People are always surprised when I say I’ve been making money blogging for over a decade. One reason my blogs are profitable (and have been ever since I was a beginner blogger) is because I experiment with different ways to make money. The second reason… Read More »10 Ways to Make Your Blog Profitable
I’ve started more than a dozen different types of blogs since my blogging career began 12 years ago. Which blog was most successful? The relationship blogs! If you’re thinking about blogging or looking for ways to make money as a blogger — or you’re just wondering if relationship blogs are successful — you need these tips.
What attracts blog readers and keeps them coming back? Personality. Content. Entertainment. Information. The problem is that those qualities aren’t enough to make a blog popular. It’s at least equally as important to learn SEO (search engine optimization) so your blog doesn’t get left behind.
A degree in journalism, creative writing, literature or even online content creation does not guarantee a successful writing career. In fact, a writing-related degree can be a hindrance for writers who want to make money. It’s better to have a well-rounded education and broad platform. My degrees are in Psychology, Education and Social Work, but I didn’t need a university or college education to be a successful writer.
How do you start an online magazine that has good ideas, attracts subscribers and advertisers, makes a profit, and even creates a community of readers who share tips and support?
You’ve heard you can make money blogging – but what types of blog make the most money? A freelance writer recently asked how my blogs are doing financially. I’ve been writing for my own blogs for over 10 years; my annual income ranges from $40,000… Read More »10 Types of Blogs That Do – and Do Not – Make Money
Writing for relationship advice websites is profitable and interesting – but only if they’re good articles! These tips on how to write relationship articles will help you publish better blog posts, improve your website traffic, and (most importantly) give your readers good relationship advice. If… Read More »10 Tips for Writing Relationship Articles
Writing for online magazines is interesting, instructive, and potentially profitable! Here’s why I loved writing for Suite101.com, including how the job taught me SEO (search engine optimization) and connected me to a an awesome group of web writers. First, a writing quotation from Natalie Goldberg –… Read More »10 Reasons I Loved Writing for the Online Magazine Suite101