Let me ask you this: When you first started blogging, did making money from your blog ever cross your mind? Maybe not. Many new bloggers view blogging as only a hobby. It's not until they generate a decent amount of traffic and develop a loyal following do they even consider monetizing their blog. For some, this journey proves to be highly ... [Continue Reading]
If you want to earn money from your blogging efforts, offering your blogging skills as a freelancer is the quickest way to get started. After all, if you can run your own blog, chances are that you'll find someone who will pay you to run their's. The posts below will help you become more productive, avoid clients from hell, land better paying gigs and more.
Picture this: you own several businesses or several blogs. You do well in the beginning to consistently post, but as your businesses boom and marketing takes more of your time, you realize you can't do this alone. You need someone to help you create consistent content that's quality-driven and appeals to your readers. Maybe you're ... [Continue Reading]
Have you ever checked out the website Clients From Hell? If not, please do it now. I'll wait. And you can thank me later. ... If you're a freelance blogger or you offer some other freelance service online, you probably already have a few of your own stories about clients from hell, don't you? I've been a full-time online ... [Continue Reading]
Note: this post was originally published on Purcus.com, we have now moved it to it's new home here on Blogging Wizard. If there's one thing we all need to be grateful for, it's the internet. Let's go back in time a few decades, shall we? If you wanted to start your own business back in 1985 -- the year I was born -- there were a lot of ... [Continue Reading]
Not even a year ago, I was sitting on my couch after putting my 18-month-old twins down for the night, watching a little YouTube, when my husband says to me, "Do you use the Internet for anything else besides YouTube?" I casually responded, "Of course silly. I also use Amazon, Google, Facebook, and Yahoo Mail." That was me. Those five ... [Continue Reading]
I still remember my first day as a freelance blogger/writer pretty clearly, even though it was some years ago. I was sitting on my computer at my mom's house, looking at an email from my first ever client and thinking something along the lines of, "So you really want to pay me for writing blog posts?! Awesome!" It wasn't long until I realized ... [Continue Reading]
Here's one for you: Let's suppose you only have less than 100 daily visitors to your blog. How do you make money with that blog? You don't - seems like a sensible answer. But it's not. Contrary to popular belief, even new and low-traffic sites can still make you money. However, you won't get there with sponsorships, advertising, ... [Continue Reading]