5 Steps to Successfully Selling Digital Products on Your Blog

sell your ebookDigital products such as eBooks are the perfect way to monetize a blog. You’ll often see bloggers producing their own how to eBook, or offering a course that people can buy to help them achieve something (these are normally more in-depth than an eBook).

The great thing about selling digital products is that they’re just so easy to produce and set-up. Once you’ve gone through all the effort of creating a product, it becomes a source of passive income.

After you’ve created a digital product, everything can be automated so that you never have to do anything when somebody purchases it. For me, this is without a doubt the best source of income imaginable, because you can be earning money whilst you’re asleep or sitting on a beach somewhere.

The steps to successfully selling digital products on your blog are fairly simple, and anyone can start implementing them on their website, no matter what niche you’re in.

Here are 5 steps to successfully selling digital products on your blog.

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47 Smart Blog Ideas to Kill Writers Block

blog contentBuilding up a popular blog is a matter of combining information, entertainment and consistency.

Smart bloggers know that the only way to stay at the top of your audiences minds is to regularly update your blog with engaging new posts.

Coming up with all these amazing ideas for blog posts is where the whole idea of regular blog content becomes daunting. Brainstorming sessions help, but sometimes the flow of ideas is less like a deluge of top quality content and more like a slow drip that keeps you up at night.

The infographic below, from Jamie at setupablogtoday.com, can help turn on the faucet and get those ideas flowing once again. Whenever you get stuck staring at a blank screen, take a look at it and pick one of the thought-provoking ideas to get back on track.

Explore the infographic below to learn the 47 different ways you can come up with an awesome and engaging blog post for today and for many days in the future.

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17 Easy to Use Keyword Research Tools to Get You More Blog Traffic

Keyword ToolsA guest post by my colleague, Brian Lang at Small Business Ideas Blog

Are you one of those bloggers who wishes they could get a flood of search engine traffic, but are afraid of SEO?

I’ve met plenty of people who think SEO and getting search engine traffic is technical, difficult and complicated, but it doesn’t have to be.

In fact, if you have website analytics installed, you may have noticed that you are already ranked and getting some traffic for keywords you weren’t even trying to target.

Last year, the search engine traffic to my blog increased by over 10 times… and I only did a handful of posts and guest posts.

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