10: How to Earn $3000 a Month Blogging in Your Spare Time, with Robert Farrington

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robert farringtonRobert Farrington is more successful than 99% of all bloggers on the planet. He routinely earns between $3000 and $5000 a month from his blogs.

And the kicker?

Yeah, he still has a full-time job completely unrelated to this amazing side hustle!

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He shares his tips for blogging success as well has his plan to leave the corporate world behind in the next two years.

Update: I caught up with Robert in 2016 for a “where are they now” episode. Long story short, he’s still blogging as a side hustle, but now earning over $10k a month.

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In this episode, you’ll learn:

  • Why other bloggers in your niche are NOT your competition.
  • Why content-rich sites like blogs will outlast and out-earn thin niche sites.
  • The smart strategy that got his content tweeted out by the Shark Tank hosts
  • The importance of building a real brand around your blog.
  • The unique monetization strategy that blows Adsense out of the water.
  • One savvy way to identify sites that might be for sale.
  • The important action most bloggers overlook.

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What do you think? Is blogging a good side hustle?

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9 thoughts on “10: How to Earn $3000 a Month Blogging in Your Spare Time, with Robert Farrington”

  1. This is so helpful! I really enjoyed the podcast, and I absolutely admire both Robert and yourself for all you do! I’m hoping to follow with a side hustle of my blog Simple and Personal Finance, and eventually as a financial counselor/coach. Cheers!!

  2. Thanks for checking it out! I’m in the process of getting accredited to be a financial counselor, but I’m currently a fundraiser at an independent K-12 school in Santa Monica.

  3. Thanks so much for this podcast and your blog. I am in the beginning stages of creating a blog with the hope to monetize it so this information is truly helpful.

  4. As a fellow blogger (in the same niche in fact), I love hearing stories like this! I’m not earning 3,000 a month, but I’m off to a good start with my blog and this type of stuff just gives me more hope and motivation.

    I’d like to chat about this a little bit. Is there a way I can get in touch with you?

  5. Another great example of getting big benefits from “laying brick by brick” over a period of time.
    1,000+ articles in 7+ years!


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