How to Launch and Monetize a Blog Using WordPress
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How to Launch and Monetize a Blog Using WordPress

The Only Course You Will Need To Learn How To Blog: Full Guide Which Shows How I Stop Teaching To Blog
4.1 (42 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
6,702 students enrolled
Created by Mitch Stevens
Last updated 7/2015
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Current price: $13.99 Original price: $19.99 Discount: 30% off
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This course includes
  • 5 hours on-demand video
  • 15 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Learn to monetize blog or website
  • Understand how affiliates operate
  • Build a blog which earns revenue monthly
  • Learn different strategies for earning revenue on blog
  • Learn to make money publishing content
  • Learn to use Wordpress for blogging
  • Learn the best Google Adsense strategies for Blogging
  • Students will need an internet connection
  • Students will need a computer either Windows or Mac
  • Students will need money to buy domain hosting

How I Earn $4K Monthly Blogging


Updated Jan. 2017

The One Course That Teaches it All, From how to install Wordpress to Earning Money Online Blogging.

Below is an overview of the many different objectives students will be learning throughout the duration of this course, How To Earn Money Blogging $4K Monthly & Up Using Wordpress.

Students Will Learn:

  • Learn To Setup Wordpress On New Domain URL
  • Understand How To Optimize Blog For SEO Purposes
  • Learn the True Definition of Wordpress Blog
  • Learn To Use Yoast Plugin For Best SEO Purposes
  • Learn Several Different Techniques For Receiving FREE Traffic
  • Learn To Use Genesis FrameWork
  • Learn the Difference Between Wordpress Pages & Post
  • Learn to Setup Google Webmaster Account
  • Understand Wordpress Dashboard and How to Install Wordpress Plugins
  • Proper techniques for setting up a blog correctly to receive most traffic
  • Learn how to Submit site to Different Search Engines
  • Create a Sitemap and Submit It to the different Search Engine Directories
  • Learn Several Different strategies for monetizing A Blog
  • How To build a Responsive And Mobile site Simultaneously
  • How To Add a Forum To Wordpress Site
  • How To Build an Image Gallery
  • How To Create a Site Menu or NavBar
  • How To Add Google Map To Site
  • How To Choose Proper Permalink Structure and Proper Setup
  • How To Optimize Site Titles and Meta Descriptions
  • How To Use Affiliates to monetize Blog such as Amazon Associates Program
  • Learn To Setup Google Adsense and Adsense Alternatives

Course Info Below:

Blogging for money requires knowledge and a well thought out plan. It's not as simple as buying a domain name and throwing up a blog to start earning loads of money. This is the reason so many people give up when the money don't start rolling in every day.

Students get Our Full Disclosure Teaching Method for Blogging Secret Success in this course.

In this course we demonstrate techniques we have used and still currently use to grow our blog traffic to well over 3 Million page views of FREE Google Traffic over the past year without any promotions or buying any type of ads whatsoever.

We keep this course fresh and up to date by adding New Content Monthly

What Students Will Learn:

Section 1. Setting Up a Blog

Students will:

  • Learn the official definition of a Blog
  • Intro to Genesis Framework
  • How To Setup Wordpress on New Domain URL
  • Learn how to setup blog using Genesis Framework
  • How To Install Wordpress Inside CPanel
  • Section 2. Choosing Host Provider
  • Students will:
  • Learn Best Hosting Providers for Wordpress Sites
  • Different methods for getting FREE Traffic

Section 3. Different Ways to Monetize Blogs

  • Students Will:
  • Learn Top Methods To earn Revenue on Blog
  • Monetizing Tips for receiving FREE Traffic
  • Different advertising Methods to Use
  • Learn to use Google Webmaster Tools

Section 4. How To SEO Optimize Blog

  • Students will:
  • Learn How To Yoast Plugin and Best Settings
  • How To Optimize Post Titles, Tags, and Meta data for SEO
  • Learn Difference Between Post and Pages in Wordpress
  • Learn how to use Google Adwords
  • Learn to setup Google Adsense account

