Show Me The Money – Top 5 Google AdSense Alternatives

Kikolani

On top of that, earning money through a blog is no longer a shoe-in – it’s an ongoing challenge, and for a lot of bloggers Google’s AdSense is the only life-support system they have for their writing projects. This is a guest post by Jacob E. Dawson.

AdSense Release Toolbar for Chrome Users: Ideal for Stats Junkies

ProBlogger

If you’re an AdSense publisher you’re probably used to the AdSense stats shuffle. You know it – constant logging into your AdSense reports to check how earnings are going. Today AdSense released a little toolbar for Chrome users that makes checking your latest figures a breeze. Here’s how it looks: I actually don’t check into my AdSense stats as much as I used to – but this little tool will make doing so all the easier.

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How I Diversified My Blogging Income Beyond Having All My Eggs in the AdSense Basket

ProBlogger

Last week I wrote about the experience of almost losing my online business as a result of having too many eggs in one basket and then followed up with a post on what I did to diversify the traffic sources coming into my blog to become less reliant upon Google. Making Money BECAUSE of my Blog.

Google Publisher Toolbar—a Must-have for AdSense Publishers

ProBlogger

Google AdSense has been in the news a lot over the last month, for all the wrong reasons. Many top AdSense publishers such as Zac Johnson and Spencer Haws have had their accounts banned and their last month of earnings withheld. Originally at: Blog Tips at ProBlogger.

Blog Smarter: A Step-by-step Strategy to Boost Your AdSense Earnings

ProBlogger

Let’s start with a question: What’s the single most important factor when it comes to making money with Google AdSense? Despite the huge different in traffic levels, if both sites started using Google AdSense the niche, one would earn a lot more (I wouldn’t be surprised if it would be five or even ten times more). The bottom line is that if you want to increase your AdSense earnings, one of the best things you can do is to increase your organic traffic.

Google: The search party is not over

Idaconcpts

The fact that 90% of their revenue is still based on the AdWords and AdSense business model and the web is becoming increasingly social, which Google has not been a player in.

Why Blogging can be a Ridiculous Waste of Time

Kikolani

I often get asked, “Do you make money from blogging?” No one pays me for creating blog posts for my own sites. But, if I DIDN’T blog, no one would know who the heck I was. Is Blogging A Complete Waste of Time? Blogging Benefits. Blogging Pitfalls.

AdSense Turns 10 Years Old: Why I’m Grateful for it!

ProBlogger

This week Google’s AdSense program celebrated its 10 year anniversary with a post on their blog and a G+ Hangout. While they launched AdSense in June of 2003, I first began to experiment with it on 7th October that year. The bulk of that came from AdSense. Adsense

How To Make More Money Blogging

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Blogging How To Make More Money Blogging. That's what makes it possible for you to continue blogging and following whatever it is you're passionate about. But as important as money is to continuing blogging, it's also one of the most challenging aspects of serious blogging.

20+ Commonly Asked Questions About Blogging & Online Marketing

Kikolani

As each year passes, blog marketing techniques evolve. I receive a lot of questions on a regular basis about blogging, online marketing, and traffic generation, so I thought I would share my answers in this post. Blog Platform. Comments are the life of your blogging community.

7 Blogging Mistakes to Avoid in 2017

ProBlogger

However, one of the best ways to save time and money in your blogging is to learn from the mistakes of others. Here are my top picks for the seven blogging mistakes you should avoid in the year ahead. How do you figure out who you should be blogging to? Sell ad space via AdSense.

Top 4 Blogging Mistakes that Make you Look Like a (Novice) in the Eyes of Your Audience

Kikolani

You’ve worked so hard to build a thriving blog audience, You did everything you’re asked to do so your blog traffic will take off and perhaps, land you some paying clients yet, nothing happened. The Major Reasons You’re Not Making Money from your Blog. You have your blog.

5 Reasons Why It is Hard to Make Money Blogging

Kikolani

There are literally tens of millions of blogs online and yet only the tiniest fraction of them really make their owners any significant income. However by definition the average blog’s homepage displays the latest posts that have been added to the site. Not so for a blog though.

