First, making money blogging can be quit frustrating at first, you have to study, work harder and know exactly what works for you. For me it’s affiliate marketing. So without further ado, i’ll walk you through the process on how to make money using your blog
Blogging is simply the process of creating useful content that can solve a problem, it is done on a blog. According to Wikipedia, she defines a blog as:
a discussion or informational website published on the World Wide Web consisting of discrete, often informal diary-style text entries. Posts are typically displayed in reverse chronological order, so that the most recent post appears first, at the top of the web page
Starting a blog is actually easy these day because of Content management systems, like WordPress, which give you the opportunity to start publishing online within minutes. By posting high quality and useful content on your WordPress website, you can getting regular viewership. However, maintaining content is just one part of a successful WordPress website; you also need to monetize it to start profiting from your posted content.
In this blog post, we are going to highlight powerful on how to make your Blog or website profitable. If you are
Google Adsense is the by far one of the most popular ways of making money on a blog. It entails an integration of Pay Per Click (PPC) advertisements on your website. Whenever a viewer clicks on any of these PPC ads, you will get paid by the advertisers. The content of the ads will be relevant to your website, making the experience more organic for the viewer.
To use Google Adsense, you need to apply for it. After getting approved for Adsense, you can place ads within your content. Getting Adsense approval can be daunting somethings especially in Nigeria.
Check out the post below on Google Adsense Approval withing 24Hours
To be this is actually the best way to make money online because it favours me better than any other method. You might be hearing about affiliate marketing, what is it exactly:
According to Neil Patel (an SEO Expert) Affiliate marketing is the process of earning a commission by promoting other people’s (or company’s) products. You find a product you like, promote it to others and earn a piece of the profit for each sale that you make.
Affiliate marketing can be tricky and quit annoying for first timers, but it is another golden nugget to utilize for monetizing your blog’s traffic. Affiliate marketing involves you selling products, owned by off-site retailers, on your website and getting paid commissions whenever your viewer purchases any of the products. The top affiliate marketing programs are offered by Amazon, ClickBank, CJ Affiliate. In Nigeria, paying affiliate marketing includes JUMIA and Konga, I personally use JUMIA.
If you are an influencer in any niche, you can get companies to pay you for promoting their products or services through blog posts. This monetization strategy can pay really well, but you will be required to actively spend time curating the content to post. However, some companies can provide you with written posts, leaving you with just the task of publishing them. Examples of a great blogger that uses this scheme to generate a lot of money is Linda Ikeje
Selling Your Own Brand/Product/Service
This is also another cool way to make money from your blog. Some good bloggers are actually web developers, imaging selling this service on your blog, it would be great, right? If you make your website into an authority for its niche, you can reap huge profit margins by selling your own brand of products. These products can be ebooks, videos, seminars, etc.
This technique is kind of tedious as it requires you to work diligently in establishing your website’s reputation and then improvising with marketing techniques to get viewers to buy your products. Since you are selling at your own rates, you can mark the product as high or low as you want and get directly rewarded whenever it sells.
This is also another way to make money online, you can create free and premium tututorials for your viewers. This is actually an easy way to make money online. With tutorial, your viewers get to love you, see your originality and are ready to buy any other service you may want to see in the future.
If you are a beginner, you are better off at integrating Google Adsense ads on your website. Once you start getting regular traffic on your website, you can then introduce affiliate products in your content and speed up the work on building your website’s reputation. And you have me here, you can always contact me for help.