Blogging For Profit

Blogging. The barriers to entry are low and some people are making enough money to support a small full time staff.  Would you consider starting a blog in the hopes of making good money or influencing other people?  I am thinking your passion for the blog’s subject matter needs to come first.  If people pick up on that, the blog’s traffic and advertisers will come. Check out this segment from the CBS Sunday Morning Show from 6/12/11. It looks like the more popular blogs may be  disrupting some print media publications.