Not sure which direction to take? Don’t worry, you’re not alone.
People want to know what’s the best way to make money online for beginners and we are here to help.
It’s no secret that there are hundreds of different ways to make money online. The way the internet is growing, soon everything will be done online.
But finding a plan to follow can be difficult, especially if your a complete beginner.
In this article, we will talk about what is the best ways to making money online for beginners. I’ll give you some tips on how to follow that path and achieve online success.
What’s The Best Way to Make Money Online?
I suggest that you try a few different things to find out what you like.
For example, I love affiliate marketing but maybe you’ll love something else like drop-shipping or building a list; everyone has different talents.
In the previous post, we talked about a selling on eBay. I admit selling second hand items on eBay is one of the best ways to make fast cash, but you can take it a step further and sell on Amazon as well.
It might not look like it, but a lot of people sell their second hand stuff on Amazon.
I personally like Amazon’s user interface more than eBay’s, it’s cleaner, and easier to understand. The categories are extremely helpful as well, and it’s easy to check out all the best sellers in different categories at a glance.
You can also use Amazon’s Fulfillment Center who acts as the perfect drop-shipper.
Sell Books on Amazon:
You don’t always have to sell physical products. There is a huge marketplace for digital products, eBooks, fiction and non-fiction.
It’s also very easy to create an author account and Amazon’s guidelines are not too strict, so you can publish anything that you desire.
Still, it’s important to keep in mind that the marketplace determines if your book will be a hit or miss, reviews are important.
The more positive reviews your book gets the higher it will rank in Amazon’s results. You can potentially achieve a best seller status in a short period of time, dominating your niche. But that’s easier said than done.
I have to admit I don’t know all the ins and outs of selling books on Amazon. I do know that it can be an excellent source of stable income and it can also provide you with a creative outlet.
Not Interested? Here’s Another Alternative…
Like I said, not everyone is interested in the same routes. Writing books for Amazon can definitely be fun for people who love to write and have a wild imagination.
Unfortunately most of us are not like that, don’t worry I have an alternative.
That’s the beauty of working online, there are always alternatives for you to explore, until you latch onto one model, work hard, and turn it into a legitimate source of income.
Affiliate Marketing is Perfect For Beginners:
It’s no secret that I’m a fan of affiliate marketing; it’s one of my favorite ways to make money online.
The problem is figuring out what type of model you want to pursue (and there are a lot). The standard model is to find a decent affiliate program that has a high commission rate.
This can take awhile. But it’s not as difficult as you might think, and there are affiliate programs in virtually every industry. Even anti-viruses have affiliate programs.
Why is affiliate marketing perfect for beginners?
Well, it’s simple.
You don’t need to make your own product. You simply have to promote your affiliate products and make sales.
Creating a Website, Promote Affiliate Products:
I recommend creating a website related to the product that you will promote.
Then publish as much targeted content as possible at your niche.
You could publish reviews of rival products. What you’ll find is as you publish keyword targeted articles, you’ll earn a steady stream of warm traffic.
Heck, you can even create videos and publish them on YouTube with affiliate links.
Once you make some sales, it won’t be long before you can scale up and re-invest.
Affiliate Marketing Is Best for Beginners:
I think affiliate marketing is awesome because all you do is focus on the marketing; all your attention is on marketing and no-where else.
You also have the least amount of RISK and COST with affiliate marketing! So that makes it perfect for beginners on a limited budget.
Unlike when you are the owner of a product, there are so many things that you need to focus on for everything to run smoothly, it can be hectic.
So for starters, keep it simple and create a niche based affiliate website.
Thanks for taking the time to read this article, have you sold products on Amazon before? Have you tried affiliate marketing before? What is the best way to make money online for beginners in your opinion?
Share your experience in the comment section below!