Anyela Patricia London, August 24, 2018
Striving to become a good blogger? It can be difficult as there is a lot to learn. Luckily, there’s ton of information you can find at low cost or even for free about blogging. At first glance, there are way too many tutorials and eBooks that claim to be the best. Here we have a list of 5 useful and inexpensive eBooks that will help you start and make money from a blog.
Marina de Giovanni explains how to start a profitable blog from scratch. Revealing her secrets about launching a profitable Blog after failing with her first one, she compiled her mistakes and share with us the steps to a top-notch blog.
This eBook only cost $5.50 and it’s good since most new bloggers don’t have hundreds of dollars to invest in launching their new site. In 106 pages Based on her own experience, she guides us through the whole process of creating and developing a successful blog; from choosing a profitable blog topic to building the website and monetizing it. What’s more, she also share important tips like how to write viral blog posts, create professional images with inexpensive equipment, etc. All in one jam-packed electronic book.
Here’s another popular blogging eBook which has been at the top of Amazon Bestsellers. It’s free if you have a Kindle account and costs 8,32$ in its Paperback verison. Ruth Soukup, the founder of the Elite Blog Academy, teaches in 211 pages how she receives more than one million visitors per month. This gorgeous eBook leads you through the entire process of creating breathtaking content, producing captivating images, viral traffic development using Pinterest and Facebook and overall maximizing your blog’s revenue.
It is now generally recognized as an invaluable tool for both skilled and novice bloggers. The information is well-organized and presented. Better understanding of the blogging world and actionable steps, that’s what you’ll get with this one.
Little eBook from Scott Chow, this guide is especially targeted to beginners. This one’s also free. It’s a step by step guide that shows you how to start a blog in a simple way demanding elementary-to-none computer ability. In only 6 steps the guide explains how to start a blog: choosing and registering your domain name, picking a free template, your first post and so on. It emphasizes a lot on how to promote your blog and get more people to read it. It shows you all the different ways you can monetize your blog like selling products or services, writing reviews of products, advertisements… This guide claims that the easiest way to make money from your blog is to sell advertising spots on it. It recommends using WordPress (good) and Bluehost as hosting provider (I prefer a2hosting).
To sum up, this guide is quite elementary but for the price (free) it’s worth a read.
If you already have a blog and want to turn it into a money-making-machine, John Chow is your man. He’s one of the most famous bloggers and shares in his eBook exactly how he went from making $0 to over $40,000 a month, by working only two hours a day. It is indeed a good starter guide which goes over the important points to build a successful blog. 59 pages of information and costs only $7.99. Pretty good for newcomers as it has tips that lead them through the whole blogging process with remarkable opinions about improving blogs. It also reveals some “secrets” LOL. It teaches about blog monetization, giving examples of various affiliate links and promotions. You’ll even find some SEO tips (basic stuff), which can even be useful to professional bloggers as well. Worth mentioning that this eBook also details offline strategies and explains how to set up private ad sales.
Joseph Hogue and his eBook on how he reached an income of over $5,000 per month, in 9 easy steps. The eBook is highly visual.
For only 3.99 $ it shows you how to really make money blogging by providing real-life examples and giving instructions on making money with your blog through affiliates and sponsors. It also goes over the infamous technique of re-using your blog content to create books, eBooks, and audiobooks to generate a passive income. It goes way beyond simply creating a blog.
To sum up, this is not just another common blogging eBook that promises you to get rich by building a site and driving traffic through “quality content”. Instead, it tries to show you the big picture of making money from a site. Different sources of income, complete sales funnels, turning into a self-publishing engine… All that with one goal in mind: turning your website into a 2000$+ per month machine.