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Want To Make Money Blogging? Here Are 4 Sure Fire Ways

Make money blogging sounds simple when you hear it from a professional blogger who is actually making money blogging.

make money blogging

The truth remains – to make money blogging is not that hard, it only takes dedication, hard work and time if you are a new blogger. But even as a new blogger, you’ll have to go the stressful path and hard way to make money blogging. That is if you do not have the strings to push forward.


We have heard that blog can generate money for those who use it well, for it can even be one’s main source of income in life but really, how true is this?

I never knew there was money in blogging until I actually got paid the first month I joined the blogging van wagon. How did it happen? It was a passion plus it was something I love doing. And besides, I have blogged for years before having my blog.

You have a blog or a website for like 6 month and you have not made money with it, really you’ll feel disappointed and down or I’m I wrong? Are you asking yourself this same questions; why I’m I not getting earnings in return or why Is my blog not doing well?

Put your mind at rest guys because on our today’s issue, we are going to show you 4 sure-fire ways you can take to make your blog a money-making machine.

How would you feel if you can make $1000 in your first month? It’ll be great right? So let’s get serious and know how we can truly convert our blog to a money bank.


Do you know that your ranking does not decide your blog strength? You can make money with your blog even if your Alexa rank is poor provided you know how to make it work. I’m tired of repeating myself so I’m just going to shoot you with the 4 ways to make money blogging.

The four (4) ways to make money blogging are:

√ Google AdSense

√ Affiliate

√ Rendering your service

√ Freelance Writer

These four (4) ways can make any blog owner be successful in making money. But before I say “stop”, I’d like to go into details and give you some secrets on how these mentioned ways works, would you like to hear know it?


Google AdSense

We all know that monetizing our blog/ website with AdSense is a good thing but how many of you have truly been paid well, I mean a reasonable amount as a Google AdSense publisher? How much have you earned from this program? Answer the questions within you.

I’ll ask you again; are you doing something wrong? Because a lot of bloggers have benefited from this program so why not you?

Though making money as an AdSense publisher, you will need traffic coming to your blog… traffic is not that hard to get as long as you are serious about it.

To make money with Google AdSense program, you will place its code strategically onto your blog. Google has given us some tips about how we can place our AdSense codes for better earnings and you can read it here.

Placing your AdSense codes in strategic places is the best way to go. What do I mean by strategic places? Embedding the codes into your blog post by – adding the AdSense code above post, using link codes in the middle and bottom of your post, adding the code to your header, put it in your feeds, and putting it in your side bar. These are definitely the best places to put your AdSense codes.

If you don’t have an AdSense account yet, I have written several posts on how to get your AdSense approved, read them and you will get your AdSense approve in no time.

Extra Tip: Try and blend your code to match your blog so people can easily click it. Take advantage of the Google AdSense in-feed, in-article and matched content.What will really give you that click you truly want is to find any means to make your Ads show to only people coming from search engines, that my friend with surely increase your AdSense revenue


This is one of the best ways to make serious money online as a blogger. Why did I say that? It is very easy to participate, it brings money twice and I am telling you that most (if not all) all bloggers are into affiliate marketing. But this method is for bloggers who’ve been in the blogging world awhile.

Affiliate marketing: When you refer or sell something for the commission, it is known as affiliate marketing. Hey, that’s my definition. There are reputable companies out there that are ready to pay you base on 60/ 40 commissions. The thing is you’ll make money on every sale you make.

Do you think it’s difficult to sell those products? Nope! It’s not, as a blogger who is already in the game will probably have a good amount of followers/ subscribers so with these followers, you can introduce your product to them and I assure you that you will make sales as long as you have those who believe in you.

Tips: Try to make as many subscribers as possible by doing giveaways, encouraging your readers to subscribe, create a landing page… provide your readers with valuable content, making them believe you and trust your brand. Before you know it, your email list will grow.


Rendering your service

What do you like to do? What skill do you have that might be of interest to others? Your blog is the best and perfect place to showcase your skills to the world.

I create and maintain blogs for people who need my service so I created a “Hire Me” page on my blog so people can easily get in touch with me.

Awesome right! Now let me ask you this question; do you have a “Hire Me” page? If not, try to find what you are good at and what service you can render people and start your “Hire Me” page. Trust me people will ask for your service if you are good at what you do.

Freelance Writer

I’m a writer and I love to interact with people in a way that they’ll comprehend what I’m saying. Do you love writing? Why not join the freelance business and make good money from your writing skill.

Do you know what? Many bloggers today are into freelance writing and to be plain with you, it does not need any skill apart from your writing skill and believe you me many companies, organizations and private bodies need a freelance writer.


Extra Ways to Make Money Online

What can you sell?

