So you have a blog and are starting to get a bit of traffic. Just about every website you visit has ads on it, so you’re thinking maybe it’s time you cash in on this phenomenon. But how do you actually get ads on your site? How much money can you make? How many ads should you have? Do you have to sell them yourself? How much traffic do you need to start? How do you optimize ads to increase revenue? Heck, where do you start?
Man have I traveled down this road before (and then some)! I am constantly experimenting, questioning, and pushing the envelope with ads on my wife’s blog, 100 Days of Real Food (with over 41 million page views in the past year, it pays to do so)…. [Continue Reading]