Still wondering how people are making money with their blogs?? Basically, a blogger chooses a “niche” or area of interest and then they create a blog to write about it. Weight loss, relationships, wood working, auto repairs, home decorating, dog training, you name it… I guarantee their is a blog about it!
In 2017 it seems like everyone I know has a blog! What began as an innovative product of the Web 2.0 revolution has become an integral part of the online community today. Thousands of ordinary men and women have become highly successful bloggers over the past decade and I am teaching my two young boys, ages 8 and 10, how to be a part of the ever lucrative “blogoshpere.” Check out their blogs aidensalley.com and kylescreations.com One of my sons is actually earning money from his blog that is only a few months old! I want to give them the tools to be part of the group of people who continue to rake in thousands of dollars in profit from their blogs! If you are new to blogging, you may be wondering how this is all possible… well you have come to right place:) I’m hoping that you take the information found on my blog and use it to enhance your own life and career, no matter what industry you may be currently in. When it comes to blogging… there is something for everyone!
So let’s take a look at how people are using blogs. Blogs can either be a “stand alone” money making website or it can be used to promote a business. Online marketing is one of the most cost effective tools for businesses in the twenty first century. In fact, if you are not marketing your business online, you are missing on on a ton of potential business! Blogs offer business owners and a free way of getting their business out there. However, not all blogs are used to promote businesses. Some bloggers create a website and conduct all their business right from that site alone. When someone searches the web for something and they land on a “blog” that is offering what they are looking for, they make a purchase from that site and wala… that blogger makes money:) In essence, this is affiliate marketing at it’s finest. Some of the most successful bloggers are also the most successful affiliate marketers. They go hand in hand! Let’s take a look at how blogs are utilized within these five major industries.
One of the most popular niches in the world of blogging is the network marketing industry of the MLM. The number of MLM millionaires is on the rise and most of them have achieved their success with the help of a blog. Their success continues to inspire and motivate others to get on the MLM bandwagon . Blogs are excellent way for MLM leaders to keep in touch with their fellow members, recruit new memebers, promote offers, hold meetings and so much more.
Affiliate Marketing Programs
Affiliate marketing programs are EXTREMELY lucrative… if you know which programs to promote and how to properly promote them. This is another niche that has produced millionaires over the last decade. Affiliate marketing is probably one of the easiest ways to earn money online. You can accomplish this simply by selling other people’s products and services. You reap the benefits of getting paid and you don’t have to worry about the headaches of running a business. There isn’t any development, maintenance, over-head or customer support. That’s all taken care of by the affiliate! Blogs are one of the best platforms for promoting affiliate products. You write about products, attach a link to the sales page, and collect a nice commission on every sale made.
I am a teacher so I created a blog that caters to teachers. While the information on my blog can be utilized by anyone, I belong to a lot of groups affiliated with education, so I chose to target this group of professionals. It’s important to realize that blogs can be utilized by professionals in any field. For instance, I used to run a small homemade dog treat business when my children were babies. I have since closed down shop but created a a blog about starting a homemade dog treat business. It’s called About Homemade Dog Treats and is one of the most successful blogs I have ever created! I wrote an e-book and currently sell hundreds of them from my blog every month!!!
Because I have small children I, to small for cell phones, I decided to create a blog for each of them so they could communicate with their friends, not to mention learn how to write!!! They are creating an old fashioned “baby book” for themselves that will be saved online forever. By the time my boys get to college they will have compiled years of memories… I think this is awesome:0 Two extremely lucrative niches… children and education! The sky is the limit with this one:)
What about all of those stay at home moms?? How do you think I got started on the Internet… it all started when I was a stay at home mom! Don’t underestimate the power of these ladies!! Some of the most successful online bloggers/business owners are stay at home moms! This new breed of super homemakers are able to generate huge incomes from the comfort of their homes… simply by blogging about things that interest them:)
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