Being your own boss is something everyone desires to achieve.
With the advancement of technology, it has become really easy to start a business that too from anywhere. All you need is an internet connection and voila! you are ready to be an entrepreneur.
So we bring to you the top 5 online businesses that you can try your hands at this new year.
No matter how much people wrinkle their noses listening to the idea of being a full-time blogger, it still remains one of the best business idea to adapt if you have a thing for writing. There are bloggers earning as much as six-figures a month. All you have to do is figure out what people want to read and more importantly what you want to write. You can make money through advertising, affiliate links, info products or any number of other avenues once your blog is a hit.
Be an SEO consultant
If you have enough SEO skills and are well versed with the ins and outs of search engines and apps like google analytics then why not help people with it. Many small businesses are not really aware of the importance and impact of optimizing their online businesses for search engines. Educate those business owners on the power of SEO to help transform their websites into a more SEO-friendly property. Use your skills to show business owners how to read and use their analytics data in the right way, and how to properly use keywords and structure content to get more traffic to their site.
If you don’t have any idea and resources to sell your own products and services then why not sell someone else products and in return get paid. Word-of-mouth advertising is still a huge lead generator for many companies, and a lot of businesses are willing to share a portion of their profits with persuasive individuals who will promote their products to the public. So all you have to do is share their products on different sites or if you have a reputed site of your own and get paid for it.
Open an online store
Many offline business owners are sceptical about having an online store because they believe that it is complicated and they are not well acquainted with modern technology. So, they decide that they cannot do it. But as a matter of fact, there are ecommerce platforms out there that take care of all your business needs starting from establishing an online store to marketing and promoting your products that too at a very reasonable price.
Be a web designer
A website is the most important aspect of an online business. If designed poorly it kills the credibility of the business. So, if you are well versed with HTML and are creative enough then why not help the businesses out there by starting a web designing service. Put your skills to good use for business owners who want to take their online presence to the next level. Build a comprehensive portfolio, and then create your own website to show it off and attract a steady stream of clients.
So that’s all folks. Do give these online business ideas thought and let us know if you have any other ideas that you would like to share, in the comments section.
(Read here – The steps to start an online business)