Welcome to the world of blogging . And if you are getting started, you should be pitching brands as a blogger. As a blogger this one of many ways to start earning money blogging. There are several different ways to earn money blogging:
- affiliate marketing
- sponsored posts
I am going to be touching on earning money through sponsored post. When you doing a sponsored post you are usually pitching a brand or part of an agency that pitches to brands. Now if you are new you may be asking yourself some questions, here are some basic FAQ.
What is a brand?
A brand is a company, business or product.
How do you pitch?
You usually pitch through an email. Some bloggers are creative and want to stand out when pitching by having a special page on their site for the brand to link to or a video.
What do you pitch for?
That varies from blog to blog. Some pitch for product or ambassorships, it really is up to you.
What do I need to pitch?
You need to definitely have a media kit. Know your audience and niche well. Have an engaging blog and social media channel for your blog.
How do I get started pitching brands?
Go around a list things you enjoy using your home is a great start. Then grab this resource book below.
One of the best resources that has helped me as I searched this journey is Pitch Session by Brandi Riley. She is an amazing person and amazing resource and wrote this book for bloggers to earn.
In this book, you’ll find out exactly why you should pitch as a blogger, who you should pitch as a blogger, and how you should pitch to brands and other companies. This book is for bloggers who are ready to take charge of their earnings and learn what they need to do to make changes to earn through sponsored post. You can purchase the book for only $5 here.
You will thank me later! Have more questions? Comment below!