I've tested a few different methods and I'd like to the ones that work for me with you.
This is an easy application to use. It helps you create a widget that you can place anywhere.I've noticed the readers to my blog soar from placing a widget on Myspace for Erika's View www.widgetbox.com
LinkShare Corporation is an affiliate program. It is very simple to use and has popular sponsors like being able to give your readers special discounts to shopHot Holiday Electronics at Walmart.com, and exclusives shops like The Playboy Bunny Shop..
It is also good because it monitors the number of clicks on each ad you place on your blog.
Of course www.mybloglog.com is great. I have met some wonderful bloggers here who are faithful readers.
The last is www.feedburner.com. This is a place to help market your site. It is also very simple to use.