Which blogging platforms support ads

2015/12/15 by Lassi A. Liikkanen

Which Blog Platforms support advertising?

If you’re creating a blog and wondering how to make money with it, display advertising is a decent monetization strategy for popular blogs. While the value of a blog audience depends on many factors besides the size, advertising is one of the most straightforward solutions to monetize a blog. However, not necessarily best and may not allow you to quite your day job and work from home. You’ll likely get a better deal with affiliate marketing or exclusive content marketing deals.

Here a comparison of options on

WordPress

Medium

Tumblr

Blogger / Blogspot

HubPages

Advertising for blogger

Limited /VIP + free if u host

No

Yes

Yes

Selected affiliate networks

Pricing

Free/paid

Free

Free

 Free

Free

Hosting

Self hosting + hosted
(wp.com)

hosted

Hosted

Hosted at Blogspt

Hosted

Geographic orientation

Global

Global

Global

Global

North America

Part of

Yahoo

Google

Blogspot is a hosting platform for blogs created using Blogger.

Several known platforms were dismissed as they were not compatible with my criteria of blog provider, including Typepad, LinkedIn Pulse, Facebook, and SquareSpace.

Where does the money come from?

In order to show ads, you will most likely want to sign up for a display advertising network, such as one listed below. These will pay you for two things: pay per views (usually per thousand impression, CPM) or pay per click advertising, in which case your readers need to click the adverts.

Advertising networks for bloggers

Although there are several advertising providers, they have some conditions. For instance, avoid hosting your own blog (WP self-hosted) under subdomain, such racingblog.johndoe.com That’s not gonna get easily accepted.

Read more

http://thenextweb.com/businessapps/2015/05/11/the-18-best-blogging-and-publishing-platforms-on-the-internet-today/

http://startbloggingonline.com/blog-platform-comparison-chart/

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