Want to make
money online? Blogging about your passion is a great start, especially if you ensure your WordPress blog is optimized for including ads!
There are many resources out there that offer superb ad-ready WordPress themes you can configure for your own personal niche. Here are some of my favorites.
First off, if you want to cut out the middleman with advertising, do check out OIO publisher – it’s a nifty plugin you can install that ties you into Paypal, rotating the banners and more.
Next, mosey on by Sean’s posting “Monetizing WordPress: 11 Sources For Ad-Ready WordPress Themes“. He took the time to uncover ad-ready wordpress blogs complete with 125×125 slots, 250×250 slots and the like. Some themes include:
and 6 more.
What does ad-ready mean to you? For me, it simply means I can easily add eBay and Amazon affiliate products to my site…as well as those nifty 125×125 buttons you see to the left.
It doesn’t have to be an esoteric secret process!
Remember your goals – you want to make money with your particular niche but in a way that encourages others to tell their friends about your site as well. Thus, make certain to write about useful techniques and human interest niche stories and make it easy for your sites to be dugg, stumbled and the like. Patience and time will help build up your income.
Here are some more resources for monetizing your WordPress blog:
- Monetizing WordPress Plugins
- Monetize WordPress With These Plugins
- Plugins to Monetize Your WordPress Blog
- Top WordPress Plugins – Monetize Your Blog With Ads
Hope the above is helpful!
ps – speaking about WordPress: