As you have read my first post regarding how to create a blog and how to choose a domain name and choosing WordPress as a Blogging platform. Now in this post i’m going to explain various ways on how you can generate money with your blog. Many people believe that blogging does not bring any fruitful result and they think it is just a waste of time. But it is unbelievable to hear that people are earning millions through blogging and they work in their own times. One more fact about blogging is not all will get success in it. Many people start blog with lot of enthusiasm but due to lack of knowledge and other mistakes many people leave it and say it is waste of time. But if you take some examples such as Harsh Agarwal of ShoutmeLoud blog he started his journey with failures but now his blog receives lakhs of views per month and he is earning handsome amount from his blog.
Why Do People Blog?
There are a number of reasons for blogging, people have different choices depending on their needs. Some blog for their personal purpose, some for sharing their travel experience and photographs and some blog for earning money.
Types Of Bloggers
These bloggers start their own simple blogs in which they share their experiences regarding life, travel, photographs, their thoughts and other issues. These people do not blog for money they just do it out of hobby.
These bloggers write blogs for their living and they earn from them through various sources (we will learn how to earn from blog later in this article). They share information on specific topic in which they have in depth knowledge and analysis. They write different topics by detailed research and help people find solution to their problems. They use some platforms such as Google Adsense, Advertisements, Writing Reviews for products and earn money. There are millions of professional bloggers who earn their living through blogging.
How To Make Money From Your Blog | Methods To Make Money From Your Blog
After all the work done for your blog you need to check what are the suitable methods with which you can get more income. There are 3 methods to earn via blogging they are
- Google Adsense
- Yahoo Ads
- And other networks
Affiliate Marketing is the procedure in which you sell products on behalf of other company and earn commissions. There are many companies providing affiliate programs, following are the names of few best affiliate companies
This method of earning will start for you when your blog has lot of popularity. In this method you can sell your Ad space for placing ads of your clients or customers and charge them. This method will work only if you have huge audience and popularity for your blog.
- Earning Through Google Adsense
Everyone knows that Google is the biggest search engine in the world. Google runs a program for bloggers called Google Adsense and anyone who has a blog can apply for Adsense by following the rules put up by Google. The rules of Adsense are quite strict and Google keeps lot of conditions before accepting your website/blog into their Adsense Program.
How To Get Adsense Approval Easily Without Multiple Rejections
Generally many people get rejected from Adsense multiple times and they lose hope in the program, but if you follow some simple rules you can get approved within days. The main reason why people choose adsense is because the cost per click (CPC) is high and you will get payments in time without any issues.
Rules To be Followed Before Applying For Adsense
- You should have your own domain name such as www.xyz.com and not www.xyz.wordpress.com
- You must have atleast 50 good quality articles written and no adult content is allowed in Adsense
- You must not copy and paste content from other websites and apply for Adsense, you will be rejected immediately
- If you are from India or Asian countries your blog need to be more than 6 months old (as said in Google Adsense official blog) but generally they approve if you meet the guidelines
- Last but not least you must be 18 years and above to participate in this program
If your blog satisfies the above conditions then just log in to www.google.com/adsense with your Google account and apply for Adsense by clearly explaining them about your blog.
In the next article we will learn about Affiliate Marketing and other ways to earn Online