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  1. #1
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    Default Revenue sources?
    What are the main revenue sources for a free webhost these days? It seems like:
    Ads on client sites --> Few signups.
    Ads on your site/ Control panel ---> Few clicks.
    P2H --> Few signups (people are lazy and want things for free).
    Conversions/ Upgrades --> Wouldn't they chose a paid host in the first place?

    You are building up a large list, which you could use to market to, but it would be pretty "low value".

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    Upgrades provide a way for new projects to develop and expand, and. when they start to gain momentum, an upgrade can keep them going without a change of hosting.

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    FreeWHT Novice cochinweb's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Surmount View Post
    What are the main revenue sources for a free webhost these days? It seems like:
    Ads on client sites --> Few signups.
    Ads on your site/ Control panel ---> Few clicks.
    P2H --> Few signups (people are lazy and want things for free).
    Conversions/ Upgrades --> Wouldn't they chose a paid host in the first place?

    You are building up a large list, which you could use to market to, but it would be pretty "low value".
    Upgrades would be the best revenue option.

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    Free Hosting is always an investment. It lets the people try your hosting for free and then go for Paid hosting later on. Ideally one should not think of earning from day one from free hosting. The best thing is to gain good loyal customers who can always recommend your hosting. Upgrades will happen automatically and you can earn by way of upgrades.

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    Default Ads is the main source of income
    Running Ads is the main source of income. If your site provides value to visitors and contains quality content, you will get a huge number of visitors each day. There are thousands of websites which earn thousands of dollars each month just by running ads.

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    If you are running ads people will not like you because there is no value in it. Create value and you will be able to get more profit from your webpage.

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