Should You Sell Links on Your Blog?

Recently, a Third Tribe forum thread by Matt of Health Blog Helper caught my eye. A company had offered him $80 to put a link to a running-related website in one of his old posts. Most people in the forum warned him that if Google figures out you are selling links, they will penalize you by lowering your page rank. Yet Third Tribe founder Darren Rowse wrote, “I understand some people need the money and are willing to take that risk.” ...more