Your blog is a digital real estate that you can use for expressing your thoughts and views and benefiting the visitor with your informative posts. At the same time, it also has a commercial relevance as it can help you to earn monthly paycheques for doing what you love. Earning the very first paycheque from your blog can make you overwhelmed with joy. There are a number of ways to earn a good income out of your blogs. Here are a few of them (we will not discuss PPC and Google AdSense as these 2 things will be covered in detail in our next blog):


Quality of your blog

Make sure that your blog meets the ideal quality standards. Understandably you need high-quality blog posts that are not only unique and informative but should also be engaging and supported by good and clear images. However, that is not enough. You should also consider some other factors too:

  • URL: When you buy domain, name make sure that it is short, relevant and easy to remember. Also, don’t forget to add an element of uniqueness. For instance, instead of SEOinformation.com, you can use SEOdigest.com
  • Web Hosting: You can buy web hosting plans from various providers. All such providers claim to offer the best services. However, make sure that you should purchase the best web hosting package that perfectly meets your requirements and inquire about the reputation of the hosting provider. Your web hosting plays the foundational role in determining the speed, performance, and availability- 3 fundamental factors that directly affect your site ranking.
  • SEO: Ensure that your blog should reach a maximum number of visitors and for that you need good visibility. Whether (and where) your site ranks in the relevant searches decides the number of visitors you can expect. For that, your site should meet the best SEO tactics- right keywords, good content, search engine friendly structure etc.
  

Performance-based revenue 

One of the most helpful links that can help you earns more from your blog is Vigilink. It facilitates the monetization of your outbound links and works on a different, more rewarding model when compared to the PPC.
  • In this model, your revenue is determined by the performance.
  • Especially if you are looking to make money for the referral marketing but don’t have the expertise, time or intention to involve yourself into things like editing that could be a tedious task -then you can go for Vigilink as it eliminates the need of link editing.


Sell as an affiliate

While every single click in PPC model for advertising brings you some amount but to get a good income you need a massive number of unique clicks. If you are looking for a good amount of income in every single positive instance, then you can go for affiliate programs/advertisements. These ads allow you to gain a good amount during each positive instance (read sales) as they generally offer a decent commission per sales.
  • Besides, many affiliate programs offer a push to your efforts by offering a discounted price to the end client who makes a purchase via your affiliate link. Hence instead of us relying on PPC model for your revenue, you can also go for affiliate programs to increase your revenue opportunities.


Here are some of the popular Affiliate marketing marketplaces that you could join:
  • ShareASale
  • Growsumo
  • Amazon Affiliate program
  • ImpactRadius
  • Commission Junction
  • Awin


Referral Programs

Many advertisements offer you pay referral program that allows you to refer to that specific program and earn a referral income. So, it will have double benefits for you. One the one hand you can give back to your readers by offering them a good platform to earn via the internet and on the other hand, you can further increase your own income by adding more revenue platforms.
  • For the best impact, you should recommend only the reputed programs and try to back up your data with your own earning if possible


Direct Advertisements

While ad sense is the prime source of earring for most of the bloggers the amount per clicks pretty small. It could be the best option for blogs with a large number of followers across the world. If you get some decent traffic and still count yourself as intermediate, then you may think of going for peaceful advertising. You can also actively check if you can get the direct advertisements. You can actually earn a good of amount with indirect advertisements.

  • While it isn’t possible to avoid the direct, manuals efforts you can also reduce the time gap between efforts and rewards by using use plug-ins looking like Ad Clerks or WP advanced Ads that help you to get some direct advertisements with a pretty decent pay-out.
  • Apart from stability and adding good revenue to your overall blog niche, these ads also help in leveraging the brand value of your blog by giving a detailed ad page. Such detailed coverage also encourages other advertisers to place their ad on your blog retting private visibility.


Paid Reviews

Many bloggers earn good money from their blog by publishing the paid reviews. One can earn a good amount from each paid review that can range or $20 to $ 200 on an average. However, for the blogs that have massive traffic or the niche audience the price tag of each review can get as high as $1000!
  • While going for the paid review you don’t have to compromise with your ethics. You should post the reviews about only those products that you have personally used and are satisfied with them.
  • Always remember your blog can get inundated with negative comments if you post the positive reviews the substandard products or services. So, it will decrease the traffic on your blog.



Here are a few platforms that you can check to start earning a regular income.

  • Sponsored reviews
  • Fame bit (For YouTuber channels)
  • Izea Pay per post
  • Tomoson
  • Revcontent


EBooks

 If you look at the different posts of your blog, you will realize that by combining different posts as separate chapters and tweaking the language a bit to connect different chapters you can create an informative book. Just do that and within a reasonable time, you can develop your own eBook that can be sold via the internet and bring in a good amount for income. You can either sell the book over Amazon or approach your email subscribers for the same. Publishing an eBook can enhance your revenue as well as reputation