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5 Ways Writers Can Make Money

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5 Ways Writers Can Make Money... By Blogging



Here we are...on my Blog. 
Life at Gray Gables
First, let me say this, blogging is great. I put in my blogging efforts, have great stats and get the buzz topics out and about.  



But, with all great things...comes a Downside to Blogging.  




What is it?  you ask...

Well, Blogging takes up a LOT of time!  Luckily, there are a few ways that you, the writer, can be compensated for your blogging time and efforts. 

How? you ask...


Here are a list of 5 EASY WAYS you can start making MONEY from YOUR Blog:

1) Advertising This seems simple right?  It is probably the first idea that comes to mind when we think about monetizing our blog site.  But, there are some preliminary steps that need to be taken before we implement this strategy. 
First, do not use a FREE Blogging Platform.(Yes, strike 1 for Life at Gray Gables, right!) 
What this means is that  you need to purchase your own domain name and hosting, so you can monetize as you wish. 
The free version of WordPres…

15 Places To Find Job Openings

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Although networking is a great way to learn about job openings, checking sites that list advertised openings is also very helpful. The following are 15 places to check for available positions during your job search.



Indeed (This job search engine pulls job listings from across a variety of sites and publications.)Monster.com(The bigger the city that you live in, the more openings that you will see generally. Very small locations may be grouped into a region.)CareerBuilderUS.jobs(Offered by the National Labor Exchange,  this site provides access to listings of private and government employers. Also, found on the site are links to individual state job banks.)TweetMyJobs (Set up some simple search criteria, and this site will bring listings of job openings to you via mobile, Twitter or e-mail.)LinkedIn(Make your own online career profile and learn of the latest job openings across a variety of fields).Dice (Excellent site for searching for tech jobs.)Vault.com(In addition to job listings,…