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How can you earn from blogging ?

Lalit Mehra
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Joined: Jun 08, 2010
Posts: 384

I have just started writing a small blog on blogspot.com but don't know how to earn from it.

Did try to use adsense but google replied that the content is insufficient.

What if I start a website of my own. Will it be worth it ?

arulk pillai
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Joined: May 31, 2007
Posts: 3325
You can only earn a very small pocket money via Adsense. As a blogger with 160+ posts, I can tell you that it is worth the effort as you can promote your books, products, and services via it. It is a great learning and networking tool as well.

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Jeanne Boyarsky
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Joined: May 26, 2003
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Lalit Mehra wrote:What if I start a website of my own. Will it be worth it ?

If you are only measuring money earned on the site, probably not. The biggest benefits from blogging are learning and name recognition. Which turn into opportunities or the platform Arulk mentions.

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