Quarter of a Million

Yesterday this site passed the 250,000 hits mark, which is quite exciting. And the Facebook fan page is growing. I should really figure out some way to make some money out of this, shouldn’t I? I don’t do adverts, partly because WordPress won’t let me and partly because I think it looks a bit tacky. If 101 Things moved to its own domain it could have adverts but I very much doubt anyone actually wants adverts, and I’d feel bad for making you look at them. So I don’t.

Anyone want to offer me a book deal? Or failing that, just hand me a wad of cash?

6 Responses to “Quarter of a Million”

  1. SpaceDog Says:

    You could always stick a little PayPal or Amazon ‘donate’ button in the sidebar. That way if anyone does feel like giving you something then it’s easy enough.

  2. Jodie Says:

    What about if it were adds for things that people might really want? Chubby Hubby in Singapore has a nice blog with kitchen type gear adds. Love your blog by the way this is my first visit and I WILL be back!

  3. Catering Equipment Says:

    As long as the adverts dont pop on the page everyone just ignores them!

  4. Matt Says:

    If it’s some nice clean Google Ad’s down the side then I wouldn’t be that bothered, or if it was Ads / Links thru to specialist ingredient / foodstuff / kitchenware site’s it might even add something to the site..

  5. Colin Says:

    It’s my first time here, and I like what you’re doing. Well done! I run a website and have a few ads on there that pay reasonably well. You really have to look hard for them though. If you want, I’ll send you a link to the site and you can see for yourself (I won’t shamelessly hawk it here).

    I agree with the attractively named ‘Catering Equipment’ – just don’t have them popping up/under. There’s nothing wrong with making a bit of cash from your hard work.

    By the way, it’s moules all the way for me too – unless they have truffles on the menu.🙂


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