Continuing the series of articles on "How to create your blog? "Land of the Soviets offers today to talk about how to make money on blog. What methods are used to gain earnings on the blog? How much can you earn on the blog? The answers to these questions will give the land of the Soviets.

You already know the basics of creating and maintaining your blog, know what the authors write the most popular blogs Runet. acquainted with the most popular Russian-language blog. It's time to talk about the fact that many novice bloggers aim of its activity, namely the earnings on blogs.

Surely You have heard about that make on their own blog is a piece of cake! Forced to disappoint You: create a blog that brings its owner a tangible stable income – troublesome and costly. Consider the basic ways of getting earnings on your blog.

Contextual and banner advertising

Advertising on blog pages one of the most common ways to earn on the blog. You can show your visitors contextual ads that can participate in a banner exchange network or directly negotiate with advertisers about making Your blog as an advertising platform for its ad.

For advertising Your blog must be popular plus have a good performance TIC and PR – then the cost of advertising space will be higher.

How much can you earn on the blog, showing contextual ads? If you take, for example, Google ads Adsense, practice shows that for every thousand impressions of the ad unit a blogger can earn, on average, 1-1. 5 dollar. Your income can also be calculated in accordance with the number of clicks on ad units Google Adsense. All ad units on the blog may be no more than 3.

Some blog services do not allow you to place your own ads on the blog. therefore, in order to earn on the blog in a similar way, it is best to blog on your own hosting (stand-alone).

Affiliate links

Affiliate links, affiliate programs or just the program – all names for the same method of earning on the blog. You register in the affiliate program and receive partner's special link. Next, place the link in the publications of your blog and get a percentage for each visitor who clicks on this link.

Affiliate programs should be in accordance with the theme of Your blog  - otherwise the effectiveness of this method of earning will be low. A tangible income from the partners you will begin to receive with the attendance of the blog at least 1000 hosts a day.

Selling links

Selling links is another popular way to make money on the blog. Special exchange links like Sape suggest You for posting links of advertisers a certain amount. The higher the TIC and PR of Your blog and the higher the attendance, the higher the price for Your advertising space. Sell links from your blog directly to advertisers, it is best if the links are thematic.

Paid surveys

Services such as Blogun pay You money for posting on Your blog pages feature articles, overviews, or so-called guards at advertiser's request. You publish a post with the given information in your blog, put "eternal" link on the advertiser's site and earn money. By the way, You can do paid reviews, or post guards and without recourse to Blogun – you can negotiate directly with the advertiser.

The level of Your earnings on the blog by posting paid posts. again, depends on the popularity of Your blog. For blogs with large particles and PR, and good attendance the chance to get a real income higher.


Popular in the Western segment of the Internet, but it is not very common in the Internet way of earning is donations. You enough to post on his blog announcement like "support the development of the project". If Your blog has an interesting theme, it is unique and useful, there is a high likelihood that Your visitors will want to support You in this way.

Paid access

Earn on the blog, organizing paid access "for the elite", is not a bad idea, if the information on Your blog so valuable that people are willing to pay money for getting access to it. Otherwise paid access nobody wants to use it.

A variation of this method of earnings – paid subscription RSS. Earn on the blog using this method it is also possible only under condition of presence of very interesting and useful content on the blog.

Selling blog sponsorships

The blog itself can be the object of sale. A thematic blog with unique content can interest representatives of large companies and they will want to buy such a blog for inclusion in a network of professional blogs on this topic. If your blog is interesting exactly as an author's project, then maybe someone will be interested in the idea of ​​sponsorship and then all the costs of blogging will be borne by the sponsor.

Described ways of earning on the blog, as you can see, it is highly effective only when you are good indicators of the popularity of the blog  - A novice blogger with 10-20 hosts a day is unlikely to receive hundreds of dollars a month. Therefore, before trying to make money on a blog, you must pay attention to its promotion and promotion.

To paraphrase a famous expression, the Soviets warn You: not all ways of earning on the blog are equally useful! About what ways of earnings on the blog can damage Your reputation . read our next materials.