I always say that making money online isn’t hard – but it requires hard work. Hard work like trying to find out the best way to do certain things and how to really expand, and succeed. If I had to start all over again I’d do a lot of things differently – and I mean a lot of things. But we all have to suffer our own setbacks to really appreciate how far we’ve come. (Or so I’m told at least;-) So here’s what I would do if I was completely new to making money online.
As a matter of course when I set up my blog I put in a stat counter. These are available for free all over the web, and by injecting a line of code into your web page or blog you can get fairly sophisticated results as to how many visits you get and for how long the person visited. I never really looked at those stats due to the fact that business and other web development which I considered more important were taking up all my time.
Even though blogs are one of the latest trends on the Internet, and are growing in number by leaps and bounds, there is still a lot of confusion about what they are and why we should use them.
blogs ARE MAGNETS FOR SEARCH ENGINES: Go on, get on to Google and, whatever topic you search, you’ll inevitably see that the search engines have thrown up a number of blogs in the top ten results. This is because blogs are constantly showing fresh, new and key word friendly content just like your web pages should; that’s a Blog’s very reason for being. Imagine the value to you of having your own Blog pop in the top end of search results. The ubiquitous search engines clamor to highlight fresh, appropriate content – they love it. Constantly re-newed and freshened What did you do today? leave stale, ageing (and rarely updated) web sites for dead.
That is why most of them keep having problem and just can’t get started. Solution? Get blogging software that helps you do the groundwork and handle all the jargons/complexities while you work on the home front. With such blogging software, you don’t have to fiddle with those complex stuffs. Everything will be handled for you.
With the increased acceptance and success of online blogs dating, more and more sites have popped up. Just in the past few years, we have seen a boom in the number and types of sites available. And, those sites have really improved their functionality, offering the users more options for searching and communicating.
There are hundreds of thousands of people looking for “shortcuts” and “tips” and “hacks” to getting “free traffic” to make their journey to an online income easier. Of course, making money online is simple.
Make Money Online blog readers are tech savvy. They know about twitter, they know about RSS feeds, and they know about podcasts. Therefore giving you more options to communicate posts to your readers.