The easiest way to make money on authority sites is to have paid ads that people pay you to put up on your site. If your site gets huge tons of traffic or has a large number of backlinks, you will get noticed by advertisers. You can basically pick and choose which advertisers will show up on your website. For that courtesy, you make an easy residual income that is generated month after month.
This is one way Internet marketers can get really rich. If you build a content-rich site that shows off your expertise in a particular marketing niche, you can end up attracting just the sort of people interested in buying your products. A content-rich website serves as a foil for different ways to earn income: advertising, selling products, memberships, and affiliate referrals.
If you develop enough great content so that your site becomes recognized as an authority site, you have hit the jackpot! People will want to pay you to promote their products on your site. They may even beg you to allow them to write guest posts for you. You can make money by writing reviews, another very profitable area of content development.
Once you write an eBook, you can sell it for $20.00 or more. Imagine selling 100 copies of a $20 eBook, that’s $2,000. Of course, you might sell less than that, but the point is that once it is written, you can sell as many copies as you want since they are electronic. Every copy is basically pure profit because you don’t have to pay shipping and handling fees to ship a paper copy of the eBook.
Internet marketers like to sell eBooks on a sales page that highlights all the benefits found in this series. They may even give away a copy of a free report to entice people into buying the eBook. Within the free report, they will provide a teaser that gets people interested in the full product. Don’t forget that if you do create an eBook, that you can still use it to market other products. It doesn’t matter that someone paid for an eBook and they get advertising within it, as long as it is not the entire eBook. You should provide a good value for your customer so that they don’t feel like they’ve been cheated.
However, that doesn’t mean you can’t put in a few promotional paragraphs for other products you sell or even some affiliate links in various places. This way, even after they buy the eBook, you are still marketing the customer for further sales.
EBooks are a great market to mine for additional Internet revenue. They sell well and they are exceedingly easy to deliver. With the system we’ve provided you should be able to spin out a 100 page eBook in three to five weeks, two to three if you’re really fast.
What’s fun about eBooks is that you can write about your favorite topics and still generate some income. You can even ghostwrite eBooks for other Internet marketers. Once you have the skill to write an eBook, you will find there is a huge market for people to do just this sort of thing. eBook ghostwriting can pay many hundreds of dollars for just one book, and some freelance writers specialize in this area because it is so profitable.
The more you practice the more proficient you’ll become; you will eventually need to download the tools we’ve recommended throughout the series. These tools will take some time to learn, but they will eventually reap healthy dividends in shortening the time you spend at the keyboard and increasing your creativity. So, don’t give up! Try some of the free ones and once you’re sure you are going to do this for a living, try some of the more expensive ones too.
As you’ve seen throughout these series there are a plenty of tools you can use to help you become a more efficient and productive writer. Just remember that the best strategy is to organize your writing and follow the steps we’ve provided to increase your productivity. After you’ve established your well-oiled writing machine you can keep notebooks around for brainstorming, keep in mind what a mind map is and continue to use Google operators. You will be able to increase your time just by learning these few simple techniques.
Before you know it you’ll be implementing these speed writing techniques in everything you do and creating a lot of content extremely fast. You’ll see dramatic traffic increases by inundating the web with a ton of really good content and thanks to all that extra traffic you can expect dramatically increased profits as well! The best part about this system is that there really are no limits to what you can achieve if you just keep practicing and keep working on your techniques. Once you’ve perfected these techniques and mastered the tools we’ve provided the rest is up to you!