Ways of Making Money Online

Last time we discussed businesses you can set up offline, that is it doesn’t require an online presence before it takes off. Now I did mention that this doesn’t mean that you jettison the idea of online activity for your offline business. You can bring it online. In this article, we’ll be looking at business that relies solely on the internet.

There are many way to make money online. Some make a lot of money, some little. Some take s a lot of hardwork, some take little work. Some cost a lot of money to set up and manage, some don’t. Review each of them and choose the one you are comfortable with.

Blogging: This is probably the most popular form of making money online. You make money mostly from adsense, that is adverts that Google place on your blog. Blogs are easy to set up and even easier to maintain and you have a make money online idea that has taken the World Wide Web by storm.

Affiliate marketing: This involves selling other people’s goods and services for a percentage of the money. This is the easiest way to make money online. Affiliate is a great way to get income online, and a great introduction to e-commerce.

Selling on Ebay: This involves auction sales. Anyone can sell on eBay, if they believe in themselves and the start-up costs are so low that you won’t really have lost anything. You sell things on Ebay to make money. It could your own thing or someone’s. It could be physical or digital goods. It could new or used stuff.

Selling services online: If you have a skill, you can sell your services online to make money. If you can design websites, design ebook cover and pages you cam make money with these. If you are a good writer, you can write for articles, books, etc for people and get paid for it.

Selling your Product: Maybe you’ve probably heard the best way to make money online is through your own information product.  If you spend any time researching how to make money online you will no doubt come across hundreds of websites selling you the promise of riches if you buy their product or service. There is something you know, that others don’t, create a product around it make money.

There are other ways to earn money online like being paid to read emails, taking surveys and others. There are also online investment like forex, hyip, liberty reserve, egold and others.

The major requirements of starting an online business is the ability to use a word processor and the internet. If you learn how other people make money online, I mean really study how it’s done and ask a lot of questions, there is no reason in the world you cannot make money on the internet as well.

It is easy to start and most times it doesn’t cost much to set up. You can automate things so that you don’t have to be there always.

So do you have an online business?

5 Comments

  1. caregiver said:

    Great site. A lot of useful information here. I’m sending it to some friends!

    January 25, 2011
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  2. Olufemi said:

    Good article but I was unable to see your book. I will like you to talk or send me book on how to boost traffic to ones blog.

    February 3, 2011
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    • Jules said:

      Hi Olufemi, I’ve sent you the book.

      February 5, 2011
      Reply

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