All posts in the "Monetization" category

30 Shopping Cart Plugins to Add Products to Your BlogPublished by Drew Hendricks • Category: Monetization

If you want to run a web store, one of the easiest ways to do it is to set up a WordPress site and use an e-commerce plugin. It’s pretty quick and easy to set up, so you can go from no web presence to a functional web store in a matter of a few hours.
The question is, which shopping cart plugin should you us…

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Top 10 WordPress Plugins to Sell Ad Slots on Your BlogPublished by Kenny Novak • Category: Monetization

Let’s be honest here; advertising on the web can be a gigantic hassle. Sure, you can toss a Google AdSense widget up on your site and make a few pennies here and there, but it’s slow and ineffective. You can sell your own advertising space, but then you need to run plugins to rotate ads, you n…

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Your Blog Was Rejected From AdSense: Now What?Published by James Parsons • Category: Monetization

AdSense is an easy, fast way to monetize a blog, though it’s certainly not very high paying unless you have a ton of traffic. However, in order to keep the ad network from descending into complete crap, Google filters the sites they allow to use AdSense. When you apply, they will scan your site lo…

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How Many Ads Can You Safely Put on Your BlogPublished by James Parsons • Category: Monetization

If you regularly browse the web with no ad blocking software installed, I would venture to guess that you have come across a website that looks something like this. A page with a busy background – one that might be an ad itself – and with sidebar ads, ads across the top above and below the navigation,…

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The 10 Best Ad Networks to Monetize Your BlogPublished by Kenny Novak • Category: Monetization

If you’re looking to make money from a blog, you’re becoming a publisher for an ad network of some kind. Advertisers will pay you to put ads on your blog and refer traffic back through to them. It’s not the most lucrative possible way to make money online, but it’s by far the ea…

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5 Business Models for Blogs that Actually Make MoneyPublished by Kenny Novak • Category: Monetization

It’s easy to make money from a blog, but it’s a lot harder to make money. Anyone can have a moderately successful blog, throw up a few AdWords ads, and make $1 a month. If you’re looking for a living, though, you need to really get down to the nitty gritty. You need a real business model…

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30 Ways to Make a Good Living by BloggingPublished by Drew Hendricks • Category: Monetization

Blogging is one of the most popular ways of making money online. The top blogs globally make thousands of dollars or more every month. It’s not uncommon to see big name blogs with great monetization strategies making six figures monthly, though it’s not an easy feat. The absolute bigge…

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11 Ways to Integrate a Shop and Sell Products on Your BlogPublished by James Parsons • Category: Monetization

There are many ways to make money running a blog. You can run ads that pay you per view or per click. You can set up affiliate marketing and get paid when people click your links. You can “sell” products as a middleman with a dropshipping scheme. You can sell your services as a consultant or a…

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Our Complete List of Blog Monetization TechniquesPublished by Kenny Novak • Category: Monetization

Making money from blogging is the dream of many and the reality for a few. It’s not easy, but at the same time, it’s not as impossible as many people seem to think. It’s just that a lot of people go about it the wrong way, aren’t willing to invest the time and effort necessary, or…

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How to Automatically Inject Ads into Your WordPress PostsPublished by Kenny Novak • Category: Monetization

Bloggers want to make money. When you’re a newbie blogger, or you’re still working more on growing than on developing products on the side, the easiest way to make money is to run ads on your site. The problem with that is, well, we’ll get to that.
I’m targeting this post at WordPress.org users…

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