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Internet Business: How To Get Your Business On The Internet And Make Money

Apr 24, 2008
You want to start an Internet business. You either already have a great business idea, or you have no clue what you want to do to make money on the Internet. To make matters worse, you know little to nothing about computers, nothing about the Internet, nothing at all about how to build a website, html, keywords, or what to do to get started.

So, what's standing in your way of making money in your own Internet business is your lack of knowledge about how to get your business online, and not having access to all the tools you need to get your business on the Internet.

Whether you're a beginner, or you have some knowledge about business, the key to getting your business on the Internet and making money boils down to understanding how the Internet works, and having all the right tools at your disposal.

Getting your business on the Internet will require you to possess some skills that are different from a "real world" business. That's because your business will be in cyberspace.

For example, with an offline business, you come up with a business idea, get your product, and then market it via classified ads, radio, television, mail order, catalogs, postcards, flyers/circulars, etc.

But the difference between an offline business and an Internet business, is that you will need to have a location on the Internet -- an Internet address for your website for you to market your products and services to the world. And how most people will find your business will mainly be through the search engines using keywords that they put in the search engine box when searching for specific information.

That means, having an Internet business, and the ability to make money will depend on your success in driving targeted traffic to your website. It will require you to think like an information seeker, a person who is constantly looking for information on the Internet, and what words he would use when searching on particular topics.

So your ability to get your business on the Internet, will require you to know:

1) Some html to design or modify a website

2) How to find a hosting company to host your website or how to purchase web space)

3) How to upload files to your host server

4) How to find people who are interested in your product or service

5) How to market your product on the Internet

6) How to select and use keywords

7) How to setup and use autoresponders to build your business

8) How to build an e-mail list of repeat customers

9) How to create links, download links, and more

To get your business on the Internet and make money, you will need to be knowledgeable about these things, and how they fit into the success of your Internet business.

You need a comprehensive and detail guide to getting your business on the Internet and how to make money. Using the search engines can be time-consuming, as there are several tools you need to build an Internet business and make money.

Yes, it is very exciting to start an Internet business, but you must know how to use the tools you need to get your business on the Internet, as well as making money on the Internet.
About the Author
For further details, read "The Entrepreneur's Guide To Making Money Online" at: The Entrepreneur's Guide To Making Money Online . Debra Davis is the Associate Marketing and Communications Director for http://www.SuccessLearningNow.com, which sells unique success learning e-books, video learning e-books, and instant Internet businesses for entrepreneurs, you won't find anywhere else, online or off.
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