What Works Online?
Genuine, Reputable, Online Business Opportunities – and How to Find Them
I have been working online from home since 1998, full-time since 2004. From my experience, a proven way to find a reputable, legitimate online business is to make sure it is one that has shown it’s ability to overcome obstacles and continue to earn money for it’s participants over at least three years.
There are many, many legitimate home businesses online today. There are literally 100s of ways that you can legitimately earn money online with 1000s of different businesses. It is a fact that most businesses fail within 3 years of starting. This applies to offline and online businesses.
So, the first thing you should do when contemplating joining a home business is to check how long this business has been online. The great thing about the Internet is that you can put a companies’ name into Google or any other major search engine and you will find information about the company, usually written by independent observers. The best place to look for this info in on the various online discussion forums. There you will find out exactly what businesses are legitimate and which are merely scams designed to rob you of your hard earned cash.
In spite of what you may have heard, the web is NOT full of scam artists. I have to say that in my whole time online, having enetered my credit card information 100s of times, I have yet to have a problem. As long as you ensure that you are dealing with reputable businesses, you do not need to worry. You do that by avoiding the tendency to rush into anything without first doing some research.
Once you have done your due diligence and are happy that you are actually dealing with legitimate companies then there are other tips that will set up off to a good start and ensure your future success.
My advice to anyone setting up a business online is to actually get your own website. To register your own business name, your domain, is less than $10 per year and the web hosting can be bought for as little as $5 per month. This becomes YOUR business. So any work you do on this site or Internet marketing to improve it’s web presence is going to benefit you long term.
If you decide to join a different company and market their products or network marketing program, without your own site, you are NOT in control. If this company goes bust, your business disappears with it. Can you see the difference?
I am an affiliate marketer, meaning I almost exclusively market other peoples’ products BUT I sell them from my own site. I market MY site primarily, not theirs.
When you have your own site – for instance a website promoting many different business opportunities – AND one company goes out of business, you still have many left to promote from your website. The work on YOUR website you do today will benefit you well into the future.
You will have the power to do as you please with your business and take it in whichever direction you feel is best. Don’t put all your eggs in one basket, so to speak.
The fantastic thing about setting up a profitable business online is that you do not have to invest much cash. There are actually people who will set up your business for you for a ridiculously low price. In fact, once you have paid for your domain name and hosting – for a few dollars – they will do the set up for free. Click here for an example of such an opportunity.
In conclusion, the best way to find a proven home based business is to do the research, take the leap in an opportunity that other are actually making money with and also take control of your own Internet future by investing in your own site. This is how I have done it, and from my experience how the most successful people online have taken their business forward.
I’d love to hear from you, with any comments or questions. Don’t hesitate to contact me today.
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