Does the idea of passive income from websites sound good to you? Well, that is what content websites are all about.
Content sites, also called niche sites, are often visited by people who want to learn about certain topics, like technology, health, and fashion. The concept is pretty simple. Do some research, find your niche, build a website, write articles, and stick some Adsense or affiliate programs. And just give it some time to earn a few dollars a day.
Who should venture into content websites?
Now you must be thinking how the concept of "set-up and forget" make decent money? Content sites are suitable for those who are interested in affiliate marketing and website monetisation. If you have a passion for writing and fill your site with viral content, then you're on the right path.
How to build a content site (and make it work for you)
First you need to find a niche and determine the type of content you want to focus on - those that people search for and advertisers use for PPC campaign. Use keyword research tools to find niche where there is traffic. Also, scan for competition. Then look for products related to your niche and get the affiliate links. Amazon Associates offer up to 10% in referral fees. You can also sign up for Google Adsense.
For a niche content site, get a custom domain name that's catchy and niche related, or it should be close to the product that you wish to promote.
The next thing on your list is to build the website. This is where we come in. Most people prefer Wordpress, but we can also set up your website using Wix, Weebly, or other website builders.
Once your website is live with the affiliate links and all, we will plan and implement an online marketing campaign to get more visitors to your site, and of course, help you get that monthly commission.
Content sites as a profitable business
Content sites satisfy the reader's curiosity and the need for information, which is a good way to start even if you are just looking for a passive income. The more pages you build, the more ads or affiliate links you can add. To learn more about our web design services, click here.