Have you have been getting emails from certain content writers and other bloggers to be featured on your blog? Well, it is important to know that accepting such guest posts could be an extra source of income for you. I am a mom who believes you can make money outside your regular job. See I think if you own a blog you should consider the idea that you can indeed make money from accepting banners, links and guest post blogs.
Photo credit: compfight.comAccording to the site Kitchen Treaty, sponsored posts allow them to balance the loss in ad revenue. Although there are different variations to guest or sponsored posts, the motive is the same. Guest posting is not just the latest trend among internet marketers and bloggers to grow their blogs and get backlinks. But nonetheless it is a popular and an effective technique. At the end of the day most people prefer guest blogging over article marketing. Why? Because of the quality of links and exposure that is generated from a high quality blog. So if you are a blogger on a high authority blog, then you have a stronger edge to make money from accepting guest posts or sponsored content.
How Can You Make Money Blogging?
Flow Ink is an award winning digital agency within Hertfordshire UK. They use this process to drive the right traffic to the websites of their clients. Guest posts, while lucrative, remains an inexpensive way to gain backlinks. With the Penguin update as highlighted by Matt Cutts, gaining quality links have become more difficult. Thus, guest blogging has become an internet marketer’s best friend.
But what should you be wary of when you make money blogging?
You should be wary of the content you accept. Therefore, you should consider that the content is relevant to your blog and readership. Plus it is important to label or highlight the article as sponsored, if you are taking payment for it. As mentioned on Woorank there are good reasons to accept guest posts. But you should understand that many content writers who submit these posts get paid to do so. And most of the time, they are using bloggers to make money.
There is nothing wrong in collecting payment for accepting guest posts on your blog. However you still have to consider your readership, as well as how beneficial such posts can be to them. If at the end of the day, it is serving every parties interest, then it is good business.