Making money blogging is not for everyone, and most of the people I see attempting to do so eventually fail. For several reasons. There is more to blogging than merely starting a blog and going for it.
I am a professional blogger and have written a step by step guide to making money blogging. This is an excerpt and a link:
If I have been asked the question,” how on earth do you make money blogging ?” once, I have been asked it a thousand times. There is an awful lot of misinformation out there about blogging and the problem is that the failures outweigh the successes by about a million to one, so for every successful blogger out there, there are 999,999 people telling you that you cannot make money blogging. What they really mean is they cannot make money blogging. How to make money blogging
This guide is completely free, and if you follow the instructions, a guaranteed way to making money from a blog.