Section 5: Bonus: Affiliate Programs Part 1

  • Students will:
  • Learn best affiliates for new blogs or beginners
  • Learn how to use Amazon Associates for increasing blog revenue
  • Google Adsense Alternatives

Section 6 Bonus: Affiliate Programs Part 2

Students will:

  • Learn how to use Affiliate programs for earning most revenue
  • Top Five Ways to Monetize Blogs

Section 7 Video Revenue

  • Students will:
  • Additional iPhonecaptain Revenue Proof
  • Understand how adding Youtube video in a post can be very profitable
  • Understand Importance of keeping a schedule
  • Learn how doing Giveaways can improve traffic and Social media followers


  • Course Wrap Up
  • Quiz testing for understanding

This course currently has a Five Star Rating with over 50 reviews. Below is what two of the students think about our course, Blogging Secrets Course.


Testimonials Below:

Reviews left by students who have completed course and become successful Blogging:

Mitch's Course does an awesome job and delivers what is promised. I have already made $20 my first week

Making money online has always been a dream of mine. I have spent hundreds of dollars on courses and information which promised to show how to make money. Those were all gimmicks. However, Mitch's Course does an awesome job and delivers what it is promised. I have already made $20 my first week. That's more than I have ever made before so I feel I owe it all to this course and instructor

Best blogging strategy

This course gave me the motivation I need to finally start my blog! In addition, I now know what to blog about, how I can get more blog traffic, and how to use my blog to market my business. I highly recommend this course for anyone thinking about starting a blog, or who has just started a blog but wants to grow it.


In this Course I will teach you How to Earn Money Blogging. I will show you step by step methods for getting your traffic Free which will provide revenue constantly. You can quickly begin earning money. The more effort and work you put in the more revenue you will earn. Stop procrastinating and enroll today so you too can start earning extra money from home. This new income can easily be transformed into your sole provider.

It's truly amazing way to earn money without having a boss on your butt all the time or deadlines.

Students get Our Full Disclosure Teaching Style Methods for Our Blogging Secret Success: How We Earn $4K Monthly in this course.

Learn How To Blog For Money. All the best tips for earning money blogging. We even disclose which affiliate programs to join to earn the most revenue. We will share our strategies we currently use for earning up to $4K monthly.

Who this course is for:
  • Anyone wishing to blog for money
  • Persons wishing to supplement monthly income while learning to blog
  • Anyone wanting to start an online business
  • Anyone wishing to advance in the online world
  • Persons wishing to grow their blogs into money makers
Course content
Expand all 78 lectures 05:38:11
+ Setting Up New Blog
15 lectures 34:15

Step by Step instructions for setting up a blog

Primary Steps For Setting Up a Blog
1 page

List of Course Objectives

What Students Will Learn in This Course- Course Objectives
2 pages

This video will discuss all the advantages of joining the Student Facebook Group for these students only. This will help your learning by interacting with other students. This will also be the best way to contact me here too iPhonecaptain Udemy Students

Join Facebook Group With Other Students In This Course.

This video will show you how to login to Wordpress site the first time on the New Domain

How To Login Wordpress First Time On New Domain
Domain Registration Tips
1 page

This video will teach:

  1. How to buy domain name
  2. Teach How to point domain to correct NaMESERVERS
  3. Install Wordpress
How To Setup New Domain After Purchasing
Join Our Community and Enjoy The Fun
1 page

These are the best Hosting sites we recommend using. We have included our affiliate links for you to save money and help us make a couple bucks. Keep in mind by using any of our affiliate links anywhere you are not charged anything extra. If anything you will save money by using these.

Preview 1 page

In this video we show you how to install Wordpress using cpanel. In most cases this is only a one click method.

How to install Wordpress in CPanel [Option 1]

This video walks you through the process for adding the domain to cpanel. Once you have the domain in cpanel now you can add Wordpress to your domain name.

