CategoryOther Income Streams
A Question about Selling Documents from Your Blog
12th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 23

A Question about Selling Documents from Your Blog

I have a question for readers who have experience with e-commerce. What is the simplest way to set up the ability to sell a document/file from a blog? For example if I were to have a file (pdf) that I wanted to sell to the readers of a blog for ...more
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Serial Blog Buyer on Valuing Blogs
9th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 2

Serial Blog Buyer on Valuing Blogs

Blogging Pro’s new owner (Jacob) has written a good post (in response to this one)on some of the factors that he, as a blog buyer, takes into consideration when valuing a blog to buy. Whilst current earnings is a factor for him he writes that Traffic levels are perhaps more ...more
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Syndicating Your Blog in Offline Media
6th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 7

Syndicating Your Blog in Offline Media

A journalist yesterday asked me if anyone had ever asked to syndicate any of my blogs in any other form of media (newspapers or magazines). I answered that I’ve had a few requests from online media outlets to syndicate some of what I write (which I have allowed in some ...more
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Blog Fund-raising
20th of June 2005 Darren Rowse 2

Blog Fund-raising

The following post has been kindly submitted by a reader of ProBlogger – Bruce Allen. I’ll let him introduce himself – but I asked him to share a little about how he brings an income to his blog Boston Sports Media – you see made a comment on my blog ...more
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How Much Would you Sell your Blog For?
15th of May 2005 Darren Rowse 10

How Much Would you Sell your Blog For?

Yesterday I reported that Bloglogic was up for sale – today I’m wondering how one would determine the worth or asking price of a blog (or network of them). How much would you sell your blog for? How would you determine it’s selling price? A few months ago I was ...more
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Tips on Selling T-Shirts on a Blog
14th of May 2005 Darren Rowse 11

Tips on Selling T-Shirts on a Blog

After my post earlier in the week on making money by selling T-Shirts from your blog – a regular reader by the name of Chris (from Poker Geek and Jedi Scribe) sent me a message saying that he’d done ok out of T-Shirts himself and that they were definitely worth ...more
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How are your Blog’s T-Shirt Sales?
6th of May 2005 Darren Rowse 13

How are your Blog’s T-Shirt Sales?

This is a question that might start becoming more and more common if an article at the Wall Street Journal is any indication: By Accident or Design, Selling T-Shirts Is Big Business on Web says that the online sales of T-shirts are booming. ‘All over the Web, bloggers, artists and ...more
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Donation Buttons on Blogs
20th of April 2005 Darren Rowse 6

Donation Buttons on Blogs

Jeremy Wright has a good post answering the question – Why I Don’t Have a Donate Button? His answer: ‘Because: my users already donate to my well being by simply reading this blog and clicking on various ads. I already trade against my reader’s goodwill by displaying ads. To me, ...more
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How To Make Money With Your Blog Site
8th of February 2005 Darren Rowse 3

How To Make Money With Your Blog Site

Robin Good has a good post on How To Make Money With Your Blog Site which outlines 13 or so ways that bloggers can make money from their blogging. His tips range from Google Adsense, to Amazon, to other advertising programs, to donations, through to premium content sponsorships and online ...more
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