March 9, 2007

Tech-Crunch:- Paid Blogging Gigs May Affect Your RSS Subscriber Count

Services like PayPerPost, ReviewMe and have opened up a new revenue stream for bloggers.

Advertisers are willing to pay bloggers who write about their website, products or services.

And the model has been immensely successful in the blogging circles. PayPerPost alone has an army of 15,500 bloggers who are open to writing sponsored posts on their blogs.

Today, Blogging Guru Darren Rowse has asked an interesting and a very relevant question on his blog - Do You Read Paid Review Posts?

The story is flooded with comments and a huge majority of readers have admitted that they don't read blog posts that have been paid for. Some of Darren's readers have completely dropped blogs from their RSS readers that accept sponsored reviews...


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