What gadget you don’t want but still working fine? Or you can buy gadgets and sell them online with ease.

You do not need to be a writer or have a blog for this one… you can easily sell products using sites like eBay, Amazon, or if you are a Nigerian you can sell your products through Jumia, Konga, OLX, Jiji etc…

Trust me, people will buy what you sell. And the fun part of these all, you won’t lose but win 😉

Selling advertising space

Good! If you are making a great deal of traffic then this part is for you. Many companies, organizations, and private bodies are looking for sites to advertise their product, are you that site?

You can sell ad space for a good amount and the spaces of the ads determine the increase in payment. Now calculate how many ad spaces you have equals to the amount you’ll get, big right?

So if you have a blog try to put your ad space for sale sign, you don’t know who might visit your blog.



You can truly make money blogging or make money online selling stuff. Don’t be afraid to start just jump right in and you won’t regret your action as long as you’ve got the right tools.


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20 thoughts on “Want To Make Money Blogging? Here Are 4 Sure Fire Ways”

  1. Hello Baba,

    Great post over here 🙂

    Yeah we all get disappointed in blogging phase were we are not able to drive traffic to our blogs and at the end we do not make
    enough money.

    These tips are really great add up if some one wants to make good money online.

    Freelancing is one of the most best ways, as it let us make our stand in front of the crowd and also with the top notch
    bloggers, through our writing skills.

    Thanks for the share.


    1. Hello Shantanu,

      Yeah, freelance is a good way to make money as a blogger. It doesn’t only give you money, but also helps with connecting to big names in the industry.

      Thanks for your thought on this.

      Hope you’re having the best week ever…

  2. ello
    Glad to read your post. I totally agree to make money blogging is not that hard, it only takes dedication, hard work and time. I use google adsense and affiliate to make money from blogging and this is best for make money.

    Happy to know about rendering service and freelance writer.

    Thank you for sharing with us.

    Best wishes,
    Praveen verma

    1. Hello Praveen,

      Google AdSense is a good way to make money couple with affiliate marketing… I do love these ways because they do not disturb your other ways of making money.

      Thanks for dropping your thought on this, I do appreciate it…

      Do have a blessed week

  3. Advertising space is always an intriguing subject, mainly because:

    – Bloggers often wonder how much they should charge for it
    – Bloggers wonder if traffic means everything
    – They wonder what else they can do to secure a sale (selling a package, for example?)

    So maybe this topic could be its own blog post one of these days, Babanature 🙂

    Anyway, thanks for the amazing tips.

    P.S. And as you suggested in the article, I fully agree; sell your stuff and never fear negative feedback. People WILL buy from you.


    1. Hello Michael,

      Each of the ways I mentioned here today are so wide, they can be a topic of their own…

      You are right, Amma do write on them separately so new bloggers can get better understanding 😉

      Thanks for your input, I truly appreciate it.

      Have a great week ahead

  4. Thank you for proving the meaningful information regarding making money online. I am a new blogger, I need help to learn more about blogging strategy and to promote my blogs. Again thanks for the article..!

  5. Thanks for your posting .
    Keep posting like this is very helpful For us
    I have found something new in this Article.

    Himani Sharma

    1. Hello Himani,

      Good to know that you find this post useful enough to comment.

      Let’s hope you follow what you found on this article and start making money with it.

      Have a good weekend.. 😉

    1. Hello Priya,

      Yes indeed, Google AdSense is a beautiful way to make money online as a blogger… even new bloggers can make money with it as long as there is traffic coming to your blog.

      Thanks for your comment and do have a beautiful week ahead

  6. Great post and these are indeed genuine ways to make money from blogging.

    I wanted to thank you for this good read!! I absolutely loved every bit of it. I have you book marked to check out new things you post…

    1. Thanks for commenting your thought on this post and good to know that you’ve bookmarked Do come back for more informative post…
      Do have yourself a wonderful weekend and a blessed week start…

  7. Hello,

    I saw your tweets and thought I will check your website. Have to say it looks very good!
    I’m also interested in this topic and have recently started my journey as a young entrepreneur.

    I’m also looking for the ways on how to promote my website. I have tried AdSense and Facebook Ads, however, it is getting very expensive. Was thinking about starting using analytics. Do you recommend it?
    Can you recommend something that works best for you?

    I also want to improve SEO of my website. Would appreciate, if you can have a quick look at my website and give me an advice what I should improve
    (Recently I have added a new page about FutureNet and the way how users can make money on this social networking portal.)

    I have subscribed to your newsletter.

    Hope to hear from you soon.

    Maybe I will add a link to your website on my website and you will add a link to my website on your website? It will improve SEO of our websites, right? What do you think?

    wali kali

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