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Dhanush N
Dhanush N

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Do you monetize by writing blogs ?

Hey folks,

What is your point in writing blogs and have you earned any money on blog writing.

Any tips do you like to give for someone who wants to monetize or build his free time as a blogger

Feel free to comment below ๐Ÿ™‚

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Thomas Bnt • Edited on

I monetize my website and others projects with Web Monetization, very cool !

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Dhanush N Author

Can you elaborate ?

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Thomas Bnt

Yeep !

I created a page to present what is the Web Monetization.

Awesome Web Monetization โ€” A repository for centralized all cool projects

๐Ÿ•ถ๏ธ Stuffs about Web Monetization. Packages, articles, documentation links and others tools.

favicon awesome-web-monetization.js.org

Web Monetization is a web service that allows you to send money directly in your browser.

This is becoming more and more used on the Internet. Interesting for people to turn to a new payment method for websites such as blogs, videos, newsletters or shared photos whether it is monetized according to the time spent reading/watching. And all this natively on your computer.ยน

If you want more about the Web Monetization, motivation to publish that, know payments/wallets providers and more, you can check WebMonetization.org, the official website .

But you know already what is WM no? This page detected you have got Coil or other payment providers.

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Andrew Baisden

I write free and paid articles for various companies.

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Dhanush N Author

That's great, how did you get opportunity to write paid articles ?

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Andrew Baisden

I was just writing lots of articles and publishing them on DEV, Hashnode and Medium. Also I was sharing the content on Twitter and LinkedIn. So thats quite a lot of platforms for my content to get noticed.

And then I was getting messages and emails from various companies who were telling me that they had seen and read some of my articles and thought they were great. And suggested a collaboration or guest writer appearance. So these companies contacted me I am yet to reach out to any companies regarding writing roles ๐Ÿ˜…

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Jeremy Friesen

I write my blog posts for enjoyment. I add affiliate links to some posts, which brings in a little each month.

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MD Sarfaraj

I am wrting for C# Corner, So I don't have rights to monetize . But they given me an award last year.

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Jon Randy

Noticed an odd trend recently of people referring to "blog posts" as "blogs"... why is this?

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Dhanush N Author

Does blog posts & blogs has a difference ?

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Jon Randy • Edited on

Well, 'blog' comes from 'web log', and a log has 'entries'. An 'entry' in a 'blog' is usually referred to as a 'post'.

'Blogs' - is just the plural of 'Blog', which in turn is a container for blog posts

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Dhanush N Author

Well thanks for the explanation

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Martin Muller

Checkout my posts here on dev.to or my blog post site martinmueller.dev . Kind of not so pushy. I am not a fan of ads.

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Majuran SIVAKUMAR

Insert meme "wait you guys are getting paid ?" here :troll:

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Bhupesh Varshney ๐Ÿ‘พ

If your blog traffic is big enough try carbonads.net/