Gone are the Mad Men days of designing billboards and magazine ads (those jobs still get done, just in a different way and with different tools). In are the days of instant publishing. Despite the changes that the marketing industry has experienced, though, there are still some old-school branding and marketing strategies that work as effectively as before. Just because they seem old-fashioned doesn’t mean they’re out of date.
Whether you blog to sell things, give advice, addressing an issue, etc. and you want to earn money from your effort. Note that, without audience, that you're addressing to, you can never get the income, you ever desire.
The late Myles Monroe once said, “The wealthiest place in the world is the graveyard because there sits the dreams that were never released and the desires that never came forth that have been buried into the ground. There sit the businesses that were supposed to start but never came to fruition.