Going in 2016, probably the best web monetization strategy is to simply have more than one strategy. With ad blockers eating into ad revenues across the board, bloggers and web publishers are feeling the heat. Thankfully, when it comes to alternate means of revenue generation… there’s no dearth of options. You can choose to sell affiliate products, optimize your existing ad operations, or even sell digital products and content subscriptions using micropayments. In this post, we cover 30 monetization plugins for WordPress that will help you boost and augment the money you earn from your blog. Type: Touch based monetization The WordPress Mobile Gesture Monetization plugin from errnio adds tools to enhance touch gestures on your mobile site and improves UX while generating new channels of monetization in addition to whatever ad setup you may currently have. The four touch gestures that are activated when you install this plugin include: Scroll: When users … [Read more...] about 30 WordPress Monetization Plugins to Help You Make More Money
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Focus on email marketing. I would tell myself to build a targeted email list, and not to miss out on any opportunity of getting readers onto that list. Whenever I meet budding bloggers, I often find them asking questions like: How do I get traffic to my blog? How do I make money from my blog? How do I grow my blog’s following? etc. At the end of the day, most bloggers want more traffic (and many want more money). If you also feel the same, it’s time to understand the power of email marketing. I’m writing this post after 2274 days of blogging, and I only started email marketing at a later stage of my blogging career. This is one of the biggest regrets that I have, as I now realize the importance of an email list. For years, I used Feedburner to let my readers subscribe to my blog updates, which I now know was a mistake. Having a professional email tool helps in many ways: You can control when to send an email newsletter. You can schedule follow-up emails and new … [Read more...] about Why Smart Bloggers Should Focus On Email Marketing
One of the biggest asset of a blog is number of their loyal blog subscribers, a blog without any subscriber is like playing a movie without any one watching. Most of Bloggers relies on search engine or other referral traffic, but a smart blogger relies on those loyal blog subscriber who have subscribed to your blog using various subscription option. Most of us today are busy asking ourselves questions like : What else can I do to increase the traffic to my blog a little more? Blog XYZ.com is doing better should I follow his tips and tactics? Should I entertain my readers with slide shows, videos or music? And the list goes on and on… I know you need to follow your fellow bloggers for new trends in the niche. You also need to learn the magic to find more readers and customers but what are you doing to hold back already existing fans and loyal blog subscribers? It is important to find more readership and build great traffic but it is even more important to meet the expectations … [Read more...] about 5 Deadly Reasons Why You Losing your loyal Blog Subscribers?
Adsense is one of the easiest ways to monetize a Blog and is one of the best advertising networks. Adsense team maintains its quality by approving only quality Websites for using Adsense. They have a very strict TOS and they keep banning accounts, which violates Adsense TOS. The hardest part is getting inside Adsense ad network. Most of the time, you will find bloggers complaining Adsense account is disapproved and many of them become hopeless. We have already published a complete Adsense guide for beginners to get started with it. When any blogger's Adsense application is rejected, it's a disappointing time for him. He feels very frustrated and at times many newbies quit blogging. Let me clear some air here, and Shout it loud: Adsense is not the end of your Blogging career. Even if you don't have any approved Adsense account, you can still make money from your Blog. Check out ShoutMeLoud, and realize how many Adsense ad units you see here. You would notice, Harsh uses only … [Read more...] about ‘What to do When Adsense Account Application is Disapproved?’
In this OneClerk review, I’m about to show you how you can make an insane amount of money with this unique ad network. But before that, raise your hand up if you haven’t heard of OneClerk before! Well, I’m sorry to inform you that you’re missing a lot and I’ll explain what I mean by that in a minute. You see, old in the days when I started blogging, that was when only a few people know what blogging is truly about. One of the most difficult challenges often faced by bloggers back then was “how best to monetize a blog”. Sadly, the only and easiest option for bloggers to make money from their blog was via Google AdSense to the extent that if you don’t have an AdSense account, you’re considered unlucky or unserious. As a result of this, AdSense started dealing with bloggers for reasons that are irrelevant and unfounded. However, with the birth of other similar contextual ads program, everything has changed for good. Things are no … [Read more...] about Top CPM Ad Network for 2017