How To Install Domain in Cpanel [Option 2]

This video discusses the features inside the Genesis Framework and how to set it up for best results. This is a Wordpress Framework created by StudioPress. Please use the link provided in the attached PDF to purchase it today along with a new Theme.

Genesis Framework Setup

This video shares the different features available in the Wordpress Editor.

Walk Through of Wordpress Editors Features
+ How To Setup Wordpress Site on URL
3 lectures 14:00

This video shares how to buy a domain url and install Wordpress on it. We recommend using JustHost, BlueHost, and A2Hosting. We offer a Free site setup when you use our links. If that interest you please reach out.

How To Buy Domain and Install Wordpress On it

This video demonstrates how to install Wordpress for a particular url domain.

How To install Wordpress On Domain
Adding The Domain To Hosting
+ Wordpress Features and Options
21 lectures 01:39:11

This video shows the different categories inside the Wordpress dashboard. It will also show which elements users need to use or not use for their own blogs.

Wordpress Dashboard Walk Through

This video will teach users how to customize their Wordpress Dashboard and what the different features are used for inside Wordpress

Understanding The Wordpress Dashboard

This video is a walkthrough of the different settings inside Wordpress and what they are used for.

Walkthrough of The Wordpress Setting
Understanding Wordpress Plugins and Different Categories
How To Add Additional Users and Assign Proper Roles

This video teaches users how to add a new post in Wordpress

Preview 03:47
How To Embed A Video In Wordpress Post or Page

This document contains an affiliate link to buy Genesis Framework and Genesis Theme. Feel free to share this link with anyone else who may want to buy Genesis items.

Preview 1 page
Understanding The Different Features in The Wordpress Editor

This video teaches users how to add an image Gallery to their Wordpress site.

How To Add and image gallery in Wordpress
How To Use Categories in Wordpress For Menu Items or NavBar

This video discusses the importance for starting blog correctly from the beginning. We also share some of the top strategies for getting more authority for your content.

Setting Up Blog Correctly From Beginning

This video discusses how a Youtube channel can add additional revenue to your blog. Both are important elements for success online.

Add Youtube Channel To Blog For Additional Revenue

This video shows how to submit your sitemap to Yahoo, Bing, and Google.

How To Add Sitemap in Wordpress

How to add a contact page in Wordpress and add it to the NavBar.

How To Add a Contact Page in Wordpress and Add it To NavBar
How To Setup Site Menu or NavBar

This video walks you through the steps for submitting your site to the different search engines such as Google, Bing, and Yahoo.

How To Submit Site To Search Engines Google, Bing, and Yahoo

Wordpress Plugins for New Blogs

1. Akismet

2. WordFence Security

3. Share-This

4. Wordpress Database Backup

5. Google XML Sitemap Generator

6. Contact Form 7

7. No Follow Free

Best Wordpress Plugins For New Blogs

This video teaches users how to customize their Wordpress profile.

How To Change or Update The User Profile in Wordpress

This video will teach users how to change their permalink structure step by step. Explain the best structure to have. Once the permalink structure is setup it can never be changed.

How To Choose Correct Permalinks

This video discusses different strategies for outsourcing. Outsourcing can be very helpful to begiining bloggers. Using sites such as elance to hire writers can help boost website traffic.

How To Outsource
+ Choose Hosting Provider
3 lectures 16:56

In this video I discuss the Top 3 Host providers based on personal use. These are companies I have had first hand experience with and can say for certain they are creditable. Although, these providers aren't live 100% of the time there are ways around that. No provider can offer 100% up time.

Preview 05:51

This video describes the different strategies for setting up a blog. We discuss some of the main differences between wordpress dot com,blogger dot com and wordpress dot org.

Top Platforms For Blogging and Why I Prefer Self Hosted Wordpress Blog
How To Get Traffic On Your Blog
+ Different Ways To Monetize Blog
6 lectures 23:39

This pdf shares diffeent ways to monetize blog including the links

Preview 1 page

This video will show users how to add an advertisement in the sidebar.

