If you want to reach out to the masses about all the yummy food you have been eating and the quick-fire recipes you can cook, one of the best ways to do so is by blogging.
But blogging need not just be your hobby, you can turn your passion into a career as well. Yup, I am telling you that your blog can earn you money equal to, if not more than your salary.
But how can you monetize your blog that is more than just displaying ads? Well, here’s everything you need to know.
1. Adding Affiliate Links
Every recipe you add I am sure has ingredients and equipment listed, right? All of these are most likely available on Amazon, eBay or Flipkart. Now, all you need to do is sign up for their affiliate program and link these products with the special links.
Every time someone clicks and buys one of the recommended products, you get paid a small commission. Also, signing up is completely free and if you get the hang it, it is capable of earning you thousands of dollars in a month. Believe it or not, people run sites just for the purpose of affiliate earnings making it a highly profitable method.
2. Have your own workshops
Your recipes have already given you a huge audience that knows about your talents and a lot of them will happy to learn the tricks of the trade. I am sure you already get a lot of how did you do that, how do you come up with these ideas and now here’s there chance to learn it all.
You can hold these workshops at your home itself but if that isn’t convenient enough collaborating with baking schools in Delhi like Truffle Nation or cooking classes such as Rupali’s Cookery Classes is ideal. Though keep in mind that you will need to share profit.
3. Online Courses
If you are looking for a permanent source of income from blogging online courses are hands down the best idea which is mainly because they can be scaled much higher than a school. In fact, you could be engaging students from across the globe.
Plus, as your students grow so will the followers of your blog turning into a brand. All online courses can be easily created using teachable. If you are not sure how to use teachable to set up a course, this video below is just what you need.
4. Sponsored Posts
Want a quick and easy way to make money? It hardly gets any easier than sponsored posts. That is because most often these posts have been written by the other part and all you need to do is give it a check and post it on your blog.
And do you know how much you can charge for each of these posts? Around a whopping $100 to $200 or more depending on the traffic and links on your site. Plus, it also reduced the load of writing on you.
The only thing you need to. make sure again is the quality of the post and the links added in the post. Avoid making your blog look like a guest post hub with tons of posts as it may reduce blog quality.