Tuesday, June 26, 2007

Can Bloggers Make Money?

Wall Street Journal

April 19, 2006

Blogs have a lot of buzz, but there's still considerable debate about whether that can translate into profits.

While many blogs remain little more than amateur diaries, several bloggers have tried to parlay their online ramblings into branded businesses. One, Jason Calacanis, co-founded Weblogs Inc., a network of blogging sites that was acquired last year by AOL. Mr. Calacanis has been an outspoken proponent of blogs as business vehicles, arguing that quality content can drive enough traffic to attract advertisers.


  1. I guess some folks make money with their blog and I've been told some make very good money.

  2. My nephew has an informative site on BMX bikes, it's a dot com though. Sometimes he gets 10,000 hits per day.