Blogs are great for passive source of income. You can start and run a blog easily today. You can keep working on it part-time and in a year or two, it would be able to give you some passive income. But do you know that you can turn your blog into a full-time income source?
Ways to make money with a blog
There are several ways to make money with a blog.
- Showing ads on your blog.
- Post affiliate links in your blog.
- Sell merchandise on your blog.
- Sell courses on your blog.
- Guest posting by others
As you can see there are tons of ways that could get you good money from a blog. The question remains is that which one you are interested in and which one is most profitable.
Which method is best?
Showing ads would generate good revenue only if have visitors in thousands of numbers. If you want to sell your merchandise and courses, you cannot do it overnight as well. You must establish yourself as a brand first. No one would pay for guest posting unless you are well-known in the field.
It all leads to posting affiliate links on your blog. This is called affiliate marketing. In affiliate marketing, you post link of an affiliate product on your blog and when someone makes a purchase, you earn a commission.
Is affiliate marketing easy?
It is not easy but it is not hard either. You just need to have a niche blog. Post links of products in that niche only.
You do not need traffic for affiliate marketing as well. Create social media accounts and use services like Instagram advertising services[jasa iklan instagram, which is the term in Indonesian] to grow traffic.
You can easily turn your blog into a full-time income source with it.