Posts

Harvesting Your Suckers

Dumb Mistakes in the AH that you can profit from. Apart from rare or limited availability items, would you ever buy anything from an auction house at a higher price than you could buy at a vendor? Probably not, if you're astute enough to be…
,

Marvelous Mini Money Makers for 4.1

Winterspring cubs. Buy these in Winterspring for 50g and resell in the Auction House.  Prices were around 150g for sales, but have now dipped around 80g ish, so it depends on your luck and your patience. Armani Hex Sticks. These drop from…

Crusader Enchant Drop

Crusader Formula News I was just thinking about how human curiosity is natural, and I've found a nice example of "good gossip": The spread of information about the new drop location of the Crusader Enchant Formula. Sinshroud from the Consortium…
,

Blacksmithing, Leatherworking Belts for increasing ilevel

Hey everyone, I have a tip for you today from a reader, Florian, that I received through email.  I'll let him explain it to you.  (Now it's *me* being the lazy one, eh? hehe)   Hello Goldqueen, a frequent reader of your blog here.…
, ,

Lazy Slackers

Everyone with over 500k will tell you that making gold is sometimes easy, sometimes luck and mostly just hard work. Researching markets, crafting, prospecting, milling, barking, having the tenacity to repost and keep selling. I run a gold…
,

Dalaran reopens portals to Stormwind and Orgrimmar in 4.1

With the portals to Orgimmar and Stormwind re-opened from Dalaran, the kirin-tor city is once again the fashionable hangout for all level 1 bank alts, and level 85s wanting to use the Auction House, mailbox, bank, vendors, and all the other…

Farming Primal Air for 100g

Why am I in (Outland) Nagrand at 05.10 in the morning?  I can answer the time question by way of a messed up body clock that us WoW players get from time to time.  However, as a gold blog writer who hates farming and often writes about how…

10 Easy Gold Tips for Beginners

1. Loot everything you kill. 2. Take gathering professions, and treat herbs, ore, and un-skinned beasts as gold lying on the ground waiting to be picked up. 3. Make yourself a level 1 bank alt, and send everything you don't need to the…

Absolute Beginners Guide

One of the members of our old forum, "Doc" posted a nice little "beginners guide" back in April 2011. With permission, I'm offering you the first part of his world of warcraft gold tip. Absolute Beginners Guide How to make gold in World of…
, ,

Adding Value with the Obsidium Shuffle

Adding Value with the Obsidium Shuffle The Obsidium Shuffle has always been about taking an item and adding value to it. http://www.thegoldqueen.com/posts/beginners/practical-guide/worth/ "How much gold are you worth?" Item + u = better…

How much gold are you worth?

A beginner's gold-making equation: Item + your value = more valuable item. therefore more valuable item - original item value = how much you are worth. The very basic rule of making gold in World of Warcraft is Increase the amount…

Gold from Nothing

In response to Just My Two Copper's Blog Carnival "How would you make Gold with no capital?" I'm going to offer you three different ways to make gold from nothing. I'm going to assume that You are a beginner gold maker You have…
,

Did I make gold with the builders in?

Lucky me, the builders have gone now.  They left my house a mess (if you're reading this, builders, I'm shaking my fist at you and writing an Angry Letter!)   So how did I do? I was able to get online a lot more than I thought. I…
, ,

Why all my gold tips suck

You may or may not be aware that despite my shiny domain name and shiny new website design and free forums and email subscriptions and twitter microblog, that I've been properly blogging about gold for a little over a month.  My first few…
,

10 ways to make quick gold in world of warcraft

      Need to make gold quick in World of Warcraft? Farm cloth - grind humanoid npcs your own level. Complete a daily quest. Buy pets from the snake vendor in Orgrimmar or the crazy cat lady in Elwynn and…

Help, I need 700g quick!

About five minutes ago on my main's server, I heard some poor guy, lets call him Panda, in trade yelling "LF loan!" and "LF ways to earn 700g in an hour!" I will spare your delicate ears the suggestions he received over trade chat *smirk* Anyway,…
Dust and Powder from the Inscription Vendor
, , ,

How to Make WoW Gold With Glyphs

Making Warcraft Gold With Glyphs Part two of the How to Make Gold With series   Today I will focus on Glyph making with my Inscription character on World of Warcraft. This is a graphics intensive post, and I have shrunk some of…
, ,

Influential Gold Bloggers

This is my personal list of world of warcraft bloggers who have influenced me in my gold making and in my blog posts recently. When I first started my blog over at thegoldqueen.blogspot.com I was responding to requests from server mates (hello…

How to make WoW Gold with a startup toon

Welcome to Lindsey, a guest poster. Originally published at his blog WoW My Way Lindsey is also blogging at his site about his experience at the Gold Speed Run, part of Massive Gold Blueprint, where dozens of World of Warcraft players reroll…

What 3 Pieces Of Advice Would You Give A Little Goblin? (3 Top Tips For New Auctioneers)

Cold's Gold Blogging Carnival [This post is written as part of Cold's Gold Blogging Carnival for February 2011.] I know you're expecting a list of addons and how to install them and what to watch out for, but I figure you can find…