Back At 5 Figures: I Earned $10,640,56 in August

Last Update: September 06, 2018

I'm happy to report I've finally hit a 5 figure month in 2018. This past month I earned $10,640.56. It's probably more than that but I'm only counting programs I can easily pull the data and tend be consistent for me every month. lol

How Did I Earn It?

First I apply the spirit of what the training teaches and what I've laid out in my cheat sheet. So feel free to review that since there are no magical secrets.

In terms of the actual money, I take a multiple streams of income approach to my blog Work At Home No Scams. I don't just promote one company and I don't just focus on sales based affiliate programs. I cover every possible way for me to earn. This way every visitor that comes to my site will make me money regardless if they buy something or not. I don't like leaving money on the table. For a few years I was doing that by primarily promoting sales based affiliate offers. But I realized that not everyone is willing to invest in themselves.

I have to account for people who don't have money or don't want to spend money to make money. So I added other ways to monetize my site that didn't require a sale. So let's see how that breaks down in numbers.

Display Ads: $2666.53


Display ads are basically banner ads that are served on your site automatically once you've added code on your site. You don't have to deal with finding advertisers or getting their payments. An ad network like Google Adsense or my new personal favorite MediaVine will do all that work for you. Once the display ads are installed on your site the ad networks handles everything else and pays you most of the revenue collected from the advertisers. All you need to do is keep writing great content and following the training here at WA. But you shouldn't even consider display ads until you're getting some good consistent traffic.

I resisted using display ads the last couple of years because I find ads annoying and adsense wasn't really paying as much as they did back in the day. But I realized I deal with ads on sites that provide good content all the time. I had to convince myself it doesn't matter what you don't or do like Eddy. If you're seeing ads on websites, it's probably not as annoying as you think and the site owners are making money.

I was right. This month has been the biggest month for me in terms of display ad revenue. Shout out to Nathaniel for putting me on to a better ad network.

CPA (Cost per Action) Offers: $4163


This is when an affiliate network or company will pay you for a lead. A lead is basically when someone fills out a form on a website for more information or to join a site. Some networks will require that your lead actual confirm their email address by clicking on a link that the company will send via email. This is referred to as a double opt in (DOI) lead. Most companies will pay a lot more for this rather than a single opt in (SOI) lead where your lead doesn't have to confirm their email address.

The pay for leads will vary greatly depending on the industry and affiliate offer. I tend to promote things that pay $2 -$7 per lead. But companies can pay up to $100 or more for leads. It just all depends on your niche and industry. When you join an affiliate network you can ask your affiliate managers for what type of CPA offers they have in your niche and their pay.

CPA offers has been my bread and butter for years. It's a lot easier to get someone to join something for free or just fill in their information than it is to convince them to whip out their credit card and buy something. So I love CPA offers. When other affiliates turn their nose about earning a few bucks per lead, I eat it up. Because I know I can make it up on volume and better conversions. It accounts for more of my income.

You can find CPA offers by Googling "CPA networks". Just keep in mind that you don't need to change anything you're doing in terms of adding cpa links to your pages. The same way you would add an sales based affiliate link like an amazon link in your content, you would do the same thing for a CPA offer. It's just another affiliate link and the only difference is you get paid if someone becomes a lead rather than needing them to buy something. So don't over think it. You don't need any special training. Just do what you've been doing but now add CPA type of offers to your mix.


Sales Based Offers: $3811.03



This is pretty much what most WA members are focused on. You have to convince your visitors to buy something in order for you to earn a commission. I admit I'm very weak with this type of affiliate marketing. For me it tends to convert lower than the other methods I mentioned above. But regardless I don't do too shabby with it. I love programs like WA which offer both CPA, sales based and recurring commissions. It's like a buffet of affiliate income in one program. lol

But promoting and converting sales based offers aren't my strength. I'm always inspired when I see other WA members income reports and the sales they make promoting things like WA. I used to get "jeally" but now I've learned to be happy with my lane and strengths.

My "Rocky" Comeback

So all this sounds pretty amazing and it is. But I've experienced this type of success before and at higher income amounts back in the days. But it all went away because I deviated from what WA taught. As a result of chasing after shiny new objects, Google pimp smacked my site with a penalty. That led to a massive drop in traffic and my income nearly wiped out. You can see the bloodbath below.


That decline in traffic totally changed my life and that of my family. It was a very dark time. It made me re-evaluate this business and things in my life. I had given up. Then one faithful day Kyle and Carson reached out to me. They wondered why I had stopped. I told them what happened. And they were like dude, you're fine. You can come back. And they literally helped me get back on track. I started to write content again and apply what they taught in the training. And as you can see over time my traffic and income came back. That's what WA can do for you.

It was a long process but I knew from experience that this did work. I just had to trust in the process, be patient and consistent on my end. And thank goodness I did, otherwise you wouldn't be reading this. I'd still be crying in a corner in the fetal position listening to "Depress Mode". Lol I'm still not making the high 5 figures I made back in my heyday. But this is a good "start" for me. lol

Your Takeaway

I could have just made this blog post a typical income report. I read them and I find them very inspiring. But I wanted to give you a little more by sharing some of the monetization tactics I use and why. My hope is that you'll have a few aha moments and consider other ways to monetize your site. We all work very hard to provide quality content to our users and you should be compensated fully for it. But a lot of times we're leaving money on the table because we're not aware of other ways to monetize. Or worst still we block our income potential because of our own perceptions and assumptions. Don't do it. Test things out for yourself and let the numbers tell you what you should or shouldn't do.

I also wanted to share my failure with you because too often people are afraid to fail. They don't realize it's part of the process and you can fail forward. My failure was a great lesson from a personal and business standpoint.

There were things about my personality as a father and husband that needed to be improved. But they took a back seat because I felt I was being such a great provider and that's all that mattered. When you stripped of most of your earning power you're left with nothing but the man in the mirror. I was forced to deal with him and make changes. This led to me being a better husband and father because I focused my energy there instead of my business because that was pretty much wiped out. I needed to go through that and I'm happy I did.

I was reminded that money wasn't everything. My family was! I learned to be happy being "broke". I stop fixating on when I was balling and learned to be happy where I was. I may have not been rich financially but I was rich with family and friends. That's more important than anything. When I finally made that realization, that;s when things started to inch back. I was inspired again and things fell into place for me.

From a business standpoint, I learned to stop chasing shiny new things and quick fixes. I went back to the basics of what WA teaches here. It was slow going but it worked. I don't chase after fads or secret loopholes anymore. I stay in my lane and focus on things I know I can control and work long term which is writing useful content.

