Ever wonder why a building number of new websites are created each day? According to Netcraft an Internet monitoring company that has tracked Web growth since 1995, a 100 million websites are available this 2006 with a 50 million increase the last 2 years. Netcraft`s Rich Miller said “"The bottom line is it`s much easier to create a Web site nowadays, and it`s much easier to make money with a Web site." One great way of creating money through a website -selling of goods and services!
The easiest part is probably
thinking of how to create money online. In any business if there is an idea of
what to sell whether a good or a service, selling of goods and services online
is quite easy. In a recent survey by Pew Internet, 67% of the 147 million
American internet users buy a product through the internet. Retailing online continues
to be a booming business. Total online sales reached approximately $89 billion
Here are some simple steps in making money from a web site. Create a website that is pleasing and informational. 78% of the American internet population researches a product or service before buying it. Upon creating a web site, look for a web hosts. There are thousands and thousands of web host company. In choosing a web hosting company, some companies already offer a shopping cart. Shopping carts are definitely an essential part if selling is involved. Next, the most important part in a web site is creating traffic- traffic of visitors. After all making money out of web sites is through the means of visitors and don’t expect visitors to know the site automatically. The secret to creating traffic is through major search engines. As ninety eight percent of the people that try to create online stores or shopping sites struggle because they don`t understand how to get a top ten ranking in the major search engines. Some of the major search engines are Google, Yahoo and MSN. Search for eight or ten words that are related and can be used for searching your new site. After researching for words related to the site, submit the web site to different search engines. These short ways in making money through a website is a good start to make money amongst the 100 million sites.
Websites have different uses, but why not make it as a road to make money. Be the 101st million web site holder that makes money. After all who does not want to make money out of even the simplest website? Make selling of goods and services as one great way of making money with a website!
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