Sunday, October 3, 2010

Internet Marketing, How To Make A Stable Online Income

Internet Marketing is one of the most popular search terms on Google today. Millions of people around the world are looking for ways to make money with internet marketing. This is probably the biggest obstacle in deciding what the best and most profitable way to make money online is.

Of course you need to do your research if you're just starting out, but there are many ways to make money online.
Even though the first thing I'm going to talk about is the quickest way to get started I must stress that there is no quick and easy way to make money online. Internet marketing is a science, which when learned and applies in a step by step manner can bring rich rewards.

Stay very clear of Get Rich Quick schemes.

It is like any other business, for example, an offline business takes time to set up. If you are going to open a shop you need to find property, maybe redecorate, buy the stock / inventory, employ staff, advertise and launch, etc.

If you are building a house it is likely to take months, or perhaps years to finish the project before you can even think of turning it into cash, not to mention the investment during the project.

Internet marketing is the same; it takes time to build an internet business that gives you a decent stable income. However, as I mentioned earlier, you're able to get started very quickly, you can start earning money almost immediately.

The best way to start is in affiliate marketing, there are thousands of companies that have affiliate programs where you can register for free and start selling their products immediately for a commission, these commissions vary according to the affiliate program and product.

For instance, if you sell golf balls as an affiliate you would need to sell a lot of golf balls to make a decent return. However, if you were selling an eBook as an affiliate you could get a huge commission of up to 75%.

You can create your own products, such as e-books (electronic books) that offer information on how to help people get the most out of their niche.

You can build your own website and sell affiliate products that fit the niche of your site.

You can create a list of email marketing; there are legitimate ways you can do that without spamming people, I hate spammers, so I never endorse it. You can do this by setting up a simple squeeze page.

You can also use PPC (Pay Per Click) advertising from Google, Yahoo and other search engines to promote your products which is by far the fastest easiest way to get targeted traffic to your site, this does costs money, and can sometimes be quite expensive, but you can set your own budget for as little as 0.50 cents per day.

The key to getting started is to take action, there is a lot to learn, I've been doing it for three years now and I'm still learning new things.

I love internet marketing and I love making money online but as I said it takes time. Take the time to build your Internet marketing company, so that in future, you have more time on your own to do the things you enjoy most. Mine is soccer, thanks for reading my article.

My name is Leo McMackin and I'm and Internet Marketer. You can visit my website, which offers free information on how you can start making money online today at