Well I think I've yapped enough. You should get the picture at this point. There are no secrets to share. It's all just hard work, patience, consistency and following the training. Hopefully you're inspired. If so, feel free to chime in below.

Thanks for reading.

Eddy with a y aka NOT EDDIE! lol

P.S. This is my 50th post and I hit 5 figures this past month. There is a lot of 5 going on here. lol

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CMcAughtrie Premium
Eddy,

Thank you for sharing so much of your knowledge with us all! As a new member I am still a bit sceptical about the whole process and this really gave me some courage. The insights into different ways to make more money was particularly helpful and reassuring. I wonder if you would mind telling me how you found out about these methods and how I could use them on my website?

I also see that you have been using WA for a long time now. Would you mind sharing with me how long it took you to start making some real money?

Congratulations on so much progress :)
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EddySalomon Premium
You're welcome.

I look at other websites to see what they're promoting. Then I just Google to see if what they are promoting has an affiliate program. So it's pretty straightforward.

I also ask some of the WA members I follow about things I notice on their site and if it's working for them. That's how I found out about MediaVine. It's because another member had it on their site and they also posted about it here on wa.
WA members are always writing blog posts sharing what they're doing and what's working for them. So I make sure I read them.

But finding affiliate networks and ways to monetize is covered in the training so be sure to go through that. Don't get ahead of yourself. Try doing the things WA recommends first in terms of monetization. I'm just applying what they teach but just using different type of programs.

In terms of how long it took me, read this:
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zulqar Premium
Eddy,
It needs a lot of courage to help others with your business secrets. Most successful people on WA are afraid to even to tell their website address.

You are so different Eddy!

When you help others with an open heart, it will certainly pay you back one way or the other.
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EddySalomon Premium
Thanks Zulqar.
I understand why people are relunctant to share certain things. The reality is a lot of people will just steal and copy. I don't worry about competition. I know there are billions of people on the web so I'll always have enough people to reach even if someone steals from me.

And more importantly I do like sharing the knowledge. So it helps people grow.
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wimone Premium
I don't know what to say Eddy....This has been one of the most valuable and useful posts I have read to date (only here 2.5 months) and it is printed in a large font and posted on my Premier guidance bulletin board with a few other Key posts. Not only encouragement but actual guidance..... rare and extremely valuable. No way to adequately thank you.....your hard knocks pave the way for the rest of us.
Sincere thanks Eddy :))
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EddySalomon Premium
Hey John, I'm really happy it resonated with you. That was the goal.
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Fintyd Premium
Thanks Eddy,I like you in a way worked my day job along with my website
I started the site last March and there were weeks when I would have spent more than 40 hours on my computer
I’m now lying in a hospital bed having had chest pains for a while.
The moral of the story is think about family first
think about stress levels
be patient not impatient
Don’t forget it’s a walk not a sprint
Learn learn learn
All the best
Fintan
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EddySalomon Premium
Indeed. I hope you’re doing better now.
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LCEndahl Premium
Thank you Eddy. One question... I just removed Google ad sense because it would duplicate ads I had from other advertisers. And they would duplicate themselves on the same page. Or display in odd places. Make my page look funky. Is there anything I can do about that??????

Thank you & keep on, keeping on Eddy!
Laura
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EddySalomon Premium
Well, one Adsense pays peanuts. So It's good you removed it. Hopefully you can try some other networks. The repeating ads are normal. It's nothing to react to. Your visitors will often see different ads than you see. So I wouldn't react based on what you're seeing. The ads that are showed vary based on inventory, the content, the user's past experience, etc. Good ad networks know what they're doing. I hope this helps.
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LCEndahl Premium
Ok, would/could you suggest besides the Media Live. Do you get the option where they appear, or no??

Thanks for getting back with me EddY :-)
Laura
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EddySalomon Premium
I say wait until you have enough traffic for media vine. They pay the best.
Media.net might be an option too but again they don't pay as well.

With MediaVine they automatically put the ads on places on your pages since they know which works best. You have control over what pages your ad appear. The placement on the page is done automatically and better that way. Trust me it's better to allow them to control the placement. I was overly concerned about exact placement. Because I was worried about how it may impact my users, rankings and all the other excuses I made to be a control freak. But I took their advice and allowed them to do their auto placement and none of my fears were realized. So just keep that in mind. Good luck to you. Just read their website and FAQs if you have more questions.
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LCEndahl Premium
Thank you so much, Eddy. I so understand about the control thing, I believe we both suffer from that. But I'll try and sit back, wait for more traffic, and then go from there.

May your #'s continue to rise, my friend,
Laura
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EddySalomon Premium
You're welcome Laura. I know how hard it is to let go of control. But sometimes its that control that blocks us from achieving greater success in our business and life. So I'm learning to manage it better.
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kencollier Premium
Inspiring stuff. Totally enlightening and encouraging on many fronts.

I love the balance expressed both in the multiple income streams, the business truths of the highs and lows you shared, and in this statement

"... rich with family and friends. That's more important than anything."

A wealthy man indeed -

Great post Eddy. Thank you so much for sharing all this.
A fan.
~ Ken
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EddySalomon Premium
You're very welcome Ken!
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VinShakyaver Premium
Thanks for sharing! Wonderful news!

I am sure everyone will appreciate you sharing your failures along with your success.

On that note to celebrate your success, below are quotes from Michael Jordan to motivate everyone else.

" I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying."

" I've failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed."
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EddySalomon Premium
I totally agree with the quotes you laid out Vin.
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MichelleChou Premium
I love you quotes!

This one especialy : " I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying."

It resonate very much with my past 5 years....
Thanks
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phollett Premium
Great post and a nice reminder for me just been happy where i am and do the work consistently and everything will work out.

I know I got the right vehicle with WA, and people like you who help me stay on track, with inspiration.

Thanks for sharing Eddy and have a great day
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EddySalomon Premium
You're welcome Phyllis. I agree that is the key. You don't have to be satisfied where you are but you don't need to be miserable. Try to appreciate what you do have rather than being fixated on what you want and don't have. Then the other things will come when you put in the work.
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MBjorn Premium
What a great read, and inspirational post, Eddy!

Lots of lessons there, on the personal as well as on the business plane...

Happy you made the climb back up on top, and how great is it, to hear that Kyle and Carson reached out to you in your darkest hour. Really reiterates the personal touch they bring to the game.

