The Traveling Sisterhood: How I Made $10000 Blogging an Hour a Day in 2016: The Free, Step-by-Step How-to Guide

Friday, December 30

How I Made $10000 Blogging an Hour a Day in 2016: The Free, Step-by-Step How-to Guide



So here's the run down, my blogging friends:
ShareASale (SAS): $5,407
Educents: $3,475
SoFab: $375
Adsense: $104
Commission Junction: $58
Random Sponsored Posts: $650
Total: $10,069

As you can see, SAS is my biggest earner. I wrote all about their affiliate platform in this series of posts. Educents was my 2nd biggest and by far the funnest! They have a great Facebook group, sweet people to work with, and they provide huge bonuses. Most of my earnings from them actually came from affiliate bonuses like "Sell the most Hooked-on-Phonics stuff this week, and win $150 on top of your commission." Stuff like that. I did just 3 sponsored posts for SoFab. Those are super fun "shoppertunities" but the applications can be time-consuming so I didn't invest as much time into them as into Educents and SAS. Commission Junction... meh. I haven't gotten into using it yet. Similar to SAS but not as many bonus opportunities and I just don't prefer the platform. SAS is much more user-friendly, imo, but some people love CJ so it's worth checking out. As for Adsense, that's Blogger's ad program. They allow me to place 3 ads in my sidebars and they're not annoying so I keep them up, but they only bring in about $100 a year for me. No effort on my part and $100 so I'll take it. ;) So there you have it, my friends! Click the hyperlinks throughout this paragraph for more detailed info into each program--how to sign up, how best to use it, samples of e-mails to send to companies, etc. 

 Here's to a productive 2017!

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12 comments:

  1. Congrats! This is awesome! Good for you.
    I've never heard of Educents and will check them out.

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  2. congratulations, will this be a monthly thing, or just the highest you done so far?

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  3. Awesome. I'm trying to get a hang of SAS in what works and what doesn't.

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  4. That's a super and sounds so easy. I am an affiliate on Share-a-Sale plus a few others but can't seem to get things going. Hoping 2017 is the year to earn.

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  5. Thanks for sharing this.

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  6. I subscribe to SAS and have several ads on my side bar but would love to figure out how to get that to work for me better money wise.

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  7. Can you tell me more about what you do in the hour a day you spend on your blog?

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  8. Awesome!! I hope to be where you are soon! And it's good to know that even bigger bloggers only bring in about $100 per year through Adsense. I'm also glad it's rather effortless.

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  9. What a great achievement! Congrats!

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    1. This is very helpful and thanks for sharing your wealth of knowledge...

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  10. Anonymous7:31 AM

    Thanks for sharing and congratulations to you...

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