How do bloggers make money?

The most bloggers use their blog as a hub and online home base, then build up many income streams from there. Using your blog as a hub is important, to control your content and to have a place where
you can always be found.

These income streams include advertising, selling digital, affiliate marketing and physical products or offering services. Bloggers create money directly on their blogs and indirectly through related
opportunities. Flow of income from multiple streams may add up to a large of income.

In what ways can you start making money from a blog? There are several ways to make money blogging.

Affiliate marketing

Affiliate marketing is the procedure by which an affiliate earns a commission for marketing another person’s or company’s products. The affiliate marketing simply looking for a product they enjoy, then
promotes that product and earns a piece of the profit from each sale they make. The sales are tracked via affiliate links from one website to another. 

Blog sponsorships

Blog Advertising is the first ways the average blogger begins for making money from a blog. This way of
blogging income is when you partner with a company and advertise their brand on your blog and to your
social media accounts.

Display advertising

Display ads can be a main component in a marketing advertising campaigns. Providing click-worthy images help directs a viewer to a landing page with relevant content about the brand or company. These
ads not only can grow brand awareness, but they can engage or re-engage visitors to your marketing in order to help filter the visitor into your funnel to become first.

Product sales

Product sales is a way of selling a product or service in return of money or compensation or service. It is when a customer buys a good or service which will fulfill a need of theirs. The number of products sold
in a given time period helps in knowing the product sales. Writing about product sales is a critical parameter in understanding the business of a company.

Staff Writing

If you want to know another way of making money from a blog, you can also use your blog as a platform
for other projects, such as for staff writing on other blogs.

If you want to staff write for others, the highly recommend having a website of some sort so others can
look your work and hire you. It’s much harder to get your name out there without your own website.