Man, I'm happy I came across WA. LOL

I have already fallen prey to the infamous Shiny Objects Syndrome myself a few times, in the short time I've been here... But I made a decision to focus. You just reaffirmed that decision! Thanks for that!

Best wishes,

Michael
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EddySalomon Premium
Yeah those guys are the real deal and I wanted to highlight that for anyone that had doubts. I don't know anyone who hasn't been a victim of the shiny new object syndrome. But the smart folks are eventually treated and cured of it when they run into the hype and lies. I'm happy you're focused now.
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SuzeS Premium
So can a site have ads AND CPA’s? I’m new and taking in as much as I can. I also don’t want to leave any money on the table & won’t trash up my site with too many ads. This is such an interesting business, it’s exactly what I need! Thanks for your article.
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DomW Premium
Yes you can do whatever you want on your site and multiple monetization methods are fine
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EddySalomon Premium
You're welcome. I think I validated in this article that yes you can monetize as many ways as you want. It's your site.
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TheAdvisor Premium
Wow, good stuff Eddie!

That's impressive, and I'll be studying closely your progress and how you achieved making those 5 figures for it is said that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.

If you want to be successful and living the life you want, you're gonna have to be ready to get in the game beast mode!

Thanks alot for your clear and thorough blogs will be reading your cheat sheet soon!
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EddySalomon Premium
You're very welcome Jose. It's okay go to mimic while adding your own flavor. But the way it's still Eddy with a y
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TheAdvisor Premium
Why not Eddy, sound advice!

Stay grinding!
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Paul1916 Premium
Hi Eddy, I'm back again for a second comment if that is ok, this time it's a question about cpa...
I'm trying to explore cpa networks, so far I see maxbounty/ peerfly / clickbooth and the list gets alot longer.
I have even just started the registration process with maxbounty who require telephone interviews ( which I did not expect)

If possible, can you give some guidance on the best cpa networks that you have come across please?
Thanks in advance if you get the time to reply
Paul
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EddySalomon Premium
Hey Paul,

There is no best. Just try them all and see which ones have offers that match your niche and pay you the best. That's how you'll know which is the best for YOU. I hope that makes sense.
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shazzaWA Premium
Gosh, that is good to see. Sharing your highs and the lows but more importantly realizing family and inner happiness is first and foremost and if you work hard that part will, in time, take care of itself.

Your family must be very proud of you Mr Eddy with a y.
I hope to meet yourself and others one day in Vegas.
Thanks for all the income streams you share here.
Cheers, Sharon
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EddySalomon Premium
You're welcome Sharon. I definitely learned a lot about myself and family when this happened. It was a great lesson for me and something I will carry the rest of my life. I don't fear losing it all anymore because I know I can get it back.
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kpercival55 Premium
Hi Eddy! I really appreciate you sharing your experience, good and bad. I'm new here but having a blast and awed by all the great people I'm meeting.
Thanks for some of the tips and advice (I'm reading some of your past blogs) and I look forward to seeing more success stories from you!
KyleAnn
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EddySalomon Premium
Well, you're very welcome. You're definitely going to learn a lot from the various people here. I do every day. I'm happy you're reading my past content. I'm sure you'll find it very useful.
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wmac Premium
Congratulations Eddy,
This was very inspiring and gave me more motivation to go harder on this training. I've been retired a few years and gotten lazy. However, WA has made me want to work and learn this new business by doing it wherever I'm traveling too. I'm headed to Dominican tomorrow but I will have my computer to catch up on some training. Again, you did awesome work.
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EddySalomon Premium
Sounds good. I think it's easy for us to get lazy. But then I come here and I read what others are doing and I'm inspired to step up my game. Lol So I'm happy my post had that effect on you.
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Priya15 Premium
Congratulations !I feel so inspired by your post Eddy! Thank you for sharing . I don't like google ads on my site either but what you said makes sense! Your cheat sheet gave me a lot of focus too .. You right there are so many training here.. I feel overwhelmed at times!
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EddySalomon Premium
Thanks Priya. Yeah, I've learned over the years to remove myself from the equation especially with my own personal biases or what I think others may feel. I let the data dictate what I do. And as you can see the numbers seem to say it was right from me to get over my own feelings about ads.

I'm glad you liked the cheat sheet. I know there are so much good training here it can become overwhelming. So that's why I tried to narrow it down to the minimum things that I do which have helped me succeed. So hopefully it helps you.
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sarelizarm Premium
Hi Eddy,

Thanks for the motivation to keep working. I'm completely new to learning about all of this (JUST joined WA today) but I don't think I could be more excited. The thing is - I'm mostly excited to learn how to share the information I'm passionate about with more people - which is so hard these days with all of the algorithms (that have dimmed the lights on all my previous attempts). Your success story after a dip is really refreshing.
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EddySalomon Premium
You're welcome. I worry less about algorithms because what WA has been teaching has worked for over a decade. The only time an algorithim change affected me when was I decided to do things that WA didn't recommend. So I wouldn't worry too much about it.
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sarelizarm Premium
Good to know. I'll give it my best shot to stick to everything I learn from this site. Do you have any advice on where to start? (besides the training)... Currently, I've got a website up on Wix (that was for my coaching business), but I'd like to shift away from that and create a website for my niche market that is the #1 resource for all information about it. I'm thinking create new website domain(s) related to this market - do you think that's a good idea?

And I am sorry if this is not the place to ask! Still unsure how to use this site but I love how helpful everyone seems to be!
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EddySalomon Premium
Nope, my advice is still the same. Start with the training and my cheat sheet.

Unless your wix website is actually ranking well and driving traffic, then yes it makes sense to start a new site here at WA and apply the training.
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jeooms Premium
Great information! I am saving this for when I get up to speed and can use it. I am literally at the stage of just applying to affiliates. But I would love to be where you are now, and its great to know it can happen. Thanks so much!
Joanne
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EddySalomon Premium
I'm glad you enjoyed it Joanne. I'm sure you'll find this and my cheat sheet very useful as you get strated.
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Glen B Premium
Eddy, You are an inspiration to us all. I too have had the same loss of income due to chasing shiny objects. It hurts but the fact that you don't give up is very courageous.

So many give up even before they find the success that we have.

Thanks for your post and the detail. I will use some of your suggestions to add to my streams of income.

- Glen B
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EddySalomon Premium
Well thanks for the kind words Glen. I agree we're all too quick to give up on our dreams.
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Glen B Premium
Any Time Eddy,

The one thing I can say even though at times it was pretty bleek..I never gave up..

