ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel
  • »
  • Personal Finance»
  • Income & Making Money

How to Start Making Money Online blogging WordPress

Updated on June 30, 2017
WordPress
WordPress | Source

This idea of making sound very easy in theoretical terms. It involves the process of creating a website and then adding a free AdSense ads to the pages of your website. Something good happens every time that people click on the ads. These generates sizable commissions hence making you money. The clicks are tallied up at the end of every month by Google. Then a check is sent to you. That sounds great, doesn't it?

It sounds so easy. There are a few steps involved before pocketing your first check from Google. These are just the preliminary steps involved in generating some income online using Google AdSense. These steps are very easy to follow.

In this hub, you will find useful information on the steps that you will need to follow in the process of starting a website using WordPress hosting as well as Google's AdSense code on its pages. These pages are ready to be clicked so that you can earn your monthly income. Let us get started in the process of making money.

The money earned through Google AdSense is called passive income. The content that you put in place will continue earning money even in future when you are no longer actively generating content. It is kind of automated income. The most interesting part is that the income is emailed to you on a monthly basis. Above all you will be sure of receiving the money regularly because Google is a stable company.

This is a very interesting job because the internet content that you generate is a future asset. All the steps that you need to follow in making money are laid down in this article.It is estimated that 6,000 websites are created every day. When you add that number to the approximately 130 million websites already in existence, you will discover that there are millions of entrepreneurs making money from their online activities. You can easily be one of these people who generate millions of money from the internet. Online business gives you the freedom to take control of your life. This is because you are always your own boss. Some people use their content to generate extra income to help in household expenditure.

There are three steps that you will follow in order to set up a WordPress blog and Google Adsense to your web pages. Google pays it publishers commissions each month to the tune of USD$300.

What is Google AdSense?

This is a free program that makes it possible to motivate online publishers by sending them the proceeds of their contents. This is made possible by displaying ads on the pages of your website. These are relevant ads only.

Step 1: Create a Web Site.

The launch of a website is the initial step towards earning money online. People experience great happiness when they launch their own website. This is especially the case when the launching is done in a right manner.

We created a blog called www.kerosi.com. Check it for ideas.

What is Word Press?

Here are a few steps that you will follow in making you blog. A large number of web hosting providers provide free Word Press software which is installed via their control panel. This is actually provided with nearly all web hosting accounts. It is time for us to start creating your Word Press.

Ways of getting Word Press

Immediately you sign up for a web hosting account, you will definitely sent to the New Account section. This happens only in minutes after placing your order. There are instructions that you will follow in order to log in straight to your control panel. This is where you will get free word press which is very easy to use. There are plenty of templates from where you can make a choice. These can be implemented on your website.

There is a library of applications that you can install by clicking on a given link. This will be part of your account. Fantastrico is one such library which you shall enjoy using.

Immediately after a successful installation of Fantastico, a screen will appear that has a list of available applications. You will be required to click on the Word Press link.

WordPress installation

This is the second step in creating Word Press account. There is a link on the control l panel called "new installation". That is how easy it is to create an account.

Ways of using WordPress Theme

The use of WordPress theme is very easy. Some people say that this is the way to expose your web log. The WordPress Themes are capable of providing superior services. They give you greater control over the presentation of the content on your website.

Selection of a New Theme for Your Blog

This is a very easy thing to do. The steps are listed below:

1. Go to the Word Press Panel and Log In.
2. Choose the Appearance panel, then Themes.

3.There are various themes. Click on the theme title of your choice. Alternatively, you can click on the theme screen shot. This should be the particular theme that you wish to activate.

4. You will have a preview of what you have chosen.
5. Now, to carry out the activation process, click the activation link which is found on the top right hand side. The theme should become active on the spot.

I will be glad to hear on how you are already making money on hubpages. Therefore, feel free to leave your comments, questions and general observations on this important topic.

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • gkerosi profile image
      Author

      Geoffrey Kerosi 4 years ago from Nairobi

      Hello teaches12345,

      Thank you for reading my hub and leaving a comment.

    • teaches12345 profile image

      Dianna Mendez 4 years ago

      Great suggestion for starting a blog or site using Wordpress. Thank you for the advice.

    • gkerosi profile image
      Author

      Geoffrey Kerosi 4 years ago from Nairobi

      Hello Zack,

      Thank you for stopping by and taking your time to leave a comment. I have a blog. Shall send you a link.

    • zeke2100 profile image

      zeke2100 4 years ago

      Do you have a blog that we can see as an example?

    • gkerosi profile image
      Author

      Geoffrey Kerosi 4 years ago from Nairobi

      clv2 thank you for stopping by and leaving a comment. Go right ahead and learn.

    • profile image

      clv 4 years ago

      wanna learn.

    • gkerosi profile image
      Author

      Geoffrey Kerosi 4 years ago from Nairobi

      Learn how to make money on WordPress. Feel free to leave comments, questions or recommendations here.