Many bloggers will be wondering how it's possible to monetise their blog. There are numerous ways of doing this, but a lot of them are complicated and difficult to install. That's where Skimlinks comes in.
What is Skimlinks?
Skimlinks is a UK company who have been operating since 2008. What they do is that they take your content and automatically provide relevant links to key words that you use. Any blogger who is passionate about money maker wants to do this in any way they can but without annoying any readers. That's why it is really important to use an advertiser that actually places relevant adverts on the posts or blog. By doing so, you'll have more likeliness of getting an income through ads.
Payment and thresholds
A great advantage of Skimlinks is that their payment threshold is incredibly low; only £7! They pay out through PayPal once clicks have been confirmed and paid by the advertiser. This can sometimes take up to two months however so remember to be patient!
When you log in, you can easily see your stats using their interface.
Overall Skimlinks seems to be well liked and popular amongst blogger. The sign-up process is quick and simple and only takes a few moments to install on your blog. It also doesn't interfere with your site at all and doesn't display large banner adverts, or adwords that may mislead my readers. That means you'll never see an advert for a dodgy looking site or a money scam etc. It's all very user-friendly!
What do you think of this concept? Have you/do you use them currently? Any positive or negative feedback for them? Let us know in the comments below!