- Glen B
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EddySalomon Premium
Well that's good to hear Glen.
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Norman3J Premium
Hi Eddy,

Thanks a lot for sharing. I've been going through a fairly steep learning curve having started with zero experience in ANY kind of marketing. Back in November when I purchased my first domain, I would have missed more than 80% of what you were writing about and forget about the graph of your downfall and revival. It would have been beyond me. But today, your post has come at just the right time. It's not just inspirational but educational, and I'm moving on to the next steps...

Continued success in your ventures, Eddy. The world is going to need more people like you who can show others the way.

THANK YOU and all the best,

Norman
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EddySalomon Premium
You're welcome Norman. We all started at 0 at one point. But as you can see. With time and patience you can achieve anything.
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lmwhite Premium
Thanks for sharing your story. I have been resisting putting ads on my websites, but I will rethink this after reading your post.

Even more valuable are the personal insights you shared about the internal shift that you needed to make in order to become successful. I have had to do that myself. I didn’t have the greatest attitude when I started here a couple of years ago... but once I saw WA for the great company and community it is, the money started to follow. The internal shift was key for me, too.

I wish you continued success with your business and thank you again for sharing your story.

—Laura
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EddySalomon Premium
Thanks Laura. I know many affiliates that don't want ads on their site because of their own perceptions and those of others. But at the end of the day, if you're providing value to your audience you have the right to monetize your site in all ways. The people that really appreciate your content will still love it. We're all use to dealing with ads on tv and every where. Its a good trade off than charging people. And it's profitable. So I definitely encourage you to try it.

Attitude is very important as you mentioned. When I shifted mine, it was a big bllessing.
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shutterfoto Premium
Hey Eddy, very inspiring to read!
You did really well recovering and it is kind of comforting to read that even the succesful people like yourself have given up at one point.
It helps me to recover as well. And the community here helps as well.

It also confirms my plan for the future is a good idea.
Once 1 website is doing really well, I want to duplicate the same system to a second one and a third one, to make sure there are other streams of income when the first one for some reason drops.
Or use the money to invest in other passive income streams such as real estate.
Thank you for the inspiration. I am sure interested to read more income reports like this, it keeps me motivated.
All the best,
Wendy
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EddySalomon Premium
Yes Wendy, all successful people have failed at one point and wanted to give or did for a short time. But what makes people successful is they keep pushing forward while others just totally give up.

It's always good to have multiple income streams. Just make sure you don't spread yourself thin. If you have multiple sites that means you need to be consistently writing for all 3. But if you first site is successful you can take some of that money to invest in outsourcing writing for your other sites. Work smarter not harder. That's what I've done with my main and other sites and its paid off.
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Nrichards Premium
That is really good news and so amazing. It shows that anyone can live their dreams as long as they follow the training here along with hard work and patient. What you have posted has inspired me and I am sure every member here at WA community feels the same way. Keep up the good work and also keep those testimonies coming. All the best of continued success and have a good day.
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EddySalomon Premium
Thanks Norman!
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N33 Premium
What an evolution, Eddy, I am so happy for you and your family. I always say we are growing on many levels here: And congratulations on the strategies and the money, it is also important.
Enjoy the day,
N with a smile
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EddySalomon Premium
Thanks Anne!
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N33 Premium
You are welcome, Eddy, my friend, and mentor.
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Kewl Web Premium
Thanks, Eddy. I appreciate you sharing your experiences with us.

I am broke, maybe at a low point in my life (again :) ) but I have come to the same realization as you about family and friends.

I am working on my business but I try to be a better family man and place that first.

Patience really is a virtue with this online business thing. I started in 2009 and I am still chasing the dream.

I don't look for new shiny objects anymore I am just sticking with WA for better or worse but it's tough for someone who has been trying for so long to remain motivated.

Folks like you, Grace and Jerry really keep me going when I see and read your posts.

I am happy you are in a good place again.

Thanks so much!

Best,

Devan
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EddySalomon Premium
Hey Devan,

You're welcome. Where you are isn't where you'll end up. But it's good you're appreciating the journey and making changes as I did. It will just make you that much better for when you're successful in your business. And if you apply what I wrote in my cheat sheet and here in this article, you'll be on your way.
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Kewl Web Premium
Thanks, Eddy. Appreciate it. I will definitely try!
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DBlanchard Premium
Eddy!

This is a very touching post!

It is a success story, from all angles that I could see! Even in your failure, you succeeded to grasp on what's important in life, and by doing so, everything fell back into place!

One thing that did stand out for me was the fact that we all tend to try and chase those shiny objects, and I am as guilty as anyone else! :)

However, I decided just a few days ago to stop and try too many things at the same time and concentrate ALL my efforts here at WA, where everything fell into place for me after years of failure!

I take your post as a sign that I made the right decision and I will continue my path right here because I am happy where I am also!

My ultimate goal is to do this full time and fire my 9-5 boss. But I will need a solid foundation to do that. Right now the footing is poured and it's starting to dry, so I keep on pushing forward and persist!

Thank you for your testimony and for sharing your personal information. It gives me a real boost every time I read one of those success stories!

Denis (with one "n") ;)
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EddySalomon Premium
You're welcome Denis. You can totally achieve firing your 9-5 boss. I did it at one time and it was the best feeling in the world. Just make sure you save 3-6 months of your salary before you do it. And you want to ensure that your blog income has been consistent for a year or more before making the jump. But it can be done.

Avoiding chasing shiny new objects will set you free and keep you focused. So you're doing the right thing.
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DBlanchard Premium
Thanks again for the advice. I know it's not going to happen overnight, especially since I started a new in January with SWAG. But yes FOCUS!!! It's what I must put all my efforts in and I will fire my boss!!! :)
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EddySalomon Premium
It will happen Denis. It's a long journey but it can happen. Anytime you start to dout, read this post.
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SeanGreentre Premium
Hey Eddie,
To echo what many have said here, this is fantastic and aspirational. I'd never considered the balance of CPA ads and sales based ads/links. It's certainly something I'll be looking at going forwards. I see there is a prerequisite of 25k sessions per month - which you easily meet by the looks of it. However, I'm way off that - more like 500 - 1000 a month on most of my sites. But I also recognise my blogging activity has been lacking recently, and this is the linchpin of getting any traffic.

But my question is, are there any good CPA networks out there for us people with lower traffic?

Thanks... and well done mate.

