Copyright 2006 Jim Edwards
One of the most frequent questions I get goes something like
"I don't have a lot of money. How can I start an online business
or expose my existing online business to the world without
spending a fortune to do it?"
Basically, people want to know how they can exploit the power of
the Internet to grow their businesses with the least amount of
time, energy, effort and money.
My answer: Ride the coattails of the huge websites who've done
all the trailblazing you
People are Making Money Out of Thin Air
It is no secret that there are extraordinary opportunities for
making money on the Internet. The Internet is like a global
shopping mall that never sleeps. You can now purchase every type
of product and service imaginable online and people are shopping
24 hours a day 365 days a year. As more people become
comfortable with shopping online Internet sales will only
continue to increase.
The Internet is not only giving people greater access to buy
Creating a drop shipping business is not that difficult.
If you understand the basics of running a business, drop
shipping is only a hop, skip & a jump away. However, the
computer industry can be very competitive. Thats why its good to
offer a lot of value added type accessories, such as "computer
cables". There isn't a lot of mark up in computers, but
typically there is a little extra margin in the accessories.
Printers, peripherals, cables, etc.
The first step to drop shipping, is to establ
Building a web site often can lead to interesting deviations
caused by practicalities and changes in perspective. This is
okay so long as you keep things simple for prospects.
Many business owners unintentionally erect barriers between
themselves and their customers when it comes to the site sales
process. Simple mechanisms can be put in place to remove these
barriers. A business owner that is always looking for new ways
to connect with potential customers often finds his or her
If you want to build an online store quickly then
Yahoo! Store is the most established storefront system
for nowadays. Yahoo
Store is a complete Online Store Solution for businesses
of any size. For the various reasons, Including:
* Create your store quickly and start selling. * Flat monthly
fee. * Yahoo Store can easily be built, updated and modified as
needed - it is very flexible. * Option to Participate in Yahoo!
Shopping. * 24 hour toll-free customer support * Easy-to
The other day I received an email from a guy asking whether we
could build his eCommerce website. Since Rusbiz is a company
which has a full service web solutions development department, I
sent him our executive brochure by email and asked if I should
send him our website building checklist. The answer I received
was "Can I work directly with your web programmer and tell me
what your hourly rate is?" I wrote him back that there is no
problem in working with the programmer, but we use a
In order to run a successful eBay or online store business, you
need a quality product.
But the one problem with trying to find a wholesale or
dropshipping product is the prevalence of scams. As a result,
many people risk getting ripped off by websites that offer bogus
So before you go out and try to find a product at a wholesale
discount, you should follow a few simple rules. When you are
looking at a wholesale source, you should look for:
* A large selection of items th
Copyright 2006 Christine Darrington
One of the most wonderful opportunities for bloggers and
webmasters has got to be Google's Adsense program. Recently I
discovered yet another easy technique for boosting traffic on
one of my websites where I use Google's Adsense program to
produce revenue. More traffic of course means more clicks!
If you want to improve on your results, tracking is vital.
Without tracking, it's like you're walking in the dark. Things
are harder to find and most likely your
Copyright 2006 Mark Nenadic
Search engine optimization is a phrase that is bandied about
every day on the Internet. In the decade since the Internet
superhighway began to generate as much if not more business than
hanging out a shingle, search engine optimization has become a
vital and growing field.
So how does one make a web page compliant with search engine
optimization? One method is search engine copywriting. The copy
is generated based on the idea that it reads well for someone
How many customers could you be losing with confusing forms and
difficult ordering processes? You may not realize it's
confusing, difficult, or even full of errors until one potential
customer makes a complaint. While one may complain, others won't
even bother to seek out the answer to the problem and move on to
Different people like to purchase in different ways. Some like
personal contact and will email you orders or have no problems
filling out a form to be contacted for p