This post is a kind of "roll call" to gather ideas for the community and for those who want to consider alternative methods from Adsense, SEO or Adwords.
Many of the big web sites can act as "traffic funnels" if you know what you are doing and if you make some form of valuable contribution to the site. And the amount of traffic that flows through Google is actually a micro-fraction of the total amount of available traffic available.
We're living in a "Google World" and the big G has some awesome resources available as we all know - but there are many other ways to get free traffic, many ways to get paid traffic, and many ways to monetize sites.
So let's hear some of them. Social network marketing, offline marketing to product sales pages, banner advertising, PPV, article traffic to clickbank sales pages.... what are YOU doing that doesn't involve Google and that is kicking butt?