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WordPress Plugins for Monetizing Your Blog

Posted By Darren Rowse 27th of February 2007 Blogging Tools and Services 0 Comments

If you’re a WordPress bloggers and you want to monetize it Lorelle has put together an essential read for you in her post which outlines Monetizing WordPress Plugins.

Lorelle’s put together a whole list of WP plugins which can be used in making money from your blog under the following titles:

  • Adding Adsense Ads to Your WordPress Blogs
  • Amazon.com WordPress Plugins
  • Other Advertising WordPress Plugins For Your WordPress Blog
  • Ad and Banner Rotator WordPress Plugins
  • Shopping Cart WordPress Plugins
  • PayPal Donations WordPress Plugins
  • Adding Ads to Feeds
  • Monitoring Other People’s Money

It’s an excellent resource which I hope you find useful.

About Darren Rowse
Darren Rowse is the founder and editor of ProBlogger Blog Tips and Digital Photography School. Learn more about him here and connect with him on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.
  1. Sounds good.I will check them

  2. Nice guide, covers a lot of aspects on how to monetize over ads on blogs. Definitely a must read for anyone interested in earning something.

  3. thanks darren…

    sometimes, we have a problem to choose which plugin that suit for wordpress, but things getting better now…

    good info !

  4. Great list of plugins. One of which solves a current problem I was having on one of my blogs. I’m a happy blogger this morning! thank you for sharing.

  5. thanks. my frustration is that I am with wordpress.com which doesn’t allow plug-ins. I don’t know if I get enough traffic that I would make anything either. Do you try to get steady readership and then upgrade to your own hosted site and add money generating plug-ins?

  6. rjlight – If you put ads on after you have a good readership you will get complaints, and if you have ads from the start people will say you are in it just for the money. There is no winning :P Its one of those things that always has a downside

  7. I knew about most of the Adsense ones, but the rest is news to me. Thanks a lot.

  8. Good link, thank you.

  9. thx for the plugins.


  10. I just realized darren how much you look like ….shoemoney..lol no harm intended. Great post nonetheless

  11. A very good site to know about working effectively with wordpress.

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  13. I love word press, but it’s unbelievably slow when trying to add posts.

  14. […] So.. you’ve had a blog up and running for at least 6 months or so that you update regularly. Now you wanna know how you can make some money to help offset the financial costs of hosting your own blog. Well.. look no further as there are a tons of avenues to explore. Instead of paraphrasing and recapping, I’ll point you to Lorelle on WordPress: Monetizing WordPress Plugins [via]. Some of these plugins look quite tempting …. Posted by wujimon Filed in Technology Possibly Related: Starting a BlogTaiji BlogsFrom the Archives: Pizza From Chen Xiao WangTrim TimeTaiji Training Distractions […]

  15. Some good plugins here, a couple of which are exactly what I have been looking for.

    The Adsense ones seem to be far easier to find than the others, so this is really useful information. Thanks Darren

  16. Interesting article.

    Infact, I’ve started a blog recently focusing on how to monitize your sites. Its still very much in its infancy, but I have had a lot of success over the years on making money online and I’m sharing the same with others now.

    The site is called Online Presence — http://OnlinePresence.BlogSailor.com/

  17. so great! Exactly what I am looking for. THX!

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  19. Hmm..
    Just a simple tips, i hope it can be useful for all bloggers.

  20. Great list of plugins. One of which solves a current problem I was having on one of my blogs. I’m a happy blogger this morning! thank you for sharing.

  21. hi darren, thx for the plugins.

  22. Hi Darren, another great post by you!
    Btw, as a newbie, I find this challenging. I know how a plugin looks like but I dont know what’s the name to search for. For example, for after every blogpost, you have a “What Next?” I guess it’s a plugin but what is it called?
    I have seen some “Read the rest of the entry here” being replaced with “Read in about 5 minutes, ” etc… I want to implement but dont know the name of this sort of plugins.

  23. I hear that there are 6 plugins for WordPress that can be used to start a product review blog but… I’ve tried to do a Google search to find them myself but I only managed to find 1 of them:

    1) The DG Review Site (DGRS) plugin for WordPress

    can anybody help here?

  24. This post has been very helpful to me, thanks!

  25. Great list!…Keep em comin.

  26. Well, for some wierd reason, my blog doesnt allow me to add plug-ins, so that post turned out to be useless for me :(.

  27. Thanks for the hint, Lorelle’s list is one of the most complete and useful ones for sure.

  28. I’ll check all the plugins, I hope they really work for my blog. Thanks 4 share Darren.

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