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Whazup yal!?

Discussion in 'Introductions' started by hevindester, Dec 5, 2008.

  1. hevindester

    hevindester Newbie

    Dec 2, 2008
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    Hey, my names Dan and I have been dabbling the IM game for about a year now.

    My interest was peaked by all the usual "make 10k a month... just 47.77" type offers made by these so-called "gurus". In the beginning I'd buy an 1 ebook for every 50 pages looked at. I soon realized these ebooks didn't offer that much when it came to practical and thorough explanations.

    Eventually I got suckered into the QYAO scam.

    One good thing came out of it though. I began meeting some blackhat artists on the forums there. We were all pretty small time. Mostly interested in just making a couple hundred bucks a month.

    Eventually I was introduced to the newsroom.com and their CPM offer. 1$ per 1000 page views of news articles.

    Being young and niave in this game, I bought a domain, got some nice sized hosting, bought traffic from one of those fake traffic providers, and set up my page with 10 articles.

    I had made 800$ in about 5 days. I was on top of the world.

    And then it happened, the TOS were changed. Now similar to google, they can judge whether your site use of the articles is "relevant".

    I was pissed. But luckily, they still paid me my money, probably because the TOS did not specify any such nonsense when I had joined. Plus they had also intsituted and point system to go along with the money. I wound up earning a nintendo wii with madden 08 and tiger woods 08 AND two ipod nanos. Got them early in December and flipped it all on ebay for $500.

    Spent most the dough, and wound losing what I had left trying to promote projectpayday.com

    Now I've found this forum, which is awesome, and can't wait to get back in to the game.
  2. kharm

    kharm Power Member

    Feb 9, 2009
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    Good luck even though it's been 4 months, I'm working on a way to monetize the newsroom.com and similar sites also w/ tools and methods around here. Twitter methods around here looks promising.