Blogging, Did You Know?, Goals, How To, Success May 8th, 2007
Are You Ready to Make Money with Your Blog?
I know I am. The last 3 months I have learned an incredible amount, but I still have a ways to go. I am studying the great leaders in the blogging field as measured by their growth and earnings.
I’ve compiled some of the best articles on making money with your blog here so that you will have a handy reference point to come back to to find all of them. You can bookmark this below with the “Share This” link.
The articles are listed according to the different areas of focus. Enjoy! Wishing you much success!
Top Articles on Making Money with Your Blog:
- How to Make Money with Your Blog - by Steve Pavlina. A general article on blogging and do you have what it takes to make money with your blog.
- 5263 Words on Starting a Profitable Blog – Extensive article by Courtney Tuttle which outlines step by step how to set up your blog all with the intention of making money from your blog. Excellent must read article for beginners who want to use WordPress.
- Moving from Blogger to WordPress – by yours truly. Steve Pavlina, Darren Rowse and other gurus recommend WordPress. Here’s a guide for switching over from Blogger to WordPress.
- Beginning Blogger Tip – by John Chow. Some basics on choosing content and community building.
- The Seven Habits of Highly Successful Bloggers - by John Chow, the guru of making money online.
Content is King
- How to Build a High Traffic Web-Site or Blog by Steve Pavlina. Talks mainly about content and how to write your best to increase traffic to your site.
- Copywriting Tips for Online Marketing Success – general website on how to write good content.
- How to Make Money Online Using Niche Content Websites – by Yaro Starak. Extensive how to article.
Increasing Blog Traffic and Subscribers
- Blog Carnival Resource – place to find all manner of blog carnivals
- Driving Traffic with Free Article Services – by John Chow. One powerful way of increasing traffic to your blog.
- 10 Techniques to Get More Comments on Your Blog – by Darren Rowse. Excellent resource on this topic. Why do you want more comments? Comments equals community. Community equals more readers. More readers eventually equals more revenue.
- 10 Reasons Readers Don’t Leave Comments – by Liz Strauss. Same topic as above but from a different perspective. You will learn a lot from this and how to avoid this problem.
- Is Article Marketing Worth Your Time? – by Yaro Starak. An extensive article that explains how this young successful blogger delved into this strategy and what his results tell us to do.
- 102 Ways to Make Your Site a Back-Link Superstar – by Courtney Tuttle. This list is full of fresh new ideas that are actionable and very useful. Check it out!
- Why That Site with 50 Linkback Beats Your Site with 1000 linkbacks – by Jim Boykin. Why quality links matter.
- Onsite Search Engine Optimization – by Courtney Tuttle. Concise article with the basics.
- Offiste Optimization – SEO That Works for a Change - by Courtney Tuttle. Extensive article with clear explanations of this subject.
Monetizing Your Blog
- How to Get More Text Link Sales – by John Chow. How to maximize this revenue stream.
- 40 Ways to Make Money on the Internet – by Dumb Little Man. This article contains an extensive list of revenue sources for your blog or website.
- How to Make $100 Per Day – (that’s just her adsense revenue. There’s another $225 per day from other sources too! That’s $118k/year!) by Jane May who has grown a successful blog called Career Ramblings. This article boils down her top secrets.
Measuring Success: How Much Money Do the Blog Guru’s Make?
- Paula’s List of Blogger Salaries…Are You on the List? – by Paula Neal Mooney. A comprehensive listing of the money being made by bloggers who report their income online. Paula took the time to annualize their reportings so they can be compared side by side.
- History of a $100k Site – graphs and descriptions of how this webmaster made it to the $100k mark with his site Coolest Gadgets.
- Make Money on the Internet – April 2007 – by John Chow. A history of his very fast growing blog about making money online including graphs, revenue stats and recommendations.
- How I Make Money Online – Part 4 – by Yaro Starak. Lists all the sources of his $6500 monthly income!
Do you have a world class post about how to make money with your blog or know of someone else’s that you found really useful? If you do, please share it with us below in the comments. When updates of this post are made your article can be included.
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