What Is An Affiliate Link

What Is An Affiliate Link?

One of the simplest ways to make money blogging is to use affiliate links.  I can hear you saying, “Elizabeth, I’m new to this whole blogging thing.  What on Earth are affiliate links?”  Glad you asked.  The definition for an affiliate link on Webopedia is: Affiliate Link – A special URL that contains the ID […]

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How To Design An Adsense AD

How To Design An Adsense AD

So you know what Google AdSense is, you’ve signed up for an account, and now you’re ready to put AdSense ads onto your blog.  You log into your account, all ready to go, and you’re stuck.  Where do you go?  What do you do?  There are so many choices! First things first, log into your Google AdSense […]

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Google Adsense: How Much Does It Pay?

Google Adsense: How Much Does It Pay?

If you really want to make money with your blog then you likely want to know how much money you’ll make from each different source.  Affiliate links usually are easy to figure out because the company tells you the percentage you’ll make per sale.  On the other hand, the question of how much does it pay when […]

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How Does Adsense Work?

How Does Adsense Work?

Google Adsense Google AdSense isn’t too difficult to get into, but understanding it, and really getting it to work for you, is not nearly as easy.  I’ve been using AdSense for over a yer and a half and I still spend a lot of time learning about it and trying to get mine to perform […]

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How To Get Adsense On Your Blog

How To Get Adsense On Your Blog

You’ve got your blog and you’re ready to start making some money with it.  You may be thinking of adding some ads, and you may be thinking of going about that by using Google AdSense.  Now that you have made that decision you need to figure out how to get AdSense onto your blog.  Here is […]

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Types Of Ads You Can Use On Your Blog

Types Of Ads You Can Use On Your Blog

A few weeks ago I talked about the different ways that bloggers make money.  One of the ways I talked about was passive income, and one form of that is an ad.  Ads are a great form of income because once you put the code in for them you can sit back and let them work […]

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How To Create An Invoice Online

How To Create An Invoice Online

As your blog starts to grow, you’ll find that you have the opportunity to write sponsored posts (or monetize in other creative ways). Each company and PR agency that you work with will pay you differently. Some will automatically deposit money into your PayPal account as soon as your post is live. Others will request […]

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How To Easily Add A Disclosure To The Top Of All Your Posts

How To Easily Add A Disclosure To The Top Of All Your Posts

Since we’ve been talking about how to add ads and write sponsored posts lately on The Blogging Bunch, I wanted to make sure that you add a disclosure statement properly to the top of your posts to disclose your affiliate links or your connection to any brands. You can read more about the specific FTC requirements on this BlogHer post. […]

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7 Secrets To List Building

7 Secrets To List Building

For many new bloggers, the idea of list building is just too much to think about. You’re just worried about getting people to actually read the content you’ve put up and deal with all the plugins and OY the social media…figuring out RSS and autoresponders and which program is the best (and cheapest) gets put on the […]

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How To Use Mail Chimp

How To Use Mail Chimp To Deliver Blog Updates

The main goal of all bloggers is to get their message out and be heard. One way to do this is to have people subscribe for updates to your blog. These updates will be sent to each subscriber so they don’t miss anything you post. This “list” is a BIG deal and you need to treat it […]

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