Use Your Blog Articles For Extra Money

Republishing your blog posts as write ups on article publishing websites can mean extra cash for you and requires barely any effort. The cool thing is that you can also back link to your own website on these articles as well! So it’s a win, win situation. Let me explain how you can use your existing blog articles to make some extra cash using this method.

eHow is dead, make way for InfoBarrel.

Many of you will have heard of the eHow website. eHow was once a very popular choice for freelance writers to submit articles in the hope of making a bit of cash and many users made a fantastic passive income. But eHow has upset it’s once loyal user base and many of them are jumping ship to the upcoming InfoBarrel website. Continue reading “Use Your Blog Articles For Extra Money”

Get Paid For Your Photos: A List Of Stock Photo Sites

Stock Photo Sites That Pay For Your Photos

Because of the Internet, it’s now easier than ever for photographers to make money from their photographs and you don’t even have to be an experienced professional. Some stock photo sites will accept your photos even if you’re an amateur or hobby photographer. Continue reading “Get Paid For Your Photos: A List Of Stock Photo Sites”

Google Analytics: Fresh Blog Statistics

My Google Analytics PDF Report for first month of blogging.

For those of you interested in what my Google Analytics statistics look like for my very first month of blogging look like, take a look at this PDF report: Google Analytics Report – July 2010. My AdSense efforts have earned me a grand total of 27 cents.

Because I have never run a blog before I have no idea if this is a really good or a really average start. Perhaps someone could comment on this for me.

For those of you wondering where I got this fancy looking report from, it is actually a service offered free by Google called ‘Google Analytics’ and you can use it for any websites at all.

It is fantastic for tracking all kinds of data about visitors to your website. If you are interested you can check it out here.

Get More Blog Traffic: Awesome Free Services for Bloggers

This morning I spent a bit of time working on increasing the traffic to my blog. I came across a great resource in the form of a list of links to blog directories and news aggregators that you can submit your blog articles to so that you are able to reach wider audiences. Boosting your blog traffic is very important, especially if you are trying to make money from advertising and affiliate programs.

I really have to say that the best thing I did today that had almost instantaneous results was submitting my blog to StumbleUpon. I kid you not, my daily average of about 8 to 10 unique visitors per day skyrocketed to 118 in a matter of a few hours.

Boom! Traffic stats after submission to StumbleUpon

Don’t believe me? Check out this screenshot of my analytics page from this afternoon!

Anyway, onto my compiled list. Continue reading “Get More Blog Traffic: Awesome Free Services for Bloggers”