Making money with blog writing seems to be an easy job. There are thousands who state that they earn their living sitting at home. In reality, it is a bit more complicated than that. It is not enough to write some sort of blog posts and expect to get money. Blogging is a complex process. Here, I would like to share you some blogging tips which can help you to understand how you can make money with a blog.
Have a Good Blog
The first step is that you should have a quality blog. What is a good blog? I think a well-made blog offers value for readers and gives what they are searching for. Therefore, the posts should be well-written, informative and optimized. If your posts are helpful, the readers will return regularly which means targeted traffic. They will follow you and you will be trustworthy in their eyes. Some tips on for better blog content.
Moreover, since your posts are optimized and useful, search engines like Google will rank your blog higher in search results, which means even more targeted traffic. You should understand in order to make money with blogging, you must have targeted visitors, and you can only have them if your blog is a quality one.
Promote Your Blog
There are so many techniques you can use to get traffic to your blog. It is not enough to write posts and expect to get visitors. There are many traffic generation techniques such as building quality links, using social networking sites like Twitter and Facebook, you can even create videos and upload them to video sharing sites. And we must not forget the SEO techniques that help to get visitors from search engines. You should learn these methods and use them. As it was mentioned before, without traffic, you cannot make money with blogging.
Below you can find some tips on how to get blog traffic.
Ways to Make Money with Blog
In my point of view, making money with a blog is easy if it has a good amount of targeted traffic. There are so many possibilities to earn some income online. Below you can find the two mostly used methods to make money a with a blog.
Google Adsense and Others
The first way to make money with your blog is to use Google Adsense. It is perhaps one of the most popular and simplest way for monetization. However, there are many tricks you should use to get more income.
You should keep in mind, that Google Adsense is not the only solution to display ads on your blog. There are other services like Chitika which offer similar solutions. I suggest you to test these services as well to see which makes you the most money.
Last, but not least you should also examine which places of your blog generate the most click through rates.
A video about how Gooogle Adsense works on Blogger blogs
Selling other’s products is another lucrative way to make money with your blog. This is affiliate marketing. Your aim as an affiliate marketer is to send as much potential buyers as possible to the seller’s website via the affiliate link.
A good technique to make money with your blog as an affiliate marketer is to write review style blog posts about products and/or add some banners to your blog. I think, the best is the product review method as reviews can bring you quality targeted traffic from search engines. Of course, you should write reviews about products which are relevant to the topic of your site.
It is a fact that making money with blogging is possible, but do not think it is so easy as it seems. There are many tasks you should do and factors you should understand and learn. However, if you do things right, you can make a decent amount of money from blogging.