Best,

Sean
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EddySalomon Premium
You're welcome Sean. It's still Eddy with a y though.
Most CPA networks will accept you if you have an existing blog with some traffic. So it shouldn't be hard. Just try to start applying to any you find in Google and see what happens. If one rejects you, move on to the next one. There are plenty out there to work with. You may want to try Maxbounty.
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NatNiches Premium
That's awesome Eddy - thanks for that, it helped. I'm the same as you when it comes to not getting that great at getting sales based offers. I mean, you look like you're doing great to me -- but I relate to what you're saying. I'm branching into CPA marketing as well and am trying to boost my income that way. I also just applied to mediavine at the end of last week....... I haven't heard back yet though!! It would make a big difference to my income.
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SeanGreentre Premium
Hi there.
Let us know how the Mediavine app goes. I've just looked as I want to venture into CPA ads. However, there seems to be a prerequisite of 25k sessions per month. I'm way off that yet.
Cheers,
Sean
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EddySalomon Premium
Thanks Natalie. Yeah, it uses to frustrate me because I saw other affiliates who dominated sales based affiliate marketing. But I was never really good at it. But fortunately there are other ways to monetize your blog and I thrive at them. So that's why it was important for me to share this with folks like you. Because you can combine various ways and earn a great living. Mediavine can take a while and it all depends on your traffic. But trust me they're worth the wait if you get in.
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NatNiches Premium
Sorry, I just saw this!!! I just set up my Ads yesterday with Mediavine so, I will let you know how it goes. It's exciting to earn completely passive income from Ads though.... and it only grows as your traffic grows! Regarding traffic, it can happen very suddenly, when you least expect it. lol :) Good luck!
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NatNiches Premium
Sorry Eddy - I only just saw this!!! Just got on to Mediavine and set up :). It has felt like a real marathon to get this far and I still have a lot more I need, to get the income I'd like! But I'm getting there gradually. It's people like you that have inspired me along the way. Nat :)
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EddySalomon Premium
Congrats on getting MediaVine set up. I recently applied for my second blog. Patiently waiting to get approved. MV are great partners and you'll learn a lot from them. They really try to help you earn more while improving your SEO, site speed, etc. I wish WA would partner with them because both companies are really all about helping their users and not just about making money.
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NatNiches Premium
That's great - I hope it's approved soon. I have the same idea in mind, getting another blog approved. But I will have to get the traffic up first. I've had a really good experience with them so far, just with setting up and everything. Yeh you're right about WA, they are both similar in that way. It looks like a lot of WA blogs are going with Mediavine now too :D
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EddySalomon Premium
Me too. Agreed. My eventual plan is to re-invest some of the money I make with my blogs to purchase other blogs that aren't fully monetized. This way I can replicate what I did above on other blogs. Eventually I'll have a network of blogs. Maybe then I can get to making millions. lol

And I've noticed a lot more WA blogs adding Mediavine to the mix. It's a good move because I'm sure many folks were just monetizing their blogs with sales based offers. So I'm happy to see folks are taking full advantage of the various ways to earn from your blogs.
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NatNiches Premium
You can create your own blogging empire there lol, sounds like a good idea to me :).

I agree, it's important we try and diversify our income and not just rely on one source! :)
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EddySalomon Premium
Indeed. That is the plan. lol
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Andrew888 Premium
Many thanks for sharing the story of your downfall. You are so right when you say that it's not all about the money. Life has so much more to offer us all. Very inspiring stuff.
Thank you also for the info on different ways to make money.
Kind regards
Andrew
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EddySalomon Premium
You're welcome Andrew.
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JackieSmith Premium
Great inspiring post Eddy!

I love to hear about the failures which propel one to success.

It's great to know that Kyle and Carson are there for us when we feel discouraged and want to give up - this is such a great community to be part of.

Wishing you continued success with your online businesses.
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EddySalomon Premium
Hey Jackie, me too. Everyone just wants to talk about how much money they've made. But they don't talk enough about the failures to get there. So I felt compelled to share this. It was always my plan when I saw my traffic drop and started to come back. I said I'm going to write a post to show people what can happen and how to get back. So I'm glad you and so many people appreciate the post.
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Oneiros Premium
Excellent article Eddy with a "y" and and not an "i" (Sorry, I couldn't resist haha).

This is very inspiring and something that resonates with me. I'm new to affiliate marketing but not to ecommerce. My background is in drop shipping but like you I also fell into a slump after making a pretty significant income only to have it fizzle out suddenly, almost without warning. Dark times indeed.

I'm struggling quite a bit in this space and I was slowly losing hope but I chanced upon this post and I'd like to thank you for sharing your story. You reminded me that I've been through this before and the only thing holding me back is.. well.. me. Time to saddle back up and keep following the sunset I've been chasing all these years ;)

I've been reading through your other posts and I can see why you are earning five figures. You are a talented writer and more importantly, you provide very valuable insight into the type of content people respond to.

You earned yourself a new follower. Now if you'll excuse me, I have 49 more posts to read haha ;)

Sincerely,

-Kyle
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EddySalomon Premium
Hey Kyle,

I appreciate the kind words man. And I'm happy this post came in at the right time for you. You've been through this road before. Now it's time to come out on the other side better. So hopefully I've given you some things you can apply and work towards that now.
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wanjigin Premium
Thanks EddySalomon for sharing your story. It is wonderful to learn from you and to know that even as we work towards success to remember to have a work-life balance while remaining humble at the same time. Success without family and friends is not worth it. I think we work so that we can make a difference in our families and in the circles of our friends. You have said it well and I wish you all the best. I will try to apply some of the secrets you have shown us. Thanks again for sharing.
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EddySalomon Premium
Agreed Alex. My whole focus was to provide for my family and I was doing that. But I was lacking in other areas. So it was a good forced reminder.
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ThomasTay Premium
wow...this is inspiring post for me. Many of us are afraid of failure and do not like to share our failures with others. You have provided us how you went through the failure and come back as a winner.

Whenever we face a failure, we start doubting ourselves and it can really make us depressed and lose our self-confidence. If we are not careful, we may end up closed up ourselves and isolate from the world, even family members and friends.

The courage to face failures and do something to win it back, is the spirit we need to have in our life.

