If you have ever wondered how to make money with WordPress, then you have just landed in the right spot. As you know, WP is the most used Content Management System with more than 30,000 plugins and over 600 million downloads for the latest version of this CMS. It is obvious that it is very widespread and has a unique reputation worldwide.
Let’s find out how we can make use of WordPress in order to make a decent income in the long term.
1. Create Your Own WordPress Plugins
If you’re knowledgeable about HTML, PHP and CSS, then you can make your own custom WordPress plugins.
You can imagine that the price of one plugin can reach up to $60 and even more. If you are lucky to get your plugin go viral and sell it like, only, for 1k WP users, you would end up banking $60k. You better be up and ready.
2. Designing And Developing WordPress CMS
Should you be familiar with programming languages such as C++, C#, PHP, HTML, CSS, JQUERY, and AJAX, then you can be a WordPress developer and achieve a substantial financial income easily.
Working in the development of WP is highly required due to the potential of WordPress and its fast growth all around the world. You can even start working in the freelance services marketplace like Fiverr or Freelancer or even launch your own website to promote and sell your WordPress service.
3. Managing The Hosting For WordPress
WordPress, in the end, is just a free publishing software which includes scripts containing files of the WP program. Therefore, those files need a host so as for this CMS to work and function correctly.
WP Content Management System works on the minimum requirements, and you can profit from the hosting management or the production of hosts for WP blogs. Those sites will not use more roughly than 1 gigabyte per month depending on the type of the website and its monthly traffic.
4. Maintenance And Technical Support
This method depends on the second one where which you have to be familiar with the programming languages as well as being an expert in the networks and server systems to solve the customers’ technical problems and difficulties.
You must have a high expertise in the field of networks and management of both shared and private servers as WP fully operates on those hosts.
It is inevitable that customers would often face multiple issues, and your role as an expert would help solve those problems.
Having these skills and experience would, certainly, not only allow you to work in a good company but also make your own business which would return you a considerable passive income.
5. Establishing A Hosted Program As A Service (Pro Method)
It is known by most bloggers and marketers that the use of WP is mainly for managing content and blogging, and this is what it does. However, have you ever thought of altering the code in order to make WordPress a program or script capable of hosting other WordPress blogs?
Yes, it is possible to do that but probably without modifying the WP code and make any script but rather through the use WordPress MultiSite WPMS.
The latter would allow you to create a network of websites on one WordPress installation.
Eventually, these are the 5 ways which would help you really generate satisfying income online.