Building a blog that builds multiple streams of income is definitely the dream of many blogger. Of course, as a blogger there are different ways you can make money from your blog.
This could be through selling your knowledge or services, like consulting, selling your own products, like an ebook or a software, or selling ad space on your blog.
One thing that is sure is that no matter the income strategy you are presently using, adding affiliate marketing as an extra channel will greatly increase your bottom line.
It is ironic but true all the same.
At a time when a survey by McKinsey & Co. revealed that facebook is really a poor alternative to email marketing when it comes to customer acquisition, facebook is nonetheless working to increase advertising spend on the platform!
The uncanny way they are doing this?
By reducing the organic reach of brands’ facebook pages!
Though there has not been any official announcement to this effect, a marketing document that was purportedly sent out to partners recently and obtained...
Given an option between social media and email marketing, which would you choose as a small business entrepreneur?
There is no doubt that with the buzz about social media marketing and the good things you can achieve by simply creating social media profiles and marketing on platforms like Facebook and Twitter, your first choice would be social media, right?
But what if I tell you that results have always shown that social media marketing is to a large extent a waste for businesses, would you believe it?
I know the gurus...
In the past few years content marketing has grown to become a buzz word among online marketers! And this is not any reason. For example, a survey conducted in 2011 by Curata uncovered the fact that “twice as many marketers now implement Content Marketing as do print, tv and radio advertising!”
That’s really interesting indeed…
But that was 2011!
Today, content marketing has so grown that if you are not engaging it to build your small business then you are losing out big.
Some Benefits of Content Marketing
There’s no doubt about it, blogging is a powerful tool for marketing and promoting your business online.
As one report has shown…Companies that have a business blog drive 55% more web visitors than those that don’t!
B2C businesses that blog generate 88% more leads per month than those who don’t! and,
B2B businesses that blog generate 67% more leads per month than their counterparts that do not blog!Impressive figures there you must agree…
However, despite these wonderful stats, blogging...
Are you confused and asking yourself why your online business appears to be stuck in one place?
Are you presently struggling, doing everything you know, but your online business has refused to move any further step?
Then this is your lucky day!
Don’t worry I’m not here to sell you anything. But, if you answered yes to any of the above questions, then you must pay careful attention to this post because you are about discovering some very strategic tips that will help you move your business to another level.Getting...
“Do you need to build a business before you can make money blogging?”
“Must you be an entrepreneur knowing the nitty gritty of running a business to be successful as a blogger?”
These and a few others are the questions I’ve been receiving from some of my email subscribers in recent times.
Of course, these questions arose because I’ve always taken the path of running your blog as a business if you truly want to succeed making a living online with a blog.
Though I have tried to reply these...
Why are many bloggers gradually fading away from the blogosphere after laboring for years on their blogs?
Why do many bloggers fail to achieve their dream of building successful businesses from their blogs despite working extremely hard at their blog?
Why are 95% of up and coming bloggers failing left, right and center when the probloggers have continued to report outstanding results?
A whole lot of questions there, right? But do you want honest answers to these questions? Are you ready to learn the secret strategies...
Have you noticed what is going around the blogosphere lately?
I don’t know about you but I believe that the blogosphere is undergoing a transformational change! It is clear from all indications that blogging is evolving; and this is happening right before our eyes. Very soon only those bloggers who are able to recognize this and then make a conscious effort to change with the times will be alive to enjoy the gains!
Already fossilized remains of blogs whose owners tried to ignore this fact dot the blogging landscape....
A few days ago, I did a post highlighting some spooky business startup advices that could kill your business even before you start! Since that post was targeted at online business entrepreneurs I’ve decided to do this post specifically for bloggers who want to make money with their blogs.
I must say that, except your blog is just a platform for sharing your thoughts and connecting with your friends and family, you should expect to make some money (if not a full-time income) from your blog. But doing that is not really...