I’m a member of several different blogging groups on Facebook and I’ve noticed the same question pop up a number of times: Can you monetize a WordPress.com blog? The answer is YES! I’ve noticed some people don’t think WordPress allows monetization … [Read more...]
A few tips and tricks for bloggers who use affiliate links.
Bloggers, do you want to improve your affiliate marketing efforts and increase earnings? Here are a couple strategies that'll help you to do that! Below, I outline some of the methods I've used to monetize a wide range of blog posts over the last … [Read more...]
If you’re a blogger who monetizes their content with affiliate marketing, Black Friday can be very lucrative. Note: in the following paragraph and throughout the rest of this post I’ve used referral links to affiliate networks that I'm a … [Read more...]
On Thursday 12th May, Pinterest announced they’re lifting their ban on affiliate links: We understand that businesses and bloggers need a sustainable way to keep making great content. That’s why we’ve decided to allow affiliate links on … [Read more...]
Do you regularly add disclaimers and disclosures to your blog posts for sponsored posts, product reviews or to denote the use of affiliate links? And do you use WordPress? What is a shortcode? "A shortcode is a WordPress-specific code that lets … [Read more...]
Recently, one of my friends asked a question: I wanted to tweet the Black Friday sale at <brand>, is there a way to do that with ? Yes! She simply needed to create a deep link, shorten it and add it to Twitter. Here is the tutorial I wrote … [Read more...]
If you've just signed up with your first affiliate network, you've probably just noticed the unimpressive, long and ugly URLS? It's likely you want to know if it's OK to shorten affiliate links, specifically for use on social media, like Twitter or … [Read more...]