How to Make Money Blogging Without Blogging about Blogging

  Let’s chat for a second, shall we? How often are you in a blogging-related Facebook group and see a post like this pop up: “Why does it seem like the only bloggers making money are those that are blogging about blogging or teaching people how to blog?” I see threads pop up like this almost daily. Listen, I understand. When I first started blogging, it was solely for fun. Like an online diary. So I was AMAZED to learn

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The Best Affiliate Networks for New Bloggers

Affiliate marketing can be confusing at first, especially if you’re a new blogger. You’re already trying to learn the ropes of your preferred blogging platform, trying to make it look the way you want, setting up the plug-ins, publicizing yourself on every social media outlet possible, and trying to find readers. There’s a lot to do and adding one more thing on the list might seem overwhelming. While some aspects of monetizing your blog may not be possible on day

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5 Reasons Your Blog Isn’t Making Money

Many of us got excited about blogging for a variety of reasons. For one, it’s a great way to allow your voice to be heard on a larger scale. It can also be a fantastic way to make connections and engage with people all over the world. However, one aspect of blogging that really gets people’s attention these days is the fact that it can be a great way to generate a significant income online. With that being said, many

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How to Use Amazon Native Shopping Ads to Skyrocket Your Blogging Income

Amazon is always testing out new ways for those that are Amazon Associates to make more money (and push Amazon to their readers a little bit more), and one of the newest tools that bloggers can use is Amazon Native Shopping Ads. Amazon Native Shopping Ads work differently than traditional CPM ads, where your readers simply have to see the ad for you to earn money. Instead, Native Shopping Ads work more like traditional affiliate links, in that when people

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How to Diversify Your Blogging Income

One of the things I always tell bloggers is that you need to diversify your blogging income. As a freelancer, you just never know when a company may close, file for bankruptcy, change your commission rates, or any other number of factors. Thus, the only way to protect yourself from a constantly changing industry is to diversify! Since the earliest days of my blog, I’ve been involved in affiliate marketing, advertising networks, and influencer networks. But while I believe in

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