How to earn money with blogging?

A beginners' guide to blogging

If ever wondered about how blogging can help you earn money? Read on. Before that, the first thing to consider is: blogging is a business. You need to treat blogging as more than just a hobby. Let’s get started!

You can earn money by advertising. Yes, unlike other forms of media, you can advertise here too. You can get paid according to how many people visit your blog or click on the ads. Advertisements can appear as a pop-up or in the sidebar of your blog. You must first create a Google AdSense account or any other website monetization account. 

Secondly, you can include affiliate links on your blog. For instance, you can add Amazon’s affiliate links. You can add product links that pay you a commission. You can also earn with the help of referral programs. Apart from this, you can collaborate with other people and brands. You can add reviews and get your posts sponsored. 

You can create your product category, merchandise your products and sell them through your blog. This way, you can earn money. You can also ask for consultancy fees or create a course online to make money. 

Do you get an idea of how you can start earning? You can research and choose from various options. So, the decision of how you will make money depends upon you. You must consider your skills, ability, and personality to decide what will work best for you. 

You can earn by:

  • Advertising.
  • Affiliate marketing.
  • Merchandising.
  • Referrals.
  • Sponsored posts.
  • Guest writing.

In a nutshell, do not limit yourself. Think of more alternatives.