You may be wondering:
How long does it take to make money online?
Can I really generate full time income working from home?
I have doubts but right now I don't have a choice.
Something has to change.
Here are a few tips to get started
1. Start blogging
Completing the first sale sounds straightforward enough, yet the optimism and reassurance it brings can make it the biggest turning point in the life of your business.
If you aren’t already running a blog associated with your store or product, then you’re missing out on the limitless potential of content marketing.
By producing free, valuable content, you will create trust in your brand and keep people informed. Blogging also gives you something to share on social media and helps you rank in search engines.
A simple yet highly effective way to get started with content marketing for your business is to think of all the starting-point queries people have about your products and industry. Using your blog, you can answer these queries as individual articles.
2. Build and Email List
Building up an email list for marketing purposes is absolutely essential.
In fact, according to research by MarketingSherpa, 60% of marketers polled found that email marketing produced an ROI for their company (32% believe it will eventually produce an ROI). When asked what the estimated ROI from email marketing programs for the company were – the overall group reported 119% – a figure that’s tough for any online store owner to ignore.
3. Begin Tweeting on Twitter
Twitter’s beautiful simplicity is what makes it one of the most effective ways to engage with your target market. An excellent method for finding potential customers is to proactively search for people tweeting questions about your industry and reach out to them in a helpful way.
The idea is not to pitch or even mention your products – just be helpful. For example, when Gary Vaynerchuk was running Wine Library, he would search “Chardonnay” on Twitter and find people asking related questions. All he did was offer advice; he never pitched. ...... continue reading....25 Ways to Make Your First Online Sale