13 Ways that Content Is Monetized Online

A good friend contacted me this week and said that he had a relative that had a site that was getting significant traffic and they wanted to see if there were a means of monetizing the audience. The short answer is yes… but I don’t believe the majority of small publishers recognize the opportunity or how to maximize the profitability of the property they own. I want to start with the pennies… then work into

Reporting Content Theft to Adsense as a DMCA Violation

I’ve decided to go to war with a publisher who’s hijacked my feed and is releasing my content under his name and website. He’s running advertising and making money off of my site’s content and I’m tired of it. Publishers, including bloggers, have rights under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. What is the DMCA? The Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) is United States legislation (placed into law in October 1998) that strengthened legal protection of

Google Adwords: Save a couple bucks…

If you want to save a couple bucks and not have people click on YOUR ad to come to YOUR site that they happen to ALREADY be on, remember to add your site to your competitive ad filter in Google Adsense.