale.On average you can earn $150-200 flipping blogs. A good place to flip your blog is Flippa

#3 - Sell Your Own Product

You can also make money from your blog selling your own product. This website makes on average $250 monthly from sales of my eBook on how to create a 4-figure income monthly. Selling your own product is not only lucrative but it gives you the freedom of mind. A great tip is to start selling from day one, don't wait till you have that huge audience before selling your own product on your blog. You can easily create ebooks in PDF formats by using a Microsoft word or any other .doc text editor to create the contents of your eBook, afterwards convert it to a PDF file preferably with any of this tools. You can use Canva or MyeCoverMaker to create an eBook cover for your eBook.

#4 - Become A Blog Designer

Setting up blogs for individuals and business entities is a very lucrative way to monetize your blog. Like in the case of blog flipping ,you will need some technical knowledge on web designing to be able to standout as a good blog designer. So many corporate bodies and individuals prefer the blogging platform. You can advertise this service on your blog homepage to your audience, use word of mouth advertising to tell friends and social groups about what you do. I setup on average one blog weekly for different type of clients, ranging from individual to corporate blogs.

#5 - Become A Freelancer

Yeah! You can make money from your blog as a freelancer. In this respect I mean offering service on short-term contracts. As a freelancer you should have a specified expertise. You can become a content marketer, learn more on how to create high quality content. You can also administer blogs for other bloggers. Bloggers who are part-time bloggers who run very tight schedule will need the help of a blog administrator to keep their audience engaged. There lots of different freelance services you can offer on your blog. To become a freelancer visit Elance, Freelance to find a freelance job.

#6 - Sell Ads

Finally on our list is to sell ads on your blog. Publishing ads on your blog is one the most popular ways through which bloggers make money from their blog. There are many ads network you can publish ads for , but the most popular of this ad networks is the Google AdSense ad network. One prerequisite factor on which you can sell ads on your blog is that you must have the audience. If you don't have the audience, then you can forget about selling ads on your blog as the conversion will be very low and thus low income . Here are some great tips on how to increase traffic to your website. If you have the audience, then consider selling ads from third parties or create your own ads network if you have a very huge audience. One the cons of selling ads on your blog is that the earning can be very low. In other words you will need high conversions to increase your earnings. To make money from Google AdSense is very reliable, but it depends on many factors, this include your preferred niche, the amount of traffic your blog attracts and the placement of your ads. Google AdSense might not earn you as much as the methods mentioned above, but it's still a very great way to earn passive income your blog over a long period of time. You can sign up for Google AdSense by following the required processes. You should have a decent amount of traffic and a good number of original contents on your blog before applying for the program.

Conclusion

The fact remains that blogging is a very serious business. Once you put in the required effort, you will be able to make money from your blog. Gone are the days when you tell your family members or friends you intend to blog and they laugh it off . Thousands of bloggers across the world are earning decent income from their blogs on a monthly bases. You too can do same by following some of the methods outlined in this article.

Source: http://herokeys.com/article/six-ways-to-make-money-from-your-blog/
Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by JeffreyJamez(m): 7:30am On Nov 27, 2016
Op domain name don expire since on the 4th of November lol
Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by KauntantJoyce(f): 7:40am On Nov 27, 2016
JesusmyGod1:
dead on arrival, your blog name looks like dog poo

Bad mouthed Nigerian.... Show wt u can do letz see
Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by dimexy247(m): 7:43am On Nov 27, 2016
Betboss:

When the term blogging is mentioned, the question in the mind of most of blogging enthusiasts is what can they gain blogging. Beside this question, bloggers are also seeking ever ending ways to monetize their blogs. Blogging has in recent time become one of "the most guaranteed ways to make money online. Across the world there are bloggers who earn decent income from their blogs, with most of the top bloggers , like Pete Cashmore of Mashable , Michael Arrington of TechCrunch and Mario Lavandeira of PerezHilton who earn more than five-figure income monthly from their respective blogs.

