Checklist for Starting an Online Business

Starting an online Business is a great option for a career. However it is a misunderstood term. Let’s break down what does online business mean.

Online – Anything that needs internet.

Business- Means of earning.

Here is what Google thinks.

Online business simply means communicating with people through internet and earn money by selling services or products to them.

However there is a misconception in the minds of the people that Online business is something that can be a means to quick money by little effort. This couldn’t be further away from the reality.

Online business Does not mean more money in less work. It takes a long time to set up a business online.

If you choose to do your online business from home, it will only save your transport and office rent. But the effort and time will be required. The commitment and professionalism have to be up to the industry standards.

Hence, The words work from home or online business shouldn’t be synonymous with easy work and more money

Lets move on to the starter kit for an online business.

1. Decide the product or service you want to sell. Sort out the permissions and sourcing.

2 Analyse yourself and check where you stand according the current industry standards.

3. Start building up an online audience. Online audience includes your social media and newsletter subscribers.

4. Start engaging with your audience through quality content allied to the business you will be starting.

5. Build your website. This will be the home for your business.

6. Register in all possible local, national and international directories.

7. Launch your business to your audience.

8. Run ads for promotion.

9. Improvise and keep improving as you grow.

Download 20 awesome work from home ideas for new Lady Boss Entrepreneurs. Free!

Click here to read all the tips on journey of a content

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.