Recently, I received a few advertisers asking to post on my blog without mentioning that it is an advertorial. Worse part is, I have no say in the post or what is going to be published. This becomes not my blog anymore but a platform for advertising.
I hated it.
I want the money but yet I cannot accept it. Sigh, why so difficult to earn money?! I think my readers will know that it is not written by me but then, my credibility as an objective reviewer will just go down the drain. What if the advertorial post goes against what I believe in? Am I blogging for money or for my hobby?
Preferably both la!
Too bad my hobby can’t translate much into earnings. However, this makes me realise one thing – I am blogging to share about what I feel, hopefully good deals and prudent tips for …Read the full article →