Blogging is all about expressing your passion to the world in realtime. Some bloggers go into blogging all for the fun of it,while many others blog hoping to make money from their blogs. Whichever category you fall into, the fact is that you can actually make money from your blog.

The first step towards earning money from your blog is to offer value of some sort on your blog. You have to get your audience engaged before the conversions can start trickling. The next step is to increase traffic to your website, thus building an interest bound audience and committed visitors to your blog. You can start by creating high quality contents for your blog. Implement the necessary SEO on your blog as well as on all your contents. Promote your blog on popular forums, social media platforms , web directories, blog directories, social media bookmarking sites as well as paid advertising. If you have the audience, you can then start making money from your blog.

There are so many ways you can make money from your blog which can complement your blogging effort.This article will list six "ways to make money from blogging.

#1 - Affiliate Marketing

Affiliate marketing is one way to make money from your blog. You can promote affiliate products on your blog. Affiliate marketing is a lucrative way to monetize your blog as you can create a passive income promoting a good product. A great tip to choosing the perfect product to promote is to promote genuine and quality product that is rare. Don't just stick to one promote ,promote more than one product. You should study how to become an affiliate marketer to learn more affiliate marketing tips. There are many products and services you can promote on your blog, a nice step to take is to visit ClickBank or Commission Junction , find and choose products related to your niche. For instance, on this blog I promote web hosting services from some of the best web hosting companies in the world.

#2 - Flip Blogs

Flipping blogs is another great way to make money from your blog. This idea might require you to have a little technical background on web designing. This idea involves setting up a blog, increase traffic to the blog and put it up for sale.On average you can earn $150-200 flipping blogs. A good place to flip your blog is Flippa

#3 - Sell Your Own Product

You can also make money from your blog selling your own product. This website makes on average $250 monthly from sales of my eBook on how to create a 4-figure income monthly. Selling your own product is not only lucrative but it gives you the freedom of mind. A great tip is to start selling from day one, don't wait till you have that huge audience before selling your own product on your blog. You can easily create ebooks in PDF formats by using a Microsoft word or any other .doc text editor to create the contents of your eBook, afterwards convert it to a PDF file preferably with any of this tools. You can use Canva or MyeCoverMaker to create an eBook cover for your eBook.

#4 - Become A Blog Designer

Setting up blogs for individuals and business entities is a very lucrative way to monetize your blog. Like in the case of blog flipping ,you will need some technical knowledge on web designing to be able to standout as a good blog designer. So many corporate bodies and individuals prefer the blogging platform. You can advertise this service on your blog homepage to your audience, use word of mouth advertising to tell friends and social groups about what you do. I setup on average one blog weekly for different type of clients, ranging from individual to corporate blogs.

#5 - Become A Freelancer

Yeah! You can make money from your blog as a freelancer. In this respect I mean offering service on short-term contracts. As a freelancer you should have a specified expertise. You can become a content marketer, learn more on how to create high quality content. You can also administer blogs for other bloggers. Bloggers who are part-time bloggers who run very tight schedule will need the help of a blog administrator to keep their audience engaged. There lots of different freelance services you can offer on your blog. To become a freelancer visit Elance, Freelance to find a freelance job.

#6 - Sell Ads

Finally on our list is to sell ads on your blog. Publishing ads on your blog is one the most popular ways through which bloggers make money from their blog. There are many ads network you can publish ads for , but the most popular of this ad networks is the Google AdSense ad network. One prerequisite factor on which you can sell ads on your blog is that you must have the audience. If you don't have the audience, then you can forget about selling ads on your blog as the conversion will be very low and thus low income . Here are some great tips on how to increase traffic to your website. If you have the audience, then consider selling ads from third parties or create your own ads network if you have a very huge audience. One the cons of selling ads on your blog is that the earning can be very low. In other words you will need high conversions to increase your earnings. To make money from Google AdSense is very reliable, but it depends on many factors, this include your preferred niche, the amount of traffic your blog attracts and the placement of your ads. Google AdSense might not earn you as much as the methods mentioned above, but it's still a very great way to earn passive income your blog over a long period of time. You can sign up for Google AdSense by following the required processes. You should have a decent amount of traffic and a good number of original contents on your blog before applying for the program.

