thinkblogging
Reviews on free blog toys, tools and services, and other yakkety yaks about blogging.


We have moved away. Please visit use at our new site.

Blogging for Money

Not that I'm mocking Kottke at all, but this is a good wake up call to many who think that they can make a living out of full-time blogging. At best, revenue that you may collect through online corporate advertising (Adsense, Chitika, etc.) can only cover your web hosting fees, and if you are lucky, electricity bills for 1/12 of the year.

And for all the many websites out there that claim to have earned 5 figure digits per year, come on out and show us your rock-hard-solid-paper pay cheques from your advertisers. Your laughable desktop screenshots of your Photoshop-ped earnings just don't work.

The reality is, Google Adsense has been running on Think Blogging for almost a month now, and all I've got is $2.00. (I remain optimistic) Guys, let's just keep our day jobs ye?

Read more about Kottke: here.

Tags: , , , , & .

beupdated

Subscribe to our mailing list. Be notified when it happens!

mostpopular

Free Blog Templates #2
Show Recent Comments With Blogger
Ready, Set .. Ping-Blog!
Free Wordpress Blog Hosts
Free Blog Templates
Track Your Visitors Geographically

olderentries

05/2005 - 06/2005
06/2005 - 07/2005
07/2005 - 08/2005
08/2005 - 09/2005
09/2005 - 10/2005
10/2005 - 11/2005
11/2005 - 12/2005
12/2005 - 01/2006
01/2006 - 02/2006
02/2006 - 03/2006

otherlinks

A sticker, for the blogger who thinks free stuff!





Subscribe in NewsGator Online
Subscribe in Bloglines


Contact Us

© 2005-2006. Think Blogging is part of A Network.