Hey friends, today we are gonna talk about a new way to earn money online. Do you use link shorteners? Like bitly or owly? Short links are pretty cool because they take your long ugly link and condense it to a shorter,easy-to-remember link.
You can usually track the links, build campaigns, etc. But, can you monetize them?
Now, you can! With Shorte.st
Step 1:) Create your short link
Step 2.) Post it where you want (i.e. social media, email newsletter, etc.)
Step 3.) Watch statistics as your link is being clicked and get paid!
Some of their stats…
Now, you’re not gonna get rich off of monetizing your short links but it’s a great way to earn some extra money for something you’d be doing anyway, using short links.
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Some other networks that pay you for your short links:
- Adf.ly-pays around $5 per 1000 views
- Linkshrink-pays $2-$5 per 1000 views
- Linkbucks-pays $.50-$3 per 1000 views
- Al.ly-pays $1-$10 per 1000 views
Shorte.st pays the most, at around $14 per 1000 views (less for different countries).
Cool resources I found about making money with short links
- Top 16 Best URL Shorteners
- Top 5 Highest Paying URL Shortener Websites to Make Money Online
- How to Shorten Links and Earn Money with Paid Link Shorteners
There you have it. Do you use paid link shorteners? Share your experience down below in comments.
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