The question of the hour: “How do you make money blogging?”
Well there answer sometimes isn't as easy as “ads.” Bloggers from all areas of the globe have different ways of sustaining their lives as independent professional bloggers, we wanted to put some options together for you… all in one place.
So without further ado, here are 25 ways to make money from your blog (click the links in bold for more information on each!):
1. Set up an e-shop.
2. Use Instagram strategically.
3. Optimize your personal style post.
4. Use sites that also help charity.
5. Pin for a profit.
6. Build up a following on The Fancy.
7. Sell your own banner ads.
8. Join an ad network.
9. Strategize your affiliate links.
10. Become a brand ambassador.
11. Host a sponsored Twitter chat.
12. Post sponsored giveaways.
13. Freelance your expertise with other outlets.
14. Work as a community.
15. Charge a little more.
16. Have a brand sponsor your video content.
17. Send out a sponsored newsletter campaign.
18. Sell your stuff on The Cools.
19. Use holidays to your advantage.
20. Work with a small business.
21. Turn your blog into a book.
22. Host a branded event.
23. Pitch yourself… over and over and over.
24. Consider gamification.
25. Use your niche to your advantage.
We know there's more out there, feel free to add your suggestions below!