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Involve Asia vs AccessTrade (Affiliate Networks)

Currently I am signed up on both affiliate networks: Involve Asia and AccessTrade (MY and TH). I know some of you who are considering to sign up as an affiliate may be considering between Involve Asia and Access Trade since both companies seemed similar. What is Involve Asia and AccessTrade? Both the companies above are [...]

Receive Adsense earnings directly to your bank account in Malaysia

If you are Malaysian, you have the option for the earnings from your Adsense to be credited directly to your bank account in Malaysia. The Adsense payments for Malaysia is processed from the Google office located in Singapore. How to change the collection method from Western Union to Wire Transfer (credit your bank account): All [...]

Moving to YouTube?

Since last June, I have gotten quite active in YouTube and have started making more videos (faceless videos with my voice overs). It begun as an experimentation and I find myself enjoying the process tremendously. I decided to give YouTube a try through something of a chance. What happened was advertisements on video and animation [...]

The magic of batching up blog posts

Lately I have discovered the benefits of batching up blog posts instead of writing all blog posts at once. This means that instead of completing one entire cycle from start until the blog post is published, I would perform the similar task in batches. Typical task of publishing a blog post would involve: 1. Brainstorming [...]

Should you blog from your mobile phone or on a desktop?

My short answer: Blog from whatever medium you are comfortable in using. Or whatever medium that is available when the inspiration comes. It is always dynamic and changes all the time. The first Smartphone I bought for myself was a Blackberry Torch where I used to do a lot of my mobile blogging. That was [...]

Should you revive an old blog or start from new

You may have an old blog somewhere that you haven’t updated for sometime. Traffic in that blog had dwindled next to nothing. One day, you decided to give blogging a go again. You go to your old blog and find that well, it would require massive cleanup because you could have written a number of [...]

The best way for an Asian blogger to monetize is via Adsense

In Asia countries such as Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand, the best way for an average blogger to monetize your blog would be via Adsense, that is featuring advertisement in your blog. Exceptions from this would be: 1. If you blogging to promote your small business- then the focus should be to advertise your own business [...]

Should a blogger be a freelancer or vice versa?

At some point of your work as blogger, you may reached a crossroad- should you be a freelance writer or a blogger? The same goes for the freelance writer- after all, if he could write for others, why not write for himself? Why would a blogger want to branch out to content writing? 1. Earnings [...]