One of the great things about the internet revolution is the way that it’s now possible for everyone to create an income stream by using adverts. In the past generating ad revenue was only possible if you ran a publication or broadcasting network of some kind, or were a celebrity who could command fees for sponsoring products and brands.
Today things are very different – third party online ads can be placed on your own website as well as being utilized through popular social platforms such as Youtube. This means that the content you create can then be ‘monetized’ by the addition of click-through ads which will usually offer your own user base products and services that are targeted towards their particular demographic.
No traffic, no click throughs
There is one obvious snag to this attractive money-making scenario – if you don’t get people to check out your online content there won’t be anyone interested in the ads that you want viewers to click-through. This means that you have to make your content as professional, attractive and as unique as possible in order to appeal to the widest audience and subsequently pull in enough traffic to make your ads work for you.
The internet is a visual medium so you need to create content that is as engaging as possible and can compete on equal terms with everything else that is out there. Thankfully, companies like Productiontrax are there to make great content easily achievable.
Royalty free visuals and music
One of the big secrets of the film and TV industries is now out in the open. The fact is that it doesn’t cost a fortune to use visual and audio content produced by experienced professionals in order to create your own unique work.
Royalty free content, often also called ‘library’ or ‘production’ work, means that for a small one-off fee you can ‘buy in’ professional standard music and moving or still images that can be used indefinitely in your own work without incurring any further costs.
Many talented individuals in the realm of both the film and music industries now make a good living by creating this type of content, which then goes on to help others bring their own projects to realization.
So by taking advantage of this type of service you can achieve your own goals of making money from the ads that can be carried alongside the work which you create and make available online.
by David McCarthy