“Patrick O’Keefe is the founder of the iFroggy Network, a publisher of websites. He has been managing online communities since 2000 and is the author of “Managing Online Forums,” a practical guide to managing online communities, and social spaces, and “Monetizing Online Forums,” a guide to monetizing them.
He has been responsible for the creation and cultivation of communities like KarateForums.com, phpBBHacks.com, and PhotoshopForums.com. He blogs about online community at ManagingCommunities.com, his favorite record label at BadBoyBlog.com, and more at patrickokeefe.com. On Twitter, he’s @iFroggy.
For more, please see: http://www.managingcommunities.com/about/
IndieConf Session: An Introduction to Monetizing Your Website
When people think about monetizing a website, they often think about display advertising – and for good reason. It is a mature medium with many companies and services that exist to support it. But there is so much more
In this session, we will briefly introduce the myriad of methods that are available to you, discuss how to get started, share tips on how to move past the starting gate and name some of the vendors that you can work with.
Since there are several methods to discussion, I aim to give you an idea of what is out there and how you can get to work, allowing you to do further research into the methods that speak to you.