What is a blog?
A blog is an abbreviation from Weblog, it was categorized as a website however it is slightly different because the information can be updated from time to time. A blog is the same as a diary, but the blog is an online journal.
See also: 5 Reasons why you should start a blog
Before you want to make money through a blog, make sure you had a Blog. If you don't have a blog, click HERE to learn how to make a blog using Blogspot and HERE to learn how to make a blog using WordPress.
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So, how to make money with a blog?
How to make money with a blog?
In this article, there are five methods on how to make money with a blog.
- Affiliate marketing
- Register with advertising account
- Sell Digital products
- Get paid to write reviews
1) Affiliate marketing
What is affiliate marketing?
Affiliate marketing is the process of earning income or commission every time you promote someone else products or services to others and they buy it.
Your job is only promoting the product via a link, and when someone clicks the links and buys the product, you will get a commission.
The most popular affiliate marketing for Malaysian bloggers is Involve Asia.
Apart from that, you can also try other affiliate programs such as eBay, Amazon, Shopee, and Lazada.
2) Register with an advertising account
An advertising account is a third party, where it is a very popular way for a blogger to earn money. With this, you don't have to worried about who you wanted to hire or which ads you wanted to put in your blog.
Among the advertising services worldwide was Google Adsense.
To be able registered under the advertising account, your blog must be reviewed first for 3 to 6 months before they approved to be in monetization.
Self-advertising or direct advertising is a way for you to earn money from a blog by selling your ads to sponsorship. However, the process involved a lot of documents and maybe took a lot of time.
4) Sell Digital products
If you choose to not advertise any of the other ads or your ads, you can also make an income by selling digital products such as eBooks, online courses or workshops, and others.
5) Get paid to write a reviews
As well as sponsored posts, you can also make money by writing a paid review on your blog. By writing a review, you get to try out a product and get paid for writing a review. This is simply like what the Iinstafamous or the YouTubers were doing.