Struggling Developer/Designer Needs Advice

Discussion in 'Making Money' started by picos, Jun 14, 2009.

  1. picos

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    lonny41 Regular Member

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    Why don't you sign up to copeac or another affiliate company and put their offers on your site. You'll get paid commissions.
     
  3. jakeumms

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    Just out of curiosity, how many unique views does your site get a day? How many new visitors do you get a day?
     
  4. picos

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    Thanks for the replies. I'm just reading the Copeac site just now...

    According to Webalizer I have anything from 300 to 3,000 visits; 10,000 - 100,000 hits for June so far.

    There is just over 1400 members signed up to my forum.

    Thanks.
     
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    I would personally have them subscribe to a newsletter, and than push products/ your own lps with iframed email submits.
     
  6. picos

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    I'm not entirely sure what products I can push on the user base since they are all signed up to a gaming community. I had hoped that adverts would appear that were relevant to video game products and hardware but not a single ad appeared, only weight loss and make money from google appeared. I can see the weight loss being relevant if people are gaming for hours on end lol.

    Anyway, I don't have to only use the gaming community. I have a dedicated server that I use to perfect and learn my development etc so I could start a new site up I guess but for something more niche.

    I know there are ways to make some money, it's just figuring out how to do it.
     
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    Make your own offer. Aka (Giving away 10 free xbox's to forum users, enter you email below to be entered in the drawing. Then iframe an email submit (make sure to fake the referrer) )

    overall though, your site is too small.
    i you need cash fast, ewhore and post to youtube

    otherwise learn seo, and build some sites

    the only get rich shit i can think of is ewhoring, but nothings easy
    you got to learn the ropes.
     
  8. Grandslam

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    Out of curiousity, what do you consider as "making crazy money"?

    If you really need cash quick, try rewriting some articles for AC - its not huge money but it will pay the bills and it beats a 9 to 5.

    Could you give some examples of sites you've built/designed? I'm looking for a site designer for one of my upcoming projects.
     
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    i would try gaming affiliates or if adsense banned you then use adbrite or chequita adbrites pay is very low but its better then nothing
     
  10. picos

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    @jakeumms Thanks for the ideas, I will read up more on SEO. The xbox idea is nice but as you said, my site is a bit small for that.

    @Grandslam I PM you some links to my work. Crazy money to me is more than $200 a day, I have never made that much so that is crazy money to me haha!

    @c0ntenth|ef I do have an adbrite account but their ads are terrible and totally non related to my site so no one ever clicks them. I have just signed up to adtoll so I will see how that goes... Been with them a couple days and had no interests from people wanting to buy ad space.

    Appreciate the ideas and comments. I will check back tomorrow to see what new posts appear.

    Thanks.