CategoryBlogging for Dollars
6 Reasons Why You Need to Consider Email as a Communication Strategy on Your Blog
30th of October 2009 Darren Rowse 84

6 Reasons Why You Need to Consider Email as a Communication Strategy on Your Blog

Email is back! Earlier in the week I mentioned that one of the emerging themes in the monetization sessions at Blog World Expo was the idea of membership sites as a way to make an income from a blog. The other theme that emerged in a number of the sessions ...more
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Attracting “Money Traffic” To Your Blog
28th of August 2009 Darren Rowse 67

Attracting “Money Traffic” To Your Blog

A guest post by Andrew Hansen from http://1000NewVisitors.com If you’re a new blogger, particularly one who’s looking to make money from your blog you’ll know that generating traffic to your blog is, at least initially, priority number one. But something that gets talked about much less is generating the right ...more
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How to Make Money (Passively) With Your Blog
27th of July 2009 Darren Rowse 111

How to Make Money (Passively) With Your Blog

Today, Shaun Connell from Learn Financial Planning explains how to build a passive income from your blog without sacrificing value. Trying to get the most “bang for your buck” has been behind the invention of the wheel, light-bulb, the Internet and pretty much every other major technological advancement in history. ...more
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3 Money-Making Magazine Strategies for Blogging Success
20th of July 2009 Darren Rowse 58

3 Money-Making Magazine Strategies for Blogging Success

In this post Rodricus Kirby shares some strategies of making money blogging by looking at strategies used in the Magazine world. Magazines have been a medium to contend with for years because of their influence over readers, large subscription bases, and their power to generate big advertising dollars. By maximizing ...more
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Has the Economy Impacted Blogger Job Listings?
22nd of May 2009 Darren Rowse 31

Has the Economy Impacted Blogger Job Listings?

In August 2006 I realized that I was regularly getting two types of email requests: Companies looking to hire bloggers Bloggers looking to be hired by companies As a result I decided to start a Job Board for Bloggers. The concept was simple. Those looking to hire bloggers could place ...more
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The Other Side Of ProBlogging: Making Real Money Right From The Start Of Your Blogging Career
21st of May 2009 Darren Rowse 65

The Other Side Of ProBlogging: Making Real Money Right From The Start Of Your Blogging Career

In this post Ali Hale from the Office Diet shares some tips on how to make money from blogging by being a ‘Staff Blogger’. Learn more about Ali in the footer of this post. You started a blog with the dream of making a living from writing about something you ...more
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Should I Add a Donation Button to My Blog?
14th of May 2009 Darren Rowse 98

Should I Add a Donation Button to My Blog?

A question that hits my inbox or is sent to me on Twitter from time to time is – ‘Should I Add a Donation Button to My Blog?‘ When I first started blogging 7 years back it was not uncommon to see bloggers attempting to add an income stream to ...more
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More Full Time Bloggers than Computer Programers? – Thoughts on Making Money Blogging
23rd of April 2009 Darren Rowse 45

More Full Time Bloggers than Computer Programers? – Thoughts on Making Money Blogging

I’ve had a lot of people email and tweet me today asking for my opinion on a Wall Street Journal article – America’s Newest Profession: Blogging. In it the journalist writes about how there are almost more people in America making their living from blogging than as lawyers and that ...more
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Should Legal Blogs Be Monetized – If so…. How?
19th of March 2009 Darren Rowse 39

Should Legal Blogs Be Monetized – If so…. How?

“Should Legal Blogs Ever Be Monetized?” asked by @chrischeatham on Twitter. “Should I try to make money on my blog?” is a question I hear a lot from bloggers of many niches and while ultimately the answer will vary from blogger to blogger depending upon their own circumstances and the ...more
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