Private label articles or PLR are articles you can buy from writers that grant you the full rights to edit and use them in whichever ways you want. You can put your name on it and claim as the author.
Though many people questioned the ethics of using PLR, in actual fact it has been done for a long time in the off-line publishing industry. Many well known personalities have written books on a variety of subjects. What may surprise you is that they do not write the contents for their books.
Rather, they used ghostwriters to write for them. The ghostwriters get paid and the book is published by the well known person as the author. So it isn’t surprising this trend is moving online. With so many websites constantly seeking good, fresh content, the PLR industry is only going to get bigger.
Now let’s look at the few ways you ca use PLR.
1. Use them for your websites or blogs
Most people who brought PLR usually uses them on their websites and/or blogs. PLR articles are a huge timesaver for webmasters as they do not need to constantly come up with new content particularly for subjects they are not familiar with.
2. Create an report or an ebook
You can easily bunch together a few dozen PLR articles into a report or an information ebook about an particular subject. You can then either give it away to promote your website or sell it. The beauty of it is that it establishes you as an expert in that subject when you really aren’t!
3. Article Marketing
Article marketing is one of the most effective ways to bring targeted visitors to your website. On top of that, you get lots of one way backlinks which is crucial for SEO.
However before submitting a PLR article, make sure to rewrite it 100 percent to make your article unique.
Setup a newsletter on your website and offer an PLR article each day to “warm up” your subscribers before you go for the sell. If you provide good information in your newsletter, your subscribers are more willing to purchase products you recommend.
5. Sell content to other webmasters
You can also rewrite the PLR articles and sell them to other webmasters. Sell content for cash. It’s as simple as that.
You can also convert the PLR articles into audio. You can then use it as a podcast and distribute them all over the internet or package a series of them into an audio course and sell it.
7. Sell as a physical item
You can also create a physical item by converting PLR articles into a book by utilizing print on demand services. Another way is to produce a CD/DVD version. Since physical items are perceived as more valuable, you can sell them at a higher price.
As you can see by using PLR articles, your imagination and creativity is your only limit. There are at least a dozen other ways to profit from PLR articles.
In order for you to profit from PLR articles, you need to find a PLR service that constantly produces high quality articles and not junk articles that are barely readable.