Blogging Big Boys

Posted by Jay-R | 7:01 PM

       How much would someone earn through blogging? I was aking myself and many of my friends who are into blogging also. They would say that they are earning a little because they are still strating to build there brand in blogging. So what is really the potential for this kind of business or would you consider as a work.

     So I tried to find out some facts on how much would someone really earn through blogging and I found out some of the eye-popping and encouraging information. I had never imagine that there is really huge potential for someone to earn a living through blogging. I just want to share to you my fellow bloggers who are the big boys in blogging and how much they are earnings.

Here is the list:

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Rank Website Owner Monthly Earnings Main Income
1 Techcrunch Michael Arrington $200,000 Advertising Banners
2 Mashable$180,000Advertising Banners
3Timothy SykesTimothy Sykes$150,000Affiliate Sales
4Perez HiltonMario Lavandeira$140,000Advertising Banners
5GothamistJake Dobkin$80,000Pay Per Click
6Venture BeatMatt Marshall$62,000Pay Per Click
7Slash GearEwdison Then$60,000Pay Per Click
8Life HackerNick Denton$60,000Advertising Banners
9Smashing MagazineVitaly Friedman<$58,500Advertising Banners
10Tuts PlusCollis Taeed$55,000Advertising Banners
11DooceHeather B. Armstrong$50,000Pay Per Click
12Steve PavlinaSteve Pavlina$45,000Pay Per Click
13TPMJosh Marshall$45,000Pay Per Click
14Car AdviceAlborz Fallah$42,000Advertising Banners
15ProbloggerDarren Rowse$40,000Advertising Banners
16JohnChowJohn Chow$35,000Affiliate Sales
17KotakuNick Denton$32,000Advertising Banners
18ShoemoneyJeremy Schoemaker$30,000Private Advertising
19Coolest GadgetsAllan Carlton$30,000Advertising Banners
20JoystiqAOL$18,000CPM Advertising
21PC MechDavid Risley$16,000Affiliate Sales
22Freelance SwitchCollis Ta’eed$13,000Membership Area
23AbduzeedoFabio Sasso$11,000Advertising Banners
24SizlopediaSaad Hamid$9,000Pay Per Click
25Retire at 21Michael Dunlop$5,000Affiliate Sales
26NoupeNoupe$4,930Advertising Banners
27Uber AffiliatePaul Bourque$4,500Second Tier Affiliates
28Click For NickNick Skeba$3,900Pay Per Click
29Tyler CruzTyler Cruz$3,200Advertising Banners
30Just Creative DesignJacob Cass$3,000Services

        Isn't it encouraging? There are many other fields and keywords in blogging that is still available and has great potential so even if we are still a small fish in a big ocean we must keep in mind that thos listed above started like is. SOI keep on bloggin,learning and enjoy what you do aside from enjoying the revenue it brings.