A big hooray to you, Eddy. You are a winner, always!
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EddySalomon Premium
I totally agree Thomas. I went through that and fortunately I had real family and friends to pull me out of my negative thoughts and attitude.
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somg Premium
Thank you so much for sharing your experience. I have spent the last couple of months in the place you describe above waiting for inspiration and drive to return. Thinking "what are my next steps for this site?" I am not a big earner such as yourself, but have tons of passion and drive for my journey. I created my site in November to create an additional income stream. I have had a severe contraction in the horse industry and success in personal training income so I have focused on this niche as a goal. The site became a catharsis during this life transition. Now I have 2 articles in a #1 seo position, 1 article at position 5 and another at 28, but have not monetized things well. I have gone back and changed my template and am working hard to understand how to better sell and present a good customer experience on my site. Your post is right on time as a reminder to keep striving and answers on how to proceed will come.
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EddySalomon Premium
You're welcome Stacy. I'm happy to hear that you're getting on the right path and having some success. Hopefully what you've learned here will propel you further.
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AlenkaV Premium
Thank you for this brilliant post! I might have to go now and read it again.
Thanks for sharing info regarding different ways to monetize our sites. I'm ashamed to say, but I had no idea about CTA networks, etc... hm... (this makes me think, there is a loooong way ahead! lol)

Delighted to read about your earning success too.

Best wishes,
Alenka
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EddySalomon Premium
You're welcome Alenka. Don't be ashamed, alot of affiliates just focus on sales based affiliate programs because they don't know the same networks they work with offer CPA offers as well. Now you know and can run with it.
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HazelH Premium
Wow - that is an inspiring post.

The information on CPA is really interesting-I have heard a little about them but I didn't realise that there were enough programs around to make a real income from them.

Do you need to have a reasonable amount of traffic before promoting CPA offers (except WA)?

Best Wishes
Hazel
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EddySalomon Premium
I'm glad you enjoyed it. CPA offers can be started right away unlike display ads. Obviously the more traffic you have the more money you make with any of these monetization options.
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Zarina Premium
Eddy, congrats on joining the 10K+ club once again!

I appreciate you sharing both successes and failures. The way I see it is that some people tend to see successful affiliates and forget the fact that they are normal people who've had the same struggles as those who are just starting out.
And it was their persistence, intention, hard work and patience is what made them (you) successful.

P.S. You should've published this post today and it'd be triple 5's for you lol
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EddySalomon Premium
Thanks Zarina. I agree with you. Every successful person has a story. But too often folks aren't telling the whole story and sharing the good and bad.
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MichalB Premium
Eddy, very nice article.
I did enjoy reading it.

Regarding the part of being happy even you were “broke”
- Does it mean that I (or all of us) must learn how to be happy even I am not at my goal yet, right?;
Or in another words, We must learn how to be happy during the process towards our goal.

Otherwise, we won’t be happy once we reach the goal and we will still be searching for something “wrong”

Thanks Eddy
Mike :)
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EddySalomon Premium
Yes, Mike. I was so fixated on when I get back to where I was. I wasn't happy in the present. It was like I'll be happy when I start making money again. Once I was started to just be happy that I was already blessed with many other things in my life, things got better. So you don't want to be fixated on where you want to end up. Enjoy the process and what you do have already.
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MichalB Premium
Great.
thanks for the confirmation Eddy :)

Have a great one
Mike
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EddySalomon Premium
You're welcome Mike.
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marycmiller Premium
Thanks for the post, I like that you shared all the ways you make your money, there are some programs I didn't even know about. I also like that you share the moments when you seen is all go away and that you found that your richest part of your life was you family. I think we all need to be reminded of this from time to time and not to take the family for granted.
Mary
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EddySalomon Premium
You're welcome Mary. I'm happy you enjoyed me breaking down the good and bad.
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lottie17 Premium
Thank you so much for sharing. As someone who is new to Affiliate marketing in general, this is very informative and inspiring. I will likely have questions for you along the way, especially in regards to CPA and good use of display ads as I want to be a reputable resource and help people who may or may not be ready to make a big (or even little) purchase. Can you recommend any resources for those?

Thank you and congratulations on your excellent success (and powerful insights!).
Christina
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EddySalomon Premium
You're welcome Christina. You can do a google search for CPA networks and you'll find tons of them. Maxbounty is one that comes to mind. There are also many ad networks. But I already mentioned Mediavine as the best one of late for me. Good luck.
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DanHoek Premium
Wow, thanks for this post. We all want that instant money, but in reality we have to work hard for our money. I have to remind myself that this will pay off in the long run. I just have to keep working and providing useful content.
Articles like yours helps me stay focused. Thank you for sharing!

Dan
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EddySalomon Premium
You're welcome Dan. I hear ya. Like everyone else I assumed because this whole thing is web based, it would be fast money. And I feel for a lot of booby traps that promised that BS. But after getting burned a few times, you quickly learn that's not the case.

It all takes time, patience, hard work and consistency. And along the way you may fail but you just dust yourself off and try again. At least you're never alone during the process because of the WA community.
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DanHoek Premium
The WA community is amazing! I am very thankful for finding WA, I never could have accomplished what I have so far without everyone.
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EddySalomon Premium
I agree Daniel!
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ericcantu Premium
Really eye opening post, Eddy. I'm gonna come back to this for sure and probably read it a few times. I love the way you described not wanting to leave money on the table. You're very efficiently doing everything you can to get paid on every action happening on your real estate and I like that. I'm right there with you on the ads. I've always resisted. But you make great points that I've been thinking about myself. I'm definitely going to look into the CPA revenue as well. Great post, brother!
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EddySalomon Premium
Hey Eric. I'm looking forward to seeing you in Vegas and discussing this more. I'm glad this opened your eyes as well. I know a lot of affiliates who won't consider some of these monetization strategies because of their own personal preferences or things they hear. And I feel like it's like shooting yourself in the foot.

We all work very hard to create great content for our users. And it drives me crazy to know that we aren't compensated everytime a user visits our site because we don't use all of our monetization options. So that's why I wanted to share this break down. Because I felt it would give fellow affiliates a different perspective.

We shouldn't feel guilty about trying to maximize as much income as you can make from your digital real estate when you're providing value. Because the reality is most users that visit your blogs won't turn into sales. But they can turn into a lead and definitely an impression for ads. So why not leverage all your assets.

I hope to hear how other affiliates apply this and report back what happens for them.
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ericcantu Premium
Agreed!
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DonnaM2 Premium
Eddy you are a rare gem. Too often than not people want to share their successes and not their failures. It's not an easy thing to do. By sharing this story I hope others, like myself, realise that it's alright to fail as long as we learn and grow from it. Thank you for your honesty.
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EddySalomon Premium
Thanks Donna. I agree with ya. It's important for people to understand many of the success stories you hear come from many failures. Its okay to fail. It's not okay to give up though. You just adjust and find something that does work for you. I'm going to share other stories in the future. Clearly its very helpful for people to hear the struggle.
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HeidiY Premium
You know I love your blogs and have learnt so much from you and this one is no exception. Thank you for your candour and sharing the good with the bad.

