We have talked a lot of ways to make money from a Blog. Starting from Adsense –> Affiliate Marketing –> Intext Ads –> CPM ads —> Viglink –> Direct advertising and many more. One rule of advertising on a blog post which I believe in is, ad should never hamper user experience and should be unique. Today I am excited to share a new income method for bloggers which can pay you eCPM rates as high as $25, This require only to use social sharing buttons in WordPress powered by Po.st. Po.st is new service that convert your sharing buttons into a revenue model.
What is Po.st & how to make money?
Po.st is totally free to use, as well as it is the only known social sharing platform that will help you to earn money from social media sharing action on your website. Their income model is fairly simple as well as innovative. When a user on your website shares your articles, a sharing confirmation box shows up on your website which also shows a 300×250 ad from a digital promotions operating with Po.st’s parent Organization, RadiumOne.
These advertisements pay out high eCPMs and will never mess your website’s design. These advertisements are from trustworthy Fortune 500 corporations and can pay eCPM rates as great as $25.
Po.st presents Accessibility to over 50 social media channels which includes Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Tumblr, Reddit, email and so on. It offers numerous different button designs for you to select from. You can have small, medium, or large buttons, placed vertically or horizontally, with or without having share counters.
Along with making money part, Po.st also serves your social media analytics need. It also gives specific social statistics that can assist you improve your social strategy. Po.st is acquiring the market slowly but steady. Some of the big players have included Po.st into their income stream. Few of the website using Po.st consist of: Dictionary.com, ESPN, ImageShack, TheChive, and many more.
Po.st WordPress Plugin for quick integration:
Po.st offers a WordPress plugin to quickly integrate money making social media sharing button on your blog. Using Po.st WordPress plugin is quite easy. After activating the plugin, you would need to have sign up a free account at Po.st website there you have to generate a Publisher key for your site. On you WordPress/Website add your Po.st publisher key, and you would be ready to generate income from your social sharing buttons.
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Po.st also offers you different option and design for you sharing buttons. They also offer another useful service call re.post, which offers free social media analytics of your shortened link via their link shortener.
I like the idea of Po.st plugin, as first it makes it easier for you to integrate social media sharing buttons on your WordPress blog and also let you make money from it. If you are an existing Po.st user, do share your review about money generation and feedback of the overall service.
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