Paul models the value of repurposing content:
When this letter is read among you, have it also read in the church of the Laodiceans; and you, for your part read my letter that is coming from Laodicea. —Colossians 4:16
Ways to Monetize Your Blog
Solomon speaks to the wisdom of diversifying your income:
Divide your portion to seven, or even to eight, for you do not know what misfortune may occur on the earth. —Ecclesiastes 11:2
- Advertise (ton of work for little return)
- Sell Affiliate products in your posts and on your Resource Page.
- Offer Services
- Copy editing
- Social media manager
- Write book reviews.
- Sell your books and audiobooks on Amazon
- Sell your products on your blog via PayPal or Shopify
- Create an audiobook from your book or posts and sell it on Amazon.
- Create an online course from your content (speaking, writing, etc.).
- Create a membership site that pays you each month. This actually can work! It’s currently how I earn my living through Walking the Bible Lands. Here’s a sample video of what my subscribers get 3-4 times per month.
It’s Overwhelming! Where Do I Start?
- What’s your quickest win?
- What’s your biggest opportunity?
- Make a list of steps and just do the next step.
Resources to Help You with Repurposing Content and Monetization
Your Disclosure and Privacy Policies
- Disclosure Policy (or you’re welcome to copy mine and put in your details)
Interview with Michael Hyatt
Homework before next class
- Write and post a post.
- Watch Michael Hyatt interview.
- Complete your Lead Magnet Semester Project (due by email to me by midnight tonight.)