I really need to look into advertising on site and also the CPA offers. My site is only young and I have no traffic at this stage so I'm guessing it's too early for either of those yet.

I was planning on waiting till I had traffic to approach Mediavine rather than going with Adsense because like you I really dislike those annoying pop-up ads that look spammy ... but obviously I don't want to leave money on the table and this thing does need to eventually pay it's way lol. I read Mediavine looks less spammy that's why I was going to go with them. Your thoughts on either?

I am also guessing education in both these areas comes along in the Bootcamp training at some point so once again I will be patient.

That was one heavy duty slap by Google, I felt sick just looking at your stats let alone living through it.

Thanks again, your a champ, and one day I hope to be as successful.
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EddySalomon Premium
Hey Heidi,

Thanks so much. I'm really happy you like my blogs. I don't write often here unless I feel I can provide some real value.

CPA offers you can start right away. Display ads should be something you look into later when you have significant traffic. Mediavine won't even consider you until you have a certain amount of traffic. So you have time to build up to an add display network like that.

I like them because they work directly with Google on the best ad practices. So they won't use ad types that Google finds intrusive. I've been using them since Jan and I haven't had many complaints at all about the ads because of the way they implement them. And the good thing is they'll even set them up for you. So they're definitely someone to consider in the future.

But for now focus on CPA and sales based offers. There isn't much training needed. The same way you add sales based affiliate links is how you would apply CPA offers.

In terms of feeling sick about my stats, imagine how I felt. I thought my whole world was over. But it all worked out.
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gpreda Premium
Amazing achievements Eddy!

By the way, if you would have posted this tomorrow, it would have been the 5th, just to keep that serial 5 and iterations thereof going.

Congrats once again and many sincere thanks for all the info you shared with with.

May God continue to bestow his grace and abundance upon you and your family.

Blessings!
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EddySalomon Premium
Dang it, I should have held off. lol Thanks.
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ClaudiaHB Premium
After reading this post, I am taking a deep breath, and wanted to say thank you. I made so many mistakes over the first few years here - setting too broad niches, and sticking with them for the longest time, and not staying focused on content are the main ones.

But, reading this made me think that I restarted on the right path. I have a more detailed niche approach and started working with one of the CPA companies you just talked about. (I signed up last week, so no results yet, but at least now I feel like I am taking the right action).

Thanks for the inspiration and the kick in the you know where.

Blessings

Claudia
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EddySalomon Premium
Awww, you're very welcome Claudia. That is the type of reaction I was hoping for some of you guys. Here's to your success!
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TinaE88 Premium
Hi Eddy
Thank you so much of this honest post. You have a wonderful skill of outlining key points and show different angles.
I definitely have some aha-moments as first, especially with maybe still trying to put ads on my site and keep going and try different ways.
Thanks again and i hope your success will become greater,
kind regards,
Tina
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EddySalomon Premium
Hey Tina,
You're very welcome.
I'm happy you did have some ah ha moments.
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BelindaThoma Premium
Thank you eddy for the reality check , I know I needed it and for now on I will always back track on this advice to keep in check and as for the different subjects we could get involved with instead of one that is advice that I will for sure use, Eddy your a good person and I am beginning to appreciate WA community and its training more and more.
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EddySalomon Premium
You're welcome Belinda. I knew someone would need to hear this and it would resonate with them. And it sounds like you were that person. So I'm happy I wrote this. WA is a wonderful place because of the leadership of Kyle and Carson and other members that want to help each other. So I'm happy you're starting to see that.
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neilc Premium
Cool beans!

Thanks for the inspiration! I've gone off track heaps of times which is why I failed at blogging over the last few years. Sometimes all it takes is one bad decision for things to go pear shaped.

This is why it's important to get back on the horse and stay on track with what we learn inside WA.

As for CPA, I'll have to give that a try when blog takes off. Looks profitable :)
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EddySalomon Premium
It's okay, Neil. I think we've all been there. It's just about dusting yourself up and going at it again.

CPA is something you can implement right away on your blog. Display ads is something you should wait to apply when you have more traffic.
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SteveHawley Premium
Hi Eddy - what a fantastic post thank you
- it's stories like yours that make me realise that being with WA is the right think for me and all others I'm sure
- being fairly new at this I appreciate the tip re CPA it sounds like a great way to increase revenues - I will be using it
Steve
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EddySalomon Premium
You're very welcome Steve. I'm happy some of those tips really had you thinking. CPA offers are often missed by new and even experienced affiliates. Everyone just focuses on sales based offers not realizing there are many ways to earn with your blog.
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LCEndahl Premium
AMAZING! This is truly inspiring to me. Actually said "Get out of here", as I read your figures out loud. Then immediately went to your profile to see how long you've been with WA. I was most def going to follow you, but I already am.

Congrats to you!!

I'm hoping you'll be doing some of your own training in the future.

Here's to your many successes,
Laura
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EddySalomon Premium
LOL, well I'm happy you had that reaction. I have to think about doing training. I'm more of wait until I have something really good to share WA blogger than trainer. lol
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nathaniell Premium
That Google smack looks brutal. I'm honestly very surprised you came back from it because I know many people that were not able to. Glad you did though! You have much stronger will than I would have had.

Looks like you're well on your way to the six-figure per month earning LOL. We'll get there some day.
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EddySalomon Premium
Dude, when I saw that drop, I was like game over man. And for a year I just stopped everything. If Kyle and Carson hadn't reached out and told me it was salvageable, I would have reacted the same way.

I actually hired the people that built my links in the first place to disavow them and submit the request to Google. Google then removed the manual penalty. And I went back to work on writing reviews. But if Kyle and Carson didn't reach out, my affiliate marketing career was a wrap.

I would love to have a 6 figure month for many months to come. I guess I have to keep grinding. lol Thanks for chiming in and putting me on to MediaVine. It's been a game changer.
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nathaniell Premium
Keep working on that RPM. They just put a thing in the FB group about changing font size to 18px and line height to 1.6 to increase readability and then RPM. I'm testing it now, and will let you know how it goes.
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EddySalomon Premium
I was already all over it when I read it on their private facebook group. I've done that and added featured videos like they suggested. All of that seems to help a bit. Now I'm debating getting rid of AMP. I have to say they have great recommendations that led to more income.
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JohnGreg08 Premium
dang man. This earnings report is not just showing off what you have accomplished, but full of value to every ready.

