Not enough creators understand the power of focused, long-form content that ranks in search engines.
A single post can make thousands of dollars per month in affiliate commissions and sponsorships. Compare this to how much work it takes to make that much money from a newsletter or podcast every month.
“At its peak in late 2020, this thing was pulling in upwards of $2500/month just with affiliates. Not to mention an additional $200/month from a company that sponsors the article, along with another several thousand bucks a year from another one of the companies (they pay me to keep it updated).”