By Steven Snell - Buying and selling websites has become a big business. Some bloggers and website owners build their site with the intentions of selling at some point, and others decide to sell because their priorities change or because they can get a considerable amount of money for their site. Whatever your situation, if you are looking to buy or sell a website there are a number of resources and marketplaces available. This post will give you some basic details of 13 different places to buy or sell.
Making money online is a dream for many, but the simple fact is that it’s often just as tough as making money offline. Due to requests, we’ve put together a list of the most popular money making methods today, many of them focused on blogging and peer production. The list are categorized into get paid to write or paid blogging, advertising programs, affiliate networks and programs and paid social media programs.
Another great article from Aeron Wall listing the best search engine marketing tools, one of them which you don't know yet. The tools are categorized into keyword research, search analytics tools, search engine rank checkers, link analysis tools, ppc tools, and competitive research.
DoshDosh: Feed advertising is a way of monetizing the community of readers who primarily follow your content through RSS feeds. Here’s a current list of advertising networks which provide feed monetization options. Some like Feedburner offer category based advertising for your blog feed but others like Yahoo Publisher Networks offers contextual ads that are based on feed content.
As more and more people get involved with the Internet and as more Web sites, blogs, news services and other online resources continue to grow in number and variety it becomes increasingly important to maintain high visibility and exposure for the content being generated by closely following the major distribution media. This is a VERY powerful list to use to increase your RSS feed/blog exposure and visibility online.
DoshDosh: One way to get more search engine traffic is to optimize your website for Google Image Search, a tool which allows users to easily find images by typing in specific search terms, phrases and keywords. Many people utilize Google Image search to find images for a wide variety of topics, which can range from pictures of cars to celebrities and furniture.
DoshDosh: Websites are often created to accommodate the needs and desires of the crowd. People will visit these sites or use them to get both information or entertainment. When generating income online, view the web as virtual real estate: like physical buildings, websites are profitable entities that can be developed or bought. The ideas mentioned can all be created by yourself using an existing script or you can set up your own by hiring a coder and designer.
John Chow: When bloggers think of online advertising, the words Google AdSense immediately pops to mind. Google had done an amazing job capturing the internet advertising market with the AdSense product. However, Google is not the only game in town. As a webmaster, it is your duty to seek out other ways to monetize your site. This a list of all the online advertising opportunities that are available for blog and site owners.
MoneyAside: Whether you have your own business or you’re a freelancer, without the right tools you can’t work. Luckily, the internet is full of essential tools and resources, so we made a list of 150 tools and resources. Some are free, others are not. Take a look at the following large list, we hope it will help you or your business!
When it comes to freelancing, one of the biggest challenges can be finding work. Even the most successful of freelancers will experience a lean month here and there, so it pays to have as many sources of potential work as possible. That’s why we’ve compiled a monster list of job sites from around the net. There is sure to be a site in here that is listing a job tailor made for you!