Posts Tagged ‘affiliate marketing’
When you first start writing content, there are so many things to consider that you just might forget all about utilizing tags and categories. I believe that these tools are mostly either underutilized or completely ignored. This is a big mistake usually committed by a newbie or casual content writers.
Publishing platform communities like Hubpages, Squidoo, and blogging platforms like Blogger, Blogspot, and WordPress all have the option of utilizing tags and categories. Several others do as well. If this were unimportant, why would they all offer these tools?
In the first part of this topic, Valuable Content is The #1 Key to Online Success, I presented you with information about creating value for your blog readers and monetizing your blog. This lead to further details about affiliate marketing. I gave some pretty well-defined guidelines on how to choose your programs or networks wisely. If you haven’t read that post but are interested in this topic, I suggest you take a look at it to get up to speed — then come back here. In this post, I wanted to cover the appropriate way to market your chosen programs online. Proper netiquette, if you will.
I have been asked how to monetize (make money!) with your blog several times in the past few days so I thought it was a great idea for a blog post. Today, many bloggers realize that while they may enjoy their blog writing, they still have to keep the lights on. There are many articles out there that discuss increasing your blog traffic but unless you can convert the traffic to sales, it just means people enjoy your writing; which isn’t necessarily a bad thing if you love to write just for the sheer joy of it! Here are some ways to make your blog pay you.