Blogging

Covers Blogs, Blogging Tips, Online Monetization etc.

WordPress Users Can Leave Comments in Blogger

Google has added OpenID support in Blogger comments engine – that means if you are logged into WordPress, TypePad, LiveJournal or any of the other OpenID supported services, you can leave a comment on Blogger Blogs using the same credentials.

Tough for Blogs with Low Traffic to Make Money

Now imagine that the network is the blogosphere where new blogs spring into existence every day. And as they do, these newly minted bloggers are aspiring to make money. They set up their blog, pick a unique topic, research Google ads and affiliate programs, and they start writing content. But they are in for big disappointment, because in order to make money from blogging, they'll need more than good, original content - they need traffic.

Stop Blogging about Topics That Are Already Popular

Aaron – The big problem with blogging is that there is an echo effect to it, and bloggers end up chasing the same keywords that other bloggers are targeting, and many of these have limited commercial viability.

Can You Make a Decent Living Off of Google AdSense Ads

AdSense Alternatives - Yahoo! Panama and Microsoft adCenter are not so popular and available only to US publishers. BlogAds, Federated Media, WPNI Blogroll and TechDispenser offer better rates but are open only to select group of websites. Non US traffic cannot be monetized with WidgetBucks or Chitika. Very few sites are successful with affiliate programs of Amazon or eBay.

Your Earnings from Google AdSense Are About To Dip

What you see on the right is a 300×250 rectangular Google AdSense Ad unit. Ideally an ad unit this size should show 3-4 different ads but maybe there isn’t enough inventory and therefore, all you see is 1 ad somewhere near the middle of the rectangle.

The Perfect T-Shirt for Wearing in Web and Blogging Conferences

The owner of the T-shirt is expected to mark the services he uses with a pen and to wear it in public. What happens when users start wearing their network identities openly in public? What does identity mean in the age of Web2.0? Where is this still growing mass of webservices leading to?

Blog Brunch in Mumbai for Bloggers

Melody and Sakshi are inviting bloggers for a special “Blog Brunch” at Dios. Date: Sunday 18th November – 11 AM Venue: Dio’s, Tardeo, Konarkshram, Mumbai – 34.

Amit Varma, Journalist and Blogger at India Uncut

Amit Varma, a journalist and blogger at India Uncut, has won the prestigious Bastiat Prize for Journalism. The Prize recognizes journalists whose writings wittily and eloquently explain, promote and defend the principles of the free society, including property rights, free markets and the rule of law.