How I Got Two Job Offers and a $200-an-Hour Consulting Gig from Blogging
8th of January 2012 Guest Blogger 53

How I Got Two Job Offers and a $200-an-Hour Consulting Gig from Blogging

This guest post was written by Joe Bunting of The Write Practice. So you started blogging to make some money. Adsense, advertising, and affiliate sales looked like a pretty good way to make a living. You thought you could make money while you slept at night. Sounded good at the ...more
Blogging for Dollars
Why I Haven’t Made a Dime From My Blog—and How You Can
2nd of January 2012 Guest Blogger 80

Why I Haven’t Made a Dime From My Blog—and How You Can

This guest post is by Alexander Heyne of Milk the pigeon. When I first started my blog, I wrote a series of posts I was sure would resonate with thousands all over the world, create a movement, and bring massive traffic over to my site. Except when I published the ...more
Blogging for Dollars
What Blogging for Fun Taught Me About Blogging for Profit
12th of December 2011 Guest Blogger 15

What Blogging for Fun Taught Me About Blogging for Profit

This guest post is by Becky Canary-King of Direct Incorporation. There’s really too much to say about the benefit of a good blog for your business. A well done blog can bring in new customers, establish yourself as an expert in your field, open up communication with your clients, and ...more
Blogging for Dollars
5 Tips to Improve Your Web Sales During the Holiday Season
10th of December 2011 Guest Blogger 18

5 Tips to Improve Your Web Sales During the Holiday Season

This guest post is by Isaac Atia of Howitoo.com It’s that festive time of the year again: the holidays will soon be at our doorsteps. While many will be celebrating the holidays, us bloggers have to work hard to reach our sales goals. Hopefully we can celebrate this season in ...more
Blog Promotion
Listen to Your “Inner Crazy Voice”
2nd of December 2011 Darren Rowse 30

Listen to Your “Inner Crazy Voice”

Sometimes I hear voices … they suggest I do crazy things … and sometimes they end up being the best things I’ve done! Okay, that’s one of the strangest first lines of a post that I’ve written but it struck me today as I was looking back over the past ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
5 Tips for Maximising Your Earnings from Amazon’s Affiliate Program During the Holidays
26th of November 2011 Darren Rowse 30

5 Tips for Maximising Your Earnings from Amazon’s Affiliate Program During the Holidays

With the holidays almost upon us, now is a time for bloggers who are Amazon Affiliates to act to capitalize on what is usually one of the most profitable times of the year. While Amazon is not my biggest source of income (it makes up around 5% of total income ...more
Affiliate Programs
When No One Knows Where You Are. Or Needs To.
26th of November 2011 Guest Blogger 23

When No One Knows Where You Are. Or Needs To.

This guest post is by Greg McFarlane of Control Your Cash. As you’re reading this, it’s 80º Fahrenheit and sunny with a light breeze. Not necessarily where you are, but somewhere. That somewhere is where I’ve chosen to blog for a living. Most of the time, that means Las Vegas. ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Why Bloggers Should Self-Publish
18th of November 2011 Guest Blogger 47

Why Bloggers Should Self-Publish

By James Altucher of jamesaltucher.com. I’ve published seven books in the past seven years, five with traditional publishers (Wiley, Penguin, HarperCollins), and the last two I’ve self-published. In this post I give the specific details of all of my sales numbers and advances with the traditional publishers. Although the jury ...more
Blogging for Dollars
Create A Media Kit To Attract Advertisers To Your Blog
15th of December 2008 Darren Rowse 41

Create A Media Kit To Attract Advertisers To Your Blog

In this post Marko from How to Make My Blog takes a look at how to develop a Media Kit to attract advertisers to your blog. Having direct advertisers is a very lucrative way of monetizing your blog. Ads are one of the few ways in which a blogger can ...more
Advertising