I remember the old days of Dialing for Dollars on KARK-TV in Little Rock with Tom Bonner, Beth Ward, Dave Woodman. All across Arkansas, residents would wait for the phone to ring from noon to 12:30 each weekday. They were ready with the “count and the amount.” If they were right, they’d win the jackpot — sometimes in the hundreds of dollars. If they were wrong, they’d get a carton of Cokes.
So now it’s possible to make money by being a voice in cyberspace. Pick a topic. Any topic. This blog is mostly about place and perspective. The Wall Street Journal has the following Q&A about making a career of blogging.
Most self-employed bloggers earn anywhere from $2000 to $10,000 per month, eh?
I think I’m on the “carton of Cokes” program.