It shows how much you care for your reader and you wanted them to succeed as well by revealing your formula to them. Just reading this single blog wants me to subscribe to your teachings :)

What did you do that make Google punished you? I'm curious. I don't want to do it.
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EddySalomon Premium
Thanks John. I read a lot of earnings reports and they're inspiring. But I always feel they could provide more insight to help fellow people mimic their success. So I wanted this one to be more useful. I'm glad you appreciate and recognize that.

I got in trouble for buying backlinks. If you're following the WA training you'll never do this or have to worry about it. I did it because I read it was working from other sources outside of WA. I assumed WA didn't know any better and that's why they weren't teaching it. But they did and knew it was a bad idea.

So the lesson here is follow what WA teaches and you'll be fine.
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doug48 Premium
Good morning Eddy. Your niche is making money at home..When you say the banners write content, does that mean you write it?Are the banners all about making money at home, and with Wealthy Affiliate, or other niches? Thanks for the post Eddy, it gives other people inspiration, you've inspired me.
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EddySalomon Premium
You're welcome Douglas.
I have nothing to do with the banners. The display ad networks takes care of all that. The advertisers create their own banners and the display network automatically places them on sites like mine.

The advertisers vary. Some are make money related but many are just big brands you know like car makers, verzion fios, and other types of business. So no they're not isolated to my niche. That was how it use to be done with sites like adsense. But many big brands want have their brands exposed on various types of sites. Because the more you see a brand all over the place, the more likely you are to trust them and eventually buy even if its not from the banner you just saw.

But display ads aren't something to worry about until you have a site that is actually getting some decent traffic. For brand new sites it's pointless because you won't make much.
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doug48 Premium
Hi Eddy.Yourr aboslutely right. Ive been more worried about how my website looks, rather than writing rich content that wil get people interested. I was told, once you get some content on the website, it will automatically take shape, then you can put some images around the content. Thanks again for your help.
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EddySalomon Premium
Yeah a lot of people get distracted with everything but writing content. And that's usually why they don't see any results. The content is your gas and your website is the car. Without your content your site will go no where. So hopefully now you'll refocus your energy.
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Jadatherapy Premium
Thank you so much for sharing and caring enough to give us some real talk. I really appreciate that.
You have given me so much food for thought, it was like a training course. I got my note book out and everything. lol

Thank you I now have something else to put in my business tool box.

Wishing you much success in getting into the higher 5 figures, it is easier the second and third time round.
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EddySalomon Premium
That's great to hear Jennifer. That was my goal. I wanted to people to say oh snap, I didn't think of that. Let me go try that. So I guess the mission was accomplished. lol
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Jadatherapy Premium
Defo and thank you
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jennyjewel Premium
Hi Eddy, just read a few of your blogs and I found them extremely helpful. I am struggling with my business at the moment, and I have a multitude of questions. Would it be OK to PM you to discuss? I understand if you are unable to do this, thank you
Jenny
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EddySalomon Premium
Thanks Jenny. Have you read my cheat sheet: If you have read it and applied it and still have questions then feel free to pm me.
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fleurallen Premium
Awesome Eddy (with a y) :) Congratulations I'm thrilled for you. Plus thank you for sharing some strategies and also your failure - wow huge! I can relate with an offline (not online) business. I felt like I had lost my MOJO. But like you, my personal life is the best and thriving and I'm ready to get my MOJO back but this time with an online business with global reach and not just one geographical location.
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EddySalomon Premium
Well it sounds like we had similar experiences Fleur. Reclaim what's yours.
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fleurallen Premium
Absolutely Eddy thanks for sharing it is spurring me on
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Josephprice Premium
Way to go, Eddy!!!!
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EddySalomon Premium
Thanks Joseph
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SAWalden Premium
Super inspiring Eddy! It truly warms my heart to hear stories like this!
Thank you for sharing your story and your success!

Susan
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EddySalomon Premium
You're welcome Susan. Yeah I like reading inspiring stories too. We all need them.
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StunningBell Premium
Ok I get it. Sorry didn't read that part. Oh I see. Hmmmmmm.
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MKHollo Premium
That is an amazing story. Thank you for sharing. My traffic is still fairly low so I am hesitant with ads but I will be looking into them again soon. Thanks! Also, I know awesome content is absolutely invaluable for traffic. Do you think that and SEO got you back in the game?

Kayla
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EddySalomon Premium
You're welcome. Yeah display ads aren't worth it if you have little traffic. So you can add them later. Some places won't even accept you unless you do have a certain number of traffic anyway. And yes it was just optimized content that got me back. No tricks.
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HuyNLe1989 Premium
This post is very inspiring Eddy, the one good thing about being at rock bottom is that the only way was to go up if you worked for it, and you did just that. Congrats!
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EddySalomon Premium
That is so true Huy. Well said.
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StunningBell Premium
Welcome back. Happy to read from you again, ''Captain America''. Wow, what a lesson. Just curious...Why did Google ''smack your website?'' Algorithms?

And the way you bounced back. That's the spirit of captain America. Congratulations Eddy.
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EddySalomon Premium
I'm actually more of black panther or Batman. Lol I was paying for backlinks. And google killed a lot of sites for that practice. So it was a manual penalty. But I disavowed the backlinks and started writing content again. The penalty was lifted. And writing new content started to bring me back.
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StunningBell Premium
LOL. Then you should have Batman's head on your T-Shirt instead LOL. Thank you very much for sharing such an important lesson. It's also good to know that this experience made you a better person.

This post is indeed jammed-packed with a lot of lessons and emotions.

It's really a wonderful thing that you are back. Congratulations once again.
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EddySalomon Premium
Indeed Laurine. Thanks again for the kind words. I felt it was important to talk more than the numbers. Folks needed to understand the backstory so if anyone is a bad place, maybe this will inspire them. I'm happy I went through what I went through. It made me a better person and smarter business man.
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Karin13 Premium
Wonderful! You give me inspiration!

Best wishes,
Karin :)
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EddySalomon Premium
I'm happy to hear it Karin.
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Paul1916 Premium
Wow, that's inspirational, Thanks for sharing your journey
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EddySalomon Premium
You're welcome Paul.
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Stella2 Premium
Wow! I so love the powerful and heartfelt honesty behind everything you write, Eddy!

Thanks so much for sharing your experiences and your important points about patience and following what is shown to work.

I wish you much success and happiness,
Stella :-)
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EddySalomon Premium
Aww thanks Stella. I appreciate the kind words.
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MixedGal Premium
That's really awesome. Congrats and thanks for sharing your success.
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EddySalomon Premium
You're welcome Jenn.
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