*This post may contain affiliate links, which means if you click through and make a purchase I may receive a commission at no cost to you. Please read my disclosure for more info.
Making money blogging is one of the hottest topics in the blogosphere currently. But when I started out blogging, about eleven year ago, we didn’t even know it was possible. How times have change…
I work as a fulltime blogger and online entrepreneur so that’s how I earn money. If you wanna learn more how to start a blog, read my step by step tutorial on how to start a professionally WordPress blog you can monetize for as low as $3,49 per month.
Start making money by monetizing your blog, like this blogger who earns $50,000 per month with blogging. Woah! If you don’t know where to start when building a professional blog business, check out my article The tools I use to run my 5-figure automated business and blog.
Read more about improving your blog and becoming a professional, fulltime blogger:
#11. 5 Reasons why you should build a profitable blog to make passive income online now, before even thinking about building an online business or going freelance (including free ‘passive income 101’ ebook)
Of course, you can make money with sponsored content, banner ads, and company collaborations. But what if companies don’t approach you? You can approach them.
I created a free email course about this topic. You can sign up here. Or you can join one of the 50+ blogger networks I listed in this post.
A game changer for me? Contacting these companies yourself, introducing yourself the right way and get to know them, as much as they get to know you (and your stats!).
How you do that? I devoted a whole module about this in my online courses, see my school.
Most blogger networks work with ‘pitches’. They provide assignments from companies and you can pitch as a blogger to participate. Sometimes they pay you with products, sometimes with cash.
Other blogger networks or agencies work like model agencies: you join them and they’ll hook you up with assignments. These are the deals you wanna go for if you wanna make big money, but it’s hard if you’re just starting out or have a small following.
Other options are paid review websites, who’ll pay you in change for a review about something and affiliate networks, they’ll pay you as soon as somebody clicks your link and buys something from the site it’s linked to.
The following links are a mix of multicultural networks, mom networks, fashion networks, paid review websites, affiliate networks, paid social media posts networks, US only or Dutch only networks. Just check them all out and start making money today!
Do you wanna read more about making money online? I’m working hard on writing more posts about this topic. Read all articles in the’ How to make big money online and extra income’ series and making money as a blogger with a small following
P.S. You will probably love my posts on how to make money blogging with a small audience, using these automation tools to drive traffic to your blog and to boost affiliate income and 25 tools I use for my five figure blog business.
Out of ideas to promote your content? Receive a free copy of Content Promotion Tools: The List 40 ways to promote your content.