This is the third month Earnings report for the Squidoo lenses. In this month you can see we have increased in volume and overall amount earned. The “3rd” month we made $85. Since Squidoo delays payment by a couple months we can see we are still on the right track for growth.
If you are interested in an effective way to build links to your lenses check out this case study:
See all the featured lenses here (click to enlarge, then Click the Expand button in top right):
Squidoo Month 3 Sales activity (click to enlarge, then Click the Expand button in top right):
Squidoo Month 3 Detailed Earnings report: (click to enlarge, then Click the Expand button in top right):
Still not quite at the $100 a month mark, but for setting up passive income, Squidoo is looking to be pretty legit. Only downside is lenses appear to go unfeatured so you have to promote your lenses and build backlinks to them to avoid your hard earned work going to waste. Check out bookmarkingbeast.com if you want to get some serious link building power, and stay tuned for month 4 and future case studies. Comments / Questions are welcome!
Linkamotion is a private blog network which allows you to post to their private blogs for a monthly fee. They allow Spun Content which means you don’t need to write unique content, but it’s recommended to help the index rate. There are currently hundreds of blogs in the network, all varying of different IP addresses and pagerank.
Here is the video explaining the test. To summarize, this was done over 5-6 month period linking back to backlinksvault.com with the keyword phrase “buy backlinks”. It was ranking 38 to start, and now can’t be found. I do not recommend this service.
Squidoo is a top notch web 2.0 site where you can build custom webpages to build brand awareness, drive targeted traffic (and get a backlinks), and make some side money. This case study focuses on month 1 earnings for 420 Lenses we have created on our Squidoo account. You can get started on Squidoo here. It’s a lot of fun and can translate to more success in multiple ways (brand awareness, copy writing skills, targeted leads, affiliate commissions).
Follow along this case study with video:
Here is a screenshot of all the lenses (Make sure to Click to Enlarge and Choose View Full Photo), their current rank and $$ amount for the month. (This is actually a week after initial month, but you can see complete breakdown)
Here are the Actual Sales we made on these lenses lifetime to date (most are 1 month time span)
We are thinking month 2 is going to prove much more successful. What are your thoughts?