1. Shoemoney Tools First looks

Update 27/10/2008: This is just my personal experience and it may or may not be valid for you. As I mentioned I signed up for ShoemoneyTools. I played around with the tools for a few days and I even bought a domain name through the market place. It was a domain that had some potential, […]

2. Wordze Keyword Tool – July Offer

A fresh Wordze offer – access for the month of July for just $4.95!. All I can say is that from a lot of experience in the business, that this tool is well worth signing up for. Knowing the frequency of what people search for, and the relative frequency helps you to pick higher searched […]

3. Free FaceBook Ads $100 voucher

Maybe you have been sleeping for the past 6 months, and you are not aware of FaceBook, or FaceBookAds, here is a great way to try it. The trail is completely free, and via VISA you get a voucher for $100 worth of ads on the social network FaceBook. As part of VISA’s Business promotion, […]

4. What are the Paypal fees ?

I always have a hard time finding these… here are the current Paypal merchant fees (as of May 20th 2008) US Transactions Costs Monthly Sales Price Per Transaction $0.00 USD – $3,000.00 USD 2.9% + $0.30 USD $3,000.01 USD – $10,000.00 USD 2.5% + $0.30 USD $10,000.01 USD – $100,000.00 USD 2.2% + $0.30 USD […]

5. Blogs that Sell Out

Today’s gripe about the blogging world is about blogs who sell out to advertisers. More and more I see that blog authors are too quick to accept money from anyone out there to line their pockets. I don’t have a problem with a golfing blog mentioning some golf equipment, because at the end of the […]

6. Dubious Link Selling Requests

In the last two weeks I’ve gotten a spate of similarly worded emails asking me about selling links on some of my blogs. I don’t know what is happening to the market, but this is the second strange email chain I’ve been getting. This new one goes something like this, invariably they contact me through […]

7. Moola : private beta invites included

Moola is a private beta social network with a slight twist. I came across this earlier today, and I’ve had a little fun with it. Their twist is an interactive games gambling application for which the winner ‘doubles up’ against a fellow member using their introductory $0.01 buy in. So win 10 games in a […]

8. Unhappy with your blog

People often ask me what they should do if they are unhappy with their blog. After the initial burst of energy when they start a blog and tweak the style and layout, and after you get your first readers and first regular commentators, you can feel a little empty. Many bloggers even start to get […]

9. LinkWorth & WordPress

Yesterday Linkworth announced that they have released a new plugin to integrate blog ads in WordPress (blog post). Here is some details on how to find the code in the admin panel: To find the WP Plugin, login to your account and make sure you are in the PARTNERS navigation (if Combo Account), go to […]

10. PayPerPost Guide

One of the great things about blogging, is the fact that you can make money from it. One of the programs I use and love is payperpost. Here is my quick and simple guide to show you how I earned over $700 in 5 months with them. payperpost links bloggers with advertisers and they earn […]

11. Blogging Tip for Competitions

Last month I entered a few blogging competitions, but I realised that there is normally no real requirement for you to leave the content of your competition entry after the competition has ended. I entered the competition from David Airey, which had over 4k in prizes, but alas I didn’t win :(. On this page […]

12. August 2007 Summary

This is a summary post of what has been happening here at PreBlogging.com. It will also serve as a way for me to track my goals an to do a bit of reporting on my earnings here. Earnings in USD TextLinkAds : $50 (two referrals) Adsense : $9.04 () Reviews : $5 Toast Fund : […]

13. PayPerPost Rules for Joining

Alot of people (myself included) don’t like trawling through pages and pages of Terms & Conditions from sites. Today, I was asked to setup or at least investigate PayPerPost and how these guys could work for them. What is PayPerPost PayPerPost is a service where advertisers will as to review their website or product. It’s […]

14. TextLinkAds Affiliate Payout

Today I was doing my bi-weekly checks on my various accounts (I find I get addicted to checking things these days, so now I try to only check them twice a week). And to my amazement I just received a signup bonus from Text-Link-Ads.com. Granted it’s not enough to change the world, but $25 is […]

15. Paying for Visitors with AdWords & YPN

For those of you who are thinking of starting to market your blogs a little bit more, I would recommend that you check out these two interesting offers. AdWords Startup Voucher Voucher for $50 trial of google adwords : Google AdWords Welcome Voucher If you have never used Google AdWords, you can and then apply […]

16. Google Gadget Ads

Here is an interesting AdSense () advertisement I saw on my blog today. Basically it is a big call to action to get users to test to see what ads Google AdSense would publish on a give page. Google are great for testing new types of ads, and with this one I particularly think they […]

17. AdWords Fun

Last week I decided to play around with my AdWords account and to put some ads up on JohnCow’s site which resulted in getting a “free” back link and a bit of exposure for the blog. What is AdWords ? If you already have AdSense () on your website, then you will be aware of […]

18. Is Text-Link-Ads any good ?

Text-Link-Ads have been a discussion topic for many bloggers and website owners for the last year or so. So what does this company do and how can it help you ? Read, and find out ! Guide How Text Link Ads works As a publisher, you allow someone to pay you for a link on […]