I’m really excited to share with you guys one of my favorite ways how I make an “extra $1000/month” from my laptop.
As some of you may know, I love coming up with creative ways to make some extra money.
You can find some of those ways here:
- 26 Apps that Will Add $500/Month Extra Income
- 7 Legitimate Ways To Earn An Extra $500/Month From Home
My absolute favorite method – which I briefly talk about in the second article mentioned above – is making extra money by blogging.
Here you can see how much money I made last month blogging in March 2016:
When I did try to look into it, I was confused by how WordPress works and what hosting actually does. It made my brain hurt!
Then one day, I decided to put all of my brain power into it and made it happen. Knowing that some of you may have that same struggle, I created a step-by-step guide that will help you set up your blog in no time. You can find that guide here
Since I use Bluehost’s services, Bluehost has been kind enough to let me join their “Affiliate Program“. This means that I have access to discounts and deals that I can present to you guys, my readers.
That’s one way you can make money as a blogger, and Bluehost’s affiliate program is a very popular one! With them you will receive $65 with each sign up you receive.
There are several ways you can make money as a blogger.
- Advertising (Adsense, MediaVine, Media.net, AdThrive.com,…)
- Affiliate Marketing (Amazon, Bluehost,…)
- Sponsored Posts
In order to make money, you need to actually have visitors who visit your blog and read your articles, click on ads, buy products etc. The more visitors you get, the more money you get to make.
This blog is currently on its way from 200k visitors to 300k visitors per month and I can definitely say I’m seeing so many opportunities come by. It’s absolutely incredible and when it comes to profitability, the possibilities and opportunities are endless.
I wrote a few posts about how to get more traffic so you can increase your earnings.You can find those posts here:
In the end, blogging is suppose to be fun and not just another method to make money. Readers will pick up on it when you blog for money and not from the heart. So make sure that you choose a niche and topic you truly love talking about.