Analysis: Revealing the Highest Earning Blogs that Sell Advertising

Viper Chill

It has been a long time since I published a data-centric blog post, even though they’re often my favourite to write and tend to get the best response. Domain Age : This may or may not coincide with when a blog was started. Blogging

How To Start a Blog in 7 Days

Kikolani

I just don’t have the commitment to build a better blog in 31 days. In fact, I don’t think anyone needs 31 Days to Build a Better Blog. You have the talent, you have the passion, and, evidently, you have the desire to improve your blog. Why do you blog, Tony?

The Future of Blogging: I Had to Tell You This

Viper Chill

This is an important blog post, because it makes a prediction. A prediction about the future of blogging; a platform actively used by over 181 million people (Nielsen data for October 2011). What Steve Kamb did to build a six-figure blog in the overly saturated health niche.

Women in Blogging: 125 Fearless Female Bloggers

Kikolani

So without further ado, here are the fearless females in blogging, organized alphabetically by first name (as a few in the list go by pen name or don’t publicize their last name). Her blog, Web Content Curator , covers blogging, book reviews, social media, and more.

8 Reasons You’re Losing Money On Your Blog

ProBlogger

You spend hours and hours of time each week on your blog, but at the end of the month, there’s nothing to show for it in your bank account. In fact, after you add up all of the expenses associated with maintaining your blog, you’ve actually lost some money. Your Blog Isn’t a Priority.

Make Money Blogging for Real: 3 Must-Know Factors

ProBlogger

Most people have heard of the success of Perez Hilton’s blog and that he makes somewhere between $200,000 to $400,000 each month blogging about the latest celebrity gossip. Still, you can make a decent living from blogging, if you know how to go about it. How does AdSense work?

The Full Blog Monetization Menu – 60+ Ways to Make Money With Your Blog

ProBlogger

You think about it all the time – how great it would be to make money from your blog. Making money from your blog is not something that happens by accident. Once you understand all of the possible ways to monetize your blog, it’s much easier to devise the right plan.

Demand Better Content

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This content is then syndicated across the Internet and the articles are coupled with Google 's AdSense advertising program (which generates contextually relevant ads that are only paid for by the advertiser if someone clicks on it). Tags: adsense. How would you feel if you found out that everything you are reading in the newspaper was chosen for you by a robot? Would you have confidence in the choice of topics and its quality?

Q & A: How to Solve Every Blogging Problem You’ll Ever Have

Viper Chill

When I introduced Ramsay as a new member of the ViperChill team, one of the things we asked you all to do was share some of the challenges you face when it comes to blogging. I remember you mentioned before about a strategy where you can do an email publication instead of a blog.

My Blogging Income Breakdown for the First Half of 2016

ProBlogger

It’s been a few years since I did an income report here on ProBlogger for my business, and so while I was pulling together some reports for the end of our financial year I thought it might be good to give a little insight into where the income on my blogs comes from. AdSense.

7 Tips to Help You on Your Way to Blogging Full Time

ProBlogger

Recently a listener asked me about my journey into full time blogging, and I wanted to expand on my answers in a podcast episode, as it’s a question that gets raised a lot. Treating my blog like a business and being proactive about making money. How to Make Money Blogging.

PB133: The Secrets of Making Money Blogging

ProBlogger

The Seven Secrets of Making Money Blogging. This video is called The Secrets of Making Money Blogging, and I share seven different secrets on how to make money blogging. In Today’s Episode The Seven Secrets of Making Money Blogging.

Double Your Blog Profits in 2013?!

ProBlogger

He told me he wanted to double his blog’s income. We came up with quite a few ideas, but the main recurring themes seemed to be around three things: Increase traffic to his blog. Now, these areas will vary from blog to blog. Originally at: Blog Tips at ProBlogger.

Improve YouTube Adsense Revenue Part 2: Your channel and Marketing off YouTube

Devumi

In part one of our “Improve YouTube Adsense revenue” series, we looked at the videos you’re producing and the ads themselves. When YouTube users feel this connection they feel like they’re a part of something big – which can lead to bigger YouTube Adsense revenue.

