Making Money Online is a really HOT phrase these days. It’s one of the most popular search phrases for on Google, MSN and
Yahoo! It conjures up images of being able to sleep in on a lazy, rainy Monday morning, or taking a leisurely stroll in the
park, knowing that your
the financial and personal freedom to work anytime, anywhere, anyway you want. But at the back of your mind, you’re asking
yourself, “Is it really that easy to set up an
considering joining the millions of folk who are clicking on the net hoping to make a quick buck, here are a couple of YES’s
and NO’s you need to know:
YES! – Setting up an
NO! – It’s what comes AFTER the setup that’s difficult. Other than the fact that your
everything else about running an
promotional campaigns. It takes hard (brain) work – initially at least!
I’ll be swamped with orders from all over the world!
NO! – Setting up a website is pretty much like building a hotel on an exotic island. You may have the best beaches,
services and products, but nobody’s going to know you exist until you shout it out to the world. That’s probably the hardest and most frustrating aspect of promoting an
Tons of people will visit my website!
YES! – If you have a VERY unique website, product or service, people will quickly pick up on it and you will see other websites and sources driving (people) traffic to your site.
NO! – One SEO (Search Engine Optimization) report estimates that Google well over 5 billion web pages a day! Yours is probably one of many thousands (if not millions) vying for that coveted top spot in search rankings for your category.
Unless you have professional SEO people looking into this for you or you are into SEO, you will probably be languishing in
page 20 or more for quite a while. Be prepared for this!
Making money online is dirt cheap
YES! – You can get by with free or cheap web hosting, free email, and a battery of free tools to run your
NO! – Eventually, as your
one where you will be competing with the big boys so you have to be prepared to invest in your
money to make money.
YES! – If you’re hardworking, persistent and you approach your
NO! – Statistics show that about 85 % of people who attempt to run an
YES! – Like I said, if you’re persistent, done your homework and invested in technology to automate your
NO! – Like every successful
Multiple streams of income IS possible
Too many people believe that building multiple streams of income is as easy as setting up a website. The truth of the matter is that it takes a conscious and consistent effort to make things work. Many people fall into the trap of trying to do too many things at once. They join a bunch of affiliate programs thinking that they’ll be able to work on all of them at the same time. Most successful Internet Entrepreneurs will tell you that the best way is to work on one specific