It’s Friday again, thank goodness…! So what’s in this round up? Adsense: Big White Elephand First, Adsense again. I’ve blogged on using Adsense on a number of occasions in the past year: Why it is a waste of time; canceling your account; and being banned from Adsense. What I didn’t know was how much a waste of time… Read More »
Affiliates: Old and New Steve, of AgentsChat.com fame, was telling me a couple of weeks ago that he was becoming much more interested in Affiliate Marketing and Blogging. He’s not quite ready to set up any blogs, but we’re going to be talking about Affliate Programs a lot more together and on InvestorBlogger. Personally speaking, I’ve had an… Read More »
With November safely out of the way, it’s time to post my results in the last 30 days. Let’s deal with traffic first, then money. But first, … ——- For more interesting articles on running a business, making money, operating your blog, , and so on…, subscribe to the RSS feed or email newsletter. There’s a lot more… Read More »
I’ve been exploring three or four new ways to make money, you’ve probably noticed them on the blog, in addition to the more typical ways. TTZ Media: Nice pictures, needs work. I’ve recently added some rather nice graphical ads courtesy of TTZ Media, that feature all sorts of goodies. I added them primarily as a way to add… Read More »
Many bloggers are so disillusioned with the changes in PR ranking and the changes in Adsense. To recap briefly, Google has felled many kinds of blogs PR rankings and Adsense changes are meaning that (in the short term) income is likely to go down even further. Many bloggers are now planning a boycott of Google, including me. The… Read More »
In September, I posted part 1 of our Odyssey in turning around our business and the context in which we found ourselves. Before we started to turn our ship around, we all began to recognize that we were facing problems late last summer. Oddly, it was all presaged by a slight jump in enrollments that emboldened us to… Read More »
This situation isn’t too common, but then again What would you do with the money? Return it? Keep it? Spend it? Give it to charity. Let’s hear your thoughts!
Is it possible for a small blog like mine to beat a big blog like John Chow’s… ? Well, I think it is… Here’s my reasoning. My blog nearly performed as well per 1000 page views as John’s though the scale was quite different. Here are John’s stats from the linked page: Blog traffic held steady at 330,339… Read More »