The Intrigue never ends…
This is an issue that has been eluding many people for a long time now. Is Internet Marketing real? Is it really possible to make money online? What are the chances? How much money can I make Online? …and many other questions about Internet Marketing is what newbies and experienced marketers alike – at times – ask themselves.
Scams are every where!
Equally, there are as many scams as there are real income opportunities. The difference is in the research. You need to separate the good stuff from the bad stuff which can be very difficult. A lot of experienced marketers have been making huge real income online for years now. In fact, many have been making six figure incomes. Of course, if you are not experienced, you won’t make that income. Sorry to say that, but you just need to be real and think several dollars.
Internet Marketing is not a walk in the park. You need to think 100 dollars, then 2,3,4,5 and so on and so forth…
What a powerful tool…?
Internet is a powerful tool that arrived with the advent of information technology. About 2 billion people worldwide use the internet. Moreover, there are millions of companies online selling wide variety of products and services. A large chunk of these companies have affiliate programs that offer individuals the opportunity to sell products on their behalf. The best part is that you get a certain percentage of commission for every product you sell. You don’t have to be a guru to do this. Again it doesn’t mean it’s easy.
Important Tools that You May Need
There are important tools you require. You need a blog or a website to advertise these products. A blog is a platform that you post interesting and helpful articles to internet users. You need content to pull traffic to your blog. There-in, you will be required to put the product you have opted to sell.
Some companies will pay you per click on the product link depending on the type of traffic on your blog. The more clicks you get, the more income you generate. You can get a free blog at blogger.com or wordpress.com or other websites and try your luck in Internet Marketing.
You can also create your own website that you’ll be sending traffic to and alert your visitors about the product. In some instances, it’s free to open a website while other sites charge you a small fee for opening one for you. It depends on the varying services they offer. For instance, you may need to pay for a domain (web address) and hosting or only one of the two. You may also get them for free though it can be quite difficult to succeed with a free website.
Yes… you do have options…
As if that’s not enough, you can also sell tangible products or services of your own if you like. This is possible through your own blog or website. You may also wish to pay some fee to famous websites to advertise the products or services for you. Some of the stuff you can sell are articles, e-cards, e-books, tangible books, CDs and more.
In conclusion, the internet offers a huge and real opportunity to make a real income. With so many real opportunities and scams lying around, you need to do a thorough research before you delve into Internet Marketing. Don’t believe the hype of “Make $2500 a week!” or “Mum makes $500 daily working at home, you can too!” Except if you are ready to be fleeced! You just need to separate the grain from the chaff and you are good to go.