How to Grow Your Fitness Blog to 100,000 Monthly Visitors in Less than a Year

ProBlogger

How do you build a successful fitness blog? What does it take to start a blog and grow the traffic to 100K monthly visitors in less than a year? Someone may wonder, how can a new fitness blog compete with these and gain its share of traffic and money?

A Practical Look at Turning Your Blog into a Functioning Business

ProBlogger

Following last week’s post on treating your blog like a business , this guest post from Anna Johansson provides some practical ways you can start turning your blog into a business. In many cases, blogging starts out as a hobby or creative outlet for someone looking to have a little fun writing about a topic that interests them. Considering there’s a lot of money to be made in blogging, a lot of people choose the latter route. How Much Do Successful Blogs Earn?

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WordPress Blog Hosting: WordPress.com or Self-Hosted?

Idaconcpts

Committing to a content management system (CMS) for your blog is a big decision. billion pages each month on WordPress.com-hosted blogs (data from WordPress Stats ), it is not a surprise that many users around the world have chosen WordPress as their CMS of choice.

7 Things I Learned in Almost 3 Years of Blogging

Kikolani

This is my almost third year into blogging and I’ve learned a lot about how things go on the Internet. I lost four of my Adsense accounts and been somehow able to monetize my blog. I am writing all this because I want you to know that there are some things which you might not know unless and until you have an own blog of yours. In these two-and-half-years of blogging, I’ve witnessed many a things which amused me. Blogging isn’t just writing and publishing.

Mobile Blogging – How to Make Your WordPress Blog Smartphone Ready

Kikolani

WordPress Mobile Pack was the first plugin I discovered while surfing another WordPress blog on my Droid. It basically allows you to setup your blog in a mobile format with four basic theme colors (black, red, blue, and green).

5 Advanced Techniques I Use To Make Money On My Blog

ProBlogger

Similar to the background story of many bloggers, my blog was born into this world because a friend asked me to write one. In 2012 I commenced a worldwide open-ended nomadic adventure with my husband and two children, and blogging seemed like a great idea. Blogging for Dollars

Increase Your Income With Google Adsense

Viper Chill

It has been around three years since I owned a website where the main income source was Google Adsense, but I recently picked up a great site which was pulling in a respectable $50 per day from the service. In image or flash ads it probably does, but that’s not the case with Adsense.

Repeat Visitors vs New Visitors – Which is Worth More to Your AdSense Earnings?

ProBlogger

A few days back I shared a little analysis of my AdSense earnings as it related to sources of traffic and looked at how – for me – traffic from newsletters was actually the most valuable traffic that I get on my photography site. Post from: Blog Tips at ProBlogger.

New Year Reboot: Advanced Techniques for Making Money on Your Blog

ProBlogger

If you’re thinking of starting a blog, levelling up on your blog, or are looking to take your blog in a new direction, we are deep-diving into our content archives this week for the best posts to help you do just that. You can make money from your blog.

12 Blogging Income Streams [And the Story of My 10 Year 'Overnight' Success]

ProBlogger

Today I was speaking with a blogger (I’ll call her Alice for the sake of this post) who was feeling a little overwhelmed with the idea of monetizing her blog. She expressed that as she looked at other blogs in her niche, everyone seemed to be doing such amazing things.

How to Make Money With Blogs & Blogging

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Income » $0-$5,000 Per Month: How to Make Money with Blogs $0-$5,000 Per Month: How to Make Money with Blogs Written by Glen, this post has 115 Comments Note from Glen : At your request, I’ve added a Print option to the bottom of all posts.

Spend 10 Minutes Doing This Every Day and You Could Transform Your Blogging

ProBlogger

Today I want to suggest an exercise that has the potential to improve your blogging profoundly if you build it into your daily routine. Look at another blog. I choose a blog and then spend 5-10 minutes reviewing it. Lastly I like to try to mix up the style of blogs.

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PB169: Single Author Blog to Multi Author Blog – How to Make the Transition

ProBlogger

Transitioning From Single Author Blog to Multi Author Blog. In today’s lesson, I want to talk about hiring writers for your blog. Most bloggers start out blogging as single author blogs and many remain that way. Create 10 Blog Post Ideas for your Blog.