Are you one of those bloggers that make money on their blog using Google Adsense, or you find it hard to get accepted in the program and you don’t know how to monetize your blog. I would show you 5 Google Adsense alternatives for a blogger to monetize your blog.
After creating your blog, you discover that you spend some amount of money to buy the domain name to use, web hosting for your blog and plugin. You need to monetize your blog in order to recoup your investment and generate revenue.
All established blogger generate money from the blog while some have turned their blog into full-time business because the money they make from their blog is more than the income from other sources.
Due to the huge amount they generate on their blog, blogger publish their blog revenue monthly and if you have to stumble on this post before you will be wondering how they make such amount of money because your blog is not generating any revenue at all,
the few blog generating money using Google Adsense complain of a little amount of money that cannot cover their monthly expenses.
But what if you know another alternative that you can use instead of Google Adsense on your blog. If you want to find a better alternative then this article is for you.
Why Blogger Are Ditching Google Adsense
Google Adsense remains the most popular monetization program for bloggers, the program is trusted and they pay the following month for your current month earning.
Blogger is ditching this program because of:
- It is getting hard for a new blogger to join this program, while some new blogger who are desperate to join this program but Google Adsense account from another blogger.
- Google Adsense pay a low amount of money especially for a blogger from tier 3 countries, this has made blogger to ditch this program.
- Ads can be annoying to some blogger because they want their visitor to enjoy the time they spent on their blog.
5 Google Adsense Alternative For Blogger
If you are tired of waiting for Google Adsense alternative or you are looking at a new program to join to improve your blog revenue. I would explain the 5 alternatives that you can implement to monetize your blog.
Affiliate Marketing means promoting other people work and when people buy from your link you get a commission depending on the product or service you are promoting. This makes it the most profitable ways of making money from your blog.
Sign up for an affiliate program and when approved, choose a product that you are sure that your visitor would like and copy the affiliate link. Insert the link and banner into your post and when your visitor clicks on your link and make a purchase you would receive a commission.
- Only promote a program that is relevant to your blogging niche.
- Make sure that your visitor knows that your post contains affiliate link and that you will earn a commission when they make a purchase through your link.
- Make sure that the affiliate link is not followed.
- Drive traffic to your blog to increase your blog revenue.
Paid Guest Post
You can also blogger to guest post on your blog for money, this way you make money from other bloggers. A good domain authority of 30+ would increase your blog chance of you getting paid guest post and you can set your own rate when negotiating with another blog.
The only difference between your regular post and sponsored post is that you charge money for a sponsored post from companies and brand. Blogger can use sponsored post to monetize their blog by reaching out to companies and brand.
Some companies want you to write an honest review about their products while other would send you are written an article and you would make some changes.
When negotiating with companies for pay rate you need to show them your blog media kit.
Sell Your Product
Depending on your niche, you should be able to turn your blog into a business by selling your own product. You can sell an eBook or create an online course and offer them to your visitor. This can help to monetize your blog because your visitor would trust you and likely to buy from you.
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Offer Freelancing Service
Blogger can monetize their blog by offering freelancing service to their visitor. This business model can be part time or full time are you are sure that you are going to make money from your blog because you are a professional in your niche and your freelancing service is targeted to a visitor who is likely to need your service.
Popular freelancing service that you can offer on your blog includes:
- Freelance Writing
- Virtual Assistant
- Social Media Marketing
- Web Designer
If you follow this 5 alternative on your blog, you are sure that your blog revenue would increase. To increase your revenue, drive traffic to your blog post and also build high-quality backlink to your post to increase your ranking position in the SERP.