Making money from blogging for beginners
The purpose of this guide is to help you understand the steps you need to take to make money with a blog by avoiding mistakes or losing valuable time on tasks that won’t contribute to your main goal.
It is aimed for beginners because I remember when I started out (in 2002), I found it very difficult to understand how blogging can help you make money.
It took me a number of years to realize the whole picture and find out what I was doing wrong and how to turn things around.
Hopefully this comprehensive step-by step guide will put you in the right direction from the very beginning, and give you a solid plan to follow that will generate results in the fastest possible way.
Before getting into the details, let me clarify something from now.
it’s not an easy job, it’s a tricky and time consuming process that requires a LOT of effort and hard work but it’s also one of the best and most rewarding jobs in the World.
The reward from building a successful blogging business is not only the money but most importantly is the feeling of achievement and the satisfaction of creating a business without relying on anyone else but your own talent and strengths.
Have you ever wondered why there are so many articles on “how to make money with a blog”?
If some people know the magic formula, why do they share it with the World and not keep it for themselves and generate more money?
The answer is simple. It’s the dream of every blogger to reach to a point where they are making money online and then share this excitement with the rest of the World.
Of course, as we will see below, it’s another way to make money through affiliate marketing or by selling your own products, capitalizing on your success.
How To Make Money With a Blog?
Let’s rewind and take it from the beginning. How do most bloggers make money online and how can you do the same?
Here is how to make money from a blog:
- Setup your own website or blog
- Start publishing good content
- Build organic traffic to your website
- Build a community around your brand
- Start making money by selling ads, your own products / services or through affiliate marketing.
Sounds like a simple process! Actually, some of the steps are pretty straightforward but others are tricky and you will need to be equipped with the proper knowledge, the right tools and a lot of patience. Read More