They say money makes the world go round, so if your a fashion blogger, there are always new ways of earning some extra cash alongside your managing your fashion blog. Below is a list of 5 money making side gigs that are perfect for those of us looking for some extra cash while doing what we love.
1. Google Adsense
We all know what advertising is but theres no reason why you can’t grab some of the millions paid out every month to bloggers. If you own and operate a fashion blog, you can make extra cash by placing relevant ads on your website. Google Adsense is a great place to start but you must apply to get started. There are other options too such as Media.net, Revenue Hits and Bidvertiser.
2. Affiliate Links
If you are a fashion blogger, chances are you love designer clothes, accessories, cosmetics and trendy hand bags. Am I right? If so, did you know that you can earn extra money by showing images of your favorite products on your fashion blog that has your affiliate link embedded in it. When your visitors click on the image, they are taken to the product page of the product so they can make a purchase. If they make a purchase, you get paid a nice commission. Learn how to become a fashion affiliate today.
3. Fashion Styling
If you’re looking for a side gig that requires more creativity, then you could consider fashion styling. There are many courses available in which you can hone in your inner fashionista and become a fashion stylist quickly and easily. After you have gained your qualification, fashion styling is a great way of putting your creativity to good use alongside your full-time job.
4. Sponsored Content
If you have a really awesome blog, it only comes natural that brands will approach you with offers to post their content on your site. These are sometimes called Sponsored Guests Posts. You can make anywhere from $30-$200 for a single post. You should always make sure to be transparent about sponsored posts so your readers know that it as paid for.
5. Become An Instagram Star
If you haven’t read about some of Instagram’s super stars who are making well over six figures by promoting brands that want to get in front of their followers. Accounts that have millions of followers can command more than 15k per post. Even if you don’t have millions of followers, you can still make extra cash with a few thousand followers if your images are beautiful and your are consistently posting every day or every other day. Here’s a pretty awesome post that will give you more details on how to become an Instagram sensation.
Images provided courtesy of Flickr CC License
Read more fashion blogging articles at Cliche Magazine.