How To Add Advertisement in Sidebar Widget Area

Top Ways to begin earning revenue the quickest. Most bloggers are after that first buck when putting up a site. These are some of the best strategies for earning revenue to quickest.

Top Ways to Start Earning Revenue On Your Site

This video discusses different methods for monetizing blogs. These are the most productive ways we have found so far.

Tips for Monetizing Your Blog

This video shows the different types of advertising including Sponsored ads. We also share some of the revenue profits for different types of advertisements.

Different Advertising Methods For Your Blog

This video discusses different methods for using Google Webmaster Tools for improving your blog. What each section shows in relation to your blog.

Importance of Google Webmaster Account and Tips
+ How To SEO Optimize Your Blog
5 lectures 25:33

This video teaches how to setup the Yoast plugin to be the most SEO friendly.

How To Properly Setup The Yoast Wordpress Plugin To Be SEO Optimized

This video shows how to optimize the different parts of your post such as image alt tags, title tags, meta data, and more. These items are crucial for SEO Optimization

How To Optimize Post Titles, Meta Descriptions, and More

This video shows the differences between post and pages. We also discuss when you should use each of them.

Whats the difference betweenBlog Post vs Pages

This video shows the earnings of our adsense account. It also shows how to read the different stats for different ads in the blog.

How To Setup Google Adsense Account and Use in Blog

This video shows what categories are and when they can be used. We also discuss how users can link to categories to improve SEO.

How do Categories Work In Blogging
+ BONUS: Affiliate Programs
6 lectures 27:50

This video shows how to use the Amazon Associates Program. It shows how to sign up and examples of using AA on my site.

How To Use Amazon Associates Program on Blog as Affiliates

In this video we share some of our favorite affiliate programs and what we are using now on our blog.

Top Affiliate Programs for New Bloggers

How to incorporate the different methods for using Amazon Associates Affiliate programs.

Affiliate Programs For Beginning Bloggers

In this video we share different Google adsense alternatives. We also show users how to add a Chitika advertisement to your sidebar advertisements

Google Adsense Alternatives and How To Add Them To Blog

In this video we share strategies for using Google Adwords. This tool can be most helpful when trying to find keywords and how much they are searched for on Google

How To Use Google Adwords For SEO Content Writing
How To Setup a Google Adsense Account and Use it on The Blog
+ BONUS: Affiliate Marketing Part 2
4 lectures 16:08

Amazon Associates can be a very productive affiliate program. It provides the user with so many different options to promote. Finding an item to promote shouldn't be a problem at all.

How To Use Affiliate Marketing Tools
How to add Amazon Associates Affiliate links in Wordpress Post
Best Affiliates Programs for Youtube or Blogs Recommendations List
1 page

Different Ways to Monetize Your New Blog

1. Adsense

2. Affiliate Programs

3. Write reviews promoting products.

4. InfoLinks

5. Direct Ads

Five Ways To Monetize New Blogs
+ Add Video To Your Post for More Revenue
5 lectures 15:30
iPhonecaptain Additional Revenue

FullScreen is the best third party company on the market for becoming Youtube Partner immediately. Otherwise, you may work years before having all the perks that go along with being partner. Being a Youtube Partner will help your search results too. Keep in mine they will ask for 30% commisssion but will accept 20% but don't tell them I told you. SHHH.

Become a Youtube Partner Today
1 page

This video discusses the importance of having a schedule and maintaining it. Schedules should be followed whether you are doing blog post or videos. Viewers will return consistently when you are consistent adding content. I have had many different viewers say they watch my videos each morning while drinking their morning cup of coffee and I have also had viewers state they watch my channel during lunch break. So whether you are aware or not viewers are very habit forming so it's best to keep things on a regular schedule for best results.

Importance of a Schedule

This video discusses the best ways to use Giveaways to increase traffic and gain social media followers. We share our three top online tools for creating widgets for implementing into our site and video.

Using GiveAways To Gain Traffic & Social Media Following
+ Wordpress Page Speed Ebook
1 lecture 00:00
How To Increase Site PageSpeed
14 pages