I've made a decision about The Meta Blog. You can read all about it (and my future plans) in this post.
@kev fair enough. I'm on the fence for affiliates. If the audience gets something out of it then great, but at what point is it just for personal gain? Something for me to think about...
@freddyym I'm looking into codefund though - I've never heard of them. If I do go with ads, it will definitely be with them. Thanks for the link.
The main advantage of affiliate links is that they're not dependant on visitor numbers.
For example, if I publish a post and 5 people use an affiliate link, the kick back I'd get would be way more than ad revenue.
Visitors wouldn't see ads, and it wouldn't cost them any more.
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