Blogging and writing

It’s Okay to Want to Grow (and Monetize) Your Blog

Not long ago someone left this comment on a post I'd written: "I guess you have to decide what you want.  Money, hits, likes or trying to help others." This isn't the first time I've seen it cast in a somewhat negative light that people were trying to grow their blogs, so I thought it… Continue reading It’s Okay to Want to Grow (and Monetize) Your Blog

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Blogging and writing

How Easy Is It to Monetize a Blog?

How easy is it to monetize a blog?  Hint: It's not.  Not in the slightest. Many of us spend a great deal of time blogging.  Some of us (like me) may not have much in the way of income, so monetization seems like a reasonable step to try.  But anyone who tells you that it's… Continue reading How Easy Is It to Monetize a Blog?

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Blogging and writing

Options to Make Money Blogging

AbsolutVision on Pixabay Chronic illness, whether it's mental or physical, can make it hard to hold down a full-time job, or even a job at all.  Over the last year I haven't been able to work much, and while luckily I've still got a fairly substantial amount of savings, I've started looking at alternate ways… Continue reading Options to Make Money Blogging