Conclusion

The fact remains that blogging is a very serious business. Once you put in the required effort, you will be able to make money from your blog. Gone are the days when you tell your family members or friends you intend to blog and they laugh it off . Thousands of bloggers across the world are earning decent income from their blogs on a monthly bases. You too can do same by following some of the methods outlined in this article.

Source: http://herokeys.com/article/six-ways-to-make-money-from-your-blog/



Help me check and review my website please
Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by Mr2kay2: 7:44am On Nov 27, 2016
Meaning say the op sef don quit the blogging

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Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by sakalisis(m): 7:48am On Nov 27, 2016
grin
Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by nmreports: 7:54am On Nov 27, 2016
To be successful in blogging, you need three things:

1. Traffic.
2. Content. Good, original and useful content and this can happen if you have a passion for it.
3. Patience.

Else you close shop within the second.

Here is my blog: www.HRtechnique.com and I am so passionate about it. I just want to help job seekers, graduate and experienced hires on companies recruitment processes, recruitment span, interview stages, likely interview questions and HR discussions.

You will find insights on DPR, NPower, NCC etc

Fellow webmasters and Nairalanders can visit and share any interesting updates.
Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by Ovokoo: 8:14am On Nov 27, 2016
The hustle is real man. Even the OP blog Don expire. Most bloggers know these things. The issue has always been traffic. Without substantial traffic, forget making money online.
Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by ibietela2(m): 8:23am On Nov 27, 2016
Sponsored post...
Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by iykepromotions: 8:26am On Nov 27, 2016
Making money from blogging now can be challenging as you need heavy traffic and publicity to compete with the early comers. not everyone can do this. but how about just buying a domain name for less than $10 and start making money from it within few days? it's called EXPIRED domain parking. all you have to do is to buy a domain name for the above amount, after that give it to a parking company. they will in turn scatter adverts on the said domain and it will look exactly like a website. yes and this is how you make money; whenever a visitor visits and click on an ad, you earn a commission. and you will be paid on the 7th of every new month.

the other way to make money from it again is to resell the domain when the right price comes. I sold my first domain for $550 at afternic with an investment of just $9. alright for more information visit this awareness thread @ www.Nairaland.com/3430037/buying-selling-domains-really-profitable
Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by iykepromotions: 8:29am On Nov 27, 2016
Ovokoo:
The hustle is real man. Even the OP blog Don expire. Most bloggers know these things. The issue has always been traffic. Without substantial traffic, forget making money online.
You've said it all. seems the OP too faced same challenge.
Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by Blogtrovert(f): 8:29am On Nov 27, 2016
check out my blog for blogs, www.blogtrovert.com
Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by AnodaIT(m): 8:43am On Nov 27, 2016
nmreports:


Here is my blog: www.HRtechnique.com and I am so passionate about it. I just want to help job seekers, graduate and experienced hires on companies recruitment processes, recruitment span, interview stages, likely interview questions and HR discussions.

You will find insights on DPR, NPower, NCC etc

Fellow webmasters and Nairalanders can visit and share any interesting updates.

The only thing I can give you excellent on your blog is the content. They are original and rich.

But your blog design is so plain and bloggish. If you can give it some professional face up, it would be an added advantage

Also, Google prefer blog to be design in such a way that users can get as much information as possible without scrolling down too much. Your homepage posts are just too much and the "read more" should be after about (highest) 60 words or less.

I doubt if you are on Google first page (if you are, good) cos without good traffic, your passion may take a nosedive. (How is your SEO)

I created this news and information blog last two weeks and today it is ranked on Google first page for the search word "npower volunteer network". (for a post I created for people having difficulty on the npower portal)

Such keywords is what your blog should rank, to really solve people's problem (which is your passion)
Re: 6 Best Ways To Make Money From Your Blog In 2016 by Brightgem(f): 8:49am On Nov 27, 2016
Hey does selling product have to be e-book. what if I have a health blog and want to sell something related to that I make myself, such as natural products. How should one handle that.

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