Four New Ways to Monetize a Blog
27th of February 2013 Guest Blogger 31

Four New Ways to Monetize a Blog

The ad industry is dead. Target will only buy remnant inventory. Federated Media, the darling of the online ad world, is just about vaporized. And media behemoth IAC is building a state-of-the-art ad sales system that will work like a trading floor where you don’t even know what content you’re ...more
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Would You Buy or Sell a Blog? [Discussion]
23rd of February 2013 Darren Rowse 46

Would You Buy or Sell a Blog? [Discussion]

This week, we’ve looked at the blog sales market from all sides: the seller’s perspective the buyer’s perspective the perspective of the marketplace. We also spent some time yesterday putting a value on your blog. So today, I wanted to open the blog up to discussion. Has a blog or ...more
Other Income Streams
Behind the Scenes of a Successful Blog Acquisition [Case Study]
21st of February 2013 Guest Blogger 22

Behind the Scenes of a Successful Blog Acquisition [Case Study]

I really love the idea of buying and selling websites. Recently I listed one of my blogs on Flippa, a marketplace for buying and selling websites, and sold it successfully. Then, I bought another blog outside of Flippa. Since we’ve already talked about selling blogs this week, I wanted to ...more
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Heavyweight Help: The Ultimate Guide to Selling Your Blog
19th of February 2013 Guest Blogger 62

Heavyweight Help: The Ultimate Guide to Selling Your Blog

Did you know there’s a massive marketplace out there filled with people who want to buy your blog? Yep, your blog! It’s really big business and you can make serious money if you know what you’re doing. In fact, some clever people make a pretty decent living just from building ...more
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Internet Freedumb: Are You Falling Prey?
9th of February 2013 Guest Blogger 9

Internet Freedumb: Are You Falling Prey?

This guest post is by Chris The Traffic Blogger. I can explain why you’re not making any money online in one word: Freedumb. The irony of my writing a free post aimed at curtailing your misuse of free offers is not lost upon me. While your eyebrows fuse together and ...more
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Double Your Blog Profits in 2013?!
17th of January 2013 Darren Rowse 81

Double Your Blog Profits in 2013?!

Recently, I asked a blogger what his goals were for 2013. He told me he wanted to double his blog’s income. When I asked how he was going to do that he stared at me blankly and said, “That’s where I may need a little help. It seems such a ...more
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What Content Works Where? Smarter Traffic (and Revenue) Building Through Social Media
15th of January 2013 Darren Rowse 16

What Content Works Where? Smarter Traffic (and Revenue) Building Through Social Media

Every time we publish a post on social media here at ProBlogger, readers comment that social media takes so much time—how can they get smarter about it? Today I wanted to give you a quick way to get a better handle on your social media activities, in about five minutes, ...more
Featured Posts
How Interview Blogs Work [Case Study]
14th of January 2013 Guest Blogger 21

How Interview Blogs Work [Case Study]

This guest post is by Janelle Allen of The Grand Life. In September 2012, I launched my latest online venture, The Grand Life, where I interview creative professionals and entrepreneurs, and quickly realized that I had a lot to learn about building a successful interview site. Although there are a ...more
Case Studies
How to Get Paid to Double Your Blog Traffic: a Technique 99% of Bloggers Won’t Dare Try
12th of January 2013 Guest Blogger 58

How to Get Paid to Double Your Blog Traffic: a Technique 99% of Bloggers Won’t Dare Try

This post is by Shane MeLaugh of imimpact.com. Imagine if this traffic screenshot was yours: Of course, your traffic levels might be more or less depending on the size of your blog and how long you’ve been blogging, but the purpose of this post is to show you how to ...more
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